Torpedoes

Some articles on torpedoes:

Short Type 320 - Operational History
1917, when six aircraft (five with torpedoes and one with bombs) were towed towed on rafts fifty miles south of Traste Bay to enable them to attack enemy submarines lying off Cattaro ... four aircraft were operated from Calshot for experiments with launching the torpedoes ... were made, and proved a valuable source of information about torpedoes entering the water when dropped at different heights and speeds ...
Mark 14 Torpedo - Solutions
... Eight hundred torpedoes had already been fired in combat, more than a year's production from NTS ... The fact that destroyers' Mark 15 torpedoes were suffering the same failures may have had something to do with it as well ... In September 1943, the first torpedoes with new contact pistols were sent to war ...
Seacoast Defense In The United States - Coast Artillery Corps - Self-propelled Torpedoes
... Mines as we know them today were frequently referred to as torpedoes in the 19th century ... with early submarines and torpedo boats evolving as defensive weapons to deliver torpedoes against attacking fleets ... became more apparent that these were naval vessels, but both surface and submarine-delivered torpedoes were an important aspect of coastal defense strategies ...
Mark 14 Torpedo - Early Suspicions
... Jacobs in Sargo fired a total of eight torpedoes at two different ships, with no results, and had become very frustrated when two additional merchantmen came in view, he took extra ... A few days after he discovered the torpedoes were running too deep, and corrected the problem, Jacobs detected a big, slow tanker ... of the seven explosions had been premature the torpedoes had run true but the magnetic feature had fired them too early ...