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by Thorsten Wahl
Fri Oct 30, 2009 8:51 pm
Forum: Naval Weapons
Topic: Range and Penetration Table for the 38 cm SK C/34
Replies: 32
Views: 7993

Re: Range and Penetration Table for the 38 cm SK C/34

I forgot the upload :oops:
Differences SK38 Impactspeed.JPG
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by Thorsten Wahl
Fri Oct 30, 2009 6:58 am
Forum: Naval Weapons
Topic: Range and Penetration Table for the 38 cm SK C/34
Replies: 32
Views: 7993

Re: Range and Penetration Table for the 38 cm SK C/34

appended a Table with the Fall of Speed
The problems of difference I meant were on kilometres 4, 10, 13, 14, 20, 22 km

this sequence is also expected to be smoth in general

If you create a similar sequence from the pentration data you can see the same problem
by Thorsten Wahl
Thu Oct 29, 2009 7:25 am
Forum: Naval Weapons
Topic: Range and Penetration Table for the 38 cm SK C/34
Replies: 32
Views: 7993

Re: Range and Penetration Table for the 38 cm SK C/34

).. out of a 4 gun salvo 2 shots land normally in the area between 19.945 and 20.055 m and the other 2 shoots outside within gaussian distribution . small correction not 4 shot salvo but 4 single shots according to Bismarcks AVKS tests no salvo test were made, to identify salvo spreads, because lac...
by Thorsten Wahl
Wed Oct 28, 2009 8:38 pm
Forum: Naval Weapons
Topic: Range and Penetration Table for the 38 cm SK C/34
Replies: 32
Views: 7993

Re: Range and Penetration Table for the 38 cm SK C/34

It seems there are some misreadings from the chart entered into the penetration table Unbenannt.JPG attached you can see a samplechart with differences from every kilometer to the next "Striking velocity" this chart should bee smoth, but there are some "edges" so you could check and maybe correct if...
by Thorsten Wahl
Tue Oct 27, 2009 5:38 pm
Forum: Naval Weapons
Topic: Danger space, hitting space
Replies: 18
Views: 29629

Re: Danger space, hitting space

Nathan Okun Note that firing over BISMARCK/TIRPITZ bow or stern in raking fire eliminates most of this added layered protection (no sloped deck, no thick main belt (just a single vertical transverse bulkhead of reduced thickness), hull plating thin enough in front of the transverse bulkhead armor t...
by Thorsten Wahl
Tue Sep 15, 2009 7:15 pm
Forum: Bismarck General Discussion
Topic: Holland Shadows Bismarck Instead
Replies: 75
Views: 50627

Re: Holland Shadows Bismarck Instead

JtD wrote:A hit below the belt could reach and explode the magazines. That's a real possibility, as illustrated at Denmark Strait.
Bismarcks mgazines were not accessible by hits below the main belt
Only through the main belt and / or through the decks