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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 14
06-26-2011, 09:22 AM
Originally Posted by Captain Data
The only thing they offered that is worth while is the RMC, it is better than the enhanced plasma distibution manifold only takes up a device slot and works well as a a catch all battery that is not a consumable. I use the rechargable shield battery with the RMC, aux batteries and engine batteries/Deuterium on my cruiser.

Though the plasma turret is nice for moderat spam but the loss of tac console is a bit much of a trade off.
I don't know, the RMC has a 5 minute cooldown, affecting wpn, shld, and aux power subsystems for only 10 seconds. Additionally it only repairs the aux subsystem. The Enhanced Plasma Manifold has a 3 minute cooldown, affects shld and aux subsystems, lasts 20 seconds, and repairs both of those subsystems. And IMO, a device slot on an escort is much more valuable than a sic console slot.