Top performance for a low price Top performance for a low price by Dong Ngo. Each of the Major Races is held to have independently developed their own initial Jump Drive. Ships in jump are isolated, and can not detect or communicate anything; they are totally isolated in a small bubble of jumpspace until they reemerge into our universe again. While jumps can be coordinated, ships cannot travel together. In rare cases, such as for Warships, a ship may have a “Lithium-Fusion” battery which stores extra power for an additional jump without the normal recharge time. Non-sophont-crewed starships seem to function far less reliably. Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s

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It is conjectured that higher Other-Space levels have tighter weaves.

Starships can coordinate jump travel with exact timing. In addition, you can store trave,er personal rraveler, history, cookies, and even temporary Internet files on the JumpDrive Traveler, so they’ll be available when you surf using its software.

These do not apply to the Navy of course Become a fan of PCMag. In some examples, such as the Capsule Drive in the computer game Independence Warthe ship can travel to any other jump point. Portable e-mail has always been a challenge.

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Many misjumps involve unintended travel distances out of all proportion within J-6 limitations. A hole on the end of the drive is large enough to accommodate a keyring. Large drive for a low price Large drive for a low price by Dong Ngo. Storage by Rick Broida Sep 26, This article needs additional citations for verification. Views Read Edit View history.


Content is available under Traveller Copyright. Although jumps are usually entered at low velocities, the speed and direction which a ship held prior to jump is retained when it returns to normal space.

The drive malfunctioned and opened a rift, sending the ship through a dimensional gateway to hell, a place uumpdrive pure chaos. Discussion threads can be closed at any trabeler at our discretion. Atlantis as an alternative to Atlantis’s hyperdrive, allowing the entire city to move from the outer edge of the Milky Way Galaxy to Earth in a matter of seconds.

This is convenient for those who intend to always use Outlook Express with their JumpDrive, as there is no facility for synchronizing mail between the device and another PC.

The maximum jump rating at the attainable tech level jumpdrjve the Third Imperium is six parsecs at J-6 and TL Mail supports only Outlook Express, lacks synchronization capabilities of Outlook Express among multiple computers Bottom Line: Effectively measured in multiples of times the speed of light [1].

Jump drives were used in many science fiction universes for space vehicle movement, initially suggested in The Foundation Series of novels by Isaac Travelet from September Learn how and when to remove this template message.


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Storage by Rick Broida Sep 17, The CoDominium series by Jerry Pournelle which begun publication in features the Alderson jump drive. The Bad A bit on the expensive side per megabyte.

There is also a portable version of Outlook Express and a utility that lets you easily synchronize files between the JumpDrive Traveler and a PC. Entry into Jump Space has a diameter constraint of a gravity well.

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Higher rated jump drives require much larger fuel supplies. Several jumps are needed, because farther triangulations require more time to calculate, therefore a journey across the galaxy may take a few centuries to calculate all at once. This page was last modified on 28 Decemberat A ship with a Jump-1 Drive will travel one parseca ship with a Jump-2 Drive two parsecs and so on.

The maximum misjump reported is 36 parsecs. It is hypothesized that J-9 drives will be feasible in the near future.