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Eaaseakh System Defense Boat

design by Pete Grey


Most Aslan clans are not usually able to afford large fleets of jump-capable warships, nor many combatants over 2000 tons. Those financial limitations, coupled with the scattered nature of most clan holdings, creates a couple of constraints in Aslan ship design. First, most military ships will be SDBs. Secondly, the lack of more powerful cavalry coming to the rescue requires those SDBs be constructed in sizes larger than what is normal for equivalent human designs. The Eaaseakh class is but one example of this design philosophy. Heavily armed and armored even for a SDB, its tenacity and ubiquity, coupled with its disk shape, has earned it the moniker "cowpie" from human ship crews. The ship's hull is constructed from TL 14 materials by a handful of clans, but is then shipped to its lower tech customers, who equip it at TL 10-13 . The TL-13 version is displayed below.


Eaaseakh System Defense Boat

General Data

Displacement: 800 tons Hull Armor: 168
Length: 42 meters Volume: 11,200 m3
Price: 316.787 MCr Target Size: S
Configuration: Disk SL Tech Level: 13
Mass (Loaded/Unloaded): 9877.29/8778.32


Engineering Data

Power Plant: 2268 MW TL 14 Fusion Plant (1 year duration 226.8 m3 fuel)
Jump Performance: 0
Jump Fuel: 0 m3
G-Rating: 5 (400 MW/G) CG Lifters (80 MW)
G-Turns: 80.96 (4480 m3)
Maint: 299

Electronics

Computer: 3 TL-14 Fb Computers (1 MW each)
Commo: 30,000 km radio, 1000 Au Maser
Avionics: TL 10+
Sensors: PEMS 180,000 km; AEMS 180,000 km.
ECM/ECCM: EMM (11.2 MW)
Controls: 15 Bridge and 24 Normal Workstations

Armament

Offensive8 TL-13 300 MJ Remote Laser Barbettes (Loc: 6, 7, arcs: 1, 2, 3, 4; Loc: 10, 11; arcs: 1, 2, 3, 4; Loc: 14, 15; arcs: 2, 3, 4, 5.) 4 TL-14 16 cell Missle Bays (Loc: 2, 3, 4, 5; arcs: All)
Defensive: None
Master Fire Directors: 3 TL-13 300,000 km DF MFDs.

Name Short Medium Long Extreme
300 MJ Laser Barbette10:1/14-43 20:1/14-43 40:1/8-26 80:1/4-13

Accommodations

Life Support: Extended (1.12 MW)
Grav Compensation: 4Gs (56MW)
Crew: 65 (2 Manuever, 2 Electronic, 5 Gunners, 2 Maintenance, 23 Engineers, 9 Command, 3 Small Craft, 1 Medic, 18 Ships Troops.)
Crew Accommodations: 3 Small Staterooms (Single Occupancy), 31 Small Staterooms (Double Occupancy)
Passenger Accomadation: None
Other Facilities: Sickbay, Fuel Processing Plant (12 hrs)
Cargo: 487.2 m3 2 Small Cargo Hatches
Small Craft and Launch Facilities: 1 10 ton launch in a minimal hanger.
Air Locks: 4

Damage Tables

Location     External     Internal
1            Ant          1-17:Elec, 18-20:Qtrs
2-5          1-2: Ant     1-8:MBay, 9-10:Elec, 11-20:
                          Qtrs
6-7                       1-3:LB, 4-8:Qtrs, 9-20: Hold
8-9          CH           Hold
10-11                     1:Elec, 2-6:LB, 7-20: Hold
12-13        LP           Hold
14-15                     1-3:LB, 4-20:Hold
16-17                     1:Eng, 2-20:Hold
18-19                     Eng
20                        Eng

Systems Damage:   PP: 23H     SR: 2h
                  MD: 2H      AG: 2H
                  CG: 2H     EMM: 1H
                 FPP: 11H   EMMR: 11h
                  LS: 18H     LB: 1H
                 ELS: 9H    Mbay: 3H
              Hanger: 1H     MFD: 4h
          All Others: 1h      SB: 1H

SB: Sickbay; Mbay: Missle Bay.

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