Quesha FR-6 class Buffered Asteroid Monitor

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Quesha FR-6 class Buffered Asteroid Monitor
Imperial Sunburst-Sun-IISS-Traveller.gif
TBD
Type: HMPL Buffered Asteroid Monitor
Agility 2
Also see Defensive Ship - Monitor
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 2.0 Tons
Cost MCr63,511.6
MCr 50,809.28 in (qty)
Crew 459
Officers 66
Enlisted 393
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 686
Hull Buffered Planetoid Hull
Illustration No
IOC TBD
Jump J-0
Maneuver 2 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines TBD
Model Model/TBD
Origin Sorority of Hygiea
Passengers 0 High/Med 0 Low
QSP TBD
Reference Fan: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Size 68,600 Tons
Size-cat BCS
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–11
USP HMP-P9022E3-H70000-860B6-0
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Quesha FR-6 class Buffered Asteroid Monitor is a warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Quesha FR-6 class Buffered Asteroid Monitors are TL–11, unstreamlined buffered asteroid hulls. They are part of system defense squadrons.

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 craft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (thousands of tons) when necessary. [1]

Basic Ship Characteristics [2]
No. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage / Hull 68,600 tons.
2. Crew 459 crew 231.5 staterooms, 35 command, 76 engineering, 142 gunnery, 137 services, and 69 security.
3. Performance Propulsion:
  • Jump-0
  • 2-G acceleration
  • Power Plant-2
  • 1,372-EPs
  • Agility-0
4. Electronics (2) Model 5 fib computers.
5. Hardpoints x686 hardpoints.
6. Armament The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • Spinal mounted factor B meson gun.
  • 350 triple missile turrets, in 35 factor 6 batteries.
  • 200 triple beam laser turrets, in 20 factor 8 batteries.
  • 50 dual plasma gun turrets, in 5 factor 6 batteries.
7. Defenses Factor H armor.
  • 6 triple sand caster turrets in one factor 7 battery.
8. Craft None
9. Fuel Treatment None
10. Cost MCr63,511.6
MCr 50,809.28 in (qty).
11. Construction Time 263 weeks to build, 211 weeks in quantity.
12. Comments 1,372 tons of fuel
  • Standard cargo capacity amounts to 2.0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The Quesha FR-6 class Buffered Asteroid Monitors, are incapable of wilderness refueling without assistance. They have no subcraft or capacity to skim fuel. They are used as part of a well articulated, multi-faceted defense in depth strategy. This is the smallest hull that could carry and power the most powerful meson gun available at TL–11. The thick hull and dense armor renders it immune to most surface hits.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Smallcraft - Fighter:

  1. Type TBD class Fighter
    1. Asia class Scout

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.