102 Vehicles: Specialized Vehicles
Rhodes Constructor (TL12)
Summary: 0.31 displacement ton open frame; 2.69 tonnes; kCr 24.3 Chassis: 4.34 kL open frame (7.1 m long x 1.0 m wide x 1.0 m high); Structure: 285 kg of crystaliron, rated for 1.0Gs, body 0.002 cm thick, 1 armour rating Performance: 72.0 kW TL12 fusion plus generator; Fuel: 2.25 L of enriched water (2.25 kg), 100 hours supply Propulsion System: 50.0 kW legs; Maximum Speed: 10 km/h loaded, 10 km/h unloaded; Range: 1004 km loaded, 1014 km unloaded; Agility: +2DM (0.0G); Crew: Crew roster: driver; 1 crew station Hatches: 1 manual Communications: Subregional Radio (1 W, TL12, SmVcl); Range: 10 km Sensors: No sensors installed. Other: Construction Equipment: crane can lift 24.0 tonnes; 2x heavy arm 53.8 L of cargo space (26.9 kg)
Even in a high-tech society, there are times when heavy loads must be moved with precision. The Rhodes Constructor is a versatile self-propelled crane with two heavy manipulators for precise load positioning and legs for easy navigation of construction sites.
Shugalnii Maintainer (TL12)
Summary: 2.00 displacement ton box; 7.51 tonnes; kCr 120 Chassis: 28.0 kL box (4.7 m long x 2.4 m wide x 2.4 m high); Structure: 178 kg of structurecomp, rated for 1.0Gs, body 0.30 cm thick, sealed to 1 atm Armour: 3 front (1.0 cm), 2 sides (0.30 cm), 2 rear (0.30 cm), 2 top (0.30 cm), 2 bottom (0.30 cm) Performance: 2.00 MW TL12 CI Fusion Plus generator; Fuel: 126 L of enriched water (126 kg), 200 hours supply Propulsion System: 1.00 MW contragrav with 6 minutes emergency power and orbital thrusters; Maximum Speed: 240 km/h loaded, 285 km/h unloaded; Range: 47941 km loaded, 56875 km unloaded; Agility: +2DM (1.0G); Crew & Passengers: Crew roster: pilot; 1 crew station; 3 roomy passenger seats Standard life support, sanitary facilities; Airlocks: 1 normal; Hatches: 2 manual Communications: Orbital Radio (10.00 kW, TL12); Range: 30000 km Sensors: Active Subcontinental Radar (10.00 kW); Range: 300 km; Resolution: 0.200 mm per km of range
Other: Options: recreation space Safety Features: Roadgrid, 1 emergency wall patch, fire suppression system Manipulators: 2 very light arms, 2 heavy arms 4.0 m3 of lab space; power socket supplies 950 kW; 2.36 kL of cargo space (1.18 tonnes)
Most high-tech worlds have numerous orbital installations, which
maintenance. The Shugalnii Maintainer is designed to deliver a fully equipped maintenance crew into orbit
© Robert Prior, 1998.