Assembly type

What is Assembly type?

Assembly type meaning Each assembly is characterized by a fabricator, rod-array size, and model type. An eight-digit assembly type code is assigned to each assembly type based on certain distinguishing characteristics, such as the number of rods per assembly, fuel roddiameter, cladding type, materials used in fabrication, and other design features.

 

reference: Glossary – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

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