Traders and Gunboats

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Traders and Gunboats
Classic Traveller Supplement 7
Author Marc Miller
Publisher Game Designers Workshop
Version Classic Traveller
Edition 1st
Format Book (Digest)
Language English
Pages 48
Year Published 1980
Canonical Yes
Available from RPGNow
Product No. 318

Traders and Gunboats is an early Game Designers Workshop supplement.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Detailed deck plans for common starships that ply the space lanes for trade, profit, and combat action within and without the Imperium. Plus High Guard statistics for each starship.

Table of Contents[edit]

Classic Traveller
Supplement 7 Traders and Gunboats
Section Page/s
Introduction 4
Deck Plans 5
The Express Boat System 8
Traders 18
Gunboats 30
Small Craft 39
Encounter Tables 42
High Guard Statistics 46
Using the Deck Plans 48

Library Data Entries (Public)[edit]

Library Data Entries (Automated)[edit]

Library data entries

Selected Ships[edit]

  1. Type A1 class Far Trader
  2. Type A2 class Far Trader
    1. Empress Marava class Far Trader
  3. Type CE class Close Escort
    1. Gazelle class Close Escort
  4. Type J class Seeker
  5. Type R class Subsidized Merchant
    1. Damgarrii class Passenger Launch
  6. Type S class Scout/Courier
  7. Type SB class System Defense Boat
  8. Type X class Express Boat
  9. Type XT class Express Boat Tender

Selected Smallcraft[edit]


  1. Cutter
  2. Gig
  3. Launch
    1. Damgarrii class Passenger Launch
  4. Pinnace
  5. Ship's Boat

Meta-history & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Credits (Primary Sources)[edit]

Credits (Primary Sources)
Credit Authors & Contributors
Design Marc Miller
Design assistance Frank Chadwick, John Harshman, and Loren Wiseman
Deck Plans Chris Purcell
Artwork William H. Keith, Jr., Bob Liebman, Richard Hentz

External Link/s[edit]

Commentary & Data articles:



  1. INTERNAL LINK: White Dwarf - Issue 27

Other Articles:


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