Fig. 1. Schematic vertical section of the PIK reactor

 

 

 1 - vertical channel;
 2 - coolant inlet;
 3 - water pool;
 4 - biological shielding;
 5 - horizontal experimental beam channel;
 6 - core;
 7 - replaceable vessel;
 8 - heavy water reflector;
 9 - coolant outlet;
 10 - plug;
 11 - inclined experimental beam channel.

 

   Shown on the left are the distances from the floor of the experimental hall in meters.