Zydeterranal class System Defense Boat

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Zydeterranal class System Defense Boat
Imperial Sunburst-Sun-IISS-Traveller.gif
Type: HSDB System Defense Boat
Agility {{{agility}}}
Also see
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint {{{blueprint}}}
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 22 Tons
Cost MCr3,847 in quantity 3,077.6
Crew 44 with 9 marines
Officers TBD
Enlisted TBD
EOS {{{EOS}}}
Era {{{era}}}
Hardpoints 30
Hull [[{{{hull}}}]]
Illustration No
Jump J-0
Maneuver 6 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines TBD
Model TBD
Origin Zydarian Codominium
Passengers 0 High/Med 0 Low
Reference {{{ref}}}
Size 3,000 Tons
Size-cat [[]]
Streamlining {{{aerodynam}}}
Tech Level TL–9
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Zydeterranal class System Defense Boat is produced at the local boatyard on Zydeterranl at the local technology level.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Capable of 6Gs acceleration and carrying a pair of model 3 fib computers, this design is the largest native built system defense boat built in the Zydarian Codominium. It follows the SDB pattern of carrying the thickest armor available and features a fully streamlined needle/wedge hull. It can carry a squad of marines for boarding actions. It is armed with a particle accelerator bay and a pair of heavy missile bays and carries no turrets as a result. It has some agility and twenty-two tons of cargo space.

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 craft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (thousands of tons) where necessary. [1]

Basic Ship Characteristics [2]
#. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage TBD tons.
2. Crew TBD.
3. Performance TBD.
4. Electronics TBD.
5. Hardpoints TBD hardpoints.
6. Armament TBD.
7. Defenses TBD.
8. Craft TBD.
9. Fuel Treatment TBD.
10. Cost MCrTBD.
11. Construction Time TBD months.
12. Comments None.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

This TL–9 craft is deployed in a three ship formation. There are no fleet tender designs in the Zydarian Codominium Star Legion available to move SDBs this big, so they patrol the system in which they were built.

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.