World War II, the Korean War,
Viet Nam & the Cold War
American Missile Submarines
Gato class, USS Tunny (SSG-282)
A Study in Blueprints

by Duane Borchers, Sr.

BK-081 $75.00 (Foreign: $105.00)(11"x17" soft cover book book of engineering drawings, 162 pages)

                 List of Blueprints USS Tunny (SS-282), Gato class

Title

Shipyard and
Vessel

Date

Page

Booklet of General Plans: outboard
   profile; platform deck; compartments
   & tanks, arrg=t; Air salvage system,
   diagram, plan; air salvage system,
   diagram, elevation; midship & stern
   greasing diagram; hanger, hydraulic
   system, diagram; hangar foam &
   sprinkling system; missile launcher,
   arrg=t.,

Navy Yard
Mare Island, Vallejo, California
SSG-282

May 1, 1953

9-18

Outboard fittings, arrg=t.,

do.

Feb. 15, 1952

19-21

Outboard fittings, details,

do.

May 19, 1952

22-24

Lines & offsets, superstructure,
   frames 62 to 106,

do.

-

25-26

Outer shell expansion,

do.

-

27-29

Inner shell expansion,

do.

-

30-33

Docking plan,

do.

May 1, 1952

34-35

Superstructure sides & main deck,
   frames 10-45,

do.

-

36-38

 

Structure cutting & ripping out plan,
   profile & plan views,

do.

Nov. 2, 1951

39-41

Ships name & numeral,

do.

April 13, 1952

42

Draft marks,

Navy Yard
Portsmouth, N.H.
do.

April 2, 1952

43

Compartment & tanks,

Navy Yard
Mare Island, Vallejo, California
SSG-282

Nov. 28, 1953

44-45

 

 

Fwd escape trunk, U.D.T. operations,
   arrg=t & structural details,

do.

Jan 9, 1950

46-48

Fwd escape trunk, modifications for 30"
   w.t. door,

do.

June 2, 1952

49

Fwd escape trunk structure,

Navy Yard
Portsmouth, N.H.
SS-201-203
SS-209-211

April 8, 1939

50-51

Access hatch frame 64 1/2 modification,

Navy Yard
Mare Island, Vallejo, California
SSG-282

May 28, 1952

52

Escape & rescue, arrg=t.,

do.

April 2, 1953

53-53

Bow diving gear, arrg=t.,

do.

Dec. 18, 1951

55-57

Stern diving gear, general arrg=t.,

do.

Jan. 11, 1952

58-59

Main deck, wood & maton details,

do.

-

60-62

Steering gear, rudder & rudder stack,
   details,

Navy Yard
Portsmouth, N.H.
SS-201-203
SS-209-211

March 9, 1939

63-64

Steering gear, arrg=t.,

Navy Yard
Mare Island, Vallejo, California
SSG-282

May 11, 1952

65-67

Main shafting, arrg=t.,

do.

Dec. 21, 1951

68-70

Method of allignment of propeller &
   machinery shafting for boring strut &
   stern tube lignum vitae bearings,

Navy Yard
Mare Island, Vallejo, California
SS-281-284

Apr. 13, 1945

71-72

Propellers,

BuShips
Navy Dept.
SS-212

-

73-74

Oxygen system, diagram,

Navy Yard
Mare Island, Vallejo, California
SS-282

1943

75-76

Conning tower fairwater, exterior plt=s.,

Navy Yard
Mare Island, Vallejo, California
SSG-282

1952

77-79

Conning tower fairwater & bridge,
   sections,

do.

Aug. 25, 1952

80-82

Conning tower lines & offsets,

do.

Jan. 24, 1952

83-85

Conning tower, arrg=t.,

do.

May 22, 1953

86-87

Conning tower structureal details,
   frames 49 to 56,

do.

1952

88-89

Bridge, arrg=t.,

do.

May 28, 1952

90

Arrg=t electrical apparatus, bridge,

do.

Mar. 2, 1952

91

Snorkel exhaust head diffuser,

do.

-

92

Electrical arrg=t., hangar,

do.

Feb. 8, 1952

93-94

Access trunk to hangar 9" fwd.,
   frame 76, stbd. side,

do.

July 8, 1952

95-96

 

Frame modification for aux. bal. tanks
   4A, 4B, 5A & 5B, frames 70 to 79,

do.

Dec. 11, 1951

97-98

Bulkhead modifications for aux. fuel
   oil bal. tanks 5A & 5B,
   frames 75 & 80,

do.

do.

99-100

Framing & ploting modifications

incidental to removal of aft torpedo

loading hatch,

do.

do.

101

Bow framing, elevation & flats,

Navy Yard
Portsmouth,
N.H.
SS-281-282

Oct. 23, 1940

102-103

Bow framing, sections A to 9,

do.

Feb. 5, 1940

104-105

Bow framing, sections 10 to 16,

do.

Oct. 12, 1940

106-107

Frames 36, 37 & 38,

do.

Jan. 11, 1939

108

Frames 39, 40 & 41,

do.

do.

109

Frames 42, 43 & 44,

do.

Feb. 6, 1`939

110

Frames 45, 46 & 47,

do.

Jan. 11, 1939

111

Frames 48, 49 & 50,

do.

do.

112

Frames 51, 52 & 53,

do.

Dec. 28, 1938

113

Frames 54, 55 & 56,

do.

Feb. 6, 1939

114

Frames 57, 58 & 59,

do.

Jan. 2, 1939

115

Frames 60, 61 & 63

do.

Feb. 6, 1939

116

Frames 62, 64 & 69,

do.

June 7, 1940

117

Frames 65, 66, 67 & 68,

do.

do.

118-119

Frames 80, 81 & 82

do.

July 8, 1940

120

Frames 83, 84 & 85,

do.

do.

121

Frames 86, 87 & 88,

do.

do.

122

Frames 89, 90 & 91,

do.

July 9, 1940

123

Frames 92, 93 & 94,

do.

do.

124

Frames 98, 99 & 100,

do.

July 15, 1940

125

Frames 101, 102 & 103,

do.

do.

126

Frames 104, 105 & 106,

do.

do.

127

Frames 108, 109, 110 & 111,

Navy Yard
Mare Island, Vallejo, California
SSG-282

-

128

Frames 112, 113, 114 & 115,

Navy Yard
Portsmouth,
N.H.
SS-281-282

July 17, 1940

129

Frames 116, 117, 118 & 119,

do.

July 25, 1940

130

Frames 120, 121, 122, 123 & 124,

do.

July 24, 1940

131-132

Stern framing,

do.

-

133-135

Superstructure frames 17 to 19,

Navy Yard
Mare Island, Vallejo, California
SSG-282

Oct. 3, 1951

136-137

Superstructure frames 20 to 23,

do.

do.

138

Superstructure frames 24 to 31,

do.

do.

139-140

Superstructure frames 32 to 43,

do.

Dec. 10, 1957

141-142

Superstructure frames 44 to 55,

do.

do.

143-144

Superstructure frames 56 to 67,

do.

March 8, 1952

145-147

Superstructure frames 80 to 91,

do.

Feb. 15, 1952

148-150

Superstructure frames 92 to 109,

do.

Feb. 25, 1952

151-153

Superstructure frames 110 to 124,

do.

Feb. 15, 1952

154-155

Machinery designation plates,

do.

Aug. 4, 1952

156-158

Machinery, arrg=t., motor room,

do.

Jan. 10, 1952

159-160

Crew=s berthing & lockers, stern room,
   arrg=t., &b details,

do.

-

161-162


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