A fixed number of components and/or items, not all having the same basic name, which are used to detect, measure and/or compute radioactivity. They may or may not indicate simultaneously.
The last inventory check on this NSN was done on 07/27/2021. Due to rapid changes in inventory this may not be the current stock qty.
Apparatus based on the use of alpha, beta or gamma radiations for other use, nesoi
Apparatus based on the use of alpha, beta or gamma radiations, whether or not for medical, surgical, dental or veterinary uses, etc.
Laboratory testing instruments
Y - Indicates information is in the hazardous materials information resource system (hmirs).PMIC
A - Item does not contain precious metal.ADPE
- Represents items with no adp componentsCRITL
- The item does not have a critical feature such as tolerance, fit restrictions or application. nuclear hardness properties have not been determined (not valid for input).
061700 - Elec appliances/instruments noi
4 - Radioactive material (no label required)
658 - Electrical appliances, small
9 - Other or no special handling required (sh)
A - Shipment is not a consolidation and does not exceed 84 inches in any dimension.
H - Instruments/equipment/supplies for radio, communications, electrical, laboratory, etc. (includes signal corps)
W - Rating variable
Questions & Answers:
|What are the historical prices recorded for this stock number?|
|Historical data shows pricing from $3,802.50 to $6,337.50..|
|Does NSN 6665-01-222-1425 have a shelf life?|
|No. There is no shelf life applicable for this NSN.|
|What NATO entities are users of this NSN?|
|Department Of The Army, Slovenia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Spain, Australia, Canada, Republic Of Korea, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Denmark, and Greece|
|What is the NIIN of NSN 6665-01-222-1425?|
|012221425 or 01-222-1425|
|Does NSN 6665-01-222-1425 require demilitarization?|
|Yes - ITAR Controlled|
|What is the most recent solicitation for NSN 6665-01-222-1425?|
|No solicitations for this NSN.|
|When was this national stock number assigned to the federal catalog?|
|Dec 07, 1985|
Routes of entry: inhalation: no skin: no ingestion: no
reports of carcinogenicity: ntp: no iarc: no osha: no
health hazards acute and chronic: source material is enclosed and is
weakly radioactive and not a health problem unless
exposed.Skin: radioactive exposure of bare skin can result from
prolonged exposure.Ingestion: radioactive exposure of internal
organs can result from ingestion of metal thorium-232.Chronic
effects: prolonged exposure can be carcinogenic
explanation of carcinogenicity: prolonged exposure to source material
can be carcinogenic.
effects of overexposure: none specified.
medical cond aggravated by exposure: healing of pre-existing damaged
tissues may be prolonged.
First aid: none.
boiling pt: b.P. Text: 8132f,4500c
spec gravity: 18.95
solubility in water: insoluble
appearance and odor: thorium 232: soft metal with bright silvery luster
when freshly cut.
percent volatiles by volume: 0
Stability indicator/materials to avoid: yes
avoid contacts with chlorine, sulfur, phosphorous, and concentrated
stability condition to avoid: fire, physical damage.
hazardous decomposition products: none.
conditions to avoid polymerization: will not occur.
Waste disposal methods: dispose of in accordance with local, state and
disclaimer (provided with this information by the compiling agencies):
this information is formulated for use by elements of the department
of defense. the united states of america in no manner whatsoever,
expressly or implied, warrants this information to be accurate and
disclaims all liability for its use. any person utilizing this
document should seek competent professional advice to verify and
assume responsibility for the suitability of this information to their
Ingred name: thorium 232
fraction by wt: 100%
other rec limits: none recommended