Comander Rodney RAN
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Hi any chance Tankrace that you sim never where CAs or ACs as theres no WT in this time line .Hears two i have simed out useing springer as i do not have the game as of yet they be for the RN/RAN and maby the RCN as well both ships use the 9.20inc as there manis take a look and tell what you think off them Tankracer . Kent Ballarat class, uk Aust Cruiser laid down 1922 Displacement: 14,832 t light; 15,897 t standard; 17,144 t normal; 18,142 t full load Dimensions: Length overall / water x beam x draught 688.92 ft / 688.92 ft x 75.00 ft x 29.55 ft (normal load) 209.98 m / 209.98 m x 22.86 m x 9.01 m Armament: 12  9.20" / 234 mm guns (3x4 guns), 389.34lbs / 176.60kg shells, 1922 Model Breech loading guns in turrets (on barbettes) on centreline ends, majority forward, 1 raised mount  superfiring 8  4.50" / 114 mm guns (4x2 guns), 45.56lbs / 20.67kg shells, 1922 Model Breech loading guns in turrets (on barbettes) on side, all amidships 20  1.58" / 40.1 mm guns in single mounts, 1.97lbs / 0.89kg shells, 1922 Model Breech loading guns in deck mounts on side, evenly spread 25  0.80" / 20.3 mm guns in single mounts, 0.26lbs / 0.12kg shells, 1922 Model Breech loading guns in deck mounts on side, evenly spread Weight of broadside 5,082 lbs / 2,305 kg Shells per gun, main battery: 250 8  21.0" / 533.4 mm above water torpedoes Armour:  Belts: Width (max) Length (avg) Height (avg) Main: 5.00" / 127 mm 447.80 ft / 136.49 m 10.18 ft / 3.10 m Ends: Unarmoured Main Belt covers 100 % of normal length  Gun armour: Face (max) Other gunhouse (avg) Barbette/hoist (max) Main: 6.00" / 152 mm 4.00" / 102 mm 4.00" / 102 mm 2nd: 4.00" / 102 mm 4.00" / 102 mm 4.00" / 102 mm  Armour deck: 2.66" / 68 mm, Conning tower: 5.00" / 127 mm Machinery: Oil fired boilers, steam turbines, Geared drive, 4 shafts, 107,259 shp / 80,015 Kw = 32.00 kts Range 10,000nm at 12.00 kts Bunker at max displacement = 2,245 tons Complement: 748  973 Cost: £4.260 million / $17.042 million Distribution of weights at normal displacement: Armament: 635 tons, 3.7 % Armour: 3,342 tons, 19.5 %  Belts: 949 tons, 5.5 %  Torpedo bulkhead: 0 tons, 0.0 %  Armament: 763 tons, 4.4 %  Armour Deck: 1,559 tons, 9.1 %  Conning Tower: 72 tons, 0.4 % Machinery: 3,638 tons, 21.2 % Hull, fittings & equipment: 7,216 tons, 42.1 % Fuel, ammunition & stores: 2,312 tons, 13.5 % Miscellaneous weights: 0 tons, 0.0 % Overall survivability and seakeeping ability: Survivability (Noncritical penetrating hits needed to sink ship): 17,025 lbs / 7,723 Kg = 43.7 x 9.2 " / 234 mm shells or 2.0 torpedoes Stability (Unstable if below 1.00): 1.01 Metacentric height 3.3 ft / 1.0 m Roll period: 17.2 seconds Steadiness  As gun platform (Average = 50 %): 82 %  Recoil effect (Restricted arc if above 1.00): 0.73 Seaboat quality (Average = 1.00): 1.20 Hull form characteristics: Hull has a flush deck Block coefficient: 0.393 Length to Beam Ratio: 9.19 : 1 'Natural speed' for length: 26.25 kts Power going to wave formation at top speed: 49 % Trim (Max stability = 0, Max steadiness = 100): 68 Bow angle (Positive = bow angles forward): 0.00 degrees Stern overhang: 0.00 ft / 0.00 m Freeboard (% = measuring location as a percentage of overall length):  Stem: 28.87 ft / 8.80 m  Forecastle (20 %): 18.37 ft / 5.60 m  Mid (50 %): 18.37 ft / 5.60 m  Quarterdeck (15 %): 18.37 ft / 5.60 m  Stern: 18.37 ft / 5.60 m  Average freeboard: 19.21 ft / 5.86 m Ship space, strength and comments: Space  Hull below water (magazines/engines, low = better): 99.6 %  Above water (accommodation/working, high = better): 132.4 % Waterplane Area: 31,686 Square feet or 2,944 Square metres Displacement factor (Displacement / loading): 109 % Structure weight / hull surface area: 143 lbs/sq ft or 698 Kg/sq metre Hull strength (Relative):  Crosssectional: 0.95  Longitudinal: 1.51  Overall: 1.00 Hull space for machinery, storage, compartmentation is adequate Room for accommodation and workspaces is excellent Ship has slow, easy roll, a good, steady gun platform Good seaboat, rides out heavy weather easily Kent Ballarat class, uk Aust Cruiser laid down 1922 Displacement: 15,054 t light; 15,957 t standard; 17,208 t normal; 18,208 t full load Dimensions: Length overall / water x beam x draught 688.92 ft / 688.92 ft x 75.00 ft x 29.66 ft (normal load) 209.98 m / 209.98 m x 22.86 m x 9.04 m Armament: 9  9.20" / 234 mm guns (3x3 guns), 389.34lbs / 176.60kg shells, 1922 Model Breech loading guns in turrets (on barbettes) on centreline ends, majority forward, 1 raised mount  superfiring 8  4.50" / 114 mm guns (4x2 guns), 45.56lbs / 20.67kg shells, 1922 Model Breech loading guns in turrets (on barbettes) on side, all amidships 20  1.58" / 40.1 mm guns in single mounts, 1.97lbs / 0.89kg shells, 1922 Model Breech loading guns in deck mounts on side, evenly spread 25  0.80" / 20.3 mm guns in single mounts, 0.26lbs / 0.12kg shells, 1922 Model Breech loading guns in deck mounts on side, evenly spread Weight of broadside 3,914 lbs / 1,776 kg Shells per gun, main battery: 250 8  21.0" / 533.4 mm above water torpedoes Armour:  Belts: Width (max) Length (avg) Height (avg) Main: 5.50" / 140 mm 447.80 ft / 136.49 m 10.18 ft / 3.10 m Ends: Unarmoured Main Belt covers 100 % of normal length  Gun armour: Face (max) Other gunhouse (avg) Barbette/hoist (max) Main: 8.00" / 203 mm 8.00" / 203 mm 8.00" / 203 mm 2nd: 4.00" / 102 mm 4.00" / 102 mm 4.00" / 102 mm  Armour deck: 2.66" / 68 mm, Conning tower: 5.00" / 127 mm Machinery: Oil fired boilers, steam turbines, Geared drive, 4 shafts, 107,518 shp / 80,208 Kw = 32.00 kts Range 10,000nm at 12.00 kts Bunker at max displacement = 2,251 tons Complement: 750  976 Cost: £3.950 million / $15.802 million Distribution of weights at normal displacement: Armament: 489 tons, 2.8 % Armour: 3,857 tons, 22.4 %  Belts: 1,044 tons, 6.1 %  Torpedo bulkhead: 0 tons, 0.0 %  Armament: 1,182 tons, 6.9 %  Armour Deck: 1,559 tons, 9.1 %  Conning Tower: 72 tons, 0.4 % Machinery: 3,647 tons, 21.2 % Hull, fittings & equipment: 7,060 tons, 41.0 % Fuel, ammunition & stores: 2,154 tons, 12.5 % Miscellaneous weights: 0 tons, 0.0 % Overall survivability and seakeeping ability: Survivability (Noncritical penetrating hits needed to sink ship): 18,677 lbs / 8,472 Kg = 48.0 x 9.2 " / 234 mm shells or 2.2 torpedoes Stability (Unstable if below 1.00): 1.04 Metacentric height 3.5 ft / 1.1 m Roll period: 16.7 seconds Steadiness  As gun platform (Average = 50 %): 70 %  Recoil effect (Restricted arc if above 1.00): 0.50 Seaboat quality (Average = 1.00): 1.19 Hull form characteristics: Hull has a flush deck Block coefficient: 0.393 Length to Beam Ratio: 9.19 : 1 'Natural speed' for length: 26.25 kts Power going to wave formation at top speed: 49 % Trim (Max stability = 0, Max steadiness = 100): 59 Bow angle (Positive = bow angles forward): 0.00 degrees Stern overhang: 0.00 ft / 0.00 m Freeboard (% = measuring location as a percentage of overall length):  Stem: 28.87 ft / 8.80 m  Forecastle (20 %): 18.37 ft / 5.60 m  Mid (50 %): 18.37 ft / 5.60 m  Quarterdeck (15 %): 18.37 ft / 5.60 m  Stern: 18.37 ft / 5.60 m  Average freeboard: 19.21 ft / 5.86 m Ship space, strength and comments: Space  Hull below water (magazines/engines, low = better): 92.6 %  Above water (accommodation/working, high = better): 132.1 % Waterplane Area: 31,686 Square feet or 2,944 Square metres Displacement factor (Displacement / loading): 114 % Structure weight / hull surface area: 140 lbs/sq ft or 682 Kg/sq metre Hull strength (Relative):  Crosssectional: 0.97  Longitudinal: 1.45  Overall: 1.01 Hull space for machinery, storage, compartmentation is adequate Room for accommodation and workspaces is excellent Ship has slow, easy roll, a good, steady gun platform
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