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TAMOIO torpedo gunboat (1900)


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Tamoio 1900

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Tamoio     Germaniawerft, Kiel, Germany   1898 1900 stricken 1920


Technical data


Displacement normal, t

1063

Displacement full, t 
Length, m

82.0

Breadth, m

8.76

Draught, m

2.97

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 VTE, cylindrical boilers

Power, h. p.6500
Max speed, kts

23

Fuel, t

coal 293

Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armour, mm

steel; deck: 13, shields: 114, CT: 25

Armament

2 x 1 - 120/37 SK L/40 C/91, 6 x 1 - 57/37 SK L/40 C/91, 2 x 1 - 37/37 SK L/40 C/91, 1 - 356 TT (bow), 2 x 1 - 356 TT

Complement

110



Standard scale images


<i>Tamoio </i>1914
Tamoio 1914


Graphics


<i>Tamoio </i>1900
Tamoio 1900


Ship project history


A steel-hulled, modified Tupi class boat with a different hull form giving 0.5kt extra speed on 500ihp less power. She could be distinguished from the Tupis by the prominent tops on both masts.

Ship protection


Machinery was protected by 13mm deck and 12cm guns by 114mm shields. CT had 25mm sides.

Modernizations


None.

Naval service


No significant events.