Argonaut Class

SS.166 ex-V4

Minelaying submarine. The only built by the US Navy.


Boats in class  1 Unit - SS.166
Normal displacement surfaced  2.710t
Normal displacement submerged  4.164t
Machinery  2 x General Motors Diesel
2 x Ridgeway electric
Maximum power Surfaced/Submerged  6.000hp/2.400hp
Speed Surfaced/Submerged  15 knots/8 knots
Armament  2 x 152mm L/53 Guns
2 x 0.3in MG
Torpedeo Tubes  4 x 533mm/16 Torpedoes/60 Mines
Length  116,1m
Beam  10,3m
Height  4,7m
Complement 89
Year of construction  1925-1928
Builder  Portsmouth Navy Yard