Garrett Durant class Cargo Hauler

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Garrett Durant class Cargo Hauler
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Type: RC Cargo Hauler
Agility 1
Also see Cargo Liner
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 1,400.0 Tons
Cost MCr782.307
In quantity 625.846
Crew 23
Officers 5
Enlisted 18
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 30
Hull TBD Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-1
Maneuver 1 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines 3
Model Model/1
Origin Distant Fringe
Passengers 2 High/Med 2 Low
Reference Fan: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Size 3,000 Tons
Size-cat BCS
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–12
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Garrett Durant class Cargo Hauler is a mercantile starship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Designed and built in the Nexus system, the Garrett Durant Class Cargo Hauler is a familiar sight in the central regions of the Distant Fringe.

Image Repository[edit]

No information yet available.

General Description & Deck Plans[edit]

No information yet available.

Basic Ship Characteristics[edit]

Following the Imperial Navy and IISS Universal Ship Profile and data, additional information is presented in the format shown here. The small craft factor indicates the number of squadrons (...of ten subcraft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (...thousands of tons) where necessary. [1]

Basic Ship Characteristics [2]
No. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage / Hull 3,000 tons. The Garrett Durant is designed around a 3000 dTon unstreamlined dispersed structure hull.
2. Crew TBD crew.

The vessel requires 23 crew: 11x command, 3x engineering, 6x service and 3x security. Accommodations include 13.5 Staterooms, sufficient for double occupation for the crew: there are two staterooms set aside for passenger services and two low berths.

3. Performance Propulsion:
  • Jump-TBD
  • TBD-G acceleration
  • Power Plant-TBD
  • TBD-EPs
  • Agility-TBD

The class is a long-range design: it carries enough internal fuel for four consecutive jump 1s and has sufficient additional capacity to run the power plant for 4 weeks. The vessel is capable of 1G constant acceleration and has an agility rating of 1.

4. Electronics Model/TBD fib computer.

The design is fitted with a model/2 computer adjacent to the bridge.

5. Hardpoints xTBD hardpoints.
6. Armament The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • The Garrett Durant-class is unarmed. No hardpoints are specified and no fire control is installed.
7. Defenses No information yet available.
8. Craft TBD
9. Fuel Treatment It is fitted with onboard fuel purification but is incapable of independent wilderness refueling.
10. Cost MCrTBD.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Comments Cargo capacity: 1400 dTons.
  • Standard cargo capacity amounts to TBD.0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Garrett Durant Cargo Haulers are widely used for commercial operations in the Sena Subsector of Halcyon Sector. They typically travel in convoys, in the company of naval escort vessels dispatched from the Nexus Fleet Forces. They are almost half fuel, with the other half set aside for cargo storage. Some have been modified to carry more passengers. Nexus Fleet Forces.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Civilian Vessel - Cargo Liner:

  1. Type R class Cargo Liner
    1. Garrett Durant class Cargo Hauler

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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This article was copied or excerpted from the following copyrighted sources and used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author.

  1. Timothy B. Brown. Fighting Ships (Game Designers Workshop, 1981), 10.
  2. Timothy B. Brown. Fighting Ships (Game Designers Workshop, 1981), 10.