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Re: Use of metals in U boat pressure hulls
Posted by: Simon ()
Date: March 16, 2013 07:10PM

I am not sure about the Type IX but on the Type VIIC the pressure hull is between 16 mm and 18.5 mm. Its 16 mm at both the bow and stern casting and 18.5 mm around the CT.

Unsure if all the steel on the Type VIIC/41 is the same 21 mm.

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Use of metals in U boat pressure hulls wreckferret 03/16/2013 06:51PM
Re: Use of metals in U boat pressure hulls Simon 03/16/2013 07:10PM
Re: Use of metals in U boat pressure hulls SnakeDoc 03/17/2013 07:40PM
Re: Use of metals in U boat pressure hulls Scott Sorenson 03/18/2013 12:43AM
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