:HEADER Freighter Dakaar F-TS13, TL 13, 1800 tons, MCr 340.1
 
 :COMMENTS
The Beshkhu is a Dakaar-class freighter, an 1800-ton cargo vessel designed primarily for use in less civilized frontier regions. It sports the IDC FarDrive 3/Z jump drive, the LSP Impulse J1 maneuver drive, and the Grid 3v Tokamak/Z5 power plant, and is capable of Jump-3 and 1G acceleration. Fuel tankage supports 3 weeks of operations and one jump-3. On the bridge is a computer Model/3. The ship is streamlined.

There are 8 staterooms, gunner barracks, and no low berths. The ship requires a crew of eight: pilot, astrogator, medic, and five engineers. Up to four gunners can be carried. The ship has two double turrets with pulse lasers, one of which can be deployed as an emergency lifepod. The ship also has a missile turret and a sandcaster turret. There are no ship's vehicles. Cargo capacity is 928 tons.

:HISTORY

:DATA Vol No Label MCr Notes ----- -- ------------------------------ ----- ------------------------------ 1800 Streamlined Hull 110 S 540 Jump Fuel (3 parsecs) 0 J3, 180t/pc 59.4 Plant Fuel (one month) 0 one month 928 Cargo Hold Basic 0 0 AV=13. 1 Kinetic Plate 0 3 Computer Model/3 std 10.5 1 AR Ant EMS 1.5 1 AR T2 Missile 0.7 1 Vd T2 Pulse Laser 0.8 3 Vd T2de Pulse Laser 3.8 1 Vd T2 Sandcaster 0.6 4 Squad Barracks 0.2 (5) R1 R1 R2 R2 R3 2 Cargo Lock 0 42.5 Mod PowerPlant-3 (P2) 42.5 P 3 8.5 Mod Maneuver Drive-1 (J) 17 1 G 1 2 Crew Shared Fresher 1 4 crew 16 8 Crew Stateroom 0.8 1 crew 20 5 Crew Lounge 0 145 Jump Drive-3 (P2) 145 J 3 1 Fuel Scoops 100t/hr 0.1 100t/hr 1 Fuel Intakes 40t/hr 0.1 40t/hr 1 Fuel Bins 20t/hr 0.1 20t/hr 3 Fuel Purifiers 12t/hr 3 12t/hr 2 Clinic 1 1 Mail Vault 0 for express contracts 15 Standard Controls 0 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1800 TOTALS 339