Xebec class Modular Merchant

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Xebec class Modular Merchant
Imperial Sunburst-Sun-IISS-Traveller.gif
TBD
Type: A2 Modular Merchant
Agility {{{agility}}}
Also see Tramp Vessel - Modular Ship
Architect TBD
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan starship design.
Cargo Tons
Cost MCr
Crew
Enlisted TBD
Officers TBD
EOS {{{EOS}}}
Era 1105
Hardpoints
Hull TBD Hull
Illustration No
IOC TBD
Jump J-2
Maneuver 3 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines TBD
Model Model/TBD
Origin Third Imperium
Passengers High/Med Low
QSP TBD
Reference TBD
Size 330 Tons
Size-cat [[]]
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–12
USP TBD
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard.

The Xebec class Modular Merchant is a trading starship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Xebec is most famous for its namesake class, a unique "telescoping" 150 to 330 ton modular merchant that can be expanded to accomodate various cargo sizes without compromising its profitability.

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 TBD tons.
2. Crew xTBD crew.
3. Performance / Engineering Propulsion:
4. Main Section / Electronics Model/TBD fib computer.
5. Hardpoints xTBD hardpoints.
6. Armament / Weaponry The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • No information yet available.
7. Defenses No information yet available.
8. Craft / Subcraft TBD
9. Fuel Treatment TBD
10. Cost MCrTBD.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Remarks No information yet available.
  • Standard cargo capacity amounts to TBD.0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Xebec: Shipbuilder headquartered on Lanth. Xebec produces mostly 1,000 to 10,000 ton modular "barges" for the Spinward Marches starship market, but also produces a number of smaller budget ships for the independent market. Most of its ships are produced on Lanth proper, but the company has recently purchased plant on Karin/Five Sisters and Mongo/Jewell.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Scout/Courier:

  1. Type TBD class Vessel
    1. Xebec class Modular Merchant

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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This article was copied or excerpted from the following copyrighted sources and used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author.

  1. Timothy B. Brown. Fighting Ships (Game Designers Workshop, 1981), 10.
  2. Timothy B. Brown. Fighting Ships (Game Designers Workshop, 1981), 10.