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Unformatted text preview: First Submarine Design n History of the Submarine n n Drafted by William Borne in 1578 Based on ballast tanks Never got past the drawing stage History of Technology First Oared Submersible n Conceived and Built by Cornelis Drebbel Human Powered Submarine n Dutch Inventor u Born in Alkmaar , Netherlands in 1572 Alkmaar, u n n n n u u First to address the problem of air replenishment Holland VII and Holland VIII Submarines Introduced by John P. Holland in 1895 Used petroleum engine for sufrace propulsion and electric engine for submerged operations Served as a blueprint for all the world’s navies for submarine design Built by David Bushnell in 1776 Called the Turtle First submarine to dive, surface and be used in Naval combat French Submarine Aigette n n First submarine built with a diesel engine for surface propulsion and electric engine for submerged operations 1904 1 ...
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