United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

ACCESSION #: 9902030192


Swagelok [Registered Trademark]

Swagelok Company
29500 Solon Road, Solon, OH 44139
Phone: 440-248-4600
Fax: 440-349-5970

FACSIMILE COVER SHEET

Date: January 29, 1999

To: Document Control Desk
Office Of Reactor Regulation
Washington DC

From: Bruce Flusche/Technical Service

Total Pages: 2


Subject: Possible 10CFR21 notification

This is a preliminary notification of a possible material defect in a Swagelok pipe fitting tee, part number SS-6-T. We became aware of this on January 28, 1999. The defect is a crack in the center of the forging. We are continuing our analysis of the part and will provide further details in accordance with NRC timetables. A drawing of the part follows.

Following are the two utilities to whom we have sold these parts:

Public Service Electric & Gas Hancocks Bridge, NJ
Nuclear Dept Material Center
P.O. # P2 0965486 1000
20 pcs, SS-6-T
Product ID R27GE0123B
S. C. Electric & Gas Co. VC Summer Station
Highway 215
Jenkinsville, SC 29065
P.O.# SR 702966
3 pcs. SS-6-T
Product Id R27GE01238

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTE: This cover sheet and the documents accompanying it contain confidential information that belongs to the sender and is legally privileged. The information is intended only for, use by the recipient named above. If you are not the intended recipient, be aware that any disclosure, copying, distribution, or use of its contents is prohibited. If you have received this communication in error, please contact the sender immediately.

This document and enclosure does not contain any proprietary or confidential material per phone conversation with the author of this report, Bruce Flusche, February 8, 1999.


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U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Operations Center Event Report

General Information or Other (PAR) Event# 35329
Rep Org: SWAGELOK COMPANY Notification Date/Time: 01/29/1999 16:04 (EST)
Supplier: SWAGELOK COMPANY Event Date/Time: 01/28/1999(EST)
  Last Modification: 01/29/1999
Region: 3 Docket #:
 
City: SOLON Agreement State: No
 
County: License #:
 
State: OH
 
NRC Notified by: BRUCE FLUSCHE (FAX) Notifications: DAVID SILK R1
 
HQ Ops Officer: CHAUNCEY GOULD BRIAN BONSER R2
 
Emergency Class: NON EMERGENCY VERN HODGE NRR
 
10 CFR Section: 21.21
UNSPECIFIED PARAGRAPH
  THE SWAGELOK COMPANY IS SUBMITTING A POSSIBLE 10CFR PART 21 NOTIFICATION BECAUSE OF A POSSIBLE MATERIAL DEFECT IN A SWAGELOK PIPE FITTING TEE, PART # SS-6-T. THE DEFECT IS A CRACK IN THE CENTER OF THE FORGING. THEY ARE CONTINUING THEIR ANALYSIS OF THE PART. THIS PART WAS SUPPLIED TO PUBLIC SERVICE ELECTRIC & GAS(20 PCS.) IN HANCOCKS BRIDGE N.J. AND SOUTH CAROLINA ELECTRIC & GAS CO., VC SUMMER STATION(3 PCS.) THE PRODUCT ID IS R27GE0123B.


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