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Turtle (Submersible) (wikipedia.org)
22 points by benbreen on Dec 16, 2019 | hide | past | favorite | 1 comment



> The shape of the hull, Gale informed Silas Deane, "has the nearest resemblance to the two upper shells of a Tortoise joined together."

> Named for its shape, Turtle resembled a large clam as much as a turtle

Come on, it looks like a goddamn acorn. It's even made of oak.




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