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TORPEDO SHIPS

AGORDAT protected torpedo cruisers (1900)

Coatit 1900

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Agordat   R. Cantiere di Castellamare di Stabia 18/2/1897 11/10/1899 26/9/1900 minelayer 1919, discarded 1/1923
Coatit   R. Cantiere di Castellamare di Stabia 8/4/1897 15/11/1899 1/10/1900 discarded 6/1920

 

Displacement normal, t

Agordat: 1340

Coatit: 1292

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

87.6 pp 91.6 oa

Breadth, m

9.32

Draught, m

Agordat: 3.64

Coatit: 3.54

No of shafts

2

Machinery

VTE, 8 Blechynden boilers

Power, h. p.

Agordat: 7500

Coatit: 8000

Max speed, kts

Agordat: 22 (trials 23)

Coatit: 22.5 (trials 23)

Fuel, t

coal 160

Endurance, nm(kts) 3000(10)

Armour, mm

steel; deck: 20

Armament

12 x 1 - 76/40 A, 2 x 1 - 450 TT

Complement

153 - 185

Ship project history: Originally these ships were rated as protected cruisers, 4/6/1914 re-rated as scouts (esploratori). To the beginning of WWI they become outdated and could make no more than 20kts. Soon after Armistice Coatit became minelayer, and Agordat was re-rated as gunboat.

Ship protection: Only protective 20mm deck.

Modernizations: 1919, Coatit: - 8 x 1 - 76/40, 2 x 1 - 450 TT; + 2 x 1 - 120/40 A1891, mines

1921, Agordat: - 4 x 1 - 76/40, 2 x 1 - 450 TT; + 2 x 1 - 120/40 A1891

Naval service: No significant events.

 

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Ivan Gogin, 2009-14