Fat Cat class Far Trader
|Fat Cat class Far Trader|
Courier, merchant, packet... or smuggler, of course.
|Type: AF Far Trader|
|Hull Configuration||Lifting Body Hull|
|Fuel tank||59 Tons|
|End of Service||Still in active service.|
|Quick Ship Profile||AF-CL22|
|Also see||Far Trader|
|Canon||Published, canon design|
|Reference||David Blalock. "Fat Cat" Far Trader (D.B. Game Design, 2014), .|
The Fat Cat class Far Trader is a civilian Far Trader.
Using a 300-ton, TL–14 hull, the Fat Cat-class Far Trader mounts C-class drives, giving a performance of jump-2 and 2G acceleration. Fuel tankage supports a 2 parsec jump, at 24t per parsec, and 2 months of operations. Attached to the bridge is a Computer Model/1bis. There is a crew suite and barracks, and 8 double passenger staterooms. No weapons are mounted. Cargo capacity is 100 tons. The ship has a lifting body hull, with scoops for frontier refueling. It is slightly undertonned, giving it 3G acceleration in atmosphere 2+.
The ship carries 1 Air/Raft (in cargo). The ship has 4 to 8 crew, and can carry 16 passengers.
History & Background
Built by the trillium Industrial Group, the TPT-133 logistics transport is a common sight in the Versis Principalities. Their stylish, functional, lines combined with the outstanding quality and craftsmanship displayed in their constriction, makes them popular throughout Foreven and the surrounding sectors, even after decades of service.
Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities
Naming is unregulated but often falls on whimsical lines.
Selected Variant Types & Classes
54 Representative Far Trader (AF) Classes
- Akkigish class Far Trader
- Alexandria class Free Trader
- Anjou class Freighter
- Aoa'iw class Light Trader
- April Hare class Far Trader
- Athelstan class Merchant
- Avian class Far Trader
- Basil class Merchant
- Beowulf class Free Trader
- Bremen class Caravel
- Burning Sky class Merchant Schooner
- Caroline class Heavy Pinnace
- Ciigusna class Pinnace
- ColonyCord class Fast Trader
- Consul class Provincial Trader
- Coriander class Free Trader
- Salamander class Far Trader
- Sleeper class Fast Trader
- Soho class Light Freighter
- Stage class Far Trader
- Star class Armored Merchant
- Sundowner class Free Trader
- Tachyon class Light Trader
- Tequila class Free Trader
- Treader class Free Trader
- Trojan Reaches Type A3 class Trader
- Type Aj class Free Trader
- Type HR class Trader
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- David Blalock. "Fat Cat" Far Trader (D.B. Game Design, 2014), TBD.