Beowulf class Free Trader
|Beowulf class Free Trader|
Damaged Beowulf in distress...
|Type: AF Free Trader|
|Hull Configuration||Wedge Hull|
|Fuel tank||30 Tons|
|Construction Time||11 Months|
|Quick Ship Profile||AF-BS11|
|Canon||Published, canon design|
Using a 200-ton, TL-10 hull, the Beowulf class Free Trader is an elementary interstellar merchant ship plying the space lanes carrying cargo and passengers. It mounts jump drive-A, maneuver drive-A, and power plant-A, giving a performance of Jump-1 and 1G acceleration. Fuel tankage supports a 1 parsec jump, at 20t per parsec, and one month of operations. Attached to the bridge is a Computer Model/1. There are ten staterooms and 20 low berths. There are two single turrets, but without weapons installed. Cargo capacity is 82 tons. The ship has a streamlined hull, with scoops and intakes for frontier refueling.
- A top down schematic of a Beowulf with a typical shuttle.
- An early model Beowulf under spaceflight.
- A Beowulf class Free Trader fending off an attacker over the surface of an uncharted moon orbiting a ringed gas giant.
General Description & Deck Plans
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History & Background
The free trader is an elementary interstellar merchant ship plying the space lanes carrying cargo and passengers.  The Type A becomes a popular cornerstone of interstellar commerce by the end of the TL:7-9 technological epoch in Vilani society. It is continually upgraded by the Vilani Bureaux.
Selected Variant Types & Classes
51 Representative Free Trader (AF) Classes
References & Contributors
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|This ship was originally designed using Traveller 5th edition ship design rules.|