This book was originally published in 1944 by the Bureau of Ordnance as Navpers 1085, AiSubmerged Torpedo TubesAi. Intended to familiarize submarine crews with the 21Ai Mark 32 to 39 torpedo systems, the book is richly illustrated with diagrams and photographs. In its pages youAill find a detailed explanation of the mechanisms and systems affiliated with underwater warfare, including firing mechanisms, interlock, flood and drain systems, and so on. Once classified AirestrictedAi, this book was recently declassified and is made available here for the first time. Some foldout pages have been reformatted, but care has been taken to preserve the integrity of the text.The complete firing system includes, in addition to the firing mechanism, an impulse tank which ... the pressure hull in some others, while in other submarines the forward tanks are mounted outside and Ita? aft tanks inside the pressure hull.
|Title||:||Torpedo Tube Manual|
|Author||:||U. S. Navy|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2009-02-01|