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- Mon Jul 09, 2007 2:54 pm
- Forum: Naval Technology
- Topic: Real armour penetration
- Replies: 15
- Views: 8589
Did the 16" round that ended up in Jean Barts (fortunatly empty) secondary magazine go high order? Didn't at least one other round get into what would have been vital areas had she been at sea?
- Fri Jul 06, 2007 8:27 pm
- Forum: Hypothetical Naval Scenarios
- Topic: Graf Spee vs. Cumberland
- Replies: 19
- Views: 7307
tactically I think GS probably has an edge but strategically she doesn't. Odds are she would have to use up a large portion of her 11" ammo on Cumberland and even so may not sink her without resorting to torpedos. In return there is a good chance that Spee will take enough damage that her chance of ...
- Fri Jul 06, 2007 4:50 pm
- Forum: Naval History (1922-1945)
- Topic: Battleship Top Ten
- Replies: 626
- Views: 112844
... But if we discuss WWII's battleships only, then i ask myselfe how you can decide it? We have not so many battleship combats in this history. There is no combat between Iowa and Yamato :-) There is only Bismarck which sunks Hood and made 4 hits on PoW and recieved 3 hits by PoW. ... There are fe...