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Marshall
Marshall
17:55 Aug-05-2009
Industrial Radiography

I have found different exposure times for Cobalt 59 to become unstable (Co60) in a nuclear reactor from >4 days to years. Could anyone point to a reference to the exposure time.

Thank you in advance.

    
 
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Phil
NDT Inspector, Radiation Safety
BINDT, MIAQP, United Kingdom, Joined Mar 2009, 151

Phil

NDT Inspector, Radiation Safety
BINDT, MIAQP,
United Kingdom,
Joined Mar 2009
151
23:10 Dec-21-2009
Re: Industrial Radiography
In Reply to Marshall at 17:55 Aug-05-2009 (Opening).

Hi Marshall,

Just come across your question and do not understand what you are asking. Do you want exposure times for Co60, or how long it takes for Co59 to become Co60 in a Nuclear Reactor, could you clarify your question so we on the forum may be able to answer you.

Regards,

    
 
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