View Full Version : Low Profile U-boat

08-31-2007, 11:15 AM
Hey Everyone, For awhile now, whenever I am doing a surface attack or trying to avoid detection on the surface, I lower the profile of the U-boat by diving it down maybe 2 meters, so maybe 7 - 7 and a half meters under. This way I can still keep my watch men out, yet practically the conning tower is the only visible thing sticking out of the water if the sea is not perfectly calm. I always thought this was good at avoiding detection, at least in theory, but I have no idea about in the game.

So I guess I was wondering if anyone knows if this helps, or if the game even takes this into account? personally I have just been doing it out of habbit heh.

08-31-2007, 12:13 PM
This is a good practice. It will reduce your radar signature and increase your dive speed when it becomes necessary.

08-31-2007, 12:22 PM
And don't forget to drop your scope before setting up your low profile, other wise when radar comes into play, it'll light you up like a Christmas Tree http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-surprised.gif