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Great Lakes XTBG-1
 
 GreatLks-XTBG1
 
This three-seat biplane was Great Lakes entry in the torpedo bomber competition which ended with the adoption of the Devastator. It was the last biplane considered by the US. Navy for that role
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The XTBG-1 featured a small independent front cockpit placed just behind the engine which was employed by the “torpedoman.
With its top speed of 200 mph, the the Devastator bested it easily
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Only the prototype was built.
 
 
 
 


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