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banzai_billy
02-05-2007, 02:55 PM
Me and my dad took a 3 day trip with my grandma who's also interested just to see it. It was great! All the gauges were there and everything! Except, a bit dissapointing, it's a guided tour that doesn't last so long, and the tour guides are very un-learned and unenthusiastic. Great see for all of those really interested. They're huge! http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_eek.gif http://i19.tinypic.com/33vp5hj.jpg http://i7.tinypic.com/301eofo.jpg
http://i9.tinypic.com/2ikbqx5.jpg

Fish40
02-05-2007, 04:42 PM
Great pics! Any interior shots?

geoffwessex
02-05-2007, 04:50 PM
Now THAT's the way to look after a submarine! RN Submarine Museum please take note.

banzai_billy
02-05-2007, 05:25 PM
unfortunately i do not have any

Celeon999
02-06-2007, 02:27 AM
Here you can see how they moved that huge thing into the hall http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-wink.gif


Video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l3ouqHDxgaM&mode=related&search=)

GoldenEagle8
02-06-2007, 12:29 PM
yea, I posted some pics from my friend here (http://forums.ubi.com/eve/forums/a/tpc/f/857101043/m/8671018305?r=3541022305#3541022305).

Grrbob25
02-06-2007, 11:00 PM
Yeah, the tour guides are really specialists about what they do (sarcasm), they just give em some random facts that people might want to know. Though I live less then 20 miles away, I havnt seen the U-505 for over 4 years, I keep meaning to go see it, but I never get around to it http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_frown.gif Last time I went, I knew nothing of U-boats, and only really cared for the block of things people have dropped onboard http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_rolleyes.gif