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Transpex is a standard strong transparent material with a range of uses from mere portholes to substantial transparent sections of starship hulls.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Its transparency can be adjusted to darken (near instantaneously) in response to sudden brightness; in dark mode, the material is opaque. Transpex is suitable as a display screen or media on which are overlayed infographics, communications, images, and instrument displays.

Transpex is inferior to hullmetal or hull armor. A typical installation includes external shutters that provide suitable armor protection.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

This material uses advanced Material Science and earlier technology societies are unable to independently manufacture it.

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