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Cargo expansion for specialty haulers

Katran Luftschreck
Royal Ammatar Engineering Corps
#1 - 2014-03-24 06:12:02 UTC
Both cargo expanders and their rig counterparts only affect base generic cargo hold capacity.

The problem is obvious: We need items that can actually increase the special cargo bays in specialty haulers, i.e. ore, minerals, etc.

Blackwater USA Inc.
Pandemic Horde
#2 - 2014-03-24 06:35:13 UTC
The holds would have to be nerfed to compensate and then you're using slots for expanders rather than agility mods, warp core stabs, etc. I wouldn't like that at all.
Corraidhin Farsaidh
Federal Navy Academy
Gallente Federation
#3 - 2014-03-24 06:40:41 UTC
I understand your thinking but i could see this killing the use of larger haulers. Why bother using an orca when an expanded miasmos carries as much ore? Why use a freighter to move minerals when 5 expanded kryos would be a fraction of the cost and risk? I haul in smaller ships all the time and this would stop me even beginning to consider a bigger hauler.