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Big gun? Howsabout 16" battleship guns?

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They are big.   USS Alabama in Mobile.  Good grief the...complexities of multiple redundant controls for like every system.   Like those 16" guns can be aimed from the gun  turret  itself and at least two locations in the ship.   How about the analog mechanical aiming computer that includes a gyroscope to compensate for pitch and roll of a moving ship?  Imagine how important a little movement of the barrel is when firing at something up to 23 miles away!?!?   ALL parameters were calculated, mechanically, in the 40s.   Greatest Generation FTW.

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