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Canasoppa
10-11-2005, 04:32 AM
I'd like to share few pics which I took about a month ago..

You can read story about Vesikko from uboat.net

uboat.net / vesikko (http://uboat.net/boats/vesikko.htm)

Original pics were 3456 x 2304 pixels and ~7 MB / piece. I resized these pictures down to 1024 x 683 pixels and ~750 kB / piece.

Conning Tower (http://personal.inet.fi/surf/tommi.web/Vesikko/IMG_1046.jpg)
The Bow (http://personal.inet.fi/surf/tommi.web/Vesikko/IMG_1047.jpg)
The Aft (http://personal.inet.fi/surf/tommi.web/Vesikko/IMG_1050.jpg)
Side Shot (http://personal.inet.fi/surf/tommi.web/Vesikko/IMG_1052.jpg)
Side Shot 2 (http://personal.inet.fi/surf/tommi.web/Vesikko/IMG_1065.jpg)

Canasoppa
10-11-2005, 04:32 AM
I'd like to share few pics which I took about a month ago..

You can read story about Vesikko from uboat.net

uboat.net / vesikko (http://uboat.net/boats/vesikko.htm)

Original pics were 3456 x 2304 pixels and ~7 MB / piece. I resized these pictures down to 1024 x 683 pixels and ~750 kB / piece.

Conning Tower (http://personal.inet.fi/surf/tommi.web/Vesikko/IMG_1046.jpg)
The Bow (http://personal.inet.fi/surf/tommi.web/Vesikko/IMG_1047.jpg)
The Aft (http://personal.inet.fi/surf/tommi.web/Vesikko/IMG_1050.jpg)
Side Shot (http://personal.inet.fi/surf/tommi.web/Vesikko/IMG_1052.jpg)
Side Shot 2 (http://personal.inet.fi/surf/tommi.web/Vesikko/IMG_1065.jpg)

W.Irving
10-11-2005, 07:56 AM
Perkele! She's beautiful. I do prefer commanding the little Type II boats. They're so spartan you really have to make each torpedo count. And manouverable too - it can turn on a penni!

I must visit this holy place next time I'm in Helsinki.

Ahopelto
10-11-2005, 11:37 AM
Hieno vene, I'll have to see it some time as well.