Type VJ class Seeker

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Type VJ class Seeker
Vargr general.png
Type: JPV Seeker
Category ACS
Size 200 Tons
Hull Configuration TBD Hull
Streamlining Partially Streamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–9
Computer Model/1
Jump J-1
Maneuver 1 G
Hardpoints 2
Staterooms 0
Crew 4
High/Mid Passengers 0
Cargo Tons
Fuel tank 0 Tons
Origin Vargr Extents
Architect TBD
Cost MCr
Blueprint No
Illustration No
Also see Prospector Vessel
Canon Unpublished, fan design
Era 1105
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard.

The Type VJ class Seeker is a prospecting starship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Vargr Seeker (Type VJ): Using a 200-ton hull, the Vargr Seeker is a wide-ranging prospecting and mining vessel. It mounts a Jump drive-A, Maneuver drive-A, and Power plant-A, providing a performance of Jump-1 and 1G acceleration. Fuel tankage for 50.0 tons supports the power plant and one Jump-1. Adjacent to the bridge is a model/1 computer. There are four staterooms and one emergency low berth. The ship has two hardpoints and two tons allocated to fire control. Installed on the hardpoints are two single turrets: Each mounts one pulse laser. The weaponry is primarily used for mining operations. There is one ship's vehicle: A ship's boat. Cargo capacity (...primarily for ore) is 65.0 tons. The hull is not streamlined.

The Vargr Seeker requires a crew of four: pilot, navigator, engineer, and medic. Additional crew members may be added as workers. The pilot operates the ship's boat. The ship does not normally carry passengers. The ship costs MCr42.4503 (...including architect's fees, but not standard discount; exact price may vary) and takes 9 months to build.

Image Repository[edit]

No information yet available.

Basic Ship Characteristics[edit]

Following the Imperial Navy and IISS Universal Ship Profile and data, additional information is presented in the format shown here. The small craft factor indicates the number of squadrons (of ten subcraft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (thousands of tons) where necessary. [1]

Basic Ship Characteristics [2]
No. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage / Hull 200 tons.
2. Crew x4 crew.
3. Performance / Engineering Propulsion:
4. Main Section / Electronics Model/1 computer.
5. Hardpoints x2 hardpoints.
6. Armament / Weaponry The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • Installed on the hardpoints are t w o single turrets: each mounts one pulse laser. The weaponry is primarily used for mining operations.
7. Defenses No information yet available.
8. Craft / Subcraft x1 ship's boat
9. Fuel Treatment Fuel Scoops
10. Cost MCr42.4503.
11. Construction Time 9 months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Remarks Standard cargo capacity amounts to 65.0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Civilian Vessel - Seeker - Vargr Extents:

  1. Type VJ class Seeker [3]
    1. Udzuekh class Mining Vessel
    2. Zukseg class Seeker

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