Some articles on mm, thick:
... The ships' main armored belt was 80 mm (3.1 in) thick amidships and reduced to 60 mm (2.4 in) on either end of the central citadel ... was inclined to increase its protective qualities and supplemented by a 20 mm (0.79 in) longitudinal splinter bulkhead ... Deutschland's underwater protection consisted of a 45 mm (1.8 in) thick torpedo bulkhead Admiral Scheer's and Admiral Graf Spee's bulkheads were reduced to 40 mm (1.6 in) ...
... The ships' main armored belt was 270 mm (11 in) thick amidships and reduced to 160 mm (6.3 in) on either end of the ship ... Above the belt, the secondary battery casemates were armored with 170 mm (6.7 in) thick steel plate ... consisted of three armored decks the main deck was 30 to 40 mm (1.2 to 1.6 in) thick ...
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