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Re: Submarine Images

Postby alienpew » 08 Feb 2020 10:28

Wish I had had that akula/typhoon photo Mike, way back when I was developing the kit.
It's also amazing in 2 other aspects, the props bosses with the, what I call ( ' bastard vortex actuators' ) which I seem to have got fairly accurate. I can't remember how !
Also those 'drunken' ? sailors on the ' quarterdeck' which appears to have ice on it, or at least looks very slippery with what appears to be water dripping off the edge, very scary ! but a great photo. Keep em comin'.

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Postby MikeJames » 15 Feb 2020 23:08

Two Type 671 (NATO designation Victor 2) class attack submarines in choppy conditions tied up at a wharf in the Polyarnny Inlet.

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Postby MikeJames » 20 Feb 2020 18:58

Surrendered German U-boat U776, Arrives at Westminster pier on the River Thames, near the Houses of Parliament London 1945

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Postby MikeJames » 01 Mar 2020 10:59

Virginia class SSN being rolled out.

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Postby MikeJames » 01 Mar 2020 11:50

The typical wake of an SSN during high speed surface running.

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Postby MikeJames » 01 Mar 2020 11:53

Oscar class submarines Omsk and Chelyabinsk

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and Smolensk and Voronezh

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Postby MikeJames » 08 Mar 2020 10:51

Seawolf class USS Connecticut (SSN-22)

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Postby MikeJames » 15 Mar 2020 11:57

Russian Navy Borey class SSBN

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Postby MikeJames » 15 Mar 2020 12:26

Dutch Walrus-class submarine and birdies

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Postby MikeJames » 18 Mar 2020 12:23

Project 671RTMK Shchuka/Victor III class SSN & Project 667BDRM Delfin/Delta IV class SSBN

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Postby MikeJames » 24 Mar 2020 13:34

Virginia Block III class USS Indiana (SSN-789) during Alpha sea trials, May 22, 2018

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Postby MikeJames » 27 Mar 2020 14:09

The Russian Navy is considering a major overhaul of the Akula class submarines in service, extending their service lives by up to 25 years.

The oldest of the boats, “Pantera” (K-317) was commissioned in 1990, the youngest, "Gepard” (K-335) commissioned in 2001.

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Postby MikeJames » 30 Mar 2020 13:10

The Oscar class SSGN Orel in port, reportedly the crew are in quarantine after a visitor to the sub tested positive for coronavirus.

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Postby MikeJames » 02 Apr 2020 13:33

Akula-class submarines K-317 Pantera and K-154 Tigr

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Postby MikeJames » 03 Apr 2020 16:41

The sleeping giants of Severodvinsk, Typhoon class submarine’s Arkhangelsk and Severstal

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Postby MikeJames » 08 Apr 2020 10:46

A human for scale: the massive rudder of the Project 941 Akula/Typhoon class SSBN

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Postby MikeJames » 08 Apr 2020 11:51

The US Navy has commissioned the nuclear attack submarine USS Delaware (SSN 791) into the fleet; it is the final Virginia-class Block III boat, seen here during its sea trials in August 2019. No ceremony was held because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Postby MikeJames » 10 Apr 2020 11:30

Project 651/Juliett class SSG B-24. Note the raised twin launcher for the P-6/SS-N-3a Shaddock SLCM with one missile tube hatch open & retractable bow planes.

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Postby MikeJames » 10 Apr 2020 11:33

Project 705 Lira/Alfa class fast SSN K-64 during trials. The care taken with ensuring an extremely smooth casing can be seen in this rare clear image.

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Postby MikeJames » 13 Apr 2020 10:23

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Postby MikeJames » 13 Apr 2020 10:34

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Postby MikeJames » 17 Apr 2020 13:52

The RFS B-806 Dmitrov, a Kilo Class submarine glides into Stockholm's harbor.

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Postby MikeJames » 21 Apr 2020 16:51

Project 641B Som/Tango class SSK B-307 towed out of the water to become a museum boat.

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Postby MikeJames » 22 Apr 2020 10:20

The RFS K-549 Knyaz Vladimir,a Borey-A Class SSBN submarine at the Sevmash Shipyard.

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Postby MikeJames » 24 Apr 2020 20:22

HMS Tracker escorting a Vanguard Class SSBN

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Postby MikeJames » 24 Apr 2020 20:27

U-Boats frozen in ice at Gotenhafen, Jan. 1942

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Postby MikeJames » 27 Apr 2020 19:54

4 Swiftsure class nuclear fleet submarines HM Submarines Spartan, Sovereign, Splendid and Sceptre just outside HMNB Clyde

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HMS Talent's prang in 2015 at speed with unexpected floating sheet ice.

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Postby MikeJames » 28 Apr 2020 17:51

Image showing the German Navy's Type 212A and Type 206A submarines. The Type 212A isn't all that large, so this hows how small the 206A is.

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Shorter than an Armidale class patrol boat (55m vs 49m long) and not that much heavier (300 tonnes vs 456 tonnes) and the Armidale is made of aluminium.

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Postby MikeJames » 29 Apr 2020 11:13

Another shot of a German Navy Type 212A

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