Korea, the Cold War & Viet Nam
American Oilers
Navasota class
Jumbolized Cimarron class
T3-S2-A1 hulls
A Study in Blueprints

by Duane Borchers, Sr.

BK-078 $50.00 (Foreign; $80.00)(11"x17" soft cover book of engineering drawings, 90 pages)
USS Mispillion (AO-105), USNS Mispillion, (T-AO-105), USS Navasota (AO-106), USNS Navasota (T-AO-106), USS Passumpsic (AO-107), USNS Passumpsic (T-AO-107), USS Pawcatuck (AO 108), USNS Pawcatuck (T-AO-108), USS Waccamaw (AO-109), USNS Waccamaw (T-AO-109)

List of Blueprints

Title

Vessel &
Shipyard

Date of
Document

Scale

Page

Outboard profile,

Long Beach Naval
Shipyard
Long Beach,
Calif.
AO-106

Corrected to:
Nov. 21, 1972

1/16"

9-11

Inboard profile,

do.

do.

do.

12-14

Main deck,

do.

do.

do.

15-17

01 level,

do.

do.

do.

18-20

02, 03 & 04 levels,

do.

do.

do.

21-25

Platform deck,

do.

do.

do.

26-28

Hold & platform decks,

do.

do.

do.

29-31

Inner bottom,

do.

do.

do.

32-34

Title

Vessel &
Shipyard

Date of
Document

Page

Compartment & access deck supports,  01 level aft,

The American Shipbuilding Co.
Lorain, Ohio
AO-108

Nov. 5, 1964

35-37

Compartment & access deck supports, main deck aft,

do.

Oct. 29, 1064

38-40

Compartment & access & deck supports, 02 level aft,

do.

1964

41-42

Compartment & access & deck supports, 03 & 04 levels,

do.

-

43-45

Compartment & access deck supports, 01 level fwd,

The American Shipbuilding Co.
Lorain, Ohio
AO-108

Nov. 10, 1964

46-47

Compartment & access deck supports, main deck fwd,

do.

Oct. 29, 1964

48-49

Compartment & access deck supports, hold & platform decks,

do.

Oct. 22, 1964

50-52

Web frames 58, 59, 60, 61, 61, 62, 64 & 65,

do.

July 10, 1964

53-56

Web frames 67, 68, 70, 71, 74, 75, 77, 78, 80 & 81,

The American Shipbuilding Co.
Lorain, Ohio
AO-105, 107 & 108

June 10, 1964

57-58

Web frames 83, 84, 86 & 87,

do.

do.

59-60

O.T. transverse bulkheads 85, 88 & 92,

do.

Mar. 24, 1964

61-62

Web frames 89, 90 & 91,

do.

June 10, 1964

63-64

Shell expansion aft, frames 49-66,

do.

do.

65-67

Shell expansion midships, frames 66 to 79,

do.

do.

68-70

Shell expansion forward, frames 79-102,

do.

do.

71-73

Extension to poop deck 02 & 03 levels, frames 48 to 57,

do.

Dec. 18, 1964

74-75

Mods. to steering gear plat for twin rudder install,

do.

Oct. 30, 1064

76-77

Shell modifications and fairing pls. for twin rudder install,

do.

June 10, 1964

78

Emertency generator exhaust piping, arr=g=t., and details,

do.

Nov. 11, 1964

79

Misc. antenna supports & details, topmasts & topmast yard dets., frames 53, 62 &66,

The American Shipbuilding Co.
Lorain, Ohio
AO-107

-

80

do., Broadband & whip antenna fdns., details, 04 level,

do.

-

81

do., Antenna supports on funnel,

do.

-

82

do., Range & towing lights,

do.

-

83

Upper supports for ram tensioners on king posts,

The American Shipbuilding Co.
Lorain, Ohio
AO-105, 107 & 108

Mar. 3, 1964

84-85

General arr=g=t., of antennas & nav. lights,

do.

May 3, 1965

86-88

Isolation platforms on gun mounts, arr=g=t., and details,

The American Shipbuilding Co.
Lorain, Ohio
AO-108

Feb. 28, 1965

89-90

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