KE10 Rapacious class Fleet Escort

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KE10 Rapacious class Fleet Escort
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TBD
Type: EFE Fleet Escort
Agility 0
Also see Escort
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 10.0 Tons
Cost MCr1,175.72
Qty: MCr940.576
Crew 14
Enlisted 10
Officers 4
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 10
Hull Cylinder Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-1
Maneuver 1 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines 14
Model Model/4 fib
Origin Korsumug Empire
Passengers 0 High/Med 10 Low
QSP EF-KP11
Reference Fan: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Size 1,000 Tons
Size-cat ACS
Streamlining Partially Streamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–10
USP EF-A3117D2-700000-00700-0
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The KE10 Rapacious class Fleet Escort is a warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

This vessel is an armored cylinder with a particle accelerator bay for terrorizing vacuum worlds and asteroid colonies. They are a partially streamlined cylindrical hull structure capable of wilderness gas giant refueling. They carry enough internal fuel for two jumps and are fitted with additional drop tanks for Jump-1 as needed for extended range operations.

  • It lacks any secondary batteries and must rely on its singular big punch to deal with enemy targets. All power goes to the particle accelerator and the computer leaving none for evasive agility. As a result these ships rarely operate alone.
  • It lacks fighters and marines, although the single occupancy staterooms allows 14 troopers and the lowberths 10 more if needed. The greater room is appreciated on longer patrols for crew comfort and morale.
  • It has a 14 sophont crew and 14 marines.

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 1,000 tons.
2. Crew x14 crew: pilot, navigator, 8 engineers, medic, 2 gunners, 1 flight crew in 14 single occupancy staterooms.
3. Performance Jump-1, 1-G acceleration, power plant-7, 70-EPs, Agility-0.
4. Electronics Model/4 fib ship computer.
5. Hardpoints x10 hardpoints.
6. Armament The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • x1 100 ton particle accelerator bay.
7. Defenses Factor-7 hull armor.
8. Craft x1 30T Ship's Boat
9. Fuel Treatment Fuel Scoops and On Board Fuel Purification
10. Cost MCr1,175.72
Qty: MCr940.576.
11. Construction Time 120 weeks to build, 96 weeks in quantity.
12. Remarks Other Equipment:

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

They are used in patrols for the Korsumug Empire.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Military Vessel - Escort - Fleet Escort:

  1. Type EFE class Fleet Escort
    1. Callus Heart class Fleet Escort
    2. Delta Max class Fleet Escort
    3. Dredlezhdr class Fleet Escort
    4. Ejdle class Fleet Escort
    5. Gvurrnakhth class Fleet Escort
    6. Ietlzhdrzhdrkre class Fleet Escort
    7. Iron Boot class Fleet Escort
    8. KE10 Rapacious class Fleet Escort
    9. Type FE class Fleet Escort
    10. Zuugalish class Fleet Escort

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.