in the future, I plan to either take one of my Tac characters out of his current ship and put him into a Fleet Somraw, or make a new character to put him into the Somraw. I plan to make this build for PVP as I am developing a great love for it now that I know what to do.
I've been bracing myself in advance for the Borg change too. Two-piece Omega is always good. I've had a lot of success with some of the fleet utility stuff, and what's nice is that it'll probably get better if the next tier is just +1 versions of the same basic items.
I haven't figured out what to use instead, but HE is now crap.
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on 1 character i swapped between a fleet ktinga and somraw retro, both were great fun and very capable, then i got the vet ship which is a perfect cross between the 2 and haven't looked back. i ran 4 DHCs on them, 2 purple damage control doffs and 3 BFI doffs
APD and 2 APO works great together like mentioned, CSV1 and CRF1 only have a 100 dps difference between them, and CSV AOE can be very helpful in certain cases.
with the damage control doffs i had 100% up time on emergency power to weapons and shields, and the bfi doffs fill in for an RSP. HE 1 is kinda weak, but with an aux bat HE2 can heal over 1000 a tic, wile getting focused on, TSS is great to lessen the effect of it
also i suggest using the omega or fleet resilient shield on tier 2 and tier 3 fleet ships, they have a flat additional shield hitpoints that inst mentioned, and their total capacity with low capacity shields is higher then it is on any other ships.
When you replace 1x EptS1 for EptE1 and equip 2 purple or 3 blue damage engineers, you have both emergency powers almost 100% uptime.
Furthermore, be aware that BO drains a lot of power which causes CFR to do less damage. You can change that one to APD.
1 Copy of APD cycles perfectly with 2 copies of APO
This already covered most of what I was going to say.
I'd also use 2 RCS consoles in your open eng slots and swap out the flow cap console for the borg console. Even without the set bonus, I think the borg console is better than the marginal boost to tet glider/polaron proc/tet proc that you get from one flow cap console.