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Old July 18th, 2020, 08:12 AM
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Type A pp/md m-rating/fuel requirement 2g/20t in a 100t ship, 1g/10t in a 200t ship.

My explanation - the maneuver drive field (which encompasses the volume of the ship) reduces the inertial mass of the ship such that in a 100t ship the thrust component of the engine (fusion rocket) can achieve 2g. Put the same engine/machinery in a ship with twice the volume/mass and you can only achieve 1g so you use less 'fuel' reaction mass.

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1 the ships in Beltstrike are LBB2 designs, even the 5000t mining platform is described as having type W drives.
2 in original CT 77 the pp fuel was replaced every jump as well as the jump fuel, there was no four week duration.
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