Mixing Fuel – Part 2 (Sealing and baking reactor cores)

How to pre-treat, fill and seal fuel cores in 10 simple steps: Pre-bake empty fuel core in oven at 800C for 30 minutes to remove moisture and de-gas. (You can do this in your reactor or – as we do – in a small furnace.) Allow fuel core to cool down to room temperature. Carefully funnel prepared fuel mix into core. (If you want, add a gas such as dry Hydrogen into the core) Squeeze…

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