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||18" by 17'3"
45cm by 5.251m
|Range||2500 yards (2290m) at 40 knots
3500 yards (3200m) at 33 knots
|Warhead||545 lbs Torpex
247 kg Torpex
|Propulsion||Kerosene-air burner-cycle four-cylinder radial wet heater|
The Mark XV was the standard British aircraft torpedo in the later years of the war. It wa also used on some motor torpedo boats. Total expediture to September 1944 was 591 torpedoes.
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