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From:     Damanta@???.com
Date:     Thu, 21 Dec 1995 03:43:27 -0500
Subject:  Re: Astrogation in the Flow..
In a message dated 95-12-20 15:26:29 EST, you write:

>	I didn't say this in my original post, but I was thinking on
>making the rivers be a "deeper" or "darker" color.  Then again, I was
>also thinking of having sail area be a measure of how fast these
>rivers can push you.  For instance, an elven manowar would go faster
>than say, a vipership.  I know that this isn't what TSR said, but I
>kinda like that idea.  You could maybe divide the sail area by the mass
>to get a speed multiplier.  Then you could have "Flowrunners", ships with
>*HUGE* sails, but a really bad MC.  They could act something like the
>jumpships from Battletech.  They could carry smaller vessels between
>spheres really fast, but are to big to fit through a portal (sail area
>of several miles^2).
>
>	Any comments?

Sounds great, any ideas for sail areas for the "known" ships?


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Re: Astrogation in the Flow..    Joseph DuBois (x44303)    20 Dec 1995 15:42:54
Re: Astrogation in the Flow..    Eugene Shumu1insky    20 Dec 1995 20:16:00
Re: Astrogation in the Flow..    Paul Westermeyer    21 Dec 1995 04:09:03
Re: Astrogation in the Flow..    Damanta@???.com    21 Dec 1995 08:43:27
Re: Astrogation in the Flow..    Eugene Shumu1insky    22 Dec 1995 14:39:36

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