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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1905 on: June 28, 2017, 06:28:11 PM »
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1906 on: June 28, 2017, 06:31:27 PM »
It's good to have a second island. Makes Kamikazes all cross-eyed so they miss.
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1907 on: June 28, 2017, 06:32:50 PM »
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HMS Queen Elizabeth on second day sea trials, escorted by HMS Sutherland and HMS Iron Duke

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1908 on: June 28, 2017, 06:34:27 PM »
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HMS Queen Elizabeth from the bridge of HMS Iron Duke

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"you don't look at the mantelpiece when you're poking the fire" - Bawb

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1909 on: June 28, 2017, 06:36:40 PM »
Funny... I remember HMS Iron Duke being a bit... larger. What say you Bawb? Is it just me?

Still, one cannot have enough miniguns mounted on one's rails.
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« Reply #1910 on: June 28, 2017, 06:37:21 PM »
Yeah, that's not exactly Jellicoe's flagship.
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1911 on: June 28, 2017, 07:01:21 PM »
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Shipbuilders use a torque wrench to tighten a stud for the tail cap on a propeller shaft for Gerald R. Ford (CVN78) , October 2013

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1912 on: June 28, 2017, 07:04:43 PM »
"45 minutes of pooping Tribbles being juggled by a drunken Horta would be better than Season 1 of TNG." - SirAndrewD

"you don't look at the mantelpiece when you're poking the fire" - Bawb

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1913 on: June 28, 2017, 07:32:27 PM »
^Michael Bey saw that, thought about his next T-film, and just splooged.
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1914 on: June 29, 2017, 03:56:21 AM »
Funny... I remember HMS Iron Duke being a bit... larger. What say you Bawb? Is it just me?

Still, one cannot have enough miniguns mounted on one's rails.

It does seem to have shrunk a little, yes.
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1915 on: June 29, 2017, 10:50:07 AM »
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Italian submarine Todaro-class/U-212A loading a 533 mm WASS Black Shark torpedo

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1916 on: June 29, 2017, 10:51:30 AM »
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USS Dwight D. Eisenhower pulling into Halifax harbour June 27 2017

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1917 on: June 29, 2017, 10:51:40 AM »
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Italian submarine Todaro-class/U-212A loading a 533 mm WASS Black Shark torpedo


lol - it isn't going to carry many of them, eh?  :idiot2:
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1918 on: June 29, 2017, 10:58:51 AM »
The pressure hull is bigger than you'd think from the photo. According to Wikipedia, the Todaro/212s can carry up to 13 torps.
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #1919 on: June 30, 2017, 10:13:27 AM »
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The aircraft carrier Enterprise (CVAN 65) turns sharply to starboard while undergoing tactical maneuvers during a shakedown cruise in the Atlantic Ocean

"45 minutes of pooping Tribbles being juggled by a drunken Horta would be better than Season 1 of TNG." - SirAndrewD

"you don't look at the mantelpiece when you're poking the fire" - Bawb

"Can’t ‘un’ until you ‘pre’, son." - Gus