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                        - Diagram of a Chain Reaction -
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                              - Diagram Outline -
                             ---------------------


                        [1] - Incoming Neutron
                        [2] - Uranium-235
                        [3] - Uranium-236
                        [4] - Barium Atom
                        [5] - Krypton Atom

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____________________________________________________________________________

                                  - Diagram -
                                 -------------

____________________________________________________________________________
                                       |
            [Uranium Detonator]        |         [Plutonium Detonator]

______________________________________|_____________________________________
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         :::::::::::::||||::'          |
          ``::::||||||||:''            |
              ``:::::''                |
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       [1] = Collision Point           |      [1] = Collision Point
       [2] - Uranium Section(s)        |      [2] = Plutonium Section(s)
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--

                             [Gravity Bomb Model]
                         ----------------------------
                        -> Cutaway Sections Visible <-



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    [14]------------------> `:____:::::::::::____:' <-----------------[14]
                              ```::::_____::::'''
                                     ~~~~~







============================================================================


                              - Diagram Outline -
                             ---------------------

                        [1] - Tail Cone
                        [2] - Stabilizing Tail Fins
                        [3] - Air Pressure Detonator
                        [4] - Air Inlet Tube(s)
                        [5] - Altimeter/Pressure Sensors
                        [6] - Lead Shield Container
                        [7] - Detonating Head
                        [8] - Conventional Explosive Charge
                        [9] - Packing
                       [10] - Uranium (U-235) [Plutonium (See other
diagram)]
                       [11] - Neutron Deflector (U-238)
                       [12] - Telemetry Monitoring Probes
                       [13] - Receptacle for U-235 upon detonation
                              to facilitate supercritical mass.
                       [14] - Fuses (inserted to arm bomb)


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                        - Diagram for Plutonium Bomb -
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                       [Gravity Bomb - Implosion Model]
                       --------------------------------
                        -> Cutaway Sections Visible <-


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                  _________________/______\_________________
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                 |/_______||/______________________________\|
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                        |_____________________________|
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    [12]------------------> `:____:::::::::::____:' <-----------------[12]
                              ```::::_____::::'''
                                     ~~~~~



============================================================================

                              - Diagram Outline -
                             ---------------------

                        [1] - Tail Cone
                        [2] - Stabilizing Tail Fins
                        [3] - Air Pressure Detonator
                        [4] - Air Inlet Tube(s)
                        [5] - Altimeter/Pressure Sensors
                        [6] - Electronic Conduits & Fusing Circuits
                        [7] - Lead Shield Container
                        [8] - Neutron Deflector (U-238)
                        [9] - Conventional Explosive Charge(s)
                       [10] - Plutonium (Pu-239)
                       [11] - Receptacle for Beryllium/Polonium mixture
                              to facilitate atomic detonation reaction.
                       [12] - Fuses (inserted to arm bomb)


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