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How thick is a nuclear reactors wall? Fission reactor? Answered

Concrete and steel how thick?

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SteamdntBest Answer (author)2009-06-04

1/4 of an inch
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steel= 4 to 8 inches
concrete= 1.5 feet

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NachoMahma (author)2009-06-04

. Depends on the reactor. Any one of them in particular?

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no. just a fission reactor.

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killerjackalope (author)2009-06-04

I have a notion there's lead and heavy water involved in the construction as well, what I'm wondering is if you're planning on building one or breaking one...

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does it matter? i just need to know how many meters thick the case for the reactor is.

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