ASTM WK36079

    Revision of E636 - 10 Standard Guide for Conducting Supplemental Surveillance Tests for Nuclear Power Reactor Vessels, E 706 (IH)

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    Active Standard: E636 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: E10.02 | Committee E10 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK36079

    1. Rationale

    E636 is being updated to account for the recent publication of Annex A17 of ASTM E1820-11, addressing fracture toughness tests at impact loading rates using precracked Charpy-type specimens.


    Keywords

    fracture toughness; irradiation; notch ductility; nuclear reactor vessels; surveillance (of nuclear reactor vessels)
    ; Irradiance/irradiation; Neutron flux/fluence; Nuclear reactor vessels--surveillance; Radiation exposure--nuclear materials/applications ;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    01-19-2012

    Technical Contact:
    Enrico Lucon

    Status:
    Draft Under Development