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Harbor Utility Craft - YFU-100
Landing Craft Utility - 1610
LCU-1610 Class Landing Craft Utility:
Laid down, date unknown, at Christy Corporation, Sturgeon Bay WI.
Launched, date unknown
Delivered and placed in service, date unknown
Reclassified Harbor Utility Craft YFU-100, August 1972
Final Dispassion, disposted of by scrapping, dismantling 20 February 2005
Displacement 200 tons (lt.) 375 t.(fl)
Length 134' 9"
Draft 6' 1"
Speed 11 kts
Radar, navigation LN-66 or SPS-53, one band
Range1200 miles at 8 kts
Cargo Capacity 170 tons
Complement 14 Enlisted
As Built - two single .50 cal machine guns
Vietnam War era - two twin 20mm gun mounts
Current - two 12.7mm machine gun mounts
Fuel Capacity 3220 Gals Diesel
two Detroit 12V-71 Diesel engines
two shafts (Kort nozzles) 1,000 bhp, 680hp sustained
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Last Updated 17 July 2009
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