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Torpedo tube

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A torpedo tube is a cylinder shaped device for launching torpedoes. [1]

11 relations: Airlock, Block and tackle, Cruise missile, Fire-control system, G-force, Interlock (engineering), List of torpedoes by name, Naval mine, Submarine, Torpedo, Type 212 submarine.


An airlock is a device which permits the passage of people and objects between a pressure vessel and its surroundings while minimizing the change of pressure in the vessel and loss of air from it.

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Block and tackle

A block and tackle is a system of two or more pulleys with a rope or cable threaded between them, usually used to lift heavy loads.

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Cruise missile

A cruise missile is a guided missile used against terrestrial targets that remains in the atmosphere and flies the major portion of its flight path at approximately constant speed.

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Fire-control system

A fire-control system is a number of components working together, usually a gun data computer, a director, and radar, which is designed to assist a weapon system in hitting its target.

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The gravitational force, or more commonly, g-force, is a measurement of the type of acceleration that causes a perception of weight.

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Interlock (engineering)

An interlock is a feature that makes the state of two mechanisms or functions mutually dependent.

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List of torpedoes by name

The list of torpedoes by name includes all torpedoes operated in the past or present.

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Naval mine

A naval mine is a self-contained explosive device placed in water to damage or destroy surface ships or submarines.

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A submarine (or simply sub) is a watercraft capable of independent operation underwater.

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A modern torpedo is a self-propelled weapon with an explosive warhead, launched above or below the water surface, propelled underwater towards a target, and designed to detonate either on contact with its target or in proximity to it.

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Type 212 submarine

The German Type 212 class, also Italian Todaro class, is a highly advanced design of non-nuclear submarine developed by Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft AG (HDW) for the German and Italian navies.

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Torpedo Tube, Torpedo bay, Torpedo launcher, Torpedo tubes.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Torpedo_tube

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