KE5 Cataclysm class Patrol Boat

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KE5 Cataclysm class Patrol Boat
Imperial Sunburst-Sun-IISS-Traveller.gif
Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Type: EE Patrol Boat
Also see
Blueprint No
Canon {{{canon}}}
Cargo 0 Tons
Cost MCr456.906
Crew 14
Officers 4
Enlisted 10
Hardpoints 5
Hull {{{hull}}}
Jump J-1
Maneuver 5 G
Model TBD
Origin Korsumug Empire
Passengers 0 High/Med 0 Low
Reference TBD
Size 500 Tons
Streamlining {{{aerodynam}}}
Tech Level TL–10
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The KE5 Cataclysm class Patrol Boat is a warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

They are partially streamlined spheres 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 can carry up to 14 troopers if they go with double occupancy. They usually don't to preserve crew comfort and morale on longer patrols. The hull armor costs them their cargo holds.

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 craft) 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 500 tons.
2. Crew x14 crew, pilot, navigator, 5 engineers, medic, 5 gunners, flight crew in 14 single occupancy staterooms.
3. Performance Jump-1, 5-G acceleration, Power-5, 25 EPs, Agility-3.
4. Electronics Model 4
5. Hardpoints x5 hardpoints.
6. Armament The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • x2 triple missile launcher turret, firing as a factor 3 single battery.
  • x1 dual plasma gun turret, firing as two factor 1 batteries.
  • x1 triple pulse laser turret, firing as one factor 2 battery.
7. Defenses Factor 5 hull armor.
  • x1 triple sand caster turret, firing as a single factor 4 battery.
8. Craft x1 30T Ship's Boat, x1 6T Speeder
9. Fuel Treatment Fuel Scoops and On Board Fuel Purification.
10. Cost MCr456.906.
11. Construction Time 80 weeks to build, 64 weeks in quantity.
  • Standard cargo capacity amounts to 0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

They are used in patrols for the Korsumug Empire.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Patrol Boat:

  1. Type DE class Destroyer
    1. KE5 Cataclysm class Patrol Boat

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.