Mark 36 torpedo
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|Mark 36 torpedo|
|Type||anti-surface ship torpedo|
|Place of origin||United States|
|In service||never in service|
Naval Torpedo Station Newport
|Effective firing range||7000 yards|
|Warhead||Mark 36, HBX-1|
|Warhead weight||800 pounds|
|Maximum speed||47 knots|
The Mark 36 torpedo was a submarine-launched Anti-surface ship torpedo designed by General Electric and the Naval Torpedo Station in 1946. Further development of the Mark 36 was discontinued due to the development of the Mark 42 torpedo.
- Jolie, E.W. (15 September 1978). "A Brief History of US Navy Torpedo Development: Torpedo Mine Mk36". Retrieved 22 June 2013.