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Re: Torpedo turn radius and TDC
Posted by: Leif... ()
Date: April 19, 2002 07:00AM

Yes that might be it, the 20 yards turn being the radius when a torpedo is moving at a low speed. I don't know though if the torpedo runs at a lower speed while turning and then accelerates, or if the engine runs with full speed immediately..?

I've just found a number of 100m radius stated for one of those zigzaging torpedoes while doing one of their turns, and they are of course running at a fairly high speed.

Leif...

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Torpedo turn radius and TDC Leif... 04/02/2002 06:20AM
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Re: Torpedo turn radius and TDC Don Reed 04/18/2002 11:03AM
Re: Torpedo turn radius and TDC Don Reed 04/18/2002 04:19PM
Re: Torpedo turn radius and TDC Leif... 04/19/2002 07:00AM
Re: Torpedo turn radius and TDC Don Reed 04/20/2002 02:38PM
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Re: Torpedo turn radius and TDC Don Reed 04/26/2002 10:35AM
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