Your Ad Here
RSS Bookmark and Share
 
Skip Navigation LinksHome > Next Generation Technology > Quietest Submarine In The World
SUBMIT VIDEO LINKS AND EARN MONEY -- Visit Submit Videos Page
Quietest Submarine In The World
Views: 6031
13 Votes
Report Broken Link
Email Bookmark and Share
You have not rated
Related videos: Next Generation Technology
views:4620
00:11:29
16 Votes
views:4755
00:05:33
14 Votes
views:3839
00:02:37
10 Votes
views:4540
00:06:10
17 Votes
views:5269
00:10:10
12 Votes
views:4415
00:02:16
20 Votes
views:4710
00:03:23
19 Votes
views:4052
00:01:56
16 Votes
views:4005
00:01:49
10 Votes
views:2911
00:00:40
6 Votes
1234...Last
Summary
Conventional submarines use diesel generators to charge banks of batteries. But running on these alone uses up their power in a matter of days. To recharge, the submarine has to snorkel near the surface, where the generator’s heat and noise can easily be detected. In Germany’s latest submarine design, the diesel generator have been suspended from plastic mounts, to reduce the vibrations to the ship’s hull – although the noise is still quite loud inside the sub, and the heat signature that makes the sub easily identifiable in the water. Hydrogen-oxygen fuel cells give the U-212 its unique stealth capability. There’s no heat, there’s no sound, and the only byproduct is water. Nine fuel cells combine oxygen and hydrogen stored in tanks on the outside of the sub’s body, producing enough energy to run the massive motor for weeks, or recharge the ship’s batteries.
Keywords: submarine, stealth weapon, Uboat, Germany, U-212
Your Ad Here





Your Ad Here