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Old September 6th, 2003, 04:07 PM
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Hello Lionel Deffries,

Good observation on jump fuel usage, one that I missed. As Granpafishy, Sigg Oddra, Ganidiirsi O'Flynn, and daryen indicate which CT printing of Book 2 or 5 that one has determines the rules on how jump fuel is used. I have at least 3 different print runs in my collection of CT books, so I missed the current direction of fuel usage threads.

Using collapsible/inflatable fuel tanks in the cargo hold would take up approximately the same weight and space as a full load of cargo. The maneuver and jump performance rating would also be similar to what occurs with the various cargo loads being carried.

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Originally posted by Lionel Deffries:
Hello.
If jump engines are modular and you instal jump 6 engines why cant you use only 2 engines if you are only jumping 2 parsecs and use only jump 2 fuel.
From my reading of other threads it seems that if you have jump 6 engines then you use jump 6 fuel even if you only jump 2ps, this seems silly.
Second question.
What added weight limits would you put on a ship that had the inflatable fuel cells but used them in the cargo bay (you should be able to see where this is going).
I humbly await your learned and weighty replys.
Oh by the way you'r all wrong in section 1576479 of the original unpublished memorandum subsection 42 line 3 (penciled in the margin)it states "it's your game enjoy it how you like."
I realy do want replies i just weakened for a moment SORRY.
More sock race.
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