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Re: U802 was the fwd deck modified for faster diving. Help please.
Posted by: Richard Cole ()
Date: January 21, 2018 02:14AM

Unfortunately I have forgotten the source, but the caption to a photo of the boat in a book said that the cut-away portion helped increase the diving speed from the weight of the water helping to push the nose down.

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U802 was the fwd deck modified for faster diving. Help please. Colin Gibson 01/15/2018 12:37PM
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