Friday, September 23, 2016

Looks like one of those high tech Chinese subs

The little windows are just so cute.


6 comments:

  1. The conning tower placement and look of the boat suggests that it's a Chinese version of a Russian Kilo Class. But what do I know?

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  2. Yep, and the conning tower is OUTSIDE of the pressure hull so the windows would not compromise hull integrity..............

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  3. Depending on the trim characteristics of the boat, the windows in the conning tower might be useful when snorkeling. You can send a sacrificial goat up there to see how much water there is between the top of the sail and the surface.

    Of course, these days, a snorkel is not much more than a target.

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  4. denis the blacksmithSeptember 23, 2016 at 1:31 PM

    do the windows slide open so they can get some sea breeze? ( a rhetorical question, please do not shoot me!)

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  5. I know nothing about subs, so can someone tell me if it is going down or coming up, and what those little windows are for? (mine is not a rhetorical question, so if you want to shoot, it appears there is a target rich environment at the blacksmith's)...

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    1. Coming up, and they sit inside out of the weather and look out when making way on the surface.

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