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by Matrose71
Fri Feb 26, 2010 3:24 pm
Forum: Hypothetical Naval Scenarios
Topic: 15in Up Gunned Gneisenau v 1939 Modernized Renown
Replies: 141
Views: 13487

Re: 15in Up Gunned Gneisenau v 1939 Modernized Renown

A'ight, I speculate the following could do it: USN 16"/45 Marks 5 & 8 (Colorados); USN 16"/45 Mark 6 (North Carolinas, South Dakotas); US 16"/50 Mark 7 (Iowas). Then there's the Italian navy's 15/50cal on the Littorios. In the IJN... I'll guess the Nagato/Mutsu's 16.1" gun could do the deed, and th...
by Matrose71
Fri Feb 26, 2010 2:44 am
Forum: Hypothetical Naval Scenarios
Topic: 15in Up Gunned Gneisenau v 1939 Modernized Renown
Replies: 141
Views: 13487

Re: 15in Up Gunned Gneisenau v 1939 Modernized Renown

@ @ yellowtail3 What a statement! You even know that SH/GS had the best vertical protection up to 18000-19000m from all BB's ever built? Tell me one BB shell that can go through 350mm straight belt 105mm slopes and 45mm torpedoshot at a range from 10000m up to 18000m? The german 15inch can go throug...