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TORPEDO SHIPS

LEI CHEN torpedo boats (1885)

Names

雷震 <Lei Chen>; 雷中 <Lei Chung>; 雷坎 <Lei Kong>; 雷乾 <Lei Kwong>; 雷坤 <Lei Kung>; 雷離 <Lei Li>; 雷巽 <Lei Sun>; 雷巽 <Lei Tsen>; 雷兌 <Lei Tui>

Builders

Schichau, Elbing, Germany: Lei Chen, Lei Chung, Lei Kong, Lei Kwong, Lei Kung, Lei Li, Lei Sun, Lei Tsen, Lei Tui

Commissioned

1885: Lei Chen, Lei Chung, Lei Kong, Lei Kwong, Lei Kung, Lei Li, Lei Sun, Lei Tsen, Lei Tui

Losses

None

Transfers

None

Discarding

1925: Lei Chen, Lei Chung, Lei Kong, Lei Kwong, Lei Kung, Lei Li, Lei Sun, Lei Tsen, Lei Tui

 

Displacement normal, t

26

Displacement full, t

27

Length, m

26.0

Breadth, m

3.58

Draught, m

 

No of shafts

1

Machinery

VC, 1 boiler

Power, h. p.

420

Max speed, kts

19.5

Fuel, t

coal

Endurance, nm(kts)

 

Armament

1 - 356 TT (bow)

Complement

 

Ship project history: Small 2nd class torpedo boats.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2011-14