The basic torch consists of a wooden stick with some pitch or cloth wrapped around one end. Lit it provides light and heat for about 20 minutes.
The electric torch consists of a battery and light in a metal or plastic shell. There is a switch to turn the light on or off. The batteries last for about six hours.
- Marc Miller. Imperial Encyclopedia (Game Designers Workshop, 1987), 66.
- Greg Porter. Central Supply Catalog (Imperium Games, 1996), 32,34.
- Marc Miller. T5 Core Rules (Far Future Enterprises, 2013), 636.