[ RadSafe ] Deconning Metal
andrewsjp at chartertn.net
Tue Mar 28 22:36:23 CST 2006
Cehn at aol.com wrote:
>I'm looking for recommendations on deconning DU off of metal. We're looking
>at sponge-jet systems, sand blasting, CO2 blasting and water blasting. The
>latter has the advantage of less airborne material. The metal is former DU
>munitions targets. Thanks in advance.
>Joel I. Cehn, CHP
>joelc at alum.wpi.edu
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I believe that the only effective means of removing DU from target
material will be by grinding or serious abbraiding. I don't think that
most of the listed systems will be effective. Sand blasting might be.
Good luck in your efforts. Please report on your successes or non-... .
John Andrews, Knoxville, Tennessee
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