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Re: TILT: Enterprise CVN-65 had four rudders
I thought that sounded familiar,so after checking 2 books Detail and Scale Vol .39 USS ENTERPRISE
and Warship Profile #15 USS Enterprise CVAN -65.
They do list the Big E as having 4 rudders each weighing 35 tons apiece. The Warship Profile book had photo showing 3 propellers with the rudders
under the hull in drydock.They look huge.
Things I learned Today: I was watching a youtube video of someone building the Tamiya kit and he was mounting four rudders... I thought WTF?
Went and looked and yup CVN-65 was the only Carrier w/ 4 rudders. I never knew that, I've never seen the hull I guess.
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