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Rankine Class Courier

design by Eamon Watters


The Rankine is carried by the Fearless Vampire Hunter of the Regency Quarentine Service. It can also be used for general courier jobs.



Rankine Class Courier

General Data

Displacement: 99 tons Hull Armor: 40
Length: 27.67 meters Volume: 1386 m3
Price: 110.9MCr Target Size: VS
Configuration: Cylinder SL Tech Level: 15
Mass (Loaded/Unloaded): 849.4 / 784.5


Engineering Data

Power Plant: 356 MW Fusion Power Plant, 0.5 year duration (17.8 m3 fuel)
Jump Performance: 6 (485.1 m3 fuel)
Fuel Tankage: 857 m3
G-Rating: 6G HEPlaR (49.5 MW/G), Auxiliary High Efficiency CG (9.9 MW)
G-Turns: 60 (J5: 73.1; J4: 86.1; J3: 99.2; J2: 112.3; J1: 125.3; 138.4 using all jump fuel), 6.2 m3 fuel each
Maint: 29

Electronics

Computer: TL-15 Fibre-optic computer (1.1 MW), 2xTL-15 Standard computer (0.55 MW)
Commo: Maser (Unlimited; 0.6 MW), Radio (Unlimited; 20 MW), 1xBackup ea.
Avionics: Imaging EMS, IGS positioning, 190 km/h NO
Sensors: AEMS (10 hex; 15 MW), PEMS Folding array (6 hex; 0.2 MW), PEMS Fixed (3 hex; 0.06 MW)
ECM/ECCM: EM Masking (1.386 MW) Decoy Dispenser w/200 decoys.
Controls: No bridge, 3 normal workstation

Armament

Offensive LTR-729-6-3: x-ray non-gravitic remote turret laser. Can be overpowered to -3 Diff Mods with 68.85 MW power input. (3.443 MW; No crew)
Defensive: None
Master Fire Directors: TL-15 (6 Diff Mods; 10 hex; Msl 10 hex; 1.86 MW; 1 crew)

NameShortMediumLongExtreme
LTR-729-6-36:1/22-68 12:1/22-68 24:1/11-3448:1/5-17

Accommodations

Life Support: Extended (0.0966 MW)
Grav Compensation: 3Gs (2.415 MW)
Crew: 3 : 2 Maneuver and 1 Gunner.
Crew/Passenger Accommodations: 2xSmall Stateroom (0.5 kW)
Other Facilities: None
Cargo: 14.7 m3 1 Small Cargo Hatches
Small Craft and Launch Facilities: None
Air Locks: 1

Notes

Fuel scoops (10% of ship surface), fills tanks in 1.58 hours Fuel purification machinery (1.5MW), 17.48 hours to refine 874.14703 m3. 0.1 MW power surplus
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