THE ELCO 70' PT BOAT

The ELCO 70 foot boats were based on the Scott-Paine (PT-9) boat, with minor design modification. Although built in the United States, these boats were not used by the U.S. Navy, instead they were converted to MTB's and shipped to Britain.


PT-17 Above - an Early Elco 70'
PT-10 Early Elco 70'
Another Photo of PT-10 - Elco 70'

 The ELCO 70 Foot PT Boat
 Number Built:  10
 PT Boat Numbers  PT's 10 - 19
 Service: Sent to Britain in 1941 and renumbered MTB's 259 - 268
Basic
Specifications:
Length 70'-0"
Beam 19'-11"
Draft 4'-4"
Weight 40 Tons
Speed 45 Knots
Engines 3 - 1100 h.p.


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