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by Condottiere
Tue Jun 15, 2021 11:49 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Robotic ships
Replies: 82
Views: 12678

Re: Robotic ships

I don't recall any mention of the concept prior to Chartered Aliens, but it doesn't appear to a typo.

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by Condottiere
Tue Jun 15, 2021 11:45 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Solomani Confederation (Military)
Replies: 985
Views: 261735

Re: Solomani Confederation (Military)

Confederation Navy: Escort Carrier [work in progress] .. armament ... turretted pulse laser .... highly technologized ..... long ranged ..... energy efficient .... budget ..... increased size .... triple .... budget ..... increased size .... ten ..... twelve tonnes ..... one hundred power points .....
by Condottiere
Tue Jun 15, 2021 11:20 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 808
Views: 295836

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

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by Condottiere
Tue Jun 15, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship Design Philosophy
Replies: 3308
Views: 596921

Re: Ship Design Philosophy

https://i.ytimg.com/vi/rNIXijG88yE/maxresdefault.jpg Starships: Dune Lore: Spacing Guild Heighliners Explained (DUNE 2021) A discussion of the lore and history of the Spacing Guild's Heighliner ships as well as the role these massive vessels play in the Dune saga. This lore video combines elements ...
by Condottiere
Tue Jun 15, 2021 10:59 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Robotic ships
Replies: 82
Views: 12678

Re: Robotic ships

I think at this point we can reterm it The Warp.
by Condottiere
Mon Jun 14, 2021 9:29 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Solomani Confederation (Military)
Replies: 985
Views: 261735

Re: Solomani Confederation (Military)

Confederation Navy: Escort Carrier [work in progress] Kilotonne general purpose modularized pod . configuration .. semihemisphere . permanent systems .. ten tonne small bridge ... two and a half megastarbux .. engineering ... fusion reactor .... thirty five tonnes .... standard .... very advanced ....
by Condottiere
Mon Jun 14, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Solomani Confederation (Military)
Replies: 985
Views: 261735

Re: Solomani Confederation (Military)

Confederation Navy: Escort Carrier [work in progress] Epsilon Equatorial disk - four hundred fifty four and a half tonnes (five modules one hundred five tonnes equals 5'555.55), sixty tonne bridge, thirty five tonne standard fusion reactor (very advanced/decreased size), one hundred five tonne mano...
by Condottiere
Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 808
Views: 295836

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

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Personnel (scaled) Nuclear Damper

Neutralizing radiation exposure.
by Condottiere
Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship Design Philosophy
Replies: 3308
Views: 596921

Re: Ship Design Philosophy

https://i.ytimg.com/vi/STtXdpD8LtM/maxresdefault.jpg Spaceships: Engineering and Fusion Rockets - The Real Mars Express [2021] Fusion Rockets - The Real Mars Express [2021] The proposed and most plausible system that is being researched by NASA is called Electromagnetically Driven Fusion Propulsion...
by Condottiere
Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:17 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Robotic ships
Replies: 82
Views: 12678

Re: Robotic ships

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by Condottiere
Sun Jun 13, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Solomani Confederation (Military)
Replies: 985
Views: 261735

Re: Solomani Confederation (Military)

Confederation Navy: Escort Carrier [work in progress] Performance 1. Alpha Jump two (highly technologized), manoeuvre five (highly technologized), technological level fourteen 2. Beta Jump two, manoeuvre five, technological level eleven 3. Gamma Jump one (highly technologized), manoeuvre one (highl...
by Condottiere
Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Building a flying city
Replies: 18
Views: 1129

Re: Building a flying city

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by Condottiere
Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:55 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Robotic ships
Replies: 82
Views: 12678

Re: Robotic ships

Attempting to send a ship through jumpspace without people on board enormously increases the risk of misjump, for reasons unknown. In addition to the DM-4 for the autoplot, a vessel suffers an additional DM-4 if there are no conscious minds aboard. Lowberth passengers are by definition not consciou...
by Condottiere
Sun Jun 13, 2021 9:35 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Solomani Confederation (Military)
Replies: 985
Views: 261735

Re: Solomani Confederation (Military)

Confederation Navy: Carrier Squadron and Organization 200. So we now have that strike group. 201. So in this (Traveller) context, let's say that the strike group is made of specialized light/mediumish bombers, compared to heavy bombers, but both would use the same organization. 202. Bombers aren't ...
by Condottiere
Sun Jun 13, 2021 9:03 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Solomani Confederation (Military)
Replies: 985
Views: 261735

Re: Solomani Confederation (Military)

Confederation Navy: Carrier Squadron and Organization 190. I don't doubt that the Confederation probably has an accumulation of differing sized and performing aerospace carriers and carrieresque starwarships. 191. The (super) fighter carriers would just be the most efficient, and by nature of that ...
by Condottiere
Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:26 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 808
Views: 295836

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

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by Condottiere
Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:17 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Building a flying city
Replies: 18
Views: 1129

Re: Building a flying city

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by Condottiere
Sat Jun 12, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet
Replies: 808
Views: 295836

Re: Ship's Locker: Out of the Closet

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by Condottiere
Fri Jun 11, 2021 7:54 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Solomani Confederation (Military)
Replies: 985
Views: 261735

Re: Solomani Confederation (Military)

Confederation Navy: Carrier Squadron and Organization 180. An armoured variant could also be termed a battle carrier, in that it is meant to be in or next to the line of battle, providing a protective shield over a battle squadron, plus scouting and strike elements. 181. A strike variant isn't mean...
by Condottiere
Fri Jun 11, 2021 7:17 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Ship Design Philosophy
Replies: 3308
Views: 596921

Re: Ship Design Philosophy

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