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Radiological and toxicologial assessment of an external heat (burn) test of the 105 mm cartridge, APFSDS-T XM-744
R. L Gilchrist
by Dept. of Energy, Pacific Northwest Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service] in Richland, Wash, [Springfield, Va
Written in English
|Statement||by R. L. Gilchrist, G. B. Parker, J. Mishima|
|Series||PNL ; 2670|
|Contributions||Mishima, J., joint author, Parker, G. B. 1949-, United States. Dept. of Energy, Pacific Northwest Laboratory|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 27 p. :|
|Number of Pages||27|
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Radiological and toxicologial assessment of an external heat (burn) test of the mm cartridge, APFSDS-T XM (PNL) Unknown Binding – January 1, by R. L Gilchrist (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: R. L Gilchrist. Title: Radiological and toxicological assessment of an external heat (burn) test of the MM cartridge, APFSDS-T, XM The potential radiological and toxicological hazard of depleted uranium aerosol release was investigated.
This type of release might arise from accidents with XM ammunition involving great heat. Radiological and toxicologial assessment of an external heat (burn) test of the mm cartridge, APFSDS-T XM Author: R L Gilchrist ; G B Parker ; Mishima, J., ; United States.
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