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The Whitehead Torpedo U.S.N., Notes on Care and Handling, 1898, covers the 45c/m. x 3.55m. Mark I, Mark II, Mark III and and 45c/m. x 5m. Mark I.

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The Whitehead Torpedo U.S.N.
45c/m. x 3.55m. Mark I, Mark II, Mark III
and
45c/m. x 5m. Mark I.
Department of the Navy - Bureau of Ordnance
Notes on Care and Handling
1898

 

E.F. Leifer, Lieut. U.S. Navy

 

1890

The Whitehead Torpedo.
U. S. N.,

anchor

45c/m. X 3.55m. MARK I, MARK II, MARK
AND
45c/m. x 5m. MARK I.


NOTES ON CARE AND HANDLING
DISASSEMBLING AND ASSEMBLING, ETC.


Department of the Navy, Bureau of Ordnance


PREPARED AT THE NAVAL TORPEDO STATION,
BY DIRECTION OF THE
BUREAU OF ORDNANCE.


NAVAL TORPEDO STATION.
1898.
 

CONTENTS.

PAGE.
Notes on Care and Handling the Torpedoes and their Accessories:
I. General Remarks 1
II. War-heads 13
III. Notes on Whitehead Torpedoes 17
IV. Detailed Directions for Boxing and Packing Torpedoes for Transportation 33
Notes on Disassembling and Assembling 45c/m. X 3.55m. Mark I and Mark II Torpedoes 35
Changes and Additions to be made in Notes on Disassembling and Assembling to Adapt the same to the 45c/m. x 3.55m. Mark III and 45c/m. X 5m. Mark I Torpedoes 57
Whitehead Torpedo Accessories 65
Contents of Tool-box 67
Contents of Tool-box, Obry Gear 71
Allowance of Spare Parts 72
Contents of Rubber-washer Box 74
Contents of Leather-washer Box 75
Contents of Chemical-box 77
Nomenclature of 45c/m. X 3.55m. Mark I, Mark Mark III, and 45c/m. X 5m. Mark I, Torpedoes 78
Nomenclature of Obry Gear 92
Nomenclature of Obry Adjusting Stand 95
 

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