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{{User-made Ships|''GVF '''Shu'''''}}
 
{{User-made Ships|''GVF '''Shu'''''}}
  
 
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[[Image:shu.jpg|thumb|right|480px|GVF Shu.]]
{{shipimage|image=[[Image:shu.jpg]]|caption=GVF Shu}}
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[[Image:ShuMk2.jpg|thumb|right|480px|The GVF Shu Mk II.]]
  
 
==Description:==
 
==Description:==
  
 
===Tech Room Description===
 
===Tech Room Description===
"Developed by Akheton Corp. to replace the aged Thoth, the GVF Shu is seeing rapid deployment throughout the Vasudan navy. Although not as agile as the Serapis, the Shu has a higher survival rate thanks to its heavier armor and shields.  Superbly balancing speed, maneuverability, armor, and loadout, the Shu is a match for any hostile fighter. Able to perform a variety of functions, its versatility has already proven invaluable in the current conflict, and the fighter is expected to remain in service for many years to come."
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Developed by Akheton Corp. to replace the aged Thoth, the GVF Shu is seeing rapid deployment throughout the Vasudan navy. Although not as agile as the Serapis, the Shu has a higher survival rate thanks to its heavier armor and shields.  Superbly balancing speed, maneuverability, armor, and loadout, the Shu is a match for any hostile fighter. Able to perform a variety of functions, its versatility has already proven invaluable in the current conflict, and the fighter is expected to remain in service for many years to come.
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==GVF Shu Mk II==
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The Shu Mk II is an upgrade to the original fighter by '''Jadehawk''' and '''PeterV'''. It is primarily a geometric/texture modification, akin to a [[HTL]]-type upgrade, but with minor changes to the thruster and secondary setup.
  
 
===Credits List===
 
===Credits List===
 
*Initial Mesh by '''Wraithhost'''  
 
*Initial Mesh by '''Wraithhost'''  
 
*Mesh Revision by '''Woomeister'''
 
*Mesh Revision by '''Woomeister'''
*Textures, POF, Table and Interface art by '''Sesquipedalianr'''
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*Textures, POF, Table and Interface art by '''Sesquipedalian'''
 
 
===Veteran Comments===
 
Similar in weaponry to the Myrmidon. Even carries the Helios for reasons unknown. -[[User:Akalabeth|Akalabeth]]
 
  
 
==Performance:==
 
==Performance:==
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| colspan=3| Compatible Secondaries
 
| colspan=3| Compatible Secondaries
 
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| colspan=3| [[GTM Tempest|Tempest]], [[GTM MX-64|MX-64 Rockeye]], [[GTM Harpoon|Harpoon]], [[GTM Hornet|Hornet]], [[GTM Tornado|Tornado]], [[GTM TAG-B|TAG-B]],  [[GTM EMP. Adv|Emp. Adv]], [[GTM Trebuchet|Trebuchet]], [[GTM Stiletto II|GTM Stiletto II]], [[GTM Infyrno|Infyrno]], [[GTM Helios|Helios]]
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| colspan=3| [[GTM Tempest|Tempest]], [[GTM MX-64|MX-64 Rockeye]], [[GTM Harpoon|Harpoon]], [[GTM Hornet|Hornet]], [[GTM Tornado|Tornado]], [[GTM TAG-B|TAG-B]],  [[GTM EMP Adv.|EMP Adv.]], [[GTM Trebuchet|Trebuchet]], [[GTM Stiletto II|GTM Stiletto II]], [[GTM Infyrno|Infyrno]], [[GTM Helios|Helios]]
 
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===Veteran Comments===
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{{comment|Similar in weaponry to the [[GTF Myrmidon]]. Even carries the Helios for reasons unknown.
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The Shu is, however, more maneuverable than the Myrmidon, and I personally find the Shu's five-gun setup simpler to handle than the Myrmidon's six-gun one, though it appears rather strange at first. A worthy replacement for the aged [[GVF Thoth|Thoth]] as the Vasudans' dedicated space superiority craft in addition to being a serious challenge to the [[GTF Perseus|Perseus]] for the GTVA's best all-arounder.}}
  
 
==Download link:==
 
==Download link:==
http://www.freespacemods.net/download.php?view.253
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[http://www.freespacemods.net/download.php?view.253 Link | FreeSpaceMods.net]
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[http://freespacemods.net/download.php?view.710 Shu Mk II | FreeSpaceMods.net]

Latest revision as of 06:48, 3 September 2012

All information related to the GVF Shu is non-canon.
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GVF Shu.
The GVF Shu Mk II.

Description:

Tech Room Description

Developed by Akheton Corp. to replace the aged Thoth, the GVF Shu is seeing rapid deployment throughout the Vasudan navy. Although not as agile as the Serapis, the Shu has a higher survival rate thanks to its heavier armor and shields. Superbly balancing speed, maneuverability, armor, and loadout, the Shu is a match for any hostile fighter. Able to perform a variety of functions, its versatility has already proven invaluable in the current conflict, and the fighter is expected to remain in service for many years to come.

GVF Shu Mk II

The Shu Mk II is an upgrade to the original fighter by Jadehawk and PeterV. It is primarily a geometric/texture modification, akin to a HTL-type upgrade, but with minor changes to the thruster and secondary setup.

Credits List

  • Initial Mesh by Wraithhost
  • Mesh Revision by Woomeister
  • Textures, POF, Table and Interface art by Sesquipedalian

Performance:

Statistics

Type Advanced Space Superiority
Manufacturer Akheton Corporation
Maneuverability Good
Max Velocity 75.0 - 95.0 mps
Max Afterburner Velocity 140.0 mps
Armor Average
Hitpoints 290
Shields 390
Length 11 m

Armaments

Default Statistics
Bank Guns Standard Loadout
1st 3 Prometheus R
2nd 2 Mekhu HL-7
Compatible Primaries
Mekhu HL-7, Akheton SDG, Morning Star, Prometheus S, Prometheus R, UD-8 Kayser
Default Statistics
Bank Capacity Standard Loadout
1st 20 MX-64 Rockeye
2nd 20 Tornado
3rd 40 Tempest
Compatible Secondaries
Tempest, MX-64 Rockeye, Harpoon, Hornet, Tornado, TAG-B, EMP Adv., Trebuchet, GTM Stiletto II, Infyrno, Helios

Veteran Comments

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Similar in weaponry to the GTF Myrmidon. Even carries the Helios for reasons unknown. The Shu is, however, more maneuverable than the Myrmidon, and I personally find the Shu's five-gun setup simpler to handle than the Myrmidon's six-gun one, though it appears rather strange at first. A worthy replacement for the aged Thoth as the Vasudans' dedicated space superiority craft in addition to being a serious challenge to the Perseus for the GTVA's best all-arounder.


Download link:

Link | FreeSpaceMods.net

Shu Mk II | FreeSpaceMods.net