|S-Boats in the Federal Navy - Class 142|
S-Boot Klasse 142 ("Zobel")
Torpedotube Pinsch-Bamag - Picture: Archives Förderverein
Torpedotube Pisch-Bamag - Picture: Archives Förderverein
Torpedotargetingpillar with tube-targeting-apparatus RZA 5 b - Picture: Archives Förderverein
Firing of an Exercise-Torpedo from tube III - Picture: Archives Förderverein
40 mm Bofors L 70 MEL - Picture: Archives Förderverein
Left: Bottommine G2 (DM 61), right: Anchormine (DM 11) - Picture: Archives Förderverein
Before the boats were
fitted with firmly installed equipment for Electronic Warfare (EW), i.e.
radar warning systems (Electronic Support Measures - ESM-equipment),
the boats had portable radar-warning-receivers TRACER (VR-2), which in
S-Band with ±
Data-Sheet portable radar-observing-receiver TRACER /VR-2) - Picture: Föreningen T 121 Spica Vänner
The boats were built with an ABC-citadel.
Later the boats were retrofitted with a Nedinsco- plotting table, a true motion-radar, an optical gyrocontrolled gun- targetting and ESM (Radar-Search) equipment by ELTRO.
Retrofitted in 1970 to 1972, thereafter wireguided torpedoes and M 20 Firecontrol System.
"Nerz" carried out trials for different missiles 1963 - 1969.
S-Boat Class 142 mod ("Zobel")
S-Boat Class 142 mod in the Baltic