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lathes onboard u boats??
Posted by: bedge ()
Date: February 14, 2018 01:09PM

Hi all i heard a story years ago about a lathe that was from a ww2 german U boat!!
having worked on uk subs from the 1950s i find it hard to believe a large machine tool would be taken to sea.
i always thought it was probably a lathe from a german ship yard that built u boats!? but you never know.
anyone know about this??
thank bedge

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lathes onboard u boats?? bedge 02/14/2018 01:09PM
Re: lathes onboard u boats?? Scott Sorenson 02/14/2018 03:50PM
Re: lathes onboard u boats?? Scott Sorenson 02/14/2018 05:08PM
Re: lathes onboard u boats?? bedge 02/15/2018 12:07AM
Re: lathes onboard u boats?? bedge 02/14/2018 09:47PM
Re: lathes onboard u boats?? Scott Sorenson 02/15/2018 03:36PM
Re: lathes onboard u boats?? bedge 02/27/2018 03:05PM


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