USS Kane APD-18

World War II
American High Speed Transports (APD)
Brooks class, (Clemson hulls)
A Study in Blueprints

By Duane Borchers, Sr.

BK-030 $60.00 (Foreign; $90.00)(11"x17", soft cover soft cover book of engineering drawings, 85 pages)
Ships of class: USS Brooks (APD-10)(DD-232), USS Gilmer (APD-11)(DD-233), USS Humphreys (APD-12)(DD-236), USS Sands (APD-13)(DD-243), USS Kane (APD-18)(DD-235), USS Overton (APD-23)(DD-239), USS Noa (APD-24)(DD-343), USS Barry (APD-29)(DD-248), USS Clemson (APD-31)(DD-186)(AVP-17)(AVD-4), USS Goldsborough (APD-32)(DD-188)(AVP-18)(AVD-5), USS George E. Badger (APD-33)(DD-196)(CG-16)(AVP-16)(AVD-3), USS Belknap (APD-34)(DD-251)(AVD-8), USS Osmond Ingram (APD-35)(DD-255)(AVD-9) and USS Greene (APD-36)(DD-266)(AVD-13).

List of Blueprints

Title

Vessel

Date of Document

Scale

Page

Booklet of general plans: Outboard profile; inboard profile; main deck; 1st & 2nd platform decks; hold; bridge deck; signal bridge; forward searchlight platform; galley deck house top & after deck house top.

Brooks
(APD-10)

Oct. 18, 1946

1/16"

22-29

Booklet of general plans: Inboard profile; outboard profile; main deck; 1st & 2nd platform decks; signal bridge; searchlight platform; bridge deck; top of galley deck house; top of after deck house; cross sections at frames 33, 74, 75, 94 & 133.

George E. Badger (APD-33)

Oct. 14, 1944

do.

30-38

Booklet of general plans: Outboard profile; inboard profile; main deck; 1st & 2nd platform decks; hold; signal bridge; pilot house top; galley deck house top; after deck house top; cross sections at frames 36, 76, 94, 124 &131.

Gilmer
(APD-11)

 

May 23, 1945

do.

39-47

Booklet of general plans: 1st platform deck; inboard profile; navigation bridge; signal bridge; searchlight platform; galley deck house top; after deck house top; cross sections at frames 36, 76, 94, 124 & 133.

Kane
(APD-18)

June 6, 1943

1/16"

1/8"

48-53

Booklet of general plans: Outboard profile; inboard profile; 1st & 2nd platform decks; hold; gun platform on top of galley house; bridges; top of after deck house; cross sections at frames 8, 11, 14, 26, 37, 44, 53, 68, 88, 102, 122, 133, 144, 154, 165 & 175.

Noa
(APD-24)

Aug. 15, 1944

do.

43-62

Booklet of general plans: Outboard profile; inboard profile; 1st & 2nd platform decks; main deck; hold; bridge deck; signal bridge; forward searchlight platform; gun platform on top of galley; after deck house top; midship cross section; cross sections at frames 3, 11, 16, 22, 37, 46, 83, 89, 102, 122, 133, 148, 153, 168 & 178.

Overton
(APD-23)

Aug. 11, 1944

1/16"

63-71

Booklet of general plans: Outboard profile; inboard profile, 1st & 2nd platform decks; main deck; hold; signal bridge; bridge deck; gun platform; after deck house top; cross sections at frames 3, 11, 14, 26, 37, 44, 53, 68, 88, 102, 122, 133, 145, 153, 166 & 175.

Sands
(APD-13)

 

-

do.

72-79

Fore body.

TBD-251
through 295

June 28, 1920

1/2"

80

After body.

do.

do.

do.

81

 

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