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Nb3Sn conductor development programme for superconducting coils for the European Fusion Programme

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The major part of the program involves the industrial fabrication of long lengths of full-size conductors and the manufacturing of test coils that will be thoroughly tested in a single test facility (TOSKA, at KfK Karlsruhe, Germany). A total of 3.5 km of 40-kA conductor is required to form circular model coils with an inner bore of 2 m and a peak field of over 13.5 T. Short (5-m) lengths of full-size 40-kA conductors have been manufactured. The present results on the industrial fabrication of 12-T, 40-kA cable-in-conduit conductors for the Next European Torus (NET) indicate that the machine design criteria can be satisfied and that the conductor is suitable for large-scale industrial fabrication

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Magnetics, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:27 ,  Issue: 2 )