War Hound class Destroyer
|War Hound class Destroyer|
Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
|Type: DD Destroyer|
|Cost|| MCr3,067.442 (base)|
|Model||No information yet available.|
|Origin||Sudi Verisian Navy|
|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 War Hound class Destroyer is a warship.
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 War Hound class is constructed using a 3,000 Ton hull built in a Wedge configuration. The hull is fully streamlined, giving good atmospheric performance that is further enhanced by its onboard gravitic systems.
|2.||Crew|| 48 personnel, including 8 Marines.
|3.||Performance|| The vessel mounts a Jump-2 drive, a Maneuver-6 drive, and a Power Plant-6, giving performance of Jump-2 and 6-G acceleration. The ship has an agility rating of 4 and an emergency agility of 6. The internal fuel tankage is sufficient for one Jump-2 and one additional consecutive Jump-1 (an "emergency retreat") and gives the power plant 4 weeks duration.
|4.||Electronics|| Adjacent to the bridge is a Model/6fib computer: no backup computer is installed.
|5.||Hardpoints|| 30 hardpoints.
|6.||Armament|| The normal weapons fit-out for a War Hound class is:
There are 5 unused hardpoints.
|7.||Defenses||The hull is plated, structurally reinforced, and built with secure bulkheads and compartments that give it a High Guard armor rating of 5.|
|8.||Craft|| Flight Section
The Ship's Boats are housed in a dedicated hanger: the hanger is a sealable compartment with a volume of 78.0 Tons.
|9.||Fuel Treatment||The vessel has internal fuel tankage of 1,080 Tons.|
|10.||Cost|| The basic cost of the vessel is MCr3,067.442
|11.||Construction Time|| 134 weeks (31 months) as standard.
|12.||Comments||Standard cargo capacity amounts to 1 Ton: it serves as a magazine for the Heavy Missile Launcher.|
History & Background (Dossier)
War Hound class Destroyers serve with the Sudi Verisian Navy, a part of the military forces of the world of Sudi Verisia. It carries enough fuel internally for a jump 2, with a jump 1 reserve for tactical retrograde operations. The armor is considered sufficient to resist internal critical hits from surface strikes. They are move vulnerable against radiation and meson weapons.
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 of Sophontology Maksim-Smelchak of the Ministry of Science