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DANISH ROYAL NAVY (DENMARK)

TORPEDO SHIPS

TUMLEREN torpedo boats (1911-1912)

Tumleren 1914

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Tumleren 1919- 19, 1921- C1, 1929- N1 Schichau, Elbing, Germany 1910 1911 1911 stricken 1935
Vindhunden 1919- 18, 1921- C2, 1929- N2 Orlogsværftets, København 10/1910 16/12/1911 1912 stricken 1935
Spækhuggeren 1919- 17, 1921- C3, 1929- N3 Orlogsværftets, København 10/1910 7/10/1911 1912 stricken 1935

 

 

Displacement normal, t

249

Displacement full, t

271

Length, m

56.4

Breadth, m

5.83

Draught, m

2.16

No of shafts

1

Machinery

Schichau steam turbine, 2 Normand boilers

Power, h. p.

5000

Max speed, kts

27.5

Fuel, t

coal

Endurance, nm(kts)  

Armament

2 x 1 - 75/52 M.07, 1 - 450 TT (bow), 4 x 1 - 450 TT

Complement

33

Ship project history: First Danish turbine-driven ships. Project was recognised successful, and on its base Germans in days of First World War built many A type torpedo boats for own navy.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Spækhuggeren 1930

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