World War II
American Submarines,
Picuda (SS-382), Bang (SS-385), Pomfret (SS-391), Razorback (SS-394),
Ronquil (SS-396), Sea Fox (SS-402), Threadfin (SS-410) and Stickleback (SS-415)
Balao class fleet boat's
GUPPY IIA conversion
A Collection of Blueprints
Volume III

By Duane Borchers, Sr.

BK-012, $70.00 (Foreign; $100.00)(11" X 17" soft cover book book of engineering drawings, 168 pages)

List of Blueprints

Title

Vessel

Date of Document

Page

Rails & Stanchions-Main Deck.

SS-396

-

8-9

Lifelines & Stanchions- Rigging Plan.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402, 410 & 415

Jan. 12, 1950

10-11

Outboard Fittings -General Arrangement.

SS-391 & 396

-

12-13

Hatch Davit, 1,500 lbs. Capacity-Details.

SS-382, 385, 402, 410 & 415

-

14-15

Outboard Fittings, General Arrangement (S.R.P.).

SS-382

-

16-18

do.

SS-385, 402 & 415

Feb. 19, 1953

19-21

do.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402, 410 & 415

-

22-24

Outboard Fittings -General Arrangement.

SS-394

-

25-27

do.

SS-410

Oct. 30, 1953

28-30

Joiner Work, Gratings- Control Tower Fairwater & Bridge.

SS-391 & 396

1946

31-32

Main Deck-Wood.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402, 410 & 415

Feb. 1, 1952

33-35

Compartment & Tanks.

SS-415

-

36-37

do.

SS-391 & 396

-

38-39

Compartment & Access.

SS-415

Dec. 21. 1943

40-42

do.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402 & 415

Jan. 2, 1952

43-45

Compartment & Tanks.

do.

July 7, 1952

46-47

Compartment & Access.

SS-410

Sept. 25, 1951

48-50

Compartment & Tanks.

do.

-

51-52

Access & Escape Hatch with Rescue Chamber Seating & Skirt-aft Torpedo Room-frames 115 & 116.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402, 410 & 415

Feb. 5, 1953

53-54

Hatch Covers, 21" & 27" Oval-General Arrgt.

do.

-

55

Hatch Covers, 21" & 27" Oval-Cover Details.

do.

-

56-57

Water Tight Door, Exterior, Circular, 30" Diameter-Door Details.

do.

-

58-59

Hatch Cover, 25" Diameter Dished Plate -General Arrangement.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402, 410 & 415

June 10, 1952

60-61

Hatch Cover, 25" Diameter Dished Plate for Conning Tower -General Arrangement.

do.

Aug. 23, 1950

62-63

Main Deck Hatch Details.

do.

Jan. 21, 1953

64-67

Escape & Rescue Arrangements (S.R.P.).

SS-394

Feb. 26, 1954

68-69

Ladders & Grabs.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402 & 415

-

70-72

Stern Diving Gear -General Arrangement.

SS-385

-

73-74

Bow Diving Gear -General Arrangement.

SS-385

-

75-77

Conning Tower -Structural Details.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402, 410 & 415

March, 1942

78-80

Padeyes & Platform for Mast Head Light Access.

do.

Dec. 3, 1952

81

Fairwater for Snorkel, Radar Masts & Periscope Supports -Elevations & Plans.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402, 410 & 415

Feb. 12, 1952

82-85

Fairwater for Snorkel, Radar Masts & Periscope Supports -Frame Sections.

do.

Feb. 27, 1952

86-89

Conning Tower & Bridge Fairwater -Elevation & Plans, Forward.

do.

Jan. 12, 1952

90-93

Conning Tower & Bridge Fairwater -Sections, Forward.

do.

Feb. 3, 1951

94-95

Conning Tower & Bridge Fairwater -Elevation & Plans, aft.

do.

Jan. 2, 1951

96-99

Molded Lines & Offsets for Conning Tower & Bridge Fairwater.

do.

-

100-101

Conning Tower -Arrangement.

do.

June 5, 1951

102-104

Modification of Lookout Ports.

do.

Oct. 28, 1951

105

Bridge-Electrical Arrangement.

SS-391, 396, 402 & 415

Dec. 14, 1952

106-109

Bridge & Fairwater Arrangement.

SS-382, 385, 394, 396 & 410

-

110-113

Towing Gear-Assembly & Details.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402, 410 & 415

March 9, 1952

114-116

Ship Identification Drawing.

SS-382

June 26, 1953

117

do.

SS-385, 402 & 415

Dec. 3, 1952

118

do.

SS-394

-

119

Ship's Name, Letters & Figures.

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402, 410 & 415

January 1951

120-121

SS-382, 385, 391, 394, 396, 402, 410 & 415

do.

-

122-123

Painting Schedule.

do.

-

124-164

Typical Guppy Camouflage Painting.

do.

-

165-166

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