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Old Sep 29, 2012, 08:25 AM
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Also had to change the tubes, i has a airbubble problem, last meeting i noticed that the boat was off balance when submerged, by standing her on her tail some airbubbles escaped the launchtubes.

To counter this problem i took both tubes apart for some treatement, stuffed all the loose parts into a box.

Took the dremel with a grindingdisk and made some slits on top and below the tubes, so air can escape during submerging.

A dryfitt with a gastorpedo after i cleaned up the tubes, just to ensure they will get out easely.

Rebuilded both tubes and placed them inside the nose of the 212.

And now the fun part, yesterday i did some testing inside the bath, it revealed some problems, still have to tinker them.

Type 212 part 9 (4 min 53 sec)

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