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TA14 torpedo boat (1927 / 1943)


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TA14 as Turbine

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
TA14 (ex-Turbine)     Odero, Sestri Ponente, Italy 3/1925 21/4/1927 8/1927 // 9/1943 sunk 15/9/1944


Technical data


Displacement standard, t

1073

Displacement full, t1670
Length, m

93.7 wl 94.1 oa

Breadth, m

9.20

Draught, m

3.64

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 sets Parsons geared steam turbines, 3 Thornycroft boilers

Power, h. p.

40000

Max speed, kts

27

Fuel, t

oil 400

Endurance, nm(kts)2150(15)
Armament

2 x 2 - 120/45 M1926, 3 x 1 - 37/54 M1939, 4 x 2 - 20/65 M1935, 10 x 1 - 20/65 M1939, 1 x 3 - 533 TT, 2 DCT

Electronic equipmentFuMO 28 radar
Complement

180



Standard scale images


<i>TA14</i> 1944
TA14 1944
<i>Turbine</i> 1940
Turbine 1940


Graphics


<i>TA14</i> as <i>Turbine</i>
TA14 as Turbine


Ship project history


Ex-Italian destroyer, the lead ship of of the same name class, captured at Piraeus in September, 1943. Real max speed was 27kts.

Modernizations


None

Naval service


Acted in Aegean Sea. TA14 was damaged by Allied aircraft 1/2/1944, hard damaged as a result of sabotage 19/6/1944 and lost 15/9/1944 at Salamis during raid of American bombers.