Nassau class battleships (German, 1908)

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specifications

Displacement: 18.570t normal; 21,000t deep load
Dimensions: 137.7m pp, 146.1m oa x 26.9m x 8.08m mean, 8.9m mean deep load
Machinery: 3-shaft 3-cyl VTE, 12 Schulz-Thornycroft boilers, 22,000ihp = 19.5kts. Coal 2950t. Range 8000nm/2200nm at 10kts/19kts
Armour: Belt 300mm-80mm (12in-3.2in), buklheads 210mm-90mm (8.3in-3.5in), battery 160mm (6.3in), barbettes 280mm-50mm (11in-2in), turrets 280mm-60mm (11in-2.4in), CT 300mm-80mm (12in-3.2in)
Armament: 12-28cm (11.1in) SKL/45 (6x2), 12-15cm (5.9in) SKL/45, 16-8.8cm (3.45in) SKL/45, 6-45cm (17.7in) TT sub
Complement: 1008 (1124-1139 at Jutland)

units

Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
Nassau Wilhelmshaven NYd 1907.07.22 1908.03.07 1910.05.03 1921 BU
Westfalen Weser, Bremen 1907.08.12 1908.07.01 1910.05.03 1924 BU
Rheinland Vulcan, Stettin 1907.06.01 1908.09.26 1910.09.21 1921 BU
Posen Germaniawerft, Kiel 1907.06.11 1908.12.12 1910.09.21 1922 BU