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Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 506
# 14
01-29-2013, 07:55 PM
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Originally Posted by alexhurlbut View Post
You just stated why it doesn't have a fleet version; because it already have 10 consoles ;P
Yeah, it one of those moments where you realize something while you talk about it. I just didn't do a good job displaying that.


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Originally Posted by thratch1 View Post
I'm not sure if people would fly a ship with only 15 degree turn rate and 27,000 Hull. The Fleet Aquarius has only 26,400 Hull and 17 degree turn rate, and nobody flies it. As it is, your ship there kind of has the same problems that the Aquarius has, in that it's just a neutered version of something we already have (the Defiant). The low hull with high speed/maneuverability is a must for this hypothetical ship.
Also when I though of the turn rate, I was thinking it as a escort, science ship hybrid. So it has a low turn rate on par with other escorts around it's tier but I can see it bumped to 16-17. As for reduced hull, its a mixed bag. Boosted shields or mull hull on a science-y stealth escort?