S-Class Specifications

Lead Boat: SS-105, U.S.S. S-1
Length: 219'
Beam: 20-3/4'
Draft: 16' (Surface trim)
Displacement: 800 - 1,180 tons (surfaced); 1,062 - 1,460 tons (submerged)
Speed: 14.5 knots (surfaced); 11 knots (submerged)
Diving Depth: 200' (test depth)
Range: 3,420 - 5500 miles
Endurance:
Crew: 4 officers, 34 - 39 enlisted
Deck Gun: 1-3"/50-calibre; 1-4"/50 calibre; or 1-5"/51 calibre
Anti-Aircraft Weapons: Machine guns, .30 calibre Browning or Lewis
Light Weaponry:
Torpedoes: 4-21" torpedo tubes; 12 - 16 Mark-10 torpedoes; no TDC
Engines: 2 diesel, direct drive
Motors: 2 DC motor/generators
Radar: SD, SJ fitted to active boats when available
Sonar: Hydrophones only
Wartime Modifications:

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