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Join Date: Feb 2013
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# 4
05-03-2013, 07:11 PM
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Originally Posted by handsmahoney View Post
I currently fly a wells-class on my main, who is a science captain. I've had an urge for the longest time to get my grubby mitts on a fleet star cruiser, because I'm looking for a little bit more tank. I'm pretty poor at tanking and mitigating damage in my wells. Granted, I tend to fly it more like a tac boat instead of a science vessel, but I was wondering if the fleet star cruiser would benefit me for survivability.
I'd say don't fly a cruiser. Of any sort. Yeah, they have more survivability. But their turn rate is so slow. And they tend to have to use beams. It's just bad all around. Stick with your science ship.