DMITRY DONSKOY TK-208
A Typhoon class submarine
Remote control model
Donskoy was the first of the six submarines in the
was commissioned in 1981 and is still in active service
with the Russian Navy.
Donskoy, with a submerged displacement of more than
48,000t, is the biggest submarine the world's ever
seen. It is large enough to accommodate decent
living facilities for the crew for 120 days.
Typhoon submarines are 574' long and 75.5' wide!
They are wider than any other submarines because of
their multiple pressure hulls (similar to the WW2
Japanese I-404 Sen Toku Class
Typhoons' primary weapons system is
twenty R-39 (NATO: SS-N-20) ballistic missiles with a
maximum of ten MIRV nuclear warheads each. It
is also equipped with six 533mm (21in) torpedo tubes and
type 53 torpedoes. Typhoons are able
to deploy their long-range nuclear missiles while moored
at their docks.
powered by two nuclear water reactors, two 50,000hp
steam turbines and four 3,200KW turbo generators.
She can sail at a astonished speeds of 22.2kt on the
surface and 27kt submerged.
Testing, June 2016:
This model is being scratch built primarily of fiberglass and metal. Very
strong, very sturdy, and ready to run out of the box.
This Typhoon's diving
system is especially designed by ModelShipMaster for
easy playing. It will be far superior to
the current conventional system that is also used by our
USS North Dakota submarine
The model is equipped with a mud filter so
that you can play in lakes. Filter will clean
the system automatically. When it's full, and
the pump is being commanded to pump water into the
tank, the pump will run much harder than normal.
The sensor attached to the pump feels this and
direct the pump to max pressure the water out
(22bar.) Everything inside the filter is
Dimensions: 46" long (1/150
scale.) A high-end, muti-channel radio is included.
With two independent propellers, this
Typhoon model will be able to turn in a small pool. Scheduled completion
date: Fall 2016 or later, pending upon our
completion of commissioned models that always take
priority. Please email us
for further inquiries and price,