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12-31-2007, 12:58 PM
If it's true that the majority of the S boats did not have TDC, what method of firing do you use?
I guess...alot :D
My god, I look like Charlie Sheen!
12-31-2007, 02:05 PM
My god, I look like Charlie Sheen! http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b173/digital_trucker/Smilies/smileW.gif
12-31-2007, 02:11 PM
You might start here to do it the way they really did:
Also there is some evidence that even the early fleet boats didn't have a TBT until 1943, or even 1944:
(note that 'Torpex752' is the same Frank Kulik who wrote the Valor At Sea article, and also one of the very first SubSim members)
01-01-2008, 07:26 AM
I wrote a tutorial to explain how to quickly calculate the deflection angle with the SACF, but it can also be done with any slide ruler that has a Sine scale :up: You can get it here: http://files.filefront.com/No+TDC+Tutorial+for+S+Bospdf/;8261928;/fileinfo.html
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