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Re: Bolger-designed submarine

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  • sirdarnell
    A wooden sub using electric pod motors some for forward propulsion, some for up and down would be too cool. The Argonaut Jr. is in this month s PopSci, based
    Message 1 of 11 , Sep 11, 2010
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      A wooden sub using electric pod motors some for forward propulsion, some for up and down would be too cool. The Argonaut Jr. is in this month's PopSci, based on a 19th century sub that rolled along the bottom powered a metal crank.

      --- In bolger@yahoogroups.com, Bruce Hallman <hallman@...> wrote:
      >
      > I am curious if Susanne has anything to add about this PCB design
      > sketch for a wooden submarine? Was this in conjunction with the Navy
      > work in the last decade? What are the rough dimensions of this lost
      > PCB wooden submarine? Was it hard chined?
      >
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      > On Thu, Oct 7, 2004 at 5:17 AM, Bruce Hector <bruce_hector@...> wrote:
      > >
      > >
      > > I asked Phil about this once, a few years back. IIRC he replied it
      > > was for a wooden sub, for some government agency, nevr got past the
      > > sketch/cartoon stage and was not built. Metails sketchy.
      > >
      > > He said all of his work on it has been lost to time and moths.
      > >
      > > Bruce Hector
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
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