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Lieutenant
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 93
# 53
11-01-2012, 04:31 PM
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Originally Posted by dontdrunkimshoot View Post
well actually....

the fleet ships based off tier 2 and 3 ships seem down on stats a bit, they have the nice 10th consoles, but their shield mod is usually sub par. BUT, i have found all tier 2 and 3 vet ships have a hidden chunk of bonus hitpoints thats undocumented, and as a result shields with lower capacities like borg, omega and maco end up having more hitpoints on tier 2/3 fleet ships then tier 5 fleet ships. basically, the fleet saber with a maco will have more hitpoints then a fleet patrol with a maco, and the saber has 1 better turn rate too.
Good to know. I've always been partial to Sabers personally.

I love playing my Fleet Neb on my Tac with a double A2B build, but I'm worried about the Vesta makin that ship obsolete.

I have a Chimera beam/tachyon mine build that I'll post too along with the others I mentioned. Its not a huge DPS build, but its super annoying and drains shields like a mofo.