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TORPEDO SHIPS

XXI HEKLA 2nd class torpedo boats (1882)

Etna 1892

Names

No.XXI, 1891- Hekla (yard no 533)

No.XXII, 1892- Etna (532)

Builders

Yarrow, Poplar, UK: No.XXI, XXII

Commissioned

1882: No.XXI, XXII

Losses

none

Transfers

none

Discarding

1912: Etna

1913: Hekla

  

Displacement normal, t

 

Displacement full, t

45

Length, m

31.0

Breadth, m

3.81

Draught, m

1.68

No of shafts

1

Machinery

HC, 1 locomotive boiler

Power, h. p.

550

Max speed, kts

21.4

Fuel, t

coal 5

Endurance, nm(kts)

560(10)

Armament

2 x 1 - 37/20 Hotchkiss, 2 - 356 TT (bow)

Complement

15

Ship project history: 2nd class torpedo boats, in 1891 rerated as 1st class torpedo boats.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Hekla

Ivan Gogin, 2014