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Welcome to the Traveller Wiki. Thank you for the many edits. If you have any questions or would like to say hello please post to the forum:Watercooler or on my talk page. Tjoneslo (talk) 06:51, 6 May 2020 (EDT)

Categories, singular or plural?[edit]

I saw you moved a number of languages articles from Category:Languages to Category:Language. I’m curious as to the thinking of selecting one over the other. Tjoneslo (talk) 16:08, 4 June 2020 (EDT)

Numbers...A lot less to move to Language from Languages than vice-versa. BackworldTraveller (talk) 16:09, 4 June 2020 (EDT)

Cleaning the Double redirects[edit]

Thank you for doing that bit of maintenance work. That is great to be cleaned up. Tjoneslo (talk) 08:41, 16 June 2020 (EDT)

Vehicles from JTAS14[edit]

I've added two of the vehicles mentioned in JTAS14. Another, the "Light APC" is an unnamed example of the class. The Light APC article is a summary page. In some previous instances these unnamed examples were given a name by the wiki staff. The other vehicles mention (Motocycle with sidecar, Motorcycle, Grav Cycle, Ground Car) are all equally generic named. Since this is your project, please let me know how you want these added. Tjoneslo (talk) 20:55, 23 June 2020 (EDT)

Motorcycle with sidecar would be new for definite. the other three are potential duplicates (Different Manufacturers?) --can you paste details here and I can then I can slide them in as appropriate.BackworldTraveller (talk) 01:44, 24 June 2020 (EDT)
See below. They're mostly just stats, rather than any real description about what they are, and how they are used. It's all assumed. Tjoneslo (talk) 07:20, 24 June 2020 (EDT)

Motorcycle with Sidecar (Tech level 6)

The vehicle has a crew of one, and carries one passenger in an open-topped sidecar. It mounts no weaponry (though a light machinegun or other suitable weapon could be mounted in the sidecar, if desired.
Height: .9 m. Width: .3 m (plus sidecar, .9 m). Length: 1.4 m. Total Volume: 1.62 m3.
Weight: .49 tons. Price: Cr502.
Movement: Roadspeed, 90 kph; cross country, 27 kph.
Movement Effects on Fire: No fire possible.
Armor: Motorcycle, all faces 1; sidecar, all faces, 1.
Target Size DMs: +1 low.
Equipment: .1 ton capacity sidecar.
Power: .0125 megawatt improved internal combustion power plant consumes 3.125 liters of fuel per hour; fuel capacity is 25 liters, enough for 8 hours.
Weapons: none.

Motorcycle(tech level 7) - LSP Motorcycle

The vehicle has a crew of one, and mounts no weaponry.
Height: 1 m. Width: .3 m. Length: 1.6 m. Total Volume: .48 m3. Weight: .453 tons. Price: Cr755.
Movement: Road speed, 141 kph; cross country, 42 kph.
Movement Effects on Fire: No fire possible.
Armor: All faces, 1
Target Size DMs: +1 low.
Equipment: None.
Power Plant: .03 megawatt gas turbine power plant consumes 7.5 liters fuel per hour; fuel capacity is 60 liter, enough for 80 hours.

Grav Cycle (Tech Level 10) - LSP Grav Cycle

The vehicle has a crew of 1 and mounts no weapons.
Height: 1 m. Width: .4 m. Length: 1.8 m. Total Volume: .72 m3. Weight: .884 tons. Price: Cr48.000.
Movement: Maximum, 2000 kph; cruise, 1500 kph; NO€, 140 kph
Armor All faces, 1 (seetext).
Target Size DMs: +1 low.
Equipment: TL–10 avionics; 50 power radio.
Power Plant .3 megawatt fusion power plant consumes .225 liters of fuel per hour; fuel capacity is 100 liters, enough for 445 hours.

Ground Car (tech level 6)

The vehicle has a crew of one (driver) and can carry up to 4 passengers. It mounts no weapons.
Height: 1m (plus passenger section "turret" .5m). Width: 1.7m, Length: 3.5m. Total Volume: 5.97m3. Weight: 2.2175 tons, Price: Cr2,036
Movement: Road speed, 122 kph; cross country, 24 kph.
Movement effects on Fire: No fire possible.
Armor: Chassis, all faces, 1; "turret", all faces, 0.
Target Size Dms: +1 low.
Equipment: Cargo capacity .5 m3.
Power: .0875 megawatt improved internal combustion power plant consumes 22 liters fuel per hour; fuel capacity is 110 liters, enough for 5 hours.

Thanks: I'll start on this directly. BackworldTraveller (talk) 07:22, 24 June 2020 (EDT)