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Roid Catcher

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Description
6,000,000
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//// NOW UPDATED FOR HEAT MECHANIC ////

The Roid Catcher is a new and improved version of the Asteroid Catcher (also built by SLI) featured in Bobkabobs video on the death of traditional mining. Don't buy a knock off when you can buy the real deal! Capable of 150 m/s when empty, and 130 m/s with 3 x Tier 10 asteroids.

Powered by 90 Tier 2 Generators configured in an optimal layout, with 30 Fuel Chambers. Head out at max speed, grab your roids, then race back for an impressive payday!

Specs:

  • 3 Large Cargo Lock Cubes
  • Ore Scanner
  • Mono Isan
  • 30 Tier 2 Fuel Chambers
  • 90 Tier 2 Generators
  • 60 Batteries

Ship Features Include:

  • Fully labelled ergonomic cockpit
  • Front and Rear facing cargo bay controls
  • Guide Rangefinders to line up asteroids
  • Automatic Generator Management
  • Variable Turtle (20-40-60-80-100)
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15 days ago

B00M#5454

Ship has now been re-worked to improve efficiency, range, as well as adding heatsinks. Please get in touch via discord (B00M#5454) for any sales.

4 months ago

Apoka33#9617

file delete :_(

4 months ago

Apoka33#9617

file delete :_(

6 months ago

jamdom#4233

File was removed?

6 months ago

B00M#5454

Added BP Download Link (free). Ship does not have heatsinks but has plenty of good spots to put them (with ducting already preinstalled so you only need to bolt).

8 months ago | Edited 8 months ago

Supremesorcerer#9674

when will this ship be updated for the heat mechanic? Also is it possible to buy the blueprint?

1 year ago

B00M#5454

@Alki#4651 - As you say there are some clear flaws and misleading specs with the other two ships. The Roid Catcher is a sold as seen ship, where the R&D has already been completed and the ship has been optimized for the end user. You buy it, you use it; no need to edit it to fix flaws and bring the design up to the specs advertised.

Unfortunately ISAN seems a little off nowadays. Best way to check is to use the station transponder speed limit slider until the station text begins to flash.

While the initial cost of the Roid Catcher is higher, the efficiency and speed mean in the long run you make a higher return per hour. It may take an extra run or two to pay for itself, but I would say it is worth the one off cost.

You are more than welcome to purchase the ship and put it through its paces.

1 year ago | Edited 1 year ago

Alki#4651

@B00M#5454 Currently re-testing all ships to iron out some flawed methodologies. Will add final review once finished, but until then disregard the original review.

1 year ago | Edited 1 year ago

B00M#5454

@Alki#4651 - Purchase the other two and use them, then tell me they are the better buy. They are poorly constructed, unbalanced and the "specs" listed are simply untrue.

For example, the Roid Catcher has 77,000,000 thrust, which is 11,000,000 more than the Colossus. There is absolutely no way the Colossus would achieve 150 m/s with 3 x T10 asteroids, when the Roid Catcher achieves 130 m/s.

1 year ago | Edited 1 year ago

Alki#4651

It's pretty good, but arguably better offers on this site are the Colossus or Percheron-CLF. For 500,000 credits you can purchase their BPs and make as many ships of a similar performance as you need. In the long term, they are probably the better buy. All that being said, this is objectively the best looking of the three.

1 year ago

drwuzer#5943

It's amazeballs!

1 year ago

Lymen#1377

Great ship, 3 trips and it already paid for itself!!!

1 year ago

darkstar2480#1950

Works as advertised!

1 year ago

LordHobbes#6800

Awesome work!

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Attributes

Common Statistics

Assembly Cost:

1,200,000 credits

Range:

700,000 km


Cargo

Ore Crates:

0 crates

Item Crates:

0 crates

Resource Bridges:

2 bridges


Specifications

Dry Weight:

5,331,286 kg

Dry Max Speed:

150 m/s

Wet Max Speed:

130 m/s

Battery:

105 units

Power:

90,000 eps

Propellant:

36,000,000 units


Propulsion

Primary Thrusters:

140 units

Maneuvering Thrusters:

24 units


Required Ores

Aegisium:

72 stacks

Ajatite:

13 stacks

Arkanium:

2 stacks

Bastium:

82 stacks

Charodium:

172 stacks

Exorium:

2 stacks

Ice:

12 stacks

Karnite:

6 stacks

Kutonium:

10 stacks

Nhurgite:

53 stacks

Vokarium:

65 stacks

Tags
  • Updates
    • Heat

  • Sold As
    • Credits
    • Credits + Ore

  • Role
    • Hauler
    • Other

  • Features
    • ISAN