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08-09-2005, 06:24 PM
i like a navigational challenge now and then any narrow shallow dangerous areas i could transit ?
08-09-2005, 07:22 PM
There is this crabbing bay I know out in the Hamptons... :-j
08-09-2005, 09:56 PM
I wish I could attempt to transit the Bosporus submerged. That's as shallow as they get. I always wanted to try that since I read Patrick Robinson's "Nimitz Class". :up:
08-09-2005, 11:29 PM
I am working on an idea for a scenario with narrowish straits and a channel through ice. :lol:
Anyone know such area/s ?
Canadians and Ruskies - help.
08-10-2005, 12:46 AM
Aarrrrgh... there's a lake near here where the seaweed is so thick it's like sailin' through clay. I've clogged many a jet-ski intake in that thar lake. 'Tis no place for submarines though... Arrrgh... :arrgh!:
08-10-2005, 01:12 AM
:D I can find the Sargossa Sea . ;)
08-10-2005, 07:36 PM
laptev sea and kara sea in the russian far north near novaya zemlya also the bearing straight transit thats a challenge and a half shallow waters big burgs 90% ice very tough ive only done the transit 4 times its bloody hard
08-11-2005, 01:29 AM
:D :up: :cool:
08-11-2005, 01:31 AM
Straits of Malacca are very narrow, still home to lots of pirate activity, and once you make the transit successfully, has some nice liberty ports for your crew in Thailand!
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