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:: YAMATO (1940) ::

Yamato battleship (1940)

Note: given dates correspond to the launching of the ship, not to the conditions as seen in the image.

Source: World of Warships 3D models collection.

Class: Yamato (2 units)

Type: Battleship

Lenght: 263 meters

Beam: 38.9 meters

Draft: 11 meters

Displacement (standard): 65020 tonnes

Propulsion: 4 shaft steam turbines, 153000 horsepower

Speed: 27.5 knots (50.8 kilometers/hour)

Range: 7200 nautic miles (13330 kilometers) at 16 knots

Complement: 2500-2800

Armament (as built): 9 x 460 millimeters (45 calibers) guns, 12 x 155 millimeters (55 calibers) guns, 12 x 127 millimeters (40 calibers) guns, 24 x 25 millimeters guns, 4 x 13.2 millimeters machine guns

Armament (in 1945): 9 x 460 millimeters (45 calibers) guns, 12 x 155 millimeters (55 calibers) guns, 24 x 127 millimeters (40 calibers) guns, 146 x 25 millimeters guns, 4 x 13.2 millimeters machine guns

Armor: 100-410 millimeters in belt, 300-340 millimeters in bulkheads, 200-230 millimeters in deck, 380-560 millimeters in barbettes, 190-650 millimeters in main turrets, 25 millimeters in secondary turrets, 500 millimeters in conning tower

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