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I'm gonna guess drop prompts/set-up for torps? Fly in at 300' on ....

August 13 2017 at 6:17 AM
Tom Booth  (Login bookmark460)
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Response to B5N and lots of tiny stripes...WHAT FOR???

the meter, when the target lines up, drop the fish. Two stripes for diff approach heights/torp types? Like the simple/clever hand held wooden trigonometric gizmo, turned 90 degrees, that the 'Dambusters' used to drop the skip bombs the correct distance from the dam. You're talking about the long thin 'white' lines on the motor cowl right?

The bott photo? You mean the big vert stripes?? I wudda fig'd you would know. Sq leader's a/c or some such? I don't see any other stripes on the foreground a/c in the bott photo.

This message has been edited by bookmark460 from IP address on Aug 13, 2017 6:42 AM

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  • The nose and wing leading edge stripes are of interest - David_Aiken on Aug 13, 2017, 9:15 AM
  • Winner - David_Aiken on Aug 13, 2017, 2:03 PM

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