OTA-40

OTA-40  Set of Single-Tube Torpedo Tubes 

 

 

 

The OTA-40 set of single-tube torpedo tubes is designed for hitting of surface ships and submarines with universal torpedoes. 
The set of torpedo tubes ensures:
- storage and combat use of torpedoes under any weather conditions (rain, snow, fog), in any time of the day and year, at the outer air temperature from -25 deg. C up to +35 deg. C;
-remote or electronic (from target-course generation control system) and manual (from main body) data insert in torpedo to fire it;
-remotely single or salvo fire by insert data in target-course generation control system or manual single fire by insert data in main body;
-jettison of torpedoes in emergency;
-Powder firing gear.
 
Set of torpedo tubes includes:

-stationary single-tube launch device (two or four);
-set of loading devices for torpedoes’ loading and unloading;

The set of single-tube torpedo tubes can be delivered for export together with Russian ships (projects 1241,2, 1159 TR), as well as separately for use on foreign ships, which meet condition of service and tactical employment.
Delivery is carried out with and without heating torpedoes’ system.

 

 

 

 

 

Developer: Machine-Building Design Bureau
 

 

 

 

Performance:
 Torpedo’s bore, mm
400
 Overall dimensions, mm:
 length
 Width
 Height
 
4,900
685
800
 Weight, kg 
-          With heating torpedoes’ system
-          Without heating torpedoes’ system
 
475
420
 Power consumed during firing by one torpedo
0,65 Kw-27W
 Power consumed by heating torpedoes’ system for one
 torpedo
6kW-380W