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by dinesha
03 Aug 2009 09:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2
Replies: 4159
Views: 704266

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2

For example:
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= 0.914 x (98.11/10.77)
= 8.31 mts

Account for distortion due to angular view, approximate dia of inner hull would be = 9 Mts.

I am no expert... so someoneelse can do justice..
Dimension of barrel
by dinesha
03 Aug 2009 08:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2
Replies: 4159
Views: 704266

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2

Since the PRP-TD is 1:1 scale... Diameter of the INS Arihant can be approximated using the image..
the PRP-TD is berricated using fuel barrel.. Std. Height of the barrel is 0.9mts..
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by dinesha
02 Aug 2009 22:33
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2
Replies: 4159
Views: 704266

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2

'N-submarines with missiles offer best second-strike chance' Kalpakkam (Tamil Nadu), Aug 2 (IANS) Nuclear-powered submarines with capacity to launch ballistic missiles offer the best second-strike capability for a nation, an Indian naval officer said here Sunday. Kalpakkam (Tamil Nadu), Aug 2 (IANS...
by dinesha
02 Aug 2009 21:02
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2
Replies: 4159
Views: 704266

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2

Submarine reactor was built from land-based prototype Looks like this news item is sourced from now very famous paanwala.. Kalpakkam (Tamil Nadu), Aug 2 (IANS) INS Arihant, India’s first indigenously designed and built nuclear powered submarine launched a week ago, is energised by a power pack that...
by dinesha
31 Jul 2009 09:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Space Program Discussion
Replies: 200
Views: 11791

Re: Indian Space Program Discussion

Space Launch Vehicles - total vacuum impulse (MN*s)
http://www.b14643.de/Spacerockets_2/Div ... /index.htm
by dinesha
29 Jul 2009 20:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion
Replies: 3157
Views: 609364

Re: AEW&C News & Discussion

The Centre for Airborne Systems (CABS) at Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is all geared up to develop a low-cost indigenous radar system, which they claim can be similar or more advanced than the Israeli Phalcon Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS). This will reduce Indi...
by dinesha
29 Jul 2009 20:11
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2
Replies: 4159
Views: 704266

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2

More to the point, can Pakistan afford such a competition? Nuclear-powered submarines are expensive to purchase — though that is beside the point since none of the world’s producers currently seem inclined to sell them to us — while acquiring an indigenous production capability is staggeringly, bre...
by dinesha
27 Jul 2009 19:49
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) Launch News and Discussion
Replies: 945
Views: 162853

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) Launch News and Discussion

more details..
S3, S4 under fabrication
Atleast 5 SSBNs..

http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_o_no4M2xEPY/S ... 774434.jpg
by dinesha
26 Jul 2009 13:38
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) Launch News and Discussion
Replies: 945
Views: 162853

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) Launch News and Discussion

The 6000-tonne submarine is powered by an 85 megawatt capacity nuclear reactor and can acquire surface speeds of 22 to 28 kmph (12-15 knots) and submerged speed upto 44 kmph (24 knots). It will be carrying a crew of 95 men and will be armed with torpedoes and missiles including 12 ballistic missile...
by dinesha
25 Jul 2009 14:18
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) Launch News and Discussion
Replies: 945
Views: 162853

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) Launch News and Discussion

Guys "News 24" is showing clip of Arihant in Dry Dock... !!!... just got a glimpse..with grey cover for sonar housing..I am waiting for the rerun.. (I hope so..)
Tune it...
by dinesha
23 Jul 2009 09:59
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4653
Views: 870923

Re: Small Arms Thread

India Launches Soldier-Gear Effort (F-INSAS) http://www.defensenews.com/story.php?i=4200500&c=ASI&s=TOP One ministry official said two critical technologies will be designed and developed by the state's Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) - a multicaliber individual weapon a...
by dinesha
19 Jul 2009 13:50
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) Launch News and Discussion
Replies: 945
Views: 162853

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) Launch News and Discussion

On the contrary screw photographs are rare... especially american ones.. infact I have seen only two in the net.. http://americanhistory.si.edu/Subs/anglesdangles/friedman_prop.html [Caption: The stern of a Los Angeles-class (SSN 688) submarine at Holy Loch, Scotland, showing a mid-1970s propeller w...
by dinesha
08 Jul 2009 22:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-China News and Discussion
Replies: 2386
Views: 222187

Re: India-China News and Discussions

India Maintains Goal of China Deterrent http://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/article.aspx?id=4039 NEW DELHI -- While India's immediate military aim is to build a potent strike force against Pakistan, it also harbors long-term plans to field a credible deterrent against China. This reflects the fact th...
by dinesha
22 Jun 2009 13:29
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion
Replies: 2936
Views: 720269

Re: Indian Missile Technology Discussion

N-tipped Agni III set for fresh test Hemant Kumar Rout BALASORE: The Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) is set to test-fire India’s most powerful nuke-capable ballistic missile Agni-III. The China-specific missile would be test-fired from a defence base off the Orissa coast soon. Prep...
by dinesha
24 May 2009 19:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1524284

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

MP5 9mm submachine gun "briefcase" models (Unrelated)

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by dinesha
24 May 2009 19:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1524284

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

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Note the position of finger..thumb is placed between the handles
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by dinesha
20 May 2009 01:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missile Technology Discussion
Replies: 293
Views: 16023

Re: Indian Missile Technology Discussion

Agni-II test-fired -Hindu http://www.hindu.com/2009/05/20/stories/2009052055331300.htm DRDO sources told The Hindu that the complete operations, including the pre-launch exercise and the launch from a sophisticated computer, were carried out by an Army team. The missile, which was picked randomly f...
by dinesha
13 Mar 2009 12:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1915
Views: 385625

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

Missile defence: Deploy early to foil foreign lobby http://www.dnaindia.com/report.asp?newsid=1238543 New Delhi: The government should immediately deploy the indigenously developed missile defence system and foil efforts by foreign arms lobbies to push through their systems, military sources said. T...
by dinesha
05 Dec 2008 16:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missile Technology Discussion
Replies: 518
Views: 24777

Re: Indian Missile Technology Discussion

The short-range Prithvi I has been deployed since 1998; the shortrange Agni I and medium-range Agni II were declared operational, but reliability issues with both missiles have delayed their full operational service; and the longer-range Agni III is under development. The slow maturation of the lan...
by dinesha
06 May 2007 22:53
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 288
Views: 99610

Handheld GPS computers for soldiers in difficult terrains http://www.hindu.com/thehindu/holnus/002200705061714.htm Jammu, May. 6 (PTI): The army is set to equip soldiers with handheld multi-role computers to enable them to pinpoint their field locations in difficult-terrain tactical warfare and for...
by dinesha
01 May 2007 16:11
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 288
Views: 99610

Tata Motors planning to manufacture armored vehicles http://business.techwhack.com/2421/tata-motors-armored-vehicles/ Sources are claiming that Tata could get into a collaboration with the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) for this project as they would need their products to be ...
by dinesha
30 Apr 2007 12:52
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Agni III Test - News & Discussion-3
Replies: 275
Views: 90130

[quote] India Draws Confidence From Agni-3 Test Flight By VIVEK RAGHUVANSHI, NEW DELHI http://www.defensenews.com/story.php?F=2694039&C=asiapac The April 12 test firing of an Agni-3 ballistic missile has bolstered India’s confidence that it can develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, sc...
by dinesha
13 Apr 2007 14:47
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Second Agni-III test-2
Replies: 333
Views: 81155

Arun S, Look at the Tip of the nose cone of Agni III image at Page 9 Hindustan Times, Delhi edition E-paper: http://epaper.hindustantimes.com/default.aspx?selPg=1758&page=13_04_2007_001.jpg&ed=47 (Reg. Reqd.) http://img215.imageshack.us/img215/6058/hindustantimesfl0.th.jpg http://img204.imag...
by dinesha
30 Jan 2006 12:58
Forum: Military Expositions Archive
Topic: Republic Day 2006
Replies: 115
Views: 57986

Karam wrote:
Aditya G wrote:Delhi Police?
Saudi King's personal army guards??


These DP commandos were on duty also on Sunday during Beating Retreat.
by dinesha
27 Jan 2006 11:41
Forum: Military Expositions Archive
Topic: Defexpo 2006
Replies: 286
Views: 93371

there is full page adv for Expo. It says that
from 31st Jan to 2nd Feb Business Visitor By Invitation Only. How to beat this?
Help guys I'have to leave Delhi on 2nd Feb. General visitors are allwed on 3rd between 2-5PM. :(
by dinesha
05 Dec 2005 12:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Magazine and Media Watch/Review
Replies: 287
Views: 81603

Sunday afternoon's programme was one of it kinds, the quality of the program was at par with those of Discovery Channel. It gave good insight on Navel training program. Good shots of Harrier and Sub simulators apart for other footing mentioned by Harry. Shots of Naval Electrical & Electronics sc...
by dinesha
12 Jul 2005 16:41
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Project 75 & Submarine Options
Replies: 331
Views: 128215

Two Solutions Fuel Cell and Stirling Air-Independend Propulsion Systems for Submarines
LINK (PDF)

Fuel Cell Plants for Non-nuclear Submarines
LINK (PDF)

More at HDW Brochures: http://www.hdw.de/index_en.php?level=2& ... lt_id=1109
by dinesha
04 Jul 2005 20:00
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Radar thread - specs & discussions
Replies: 328
Views: 123958

http://www.deccanherald.com/deccanherald/jul42005/update133755200574.asp Varadarajan takes over as LRDE Director Bangalore: UNI Mr S Varadarajan, an expert in Radar Systems Engineering and Radar Data Processing, has assumed charge as Director of Electronics and Radar Development Establishment (LRDE)...
by dinesha
01 Jul 2005 12:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Magazine and Media Watch/Review
Replies: 287
Views: 81603


Last line caught my eyes. " I would love to be on the trip to the Moon planned by ISRO in 2012".
So the rumors may be true. May be the ISRO will announce this moon mission formally after success of Chandrayan-I
by dinesha
30 Jun 2005 12:24
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Radar thread - specs & discussions
Replies: 328
Views: 123958

On the radar: Russian firm’s JV with Alpha Design RUPALI MUKHERJEE Posted online: Thursday, June 30, 2005 at 0000 hours IST NEW DELHI, JUNE 29: Phazotron Corp of Russia has proposed to set up a joint venture with Alpha Design Technologies for providing repair and maintenance support to KOPYO radars...
by dinesha
17 Jun 2005 16:58
Forum: News Folders Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles - News Folder - June 2005
Replies: 5
Views: 5252

by dinesha
14 Jun 2005 17:37
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Book Review Folder - 2005/2006/2007
Replies: 404
Views: 102401

Strategic triangle E.R.Gopinath Examines the triangular relationship of China, India and Pakistan through the prism of nuclear deterrence http://www.hindu.com/br/2005/06/14/images/2005061400131601.jpg NUCLEAR DETERRENCE IN SOUTHERN ASIA — China, India & Pakistan: Arpit Rajain; Sage Publications...
by dinesha
15 May 2005 19:06
Forum: Military Exercises Archive
Topic: Exercise Vajra Shakti
Replies: 95
Views: 46418

Indian army to get digital eye

These Simputer r also known as SATHI (Situation Awareness and Tactical Handheld Information)
Tech Details: http://www.ncoretech.com/sathi/pdf/sathi.pdf

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