[Drachinifel] The Drydock – Episode 041

00:00:18 – Channel Admin

00:01:03 – Sources for Livadia video

00:01:57 – How often were ships secondary batteries used in battle and how effective were they?

00:05:53 – How could the design of the Popov’s be changed to be more successful?

00:07:58 – Which would win, a squadron of Fletcher-class destroyers vs a squadron of Tribal-class destroyers?

00:11:07 – Layout of WW2 ships with three turrets forward

00:14:27 – Sources for Tirpitz video

00:15:08 – Were they able to rescue any of Tirpitz’s crew after it capsized?

00:16:43 – What do you thing of the scattering of PQ17?

00:19:35 – Tirpitz effectiveness and resources aimed at it

00:24:00 – Any battleships that could survive a Tallboy strike?

00:28:17 – What do I think of Italian Admirals of WW2?

00:32:58 – Why didn’t countries just lie about how thick their belt armour was?

00:35:45 – Would ‘Doubloon’ be a good name for a dog?

00:36:19 – Was Scharhorst’s loss caused by Duke of York or an unlucky machinery malfunction?

00:39:08 – Kriegsmarine ships firepower/weight ratio

00:43:13 – Churchill and Battleship = Fortress

00:47:09 – Why did the IJN designate U-511 a Type-IXC sub a second-class submarine?

00:48:33 – What is ‘raking’ a ship?

00:54:59 – Differences between a ram bow and a regular bow?

00:59:11 – Most interesting inter-war era British ship?

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