This paper presented the scaling evaluation of the two-phase natural circulation process between an assumed nuclear power plant and three test facilities with full pressure simulation and three different height scales, which were 1:2, 1:3 and 1:4. The Hierarchical Two-Tiered Scaling (H2TS) Methodology was adopted. By top-down scaling analysis, several characteristic time ratios were obtained, and then the calculation method of the scaling distortion were investigated. It has been found that the dominant processes in two-phase natural circulation can be well preserved no matter what the height scale is.

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