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Stringbag (Two seat version)-Class Biplane

design by Idiot/Savant

A two seat version of the Stringbag, used for artillery spotting, light bombing, and as a heavier fighter. Like its smaller counterpart, the Stringbag two-seater is limited to daylight missions, and those only in good weather. And again, there is no room for parachutes.

The plane was designed with Fire Fusion & Steel.

Stringbag-Class Two Seater Biplane

General Data

Price: 19,880 Cr
Tech Level: 4
Size: 36m3
Mass: 600 kg fueled, 810 kg max takeoff.
Power: 0.084 MW internal combustion engine with propeller generating 0.042 tonnes thrust (no surplus power)
Maint: 1

Controls: Primitive Mechanical
Comunications: None
Sensor: None
Electronic Countermeasures: None
Life Support: None
Cargo: None

Crew 2: Pilot in cramped crewstation, gunner/observer in open crewstation.
Fire Control None
Aramanment: Two TL-4 HMG (sans bipod) in forward fixed mount. One TL-4 LMG (sans bipod) in a rear flexible mount. Two inboard wing hardpoints, each carrying up to 100 kg of ordanance. Typical bombloads are 10 * 20 kg or 4 * 40 kg.
Ammo: 1000 rounds of ammo for each HMG. 5 50 round drums for the LMG.
Maxiumum Speed: 187 kph, 136 kph loaded.
Cruising Speed: 140 kph 102 kph loaded.
NOE Speed: NA
Travel Move: 560 km, 408 km loaded.
Combat Move: 26 unloaded, 19 loaded.
Agility: 5/4
Fuel Consumption: 16.8 L HCD/hour
Internal Fuel Capacity: 66 liters HCD
Endurance: 3.2 hours
Range: 273 km, 199 km loaded.
Takeoff Roll: 210 m, 391 m loaded.
Landing Roll: 75 m

Weapon Stats

RoundROFDam valPen Rtg Bulk Mag Recoil Short
7*57mm ball (flexi) 53 2-Nil 6 50 - 130
7*57mm ball (fixed) 104 2-3-Nil 6 1200 - 200

20 kg HE bomb C: 7 B: 27 8C
40 kg HE bomb C: 14 B: 37 13C

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