[ RadSafe ] Cameco

Geo>K0FF GEOelectronics at netscape.com
Tue Jul 8 12:22:16 CDT 2008

A couple of listmembers who are familiar with these shipments correct my 
assumption that the spacing might have to do with neutrons, but rather they 
are quite heavy and are spaced out, over the axels, to distribute that 
weight. Thanks for the update.

George Dowell
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Geo>K0FF" <GEOelectronics at netscape.com>
To: "'Radsafe (E-mail)'" <radsafe at radlab.nl>; "Dan W McCarn" 
<hotgreenchile at gmail.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 08, 2008 9:34 AM
Subject: [ RadSafe ] Cameco

> Notice how the fissile material is transported, the two canisters are far 
> apart, compared to less enriched material, which is stacked close together 
> on the truck.
> I took all these pictures.Since this trip my mobile lab also includes 
> neutron detection.
> http://www.qsl.net/k0ff/Road%20Rad%20Finds/In%20KY/
> George Dowell
> New London Nucleonics Lab
> Message ----- 
> From: "Dan W McCarn" <hotgreenchile at gmail.com>
> To: "'Radsafe (E-mail)'" <radsafe at radlab.nl>
> Sent: Monday, July 07, 2008 3:18 PM
> Subject: RE: [ RadSafe ] Iraqi Uranium
> Hi:
> That's where Cameco processes the yellowcake into purified UO3 at Blind 
> River and converted to UF6 at Port Hope.
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