Starfarer class Scout
|Starfarer class Scout|
|Type: SC Scout Vessel|
|Also see||Scout Vessel|
|Architect||Ronald B. Kline, Jr.|
|Canon||No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.|
|Cost|| MCr119.386 (base)|
|Origin||Bain Defense Squadron|
|Passengers||0 High/Med 0 Low|
|Reference||Fan: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.|
|Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.|
The Starfarer class Scout is a combatant warship.
The Starfarer class Scout was designed for service with the Bain Defense Squadron, the space force of Bain, a world lying in Spica Sector and a member of the Solomani Confederation. The vessel mounts a triple missile turret, giving it a relatively hard punch for its size, but it entirely on its inherent agility and excellent computer for protection. The maneuver drive and power plant were reduced in size to fit into the hull. It is equipped with fuel scoops and a purification plant for wilderness refueling.
- The vessel is a TL-10 design.
No information yet available.
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 subcraft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (...thousands of tons) where necessary. 
|Basic Ship Characteristics |
|1.||Tonnage / Hull||The Starfarer class is constructed using a 100 Ton hull built in a Cone configuration. The hull is fully streamlined, giving good atmospheric performance that is further enhanced by its onboard gravitic systems.|
|2.||Crew|| x2 personnel:
|3.||Performance|| The vessel mounts a Jump-1 drive, a Maneuver-5 drive, and a Power Plant-5, giving performance of Jump-1 and 5-G acceleration. The ship has an agility rating of 3 and an emergency agility of 5. The internal fuel tankage is sufficient for two consecutive Jump-1s and gives the power plant 4 weeks duration.
|4.||Electronics||Adjacent to the bridge is a Model/4 fib computer: No backup computer is installed.|
|5.||Hardpoints|| x1 hardpoint.
|6.||Armament||The normal weapons fit-out for a Starfarer class is:|
|7.||Defenses|| The hull is unarmored.
|8.||Craft||The vessel carries no subcraft.|
|9.||Fuel Treatment||The vessel has internal fuel tankage of 25 Tons.|
|10.||Cost|| The basic cost of the vessel is MCr119.386
|11.||Construction Time|| 40 weeks (9 months) as standard.
|12.||Comments|| Standard cargo capacity amounts to 3.0 Tons.
The Starfarer class Scout serves with the Bain Defense Squadron, the space force of Bain, a Solomani world lying in Spica Sector. These reliable ships are occasionally called upon for Federation and Confederation service.
Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities
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Selected Variant Types & Classes
- Type TBD class Scout
- Starfarer class Scout
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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 of Sophontology Maksim-Smelchak of the Ministry of Science