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NÚM11 motor torpedo boats (1937)

Núm11 1937

Names

Núm11, 4/1939- LT15; Núm21, 4/1939- LT16; Núm31; Núm41

Builders

194 Yd (Marti Yd), Leningrad, USSR: Núm11, 21, 31, 41

Completed

1937: Núm11, 21, 31, 41

Losses

Núm31 (5/11/1938), Núm41 (30/7/1937)

Transfers

none

Discarding

3/1946: LT15, 16

 

Displacement standard, t

 

Displacement full, t

16.5

Length, m

19.1

Breadth, m

3.33

Draught, m

1.15

No of shafts

2

Machinery

ASSO-1000 petrol engines

Power, h. p.

2000

Max speed, kts

50

Fuel, t

petrol 1.7

Endurance, nm(kts) 200(31)

Armament

1 x 2 - 7.6/94, 2 - 533 TT (stern) or 3 - 4 mines or 24 DC

Complement

6 - 7

Ship project history: Soviet MTBs of type G-5 series IX, transferred to Republicans. Originally had mixed Soviet-Spanish crews and Soviet commanders.
    In December, 1938 Soviets planned to deliver to Republicans 15 more G-5 type MTBs, however they never arrived.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: Boats No11 and No21 in damaged condition were captured by troops of Nationalists at Portman in April, 1939 and commissioned by Nationalists this month (really they were completely repaired only in 1941).

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