Wednesday, 26 June 2013

In case you missed it: KAMROV K29 Fast Boat

Designed on a whim back in March this year, the K29 was just an idle experiment in designing a very fast ship using the Mongoose edition ship building rules. It can be done, especially if you're not needing to deck out for extended trips.

Thursday, 13 June 2013

More of the Albion Battlecruiser

Arrangement - along with the initial sketch, scribbled in my work note book during the daily progress meeting.
Deck plans will be done once I've completed some Traveller 5 "Herald" work.

Full disclosure: The Bison really is a shameless ripoff of the Valkyrie SSTO-TAV-37 B-class Shuttle Craft from the film "Avatar". The Bison is slightly more 'wingy' and the thrusters don't need to tilt.

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Albion-class Battlecruiser

Britain's new warship, HMS Albion was shown in public for the first time today. Called "Richelieu on a budget" by some critics, it appears to indicate a possible shift away from the "Under the wing" policy where Britain has for many years deferred to the French Imperial Navy for capital ships...