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    what kind of steel was the hunley made of

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    Legend long held Hunley was made from a cast-off steam boiler—perhaps because a cutaway drawing by William Alexander, who had seen the real boat, showed a short and stubby machine.

    More info might be found here:
    http://books.google.de/books?id=1T0NbffwteoC&pg=PA199&lpg=PA199&dq=hunley+steel&source=bl&ots=ybZV2FLxc4&sig=EA_UhcfJ2lBJAXb0PDmj46vv6fc&hl=en&ei=FrWzTd2TII2fOpG13PcI&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=6&ved=0CD0Q6AEwBQ#v=onepage&q&f=false
    Legend long held Hunley was made from a cast-off steam boiler—perhaps because a cutaway drawing by William Alexander, who had seen the real boat, showed a short and stubby machine.

    More info might be found here:
    http://books.google.de/books?id=1T0NbffwteoC&pg=PA199&lpg=PA199&dq=hunley+steel&source=bl&ots=ybZV2FLxc4&sig=EA_UhcfJ2lBJAXb0PDmj46vv6fc&hl=en&ei=FrWzTd2TII2fOpG13PcI&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=6&ved=0CD0Q6AEwBQ#v=onepage&q&f=false


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