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Your Battleship And Her Requirements

   

Subject: World War II



An info graphic showing an American battleship and the requirements to build and operate it.

 

To Build:

  • 2,500,000 man hours for design, 30,000,000 man hours for construction
  • Up to 6,250 shipbuilders for 3.5 years
  • 348,000 lbs blueprint paper 30″ strips 5,808,000 feet long
  • 1,135,000 rivets and 4,300,00 feet of welding
  • electrical plan for all needs of a city of 20,000
  • 1,220,00 feet electrical cable
  • 422,00 feet of piping
  • 9.5 acres or 404,000 sq. feet of decks and platforms
  • more than 900 electric motors
  • 5,300 electric lighting fixtures
  • 1,091 telephones for internal communications
  • 84,480 feet of air ducts for ventilation

 

To Operate (per year):

  • 1,500,00o lbs of vegetabls
  • 600,000 lbs of fruit
  • 9,000,000 gallons of fuel oil
  • 10,000 lbs of wheat, 4,500 lbs of cotton produces powder for one 16″ broadside
  • 800,000 lbs of meat
  • 60,000 lbs of butter and 900,000 eggs
  • 300,000 bars of candy
  • 60,000 qts. of ice cream
  • 100,000 bars of soap
  • 75,000 lbs of coffee

 

 

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Holding ID: 744

Language: english
Countries: 1