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TB93 torpedo boat (1, 1894)


Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
TB93, 1906- TB093     Thornycroft, Chiswick 1892 1893 1894 sold 10/1919


Technical data


Displacement normal, t

130

Displacement full, t136
Length, m

42.8

Breadth, m

4.72

Draught, m1.55
No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 4-cyl VTE, 2 Thornycroft boilers

Power, h. p.

2200

Max speed, kts

23.5

Fuel, t

coal

Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament

3 x 1 - 47/40 3pdr Hotchkiss Mk I, 1 - 450 TT (bow), 1 x 2 - 450 TT

Complement

18



Ship project history The first twin-screw TB in the Royal Navy, and the only such with reciprocating (four-cylinder TE) engines. Modernizations


The first twin-screw TB in the Royal Navy, and the only such with reciprocating (four-cylinder TE) engines. Modernizations: None.

Naval service


No significant events.