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|Career||Norwegian Navy flag|
|Class and type:||Skorpionen class monitor|
|Displacement:||1,490 long tons (1,514 t)|
|Length:||62.33 m (204 ft 6 in)|
|Beam:||13.68 m (44 ft 11 in)|
|Draught:||3.5 m (11 ft 6 in)|
|Propulsion:||Steam engine, 450 hp (336 kW)|
|Speed:||8 knots (9.2 mph; 15 km/h)|
|Armament:||2 × 26.67 cm (10.50 in) RML guns|
Deck: 5 in (130 mm)|
Turret: 12 in (300 mm)
The name translates as The Scorpion.
Skorpionen was armed with two heavy rifled muzzle-loaders in a revolving turret. She had five inches of iron armour on her deck, and her turret was protected by twelve inches of iron armour.
- Naval History via Flix: KNM Skorpionen, retrieved 16 January 2006.
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