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Old February 3rd, 2013, 06:50 PM
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Originally Posted by LemnOc View Post
I think this is the reasonable answer. Unlike Jump drives, where you're floating in J-space for a week with little else to do besides maintenance, you can just turn the Jerome drive off while you're working outside the ship. There's no performance gain to working while moving at warp. Why risk death when you can just turn off the ignition?
Because you're shadowing a Kaffer ship and you need to repair a sensor, just to give you the first example I can think about. If you stop your stutterwarp, you'll loss the shadowed ship, as you will if you cannot repair the sensor...
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