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- 1) Prepares fuel elements for use in nuclear reactors or radiographic measuring and detecting devices, performing any combination of following tasks: Strings fuel cells on wire or rod, using tweezers, safety gloves, and radiation shield or box.
- 2) Enlarges hole in cell as necessary for precise fit, using reamers, files, scrapers, and emery cloth.
- 3) Inspects completed assembly for flaws, such as burrs or faulty assembly.
- 4) Stacks prescribed number of assemblies in jig and slips ring or cap over end to form single fuel unit.
- 5) Cleans inside of metallic tubes, using ultrasonic wand, preparatory to filling with liquid fuel solution.
- 6) Mixes radioactive solution according to specifications and pours into tube, using remote-controlled slave manipulators.
- 7) Seals ends of tube by crimping cap or by spot welding cap to tube.
- 8) Inspects tubes for leakage, using mass spectrometer or disintegration counter.
- 9) Cleans exterior of tubes, using acetone and cloth or brush.
- 10) Packs tubes in cartons or lead containers for shipment.
- 11) Weighs completed assemblies or radioactive materials, using gram scale.
- 12) Keeps records of materials used, shipping data, and number of units assembled.
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