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Tumleren 1975 Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Delfinen S326 191 Orlogsværftets, København 1.7.1954 4.5.1956 16.9.1958 stricken 9.1984
Spækhuggeren S327 192 Orlogsværftets, København 1.12.1954 20.2.1957 27.6.1959 stricken 7.1989
Tumleren S328   Orlogsværftets, København 22.5.1956 22.5.1958 15.1.1960 stricken 8.1981
Springeren S329 193 Orlogsværftets, København 3.1.1961 26.4.1963 22.10.1964 stricken 3.1990


Technical data


Displacement standard, t

595

Displacement normal, t

 / 643

Length, m

54.5

Breadth, m

4.70

Draught, m

4.00

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 Burmeister & Wain diesels / Brown-Boveri electric motors

Power, h. p.

1200 / 1200

Max speed, kts

15 / 15

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts)

4000(8) /

Armament

4 - 533 TT (bow, 8)

Electronic equipment

radar, sonars

Complement

33

Diving depth operational, m

100



Standard scale images


<i>Delfinen </i>1970
Delfinen 1970


Graphics


<i>Tumleren </i>1975 <i>Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.</i>
Tumleren 1975 Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.


Project history

First Danish-designed submarines built since the war. Springeren was built with US 'Offshore' funds.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

No significant events.

Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.