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|name= Fringian Free Trader
No information or synopsis yet available.  
* Please also see [[AAB]] article: [[Ships of the Distant Fringe]].
|type=Merchant#ML{{!}}Commercial Mercantile Ships
|origin=Distant Fringe
|cost=107.930 (base)<br>MCr86.344 (discounted)
== Description / Specifications ==
A generic class of civilian vessel, the Free Trader is a small commercial transport commonly encountered within the [[Distant Fringe]] region. It is classified as a Commercial Mercantile Ship and is constructed as a [[Conventional Pattern Starships|conventional]] design. Similar designs have been in use from the time the [[Distant Fringe]] was first settled.
* The vessel is a [[TL-11]] design.
=== Hull ===
The Free Trader is constructed using a 200-dTon hull built in a generally cone-shaped configuration. The hull is fully streamlined: the ship is equipped with fuel scoops.
* Individual sections of the ship are divided by bulkhead walls. Sections of the ship can be isolated in the event of an emergency.
* The hull includes internal grav plates and inertial compensators. All accessible sections of the hull have life support.
=== Engineering ===
The vessel mounts a [[DeVoss Drive|DeVoss]]-type jump-2 drive, a maneuver-2 drive, and a power plant 2, giving performance of jump-2 and 2G acceleration. The ship has an agility rating of 1 and an emergency agility of 2. There is fuel tankage of 44 dTons, sufficient for one jump-2 and giving the power plant four weeks duration.
* The jump drive utilises a lanthanum hull grid.
* The jump drive is fitted with a jump governor.
=== Main Section ===
Adjacent to the bridge is a computer model/2. There are 6 staterooms and 10 low berths. Each member of the crew has private quarters: if the crew elect to go double occupancy, up to three paying passengers may be accommodated. Cargo capacity amounts to 70 dTons.
* The vessel is fitted with communications equipment and a sensor suite.
==== Crew ====
The Free Trader requires 6 crew: 2x command, 1x engineering, 2x gunnery, and 1x service.
=== Weapons ===
== Description ([[Specifications]]) ==
The ship is fitted with two turrets:
No information yet available.  
* one triple turret mounting beam lasers
* one triple turret mounting missile racks
=== Subcraft ===
The ship has a dedicated hanger able to house a vehicle of up to 4-dTons, though no subcraft or vehicles are provided.
=== Cost ===
=== Selected Example Ships ===
The basic cost of the vessel is MCr107.930.
* [[Treader class Free Trader]]
* The ship is a standard design. Detailed architectural plans are widely available and no design fee is chargeable.
* [[Wulf class Free Trader]]
* If multiple examples of the design are ordered all of the ships in the production run qualify for a 20% discount, which reduces their price to MCr86.344.
== History / Background ==
== History & Background ([[Dossier]]) ==
A design that dates to the time of the [[Terran Confederation]]. The design is representative and a large number of variants exist, particularly with regard to the allotted weapons systems, onboard electronics, and the fit out of internal spaces.
No information yet available.  
''See also'': [[Ships of the Distant Fringe]]
=== Image Repository ===
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== References & Contributors / Sources ==
== References & Contributors ([[Sources]]) ==
|S1= CT Book 5 [[High_Guard_(book)|"High Guard",]] GDW, 1980.
|S2= [[Traveller Wiki Editorial Team]]
|S2= Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis) and Master Scout Emeritus [[User: Alagoric|Adie Alegoric Stewart]] of the [[IISS]]
|S3= Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis) and Master Scout Emeritus [[Adie Alegoric Stewart]] of the [[IISS]]
|S3= Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis) and Master of Sophontology [[User:Maksim-Smelchak|Maksim-Smelchak]] of the [[Ministry of Science]]
|S4= Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis) and Master of Sophontology [[Maksim-Smelchak]] of the [[Ministry of Science]]
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