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The Army's 1,000-Mile
Cannon Is Coming.
Could It Bring Back
Battleships?
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    • How they make a cannon 1000 miles long
      Jelqrat 17 oct
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    • Can we pay our respects to the Arizona and her crew?
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    • Let's just get rid of ride island and make it into a giant coil gun
      Hiroftime 16 oct
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    • Don’t do that... don’t give me hope
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    • THE USS TEXAS WILL SAIL AGAIN BOYS!
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    • Damn a cannon with a barrel 1000 miles long thats crazy
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    • Just so people know, but battleships were declared an obsolete type of ship when aircraft carriers were made. Planes had a much longer range than battleship cannons and naval warfare became centered around carriers and their escorts, often smaller ships like destroyers and cruisers
      Rico_ 17 oct
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    • I don't understand were battleships gone?
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    • It's gonna make the ships do kickflips
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    • YesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
      null3646 17 oct
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    • That's hot
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    • Just so people know, for a long time Battleships were kept in the Reserve Fleet because the Government thought they would need atleast a few capable shore bombardment facilities that didn't rely on electronics. The last time BBs were used by the U.S. was the Gulf War in the 90's.
      TOMESTO1 17 oct
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    • Big fucking cannon
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    • I saw that Bismarck
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    • this would mean more big tiddy azur lane waifus
      shiio 17 oct
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    • We don't have any battleships?
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    • What’s even the point of boats then? Just shoot guns across the fucking ocean
      SeaPotato 17 oct
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    • Yeeeeeeees
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    • My boyfriend just. Went. And named the country of origins of the ships. If not the ship itself. *Fucking nerd.* Capt_Hawkrend
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    • It’d basically be a drone ship with fucking cannons
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    • Just make the nevada 2 and it would be worth it some____dude dont ya agree?
      spacegu2 17 oct
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    • This calls for Sabaton
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    • Let's go to fucking war, my nooning potential is to great not to be used
      cigaro18 17 oct
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    • Hnnnng USS Iowa
      Ratte_ 17 oct
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    • If I can't shell Japanese tropical islands with 16" triple gun turrets why even live
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    • mayonayse 17 oct
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    • Battleship names by appearance: USS Iowa, USS Missouri, USS New Jersey, USS Wisconsin, USS Missouri (again), South Dakota-Class, New York-Class?, USS Iowa (again), New Mexico-Class, Roma-Class (Italian), KMS Scharnhorst (German), USS Massachusetts (?), USS Missouri (again), IJN Yamato (Japanese) pt1
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    • Battleship Iowa 2.0
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    • I don't think many people know how game changing this is. This cannon has a stated range of 1,150 miles, That is the Range from Orlando, Florida to Albany, New York. The USS Zumwalt has only a stated range of 400-500 miles and that ship has Rail Guns. This is a game changer in warfare
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    • HOW TF DID YOU STEAL A MEME WITH Punished_Pinochet NAME LITERALLY IN THE FUCKING TITLE
      Calculon 17 oct
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    • The fact they said...ARMY is just blasphemous
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    • Hey if anyone’s interested I have a original photo from the early 60’s of a warship, it’s a bit eaten away by mold but still cool nonetheless
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    • 16 inch guns 😳😳
      ToxicRice 17 oct
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    • I didn't even know we stopped using battleships
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    • Can someone explain this? My guess is that they are talking about railguns.
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    • Good ol railguns, so fucking amazing. I live near dahlgren in virginia (naval research base) and got to go on a tour in school, railgun stuff is fucking mesmerizing bruh. Whole warehouse full of capacitors just to yeet 10 fuckin anvil sized rounds a minute 200 miles in 3ish minutes...
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    • USA USA USA USA USA USA USA USA USA!
      blue_too 17 oct
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    • Put one on the uss liberty
      FL_Man210 17 oct
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    • Cool fact! When the battleship USS Iowa first fired a full 9, 16 inch broadside salvo, the shock wave from the blast almost tore the ship apart
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    • Aren’t they also called Railguns?
      rayAplay 17 oct
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    • Battleships aren’t used anymore because if the massive manpower needed to crew them and we can pack in just as much punch in a destroyer with the tomahawk cruise missles, there’s no need for that many cannons
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    • I saw a theory about that, if we were to get into another major war all of our ships are to “weak” or valuable for sustained fighting so battleships min come back to do what they originally were supposed to do be a fucking moving island fort and take all the fire for the rest of the fleet which is..
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    • Yes please for god sakes bring back battleships
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    • Battleships will never make a comeback. Why use a cannon where prediction is necessary when you can just launch a missile and let a computer handle hitting the target.
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    • Song pls?
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    • Ohhh yeah it’s coming together
      hENNtie 17 oct
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    • Bring these back too
      SeaRogue 17 oct
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    • "army"
      CVNT5 17 oct
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    • Its not a cannon a 1000 miles long you dolts it can shoot a 1000 miles
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    • I’m pretty sure that’s up to the Navy...
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    • Wait they decommissioned and stopped making battleships? That's dumb
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    • Imagine the round skips and reks a town 200 miles off course?
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    • That would be fucking awesome
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    • Isn't that the navy's job?
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    • The "army"
      ee_eeee 17 oct
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    • Would should flatten California and build a giant rail gun that takes up the whole state
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    • Stop posting porn on my racist app
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    • Can someone tell me the songs name please
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    • What do they mean bring back battleships? Are we not using them anymore?
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    • Bismarck part 2 BABY!
      _Tirpitz_ 17 oct
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    • We should keep one or two battleships in service, for “morale support”
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    • AKA The Rail Gun..... Because fuck that thing on the other side of the ocean.
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    • How the fuck, thats just under half the length of the entire US
      IAmCRAB 17 oct
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    • Personally I think a cannon that shoots 1000 miles would be far more effective
      caramel 17 oct
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    • Gustav time baybee
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    • bravepsy 17 oct
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    • I just realized we don't use battleships any more
      _RinRin_ 17 oct
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    • I want battleships back, so bad
      LarryD1 20 oct
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    • Grandad was on the uss iowa. Said he was never scared because they were so far out virtually untouchable firing shells the size of volvos
      Boatt 20 oct
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    • MrSmeat 20 oct
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    • You talking mad shit for someone in 16inch naval cannon range
      07261 20 oct
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    • Ahhh what?
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    • But battleships can shoot over 24 miles why would a 1,000 mile cannon bring them back
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    • I've been watching this for 2 days now
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    • Coming to a Chinese Missle launch near you....
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    • Remember when popular mechanics ran an article about how to pull down statues
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    • USS Wisconsin shall return!
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    • Stonehenge moment.
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    • Wait did we stop using battleship?
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    • Isn't that just a railgun
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    • Is this canon?
      notnotty 18 oct
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    • Why would you not want ships that shoot halfway across oceans?
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    • Variety its time boys
      Warpstone 17 oct
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    • If they do they should pull the Iowa back into service with that gun just because it hasn’t seen enough combat yet lol
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    • It would likely be a railgun so no sweet muzzle flash/explosion. Some idiots will be doing their terrorist business then explode before they even here a sound. Still epic
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    • are battleships not used anymore?
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    • Did I miss something because I am pretty sure battleships still exists
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    • i feel like the propulsion would probably stop being effective after like a mile if the barrel is so long unless they greased the entire thing back to front with such polish and smoothness that the only friction was gravity
      caramel 17 oct
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    • Phexal 17 oct
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    • God damn it I love this country so much
      donaldduk 17 oct
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    • You can see Punished_Pinochet 's watermark at the top you stupid fucks
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    • Wait were battleships going away
      sirja 17 oct
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