|S-Bots in the Federal Navy -Class 141|
S-Boat Class 141 ("Seeadler")
S-Boot Class 141 ("Seeadler")
Torpedotube Pinsch-Bamag - Picture: Archives Förderverein
Torpedotube Pisch-Bamag - Picture: Archives Förderverein
Torpedotargetingpillar with tube-targeting-apparatus RZA 5 b - Picture: Archives Förderverein
Firing of an Exercise-Torpedo from tube III - Picture: Archives Förderverein
40 mm Bofors L 70 MEL - Picture: Archives Förderverein
ARtillery-Firecontrolsysrtem OGR 7 - Picture: Archives Förderverein
Left: Bottommine G2 (DM 61), right: Anchormine (DM 11) - Picture: Archives Förderverein
Before the boats were
fitted with firmly installed equipment for Electronic Warfare (EW), i.e.
radar warning systems (Electronic Support Measures - ESM-equipment),
the boats had portable radar-warning-receivers TRACER (VR-2), which in S-Band
Data-Sheet portable radar-observing-receiver TRACER /VR-2) - Picture: Föreningen T 121 Spica Vänner
The boats was externally equal to Class 140. The main engines were working on the shafts via a reverse gear unit.
Later the boats were retrofitted with a Nedinsco- plotting table, a true motion-radar, an optical gyrocontrolled gun- targetting and ESM (Radar-Search) equipment by ELTRO.
"Geier" carried out ABC-trials, "Kormoran" ran trials with new rear torpedo-tubes.
S-"Geier" with ABC-Equipment
S-"Kormoran" with Rear Torpedo-Tubes