P class battlecruisers (German)

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P class battlecruisers

specifications

Displacement: 30,500t standard; 35,720t max
Dimensions: 246.00m wl, 256.50m oa x 30.00m x 9.60m, 11.20m max
Machinery: 3 shafts, 8 MAN double-acting 2-stroke 24cyl diesels (outer shafts) plus 1 Brown-Boveri geared turbine, 4 Wagner boilers (central shaft), 116,000bhp = 27kts (outer shafts only), 176,000hp = 33.4kts (all three)
Armour: Belt 7in-4in, torpedo bulkhead 1¾in, deck 2in, armoured deck 3in, main turrets 8¼in-2in, secondary turrets 5½in, CT 7¾in-3in
Armament: 6-380mm/47 C34 (3x2), 6-150mm/48 (3x2), 8-105mm/65 C33 (4x2), 8-37mm/83 C33 (4x2), 20-20mm C38, 6-533mm TT aw, 4 aircraft
Complement: 1965

units

Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
'O' Deutsche Werke, Kiel
'P' Wilhelmshaven NYd
'Q' Germaniawerft, Kiel