SALVATORE TODARO (S-526) class SS Weapon Systems // Ships // Submarines


Country of Origin: Italy

The SALVATORE TODARO-class submarines based on the German Type 212A design. The third and fourth submarines, known as the Batch Two vessels, feature several enhancements from the Batch One boats. HULL: These submarines have a non-magnetic Type 1.3964 austenitic steel pressure hull, with a diameter of 22 ft 3 in (6.80 m) forward, tapering via a conical section to 18 ft 9 in (5.8 m) abaft the control room; i.e., the boats are single-hulled forward and double-hulled aft. Two liquid-oxygen...

 

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