Accession Number : AD0475229

Title :   TECHNIQUES FOR MEASURING THE QUALITY OF HIGH TEMPERATURE POTASSIUM VAPOR.

Descriptive Note : Quarter progress rept. no. 3, Sep-Nov 65.

Corporate Author : WESTINGHOUSE ASTRONUCLEAR LAB PITTSBURGH PA

Report Date : 15 DEC 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 65

Abstract : This report presents results of the initial steam tests and includes a discussion of the following items: investigation (based on experimental results) of internal heat transfer between various elements of the quality meter; preliminary evaluation of steam test results; design changes to the calorimeter to improve performance; experience with the half-size calorimeter; plans for continuing steam tests and an outline for potassium tests. (Author)

Descriptors :   *POTASSIUM, *VAPORS, *CALORIMETERS, INSTRUMENTATION, HEAT TRANSFER, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), STEAM, TABLES(DATA), HIGH TEMPERATURE, HEAT TRANSFER COEFFICIENTS, STABILITY, VACUUM, TEST METHODS.

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE