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Mon Calamari Clear Depths-class light freighter, loosely based on ships from Star Wars.

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Bapt1 Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2014
This is not the comission..... But a similar design...

ep 18, 2005 at 5:00am
Post by Marcus Starkiller on Sep 18, 2005 at 5:00am
MC10 Mon Calamari Deep Water-class Light Star Freighter

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Craft: Mon Calamari DeepWater-class Light Freighter
Type: Light Freighter
Scale: Starfighter
Length: 45.0 meters
Skill: (S) Space Transports: DeepWater
Crew: 1 or 2
Passengers: 6
Cargo Capacity: 85 metric tons
Consumables: 2 months
Nav Computer: Yes
Hyperdrive: x2
Hyperdrive Backup: x15
Space: 6
Atmosphere: 330; 950 kmh
Maneuver: 1D
Hull: 3D
Shields: 2D
Cost: 99,000
Source: Stock Ships p.61-63


* The DeepWater has 3D in backup shields. When a die of shields is lost, the shield operator can attempt to make an Easy starship shields roll. If successful, one of the backup shield dice can be activated to bring the ship back up to 2D in shields. Once all three backup dice are exhausted, the shields can withstand the normal amount of damage and then must be completely overhauled. The backup dice cannot be applied when traveling underwater.
* Shields: 2D (in space); provides (+1 versus physical damage in aquatic mode)

Sensors:
Passive: 15 / 0D
Scan: 30 / 2D
Search: 65 / 2D+2
Focus: 5 / 2D+2

Weapons:
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Type: Laser Turret
Fire Arc: Turret
Crew: 1
Skill: Starship Gunnery
Fire Control: 2D
Space Range: 1-3 / 12 / 25
Atmosphere Range: 100-300m / 1.2km / 2.5km
Damage: 5D

One of the earliest examples of Mon Calamari ship design - predated only by the similar (and plainly named) Mon Calamari Light Freighter - is the DeepWater-class freighter. Mon Cal shipwrights developed the vessel as a commercial shipping craft, the backbone of a proposed planetary trading service. The Mon Calamari Commercial Expeditionary Service was eventually - and abruptly - dissolved by the Empire and the fleet of light freighters were sold at auction to private owners. Roughly 10,000 such vessels were produced.

Like most Mon Calamari designs, individual DeepWater freighters are slightly different, crafted as unique works of art rather than a mass-produced homogenous ships. However, most DeepWaters are roughly similar in size, shape and internal construction; the exterior differences are largely cosmetic.

The DeepWater is a fairly standard light freighter with a small crew complement, modest cargo space and durable engines. A single top mounted laser turret and better than average hull armor and shielding supply the craft's main defenses. A civilian-grade sensor package is housed in a deployment dome on the DeepWater's underside. In addition, the craft has different types of landing gear that can be deployed as needed: a landing claw ( to stabilize the ship when docking with another vessel or an asteroid), standard landing gear and inflatable puncture-proof pontoons for landing o water.
Last Edit: Sep 18, 2005 at 6:26pm by Marcus Starkiller
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Bapt1 Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2014
I have a commission of a similar ship but more bigger... A super bomber actualy...
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AltugBulca Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
this is definately something they could come up with. Well done!
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AdamKop Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Thanks :D Making a mon-calamari-esque design was probably the most difficult part about the whole ship. It's mostly a mix of the cruisers' design and random shapes :D
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cobeoe Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2013
finally someone gives the calamari a starfighter they got cool ship but they need there own starfighter ( i don't count the b-wing cause it doesn't have a mon calamari look like this)
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AdamKop Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Yeah I don't think the Mon Calamari ever had a fighter designed. I think they just preferred to use big ships :D
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Feliane Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
I like the rounded "vintage" shapes :heart:
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AdamKop Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Thanks! It is indeed one of the most "retro" ships I did lately. It could pretty much fit even a 60s sci fi comic book :D
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Feliane Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Yesss, retro is the right word :D I like the design, it reminds me of the old Hollywood movies I loved so much when I was a child ^^
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AdamKop Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Student Digital Artist
I'm really happy to hear that :) Star Wars was the first sci-fi movie I saw so it will be most likely a foundation for all of my designs. It's really cool doing something that brings up good  memories, especially if it's something as great as the SW universe.
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Feliane Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Yes, Star Wars was my first modern sci-fi movie, it was a huge step, stunning movie !! I was used to Star Trek old TV series and the old movies from the 50/60's, too kitsch now but they kept a certain attraction ^^
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AdamKop Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Yeah now that I look back at the first trek series and movies, they look a bit weird :D Trek wasn't really popular here in Poland so I'm all Star Wars - not that it's a bad thing, I think that McQuarrie's designs of the first Star Wars movies never get old actually. 
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Feliane Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2013  Hobbyist Writer

Yes, Star Trek TV series is really kitsch now but they found good ideas. You are true : on the opposite of Star Trek and Galactica (and others), Star Wars never became old and kitsch, the first episode was issued in 1978 or 1979 I think and it is still so good, the designs are not ridiculous, the team did an incredible job ! Only some clothes are perhaps too basic (and then too complex in the newest episodes ?).

 

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AdamKop Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2013  Student Digital Artist

Yeah Star Wars was pretty much perfect with the character designs. Rebels and Imperials had a very distinct style and it helped the movie quite a lot. Trek was probably a bit too "standard", going by stereotypes, as Federation uniforms were too formal (some were just impractical to wear) and aliens were too weird (Klingons looking like a bunch of homeless guys).

New SW episodes just lost everything of all that by introducing overly complex character designs. It's funny that Episode 1 was the best one of the bunch, as it didn't go to the extremes. 

Original trilogy having some of the clothes and ships very basic didn't help the new trilogy either, as the technology got better and it's impossible to tell yourself that the ships from Clone Wars era are older than the rusty Xwings :D 

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Heretic1311 Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013
Looks definitely MonCal, i can imagine that this freighter can go underwater too.
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AdamKop Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Of course, that was one of the first requests from the commissioner (for the ship being able to go underwater).
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Heretic1311 Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013
I this case you managed to complete the quest... or request :D
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AdamKop Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Haha yep, seems like it :D
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Majestic-MSFC Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
That's a cool design and really fits in with the Mon Calamari designs we have seen in the movies. Great model Adam. :D
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AdamKop Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Thanks :D I have one more Mon Calamari, this time a big cruiser (1,6 km in length), will upload it later today.
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Majestic-MSFC Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I look forward to it. :D
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