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VS10 hydrofoil torpedo boat


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Names Builders Commissioned Losses Transfers Discarding

VS10

Gebr. Sachsenberg, Hamburg: VS10

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VS10 - incomplete

none

none


Technical data


Displacement standard, t46
Displacement full, t 
Length, m

25.6

Breadth, m

8.00

Draught, m0.82 / 3.30
No of shafts

2

Machinery

4 Isotta-Fraschini ASM184 petrol engines

Power, h. p.

6000

Max speed, kts

50

Fuel, t

petrol 4.5

Endurance, nm(kts)300(50)
Armament

5 x 1 - 13.2/92, 2 - 450 TT

Complement

19



Standard scale images


<i> VS10</i> 1944
VS10 1944


Ship project history


Experimental hydrofoil, composite hull (wood / steel / light alloys). VS10 was ordered 18/3/1942 but destroyed by Allied bombers in 1944 on the stocks. Nearly sister-boat VS14 was ordered 7/10/1942 but never laid.