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Ducimus
05-31-2006, 09:56 PM
Displacement: (tons)
IXD2: 1616 (sf) 1804 (sm)
Gato: 1825 (sf) 2410(sm)

Length: (m)
IXD2: 87.60
Gato: 95

Beam: (m)
IXD2: 7.5
Gato: 8.2

draft: (m)
IXD2: 5.4
Gato: 4.6


Power: (hp)
2 X 4400 (sf) 2 X 1000 (sm)
4 x 6500 hp (sf) 4 x 2740 hp (sm)

Speed: (knots)
IXD2: 19.2 (sf) 6.9 (sm)
Gato: 20.75 (sf) 8.75 (sm)

Range: (KM)
IXD2: 23700/12 (sf) 57/4 (sm)
Gato: 21,900/10 (sf) ??/4 (sm)

Torpedoes:
24 total - Tubes: 4 bow / 2 stern
24 total - Tubes: 6 bow / 4 stern

Crew:
IXD2: 55-63 men
Gato: 65-74 men

Max depth:
ca. 230 m (755 feet)
Ca. 90 m (300 ft) - yard rating, could go deeper

joea
06-01-2006, 03:32 AM
Yup, plus the ASW the tyep IXD2 might face will make the Gatto's task seem really easy. :yep:

Drebbel
06-01-2006, 04:35 AM
How about a "I do not know" option ? :D

Ducimus
06-01-2006, 11:39 AM
How about a "I do not know" option ? :D


In my excited zeal about the idea, i totally forgot about that. :rotfl: