Heat Suit

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Heat Suit
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Also see
Cost Cr300
Size 2.0 l
Type Protective Gear
Tech Level TL–8
Weight 2.0 kg
Manufacturer Various

The Heat Suit is a skin-tight, head-to-toe covering which providing protection against extreme cold.

Please see the following AAB Library Data articles for more information:
Survival Gear:

Description (Specifications)[edit]

A power source drives a network of heating filaments in the fabric. An internal thermostat allows any apparent temperature, negating the effects of low temperatures and wind chill. The suit functions to temperatures as low as -60°.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

It is not damaged by immersion in water, but will not function while immersed. A battery that runs the heat suit's filaments for 72 hours is 0.5kg and costs Cr40.

There is also a larger power pack which lasts for 144 hours which weighs 2kg and costs 500Cr.[1][2]

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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. Loren Wiseman. Journal of the Travellers' Aid Society 01 (Game Designers Workshop, 1979), 15.
  2. Marc Miller. Imperial Encyclopedia (Game Designers Workshop, 1987), 59.