Hatchet class System Defense Boat
|Hatchet class System Defense Boat|
|Type: HSDB System Defense Boat|
|Also see||System Defense Boat|
|Architect||Ronald B. Kline, Jr.|
|Canon||No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.|
|Cost||MCr803.75 in quantity 643|
|Crew||18 with 5 marines|
|Origin||Kingdom of Peladon|
|Passengers||0 High/Med 0 Low|
|Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.|
The Hatchet class System Defense Boat is a defensive warship.
Used by the Kingdom of Peladon, this is a Royal Peladon Navy (RPN) class of TL–11 system defense boat 6-Gs acceleration and 5-Agility. This vessel is heavily armored, and has a streamlined needle/wedge hull with scoops for ocean refueling. It is armed with two triple missile turrets, a dual plasma gun turret and two triple beam laser turrets. They carry a breaching and boarding party for search and seizure of intruder vessels. Any ships which cross their path without a writ and documentation of royal leave, are hailed, ordered to heave to and boarded. It also features a model 5 fib computer.
Basic Ship Characteristics
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 craft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (thousands of tons) where necessary. 
|6.||Armament|| The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
|7.||Defenses|| No information yet available.
|11.||Construction Time||TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.|
History & Background (Dossier)
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References & Contributors (Sources)
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- Marc Miller, Frank Chadwick, John Harshman. High Guard (Game Designers Workshop, 1980), 20-37. (Design Sequence Used)
- Traveller Wiki Editorial Team
- Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis), Captain, and Lead Naval Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr. of the Imperial Navy
- Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis) and Master of Sophontology Maksim-Smelchak of the Ministry of Science