Laboratory Investigation of a Leaking Type 316 Socket Weld in a Boron Injection Tank Sampling Line

  1. Jeremy T. Busby,
  2. Gabriel Ilevbare and
  3. Peter L. Andresen
  1. Hongqing Xu1,
  2. Steve Fyfitch1,
  3. Ryan Hosler1 and
  4. James Hyres2

Published Online: 26 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118456835.ch235

15th International Conference on Environmental Degradation of Materials in Nuclear Power Systems-Water Reactors

15th International Conference on Environmental Degradation of Materials in Nuclear Power Systems-Water Reactors

How to Cite

Xu, H., Fyfitch, S., Hosler, R. and Hyres, J. (2012) Laboratory Investigation of a Leaking Type 316 Socket Weld in a Boron Injection Tank Sampling Line, in 15th International Conference on Environmental Degradation of Materials in Nuclear Power Systems-Water Reactors (eds J. T. Busby, G. Ilevbare and P. L. Andresen), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey, Canada. doi: 10.1002/9781118456835.ch235

Author Information

  1. 1

    AREVA NP Inc., P.O. Box 10935, Lynchburg, VA 24506-0935

  2. 2

    Babcock & Wilcox, 2016 Mt. Athos Road, Lynchburg, VA 24504-5447

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 2 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118132418

Online ISBN: 9781118456835

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Keywords:

  • TGSCC;
  • stainless steel weld;
  • PWR

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background

  • Visual Inspection

  • Metallography

  • SEM/EDS of Crack Surface

  • Ferrite Measurement of the Weld

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion