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Subject: Re: Recycling and using the (DU) (fission)
Date: Oct 21, 3:02 pm
Poster: Jim Lux

On Oct 21, 3:02 pm, Jim Lux wrote:

>>But if it is put in a fusor will it undergo fission & ignition!?!?
>>Or just make a dirty mess :-(

About 2 years ago, there was some discussion on this board of just that, with some cross section calculations. In general, you're not going to get that much..

U238(n,f) cross section isn't all that great...