Sketches – Ship Docking Clamps

As deWulf ships grew larger and larger, it became apparent that they could no longer rely entirely on just docking adapters to remain secured. Once ships passed beyond even a thousand tons of mass, docking adapters were at risk of flexing or breaking just due to minuscule shifts in a ship's position. Changes to make… Continue reading Sketches – Ship Docking Clamps

Character Snapshot: Chief Engineer Vilpol

Having served for over forty years in engine rooms, Chief Engineer Vilpol has seen it all. And don't you forget it. Though he started his career on waterborne craft, the growth of space exploitation carried many skilled engineers from their surface professions into space, and Chief Engineer Vilpol was part of that initial wave. His… Continue reading Character Snapshot: Chief Engineer Vilpol

Sketches – deWulf Zweireiner Class Freighter

The genesis for pretty much all of the freighter designs I've done, the deWulf Zwei is the standard freighter design used by the deWulf since they reached spaceflight. There isn't a lot to really say about this design concept overall. She dispenses with the open jaw design that is inherent with most deWulf ships (pretty… Continue reading Sketches – deWulf Zweireiner Class Freighter

October 2018 SitRep

October's come and gone, and it's not exactly been the most productive month I'm afraid. Real life has, as usual seen fit to make itself know and I spent a lot of additional time getting things straightened out at work instead of being at home writing. Since I'm not making the megabucks with my keyboard,… Continue reading October 2018 SitRep

September 2018 SitRep

Hello All! Just firing off a current SitRep on things here at Dollarton-Proxima. This month's entry is kind of a broad one, since it's the first and I want to get down where all the various projects are sitting, one way or another. Future entries will only touch on what's actually getting updated. Which means… Continue reading September 2018 SitRep