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Nonradioactive Tracer for Performance Tests of Steam Turbines in PWR Systems

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N. R. Deming, R. W. Feldman

Field Evaluations, Large Turbine Engineering, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Philadelphia, Pa.

J. Eng. Power 94(2), 109-114 (Apr 01, 1972) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3445633 History: Received July 21, 1971; Online July 14, 2010

Abstract

This paper reports on the experience gained by the authors in the use of a nonradioactive sodium tracer in limited-scope testing in power plants with nuclear steam supply systems. It shows this method is applicable to full-scale ASME Code testing of these units. Problems encountered in obtaining and handling water samples are discussed. The theory of the tracer method is reviewed and expanded application is explained.

Copyright © 1972 by ASME
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