Hnneshant class Trade Boat

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Hnneshant class Trade Boat
Vargr general.png
Type: AF Far Trader
Category ACS
Size 400 Tons
Hull Configuration Close Structure Hull
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–11
Computer Model/2
Jump J-2
Maneuver 2 G
Hardpoints 4
Crew 11
    Officers 4
    Enlisted 7
High/Mid Passengers
Cargo 74 Tons
Fuel tank Tons
Origin Vargr Extents
Cost MCr151.4
Blueprint Ye
Illustration Yes
Canon Published, non-canon design
Designer Bob McWilliams
Design System High Guard
Era 1105
Reference IISS Ship Files 31.

The Hnneshant class Trade Boat is a civilian Far Trader.


The parochialism of the Vargr is typified by the traditional designs handed down within family groups for various machinery, including starships - indeed, experienced starfarers can tell which phylum a crew belongs to merely from the appearance of their ship. [1]

The wildly varying design styles make it difficult to select which one it might be called typical; in these circumstances, the author has chosen this Hnneshant Phylum design on the basis of their frequent visits to Imperial trading stations. The Hnneshant are 'Assured' Vargr, that is a trade and non-aggression pact exists between the Imperium and the phylum's Leading Council. [2]

Notable differences between the Imperial Free Trader are the general lack of amenities, a mania for privacy in individual staterooms and workstations, and a rather haphazard approach to ship layouts. The Tradeboat is, however, an efficient design in its own way. [3]

History & Background[edit]

The Hnneshant Phylum have full construction capability, thus tradeboats are built by the phylum rather than contracted out. As this is a traditional design it is difficult to tell the age at a glance - only the use of the materials and detail improvements will reveal this. [4]

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

Vargr ships from Hnneshant Phylum do not sue the name/number identity system. Instead vessels carry phylum emblems and are usually known by their master's name: Baralrl's Trader, Arlandr's Trader, and so on. [5]

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

53 Representative Far Trader (AF) Classes[edit]

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