D-18b (Courageous Vindicator) Class IX Heavy Destroyer

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from Klingon Ship Recognition Manual, 2nd Edition, FASA, design by Forest G. Brown, graphics by Dana Knutson

 
NOTES:
Known Sphere Of Operation:  Romulan-Klingon Border
Data Reliability:  D
Major Data Source:  Romulan Sector Intelligence

 

Construction Data:
Model Number — Type 1 Type 2 Type 3
Ship Class — IX IX IX
Date Entering Service — 2284 2333 2374
Number Constructed — 1 Refit Refit
Hull Data:
Superstructure Points — 24 24 24
Damage Chart — C C C
Size:
Length — 212 m 212 m 212 m
Width — 159 m 159 m 159 m
Height — 38 m 38 m 38 m
Weight — 138,420 mt 138,485 mt 138,977 mt
Cargo:
Cargo Units — 237 SCU 237 SCU 237 SCU
Cargo Capacity — 11,850 mt 11,850 mt 11,850 mt
Landing Capacity — None None None
Equipment Date:
Control Computer Type — R-5m R-5m-1 R-5m-1
Transporters:
Standard 9-person — 2 2 2
Emergency 20-person — 2 2 2
Cargo — 1 1 1
Cloaking Device Type — RCC RCC RCC
Power Requirements — 15 15 15
Other Data:
Crew — 265 265 265
Passengers — 20 20 20
Shuttlecraft — 12 12 12
Engines And Power Data:
Total Power Units Available — 52 60 60
Movement Point Ratio — 3/1 3/1 3/1
Warp Engine Type — KWE-3 KWE-3 KWE-3
Number — 2 2 2
Power Units Available — 20 ea. 20 ea. 20 ea.
Stress Charts — J/M J/M J/M
Max Safe Cruising Speed — Warp 8 Warp 8 Warp 8
Emergency Speed — Warp 9 Warp 9 Warp 9
Impulse Engine Type — RID-3 RIG-1 RIG-1
Power Units Available — 12 20 20
Weapons And Firing Data:
Beam Weapon Type — RB-10 RB-12 RB-12
Number — 6 6 6
Firing Arcs — 2 f/p, 2 f, 2 f/s 2 f/p, 2 f, 2 f/s 2 f/p, 2 f, 2 f/s
Firing Chart — U W W
Maximum Power — 8 9 9
Damage Modifiers:
+3 (1-8) (1-10) (1-10)
+2 (9-16) (11-15) (11-15)
+1 (17-20) (16-20) (16-20)
Beam Weapon Type — RB-11 RB-15 RB-16
Number — 1 1 1
Firing Arcs — 1 a 1 a 1 a
Firing Chart — V U V
Maximum Power — 9 15 20
Damage Modifiers:
+3 (1-10) (1-8) (1-10)
+2 (11-16) (9-16) (11-16)
+1 (17-21) (17-20) (17-21)
Torpedo Weapon Type — RP-4 RP-8 RP-20
Number — 1 1 1
Firing Arcs — 1 f 1 f 1 f
Firing Chart — P S S
Power to Arm — 1 1 1
Damage — 12 30 38
Shield Data:
Deflector Shield Type — RSP RSU RSY
Shield Point Ratio — 1/3 1/3 1/3
Maximum Shield Power — 18 24 27
Combat Efficiency:
D — 133.3 152.8 157.3
WDF — 55.8 83.1 92.2