Sirocco Converge class Attack Boat
|Sirocco Converge class Attack Boat|
Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
|Type: E Escort|
|Architect||Ronald B. Kline, Jr.|
|Cost|| MCr3,802.996 (base)|
|IOC||No information yet available.|
|Model||No information yet available.|
|Origin||Uffan Strategic Space Forces|
|Passengers||0 High/Med 0 Low|
|QSP||No information yet available.|
|Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.|
The Sirocco Converge class Attack Boat is a warship.
Sirocco Converge class Attack Boat class system defense vessels serve with Uffan Strategic Space Forces, the armed forces of the Uffan (world). They are armored, streamlined conical structure hulls. They rely on their heavy armor and sand casters to stay out of trouble. They use their 6-G acceleration to pursue and hunt down invaders. The second computer helps keep them in the fight in the event of battle damage.
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. 
|1.||Tonnage|| The Sirocco Converge class Attack Boat class is constructed using a 3,000 Ton hull. It is streamlined and can utilize ocean refueling.
|2.||Crew|| x68 personnel. x11 command, x11 engineering, x30 gunnery, x7 flight and x3 service.
|3.||Performance|| The vessel mounts a Maneuver-6 drive and a Power Plant-6, giving performance of 6-G acceleration. The ship has an agility rating of 3. The internal fuel tankage gives the power plant 4 weeks duration.
|4.||Electronics|| Adjacent to the bridge are two Model/3 fib computers: with automatic fail over mirroring.
|6.||Armament||The normal weapons fit-out is:|
|7.||Defenses||Factor 9 hull armor.|
|8.||Craft||x2 40T Pinnace subcraft.|
|9.||Fuel Treatment||The vessel has internal fuel tankage of 180 Tons.|
|10.||Cost|| The basic cost of the vessel is MCr3,802.996
|11.||Construction Time|| 86 weeks as standard.
|12.||Comments||The ship has a 29.0 dton cargo hold. There are five currently in service.|
History & Background
Sirocco Converge class Attack Boat class System Defense Attack Vessel are built for Uffan (world). They support the basic battle line of the Uffan Strategic Space Forces. The vessel has a streamlined conical hull, which allows ocean refueling and ambushes from within gas giants. The design is well armed and armored. The small fusion power plant limits their agility.
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 Scout Emeritus Adie Alegoric Stewart of the IISS
- Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis) and Master of Sophontology Maksim-Smelchak of the Ministry of Science