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KUHA minesweeping boats (1941-1946)


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Kuha 11 1946  

Ships


Names Builders Commissioned Losses Transfers Discarding

Kuha

Salakka, 1945- Kuha 2

Siika, 1945- Kuha 3

Harjus

Säynäs, 1945- Kuha 5

Karppi

Kuha 7 - 18

 

1941-1942: Kuha, Salakka, Siila, Harjus, Säynäs, Karppi

1945: Kuha 7, 8

1946: Kuha 9 - 18

Kuha (3/11/1941), Harjus (23/7/1942), Karppi (15/9/1944)

none

1957-1962: Kuha 2, 3, 5, 7 - 18



Technical data


Displacement standard, t

17

Displacement full, t?
Length, m

17.2

Breadth, m

3.80

Draught, m

1.60

No of shafts

1

Machinery

1 Lister diesel

Power, h. p.

70

Max speed, kts

9

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament

1 x 1 - 20/60 Madsen, mechanical minesweeping gear

Complement 


Standard scale images


<i>Kuha 10 </i>1960
Kuha 10 1960


Graphics


<i>Kuha 11 </i>1946  
Kuha 11 1946  


Ship project history


hip project history: Finnish-built, development of Ahven class.

Modernizations


None.

Naval service


No significant events.