Author Topic: Torpedos!  (Read 500 times)

mcguire

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on: June 14, 2021, 02:43:24 PM
Or, well, torpedo-like objects. The Mark 14:







The only thing he misses, as far as I know, was that the magnetic trigger wouldn't work at all above or below 30° N or S due to the Earth's magnetic field becoming more vertical. (Thank you for that tidbit, Ship Killer.)

It's a cute little channel with a nice tour of the Nautilus.

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Reply #1 on: June 14, 2021, 04:42:10 PM
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=CPUc-cWAzBg

Air dropped torpedo.
Love the wooden dowels .

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"We've got the torpedo damage temporarily shored up, the fires out and soon will have the ship back on an even keel. But I would suggest, sir, that if you have to take any more torpedoes, you take 'em on the starboard side."   Pops Healy, DCA USS Lexington.


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Reply #2 on: June 14, 2021, 04:54:27 PM

Being able to Google shit better than your clients is a legit career skill.


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Reply #3 on: June 14, 2021, 05:16:58 PM
That's not hardly terrifying.

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Reply #4 on: June 14, 2021, 05:45:20 PM
That's not hardly terrifying.

It was not meant to be

Being able to Google shit better than your clients is a legit career skill.