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Switch Black class Intruder
Protectorate Logo.gif
Distant Fringe vessel.
Type: SG Intruder Scout
Agility {{{agility}}}
Also see Intruder Vessel
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 1.0 Tons
Cost MCr91.914 (base)
MCr73.531 (qty)
Crew 2
Officers TBD
Enlisted 1
EOS {{{EOS}}}
Era 1105
Hardpoints 1
Hull [[Cylinder Hull]]
Illustration No
IOC TBD
Jump J-2
Maneuver 2 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines 0
Model Model/4 fib
Origin Protectorate of Leset
Passengers 0 High/Med 0 Low
QSP TBD
Reference Ron Kline Design
Size 100 Tons
Size-cat ACS
Streamlining Partially Streamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–12
USP SC-13222D1-000000-00002-0
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Switch Black class Intruder Scout is a combat scouting starship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

The cylindrical hull was easy and cheap to build. She has a Model/4 fib ship computer and is capable of 2G acceleration and has no Agility rating. The partial streamlining, combined with the fuel scoops and on board fuel refineries permit wilderness gas giant refueling. The TL–12 hull has Jump-2 drives and carries enough internal fuel for two Jump-2s, and carry drop tanks with 28 days of power plant fuel and an additional Jump-2 as needed.

They are armed with a single triple missile turret. The use 50kg remote sensor probes to hold picket lines on the gravitational jump margin.

They can also carry a compact 4.0 dton Air/Raft.

Image Repository[edit]

No information yet available.

General Description & Deck Plans[edit]

Tonnage: 100 tons (standard), 1,400 cubic meters.
Crew: Pilot, Gunner
Performance: Jump 2. 2G acceleration. Power plant-2. 2 EP. Agility 0.
Electronics: Model/4 fib ship computer
Hardpoints/Armament: One triple missile turret
Defenses: none
Craft: 4 ton Air Raft
Fuel Treatment: Fuel Scoops and On Board Fuel Purification
Cost: MCr 91.914 standard. MCr 73.531 in quantity.
Construction Time: 40 weeks standard. 32 weeks in quantity.

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 TBD tons.
2. Crew TBD crew.
3. Performance Propulsion:
  • Jump-TBD
  • TBD-G acceleration
  • Power Plant-TBD
  • TBD-EPs
  • Agility-TBD
4. Electronics Model/TBD fib computer.
5. Hardpoints xTBD hardpoints.
6. Armament The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • No information yet available.
7. Defenses No information yet available.
8. Craft TBD
9. Fuel Treatment TBD
10. Cost MCrTBD.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Comments TBD
  • Standard cargo capacity amounts to TBD.0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

10 in service. Designed and built at Leset for the Protectorate. These ships operate within the Far Home Sector. Serving as the eyes and ears for the Protectorate Naval Forces.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Paramilitary Vessel - Scout/Courier:

  1. Type S class Scout/Courier
    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.