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    475 KB ITT:we play our own stratedgy game 5 SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)10:36 No.9376812  
    - ITT: read thread then suggest next course of action, try not to get too ahead of the current actions.

    - The cryo pod let out a slow hiss of air filling the stasis habitation cabin ready for crew awakening.

    USN Elliot ,Long reach project
    - crew compliment 14.

    -Establish a settlement on the outer non HAB worlds in preparation for possible second wave development.

    The standard first wave mission brief they give to each and every green settler when they pat you on the shoulder and tell you " Good luck out there" as you pull away from Main dock of an overcrowded hab world.Here we are, fourteen freshly trained cadets just graduated and given a standard two hundred year old colonist lifter with 1 fabrication unit.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:37 No.9376833
    fuck yes
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:38 No.9376850
    What can this fabrication unit do?
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)10:41 No.9376879
    Standard issue colonist fabrication unit--
    Feed basic raw materials into processing unit to produce basic tools and building tools. Can also be used to produce liquid fuel when fed H20.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:43 No.9376899
    Construct oxygen tents
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:43 No.9376903
    Drill for water, or ice more likely. Might be under polar caps too.

    Also, make solar panels for power.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:43 No.9376906
    We need digging equipment. In order to have a chance to survive any meteors showering down on our new home we will need to locate our key fascilities underground.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:43 No.9376911
    Do we have some sort of scanner to explore the place?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:43 No.9376913
    Built a hydroponic dome
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:44 No.9376923
    Can the fabrication unit make more fabrication units?
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)10:45 No.9376938
    colonist craft comes equipt with emergency oxygen tents.
    - colonist oxygen tent survival kit has 1 solar power unit

    - Tents being deployed.
    -solar unit being deployed
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:46 No.9376948
    Fabricate a hydroponic greenhouse and drill for water
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:47 No.9376957
    can we have them sample the nearby rock and test it for life, properties etc?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:49 No.9376981

    Drill for water, then establish power supply.
    >> PA Sucks !4k5lBZmyPg 04/23/10(Fri)10:49 No.9376984
    There better not be an army of dark eldar over the hill there or I will be pissed.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:51 No.9377006
    Nonono. It will be a giant lunar monster
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:51 No.9377008
    Make a communications dish and other needed equipment to connect to the Intersystemnet.

    We need to establish our porn supply.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:52 No.9377023

    **** request a giant monolith in honour of OP for createing such awesome threads and being a all round awesome guy
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:54 No.9377046
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    I guess it's time to test the mutagens, guys.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:56 No.9377067
    There better not be a fucking throian buried under the colony
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)10:58 No.9377098
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    - Oxygen Tent deployed.
    -Solar unit deployed
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)10:59 No.9377108
    oh, god, this, our men need sustenance! also, im pretty sure this is the first time anyone wouldve fapped in space, that is worth it, trust me, OP. thats RECORDBREAKING.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:00 No.9377124

    With power from the solar unit, begin searching for water.

    Meanwhile, is anyone else yet to be awakened from cryogenic confinement?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:00 No.9377132
    *****set up some scanners, widest-covering we can get
    examine the more prominent land features.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:02 No.9377146
    We need ice deposits principally.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:03 No.9377168
    Nah, just the void dragon
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:05 No.9377198
    is that a vast fossilised skeleton in a crater, I see...?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:07 No.9377213
    Database Query: fabricator material requirements?
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)11:10 No.9377253
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    - group sent out to scan local area for materials useing handheld scanners.
    - basic digging tools fabricated and stored inside main craft.
    - comunications officer sent out to locate possible position to set up small array for base coms and emergency broadcasts.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:11 No.9377264
    I say we start strip mining the surface.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:12 No.9377279
    instruct fabricator to build fabricator.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:13 No.9377290
    The fuck good will that do if we have nothing to put in them?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:15 No.9377333
    I approve of this idea. Strip mining is more effective than regular shaft mining.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)11:16 No.9377339
    Database Query: fabricator material requirements?

    Fabricator materials are composed of alloys and silicone surfaces, specs are stored with each fabrication unit to construct further fabrication units .
    resourses needed.
    -H20 liquid form
    -Element 115 - Ununpentium
    -Element 116 - Ununhexium
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:18 No.9377373
    Shaft mines work as shelters too, though. Why, hook them up with life support and VR systems and you could just plant a whole lot of people there indefinitely and call it a day.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:20 No.9377404
    We could always cover the stripmining site with a biodome, simulating hospitable atmosphere.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:24 No.9377466
    We'd have to manufacture the atmosphere, though. No way did our ship carry enough for a full settlement's biodome.Has this asteroid got ice or something on it to refine into oxygen/nitrogen?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:26 No.9377504
    ***plant a flag or other insignia and claim this planet for whomsoever we work for...
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)11:29 No.9377556
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    - local scans report high iorn content in soil around base camp.
    - long iorn beams being fabricated for construction of hydroponic greenhouse

    - construction of hydroponic greenhouse begun.

    -frozen H20 discovered by scanning team to the south of landing craft on lip of large crator.

    - small comunication array established by communications officer.

    - hydroponic greenhouse specalist being activated out of cryostasis.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:32 No.9377589
    **** begin strip mining the soil and assign a few researchers to start working on a prototype biodome
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:34 No.9377610
    yeah massive strip mineing operation with 14 colonists and no equiptment, slow down dude.thats not until way later in the game.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:35 No.9377629
    We don't have to start the actual mining, just setting up the site.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:36 No.9377634
    Frozen H2O? It's like solid air! Prepare for harvesting, and find me a source of nitrogen!
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:37 No.9377641
    ***** Start fabricating rifles. Never know when aliens and space pirates will come get you.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:37 No.9377643
    ***** request a bio engineers lab complex

    i must create a new super human and bio monsters
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:38 No.9377654
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)11:41 No.9377692
    I love these things....
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:43 No.9377715
    oh boy here we go

    Harvest some H2O, and build some mining shafts. We really want some of that delicious iron.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:44 No.9377722

    request 5 more hydroponics facilites to be built, and fabricating computers for leisure use. this will help the longterm growth of the colony.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:45 No.9377738
    If by delicious you actually mean that it's one of the worst materials to have to rely on for founding a space colony.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:48 No.9377770
    Beggars can't be choosers.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:48 No.9377779
    That's great and all, but so far it's the only thing we CAN rely on. I say it's better than nothing.
    Besides, we might find something better while digging.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:49 No.9377791
    Fair enough.
    Anyone else think USN brass is just a whole lot of faggots?
    Seems like they sent us here with just enough to plant a flag and then fabricate some coffins to bury ourselves in.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:53 No.9377854
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    - construction on hydroponic greenhouse complete. hydroponic specialist revived from cryostasis and is actively growing high yeild crop for food.

    - H20 being harvested and stored at main craft.
    -iron framework specs for additional hydroponic greenhouse structures being processed.

    - communications officer establishes stable link with sector fleet command.

    - fleet command informs you of a solar storm in your sector in three weeks time.

    - tin discovered by scanning crew to the south of craft position.

    bioengineer staff are available from fleet command. they must have adaquate facilities to work before fleet will dispatch a cryo pod.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:55 No.9377872
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:57 No.9377899
    ***** build under ground base/bunker move everything inside it have solar power mirrors on retracting floor so they can go inside during storms and shit
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)11:58 No.9377913
    A solar storm? We're fucked. We don't have anything capable of deflecting cosmic rays. We'd need heavy metal shielding or possibly an extremely strong magnetic field.

    ...begin construction of a giant magnetic field generator immediately!
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)11:59 No.9377916
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    This is USN Support A.I. Wanderer. Suggestion of long term habitation structure to the South West of the Hydroponics bay.

    Storage Warehouse is also recommended as well as Pre-Fabricated Companion ways between modules.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:02 No.9377964
    Strategies to counter solar storm:

    Temporary refuge on the other side of the asteroid for the duration of storm.

    Emergency shaft where to shelter (bit cramped)
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)12:03 No.9377968
    habitation structure to the South West of the Hydroponics bay plans are confirmed and cleared for construction.
    - companion ways beween habitation structure and additional modules cleared for construction.
    -stockpiling iron supplies.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:03 No.9377980
    Won't one of our crew be turned to steel in the great magnetic field?
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)12:04 No.9377983
    fleet advises colonist craft can be used as tempoary shelter for duration of storm.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:05 No.9377991
    Both of these rely upon the asteroid's matter being able to effectively block enough high-energy radiation to avoid our getting cancer, which may or may not be the case. We haven't fully analyzed its composition. Don't trust our lives to an unknown like that.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:06 No.9378009
    Can we fit everyone inside the space craft comfortably if people are not in cryo?

    How long will the storm last?

    Will it kill our food supply/damage our solar power array?
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)12:11 No.9378056
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    -habitation structure to the South West of the Hydroponics bay construction begun
    -additional Hydroponics bay construction begun
    -companion way construction designs implemented.

    - resourse scanning crew request additional tool manufacture and refinement.

    - storage tank design specs downloaded from fleet command to the fabrication unit.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:14 No.9378090

    Give the scanning crew the tools they need.

    Also, possibly manufacture some time of light construction vehicle (like a caterpillar) to make resource harvesting more manageable. Or if we can't do this begin a manufacturing facility.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:16 No.9378102
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)12:18 No.9378128
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    This is USN support AI Wanderer.

    Suggestion of development of long term underground support structures containing Command and Control as well as Magnetic field generator research is advisable.

    Institution of Solar Flare/ Meteor Emergency Drills advised.

    Addendum: Construction of colony solar scanners should be given medium to high priority. Fleet Command cannot always watch the skies for us.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:24 No.9378202
    Yay, new settlement!

    Hmm, for high energy radiation lead is the way to go for absorbing it. gold foil is a good way of reflecting.

    I have a feeling neither is in abundant supply around our base.

    *** Grant request for improved tool kit by scanner team.
    *** Also, perhaps construct dedicated fabricator unit apart from ship for higher quality/more complex tools and materials?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:26 No.9378220
    seconded, but I don't think we'll have the time to construct what we need before the storm. Right now I think its advisable to get basic stuff done, then hide in the ship.

    Of course I have no frame of reference for when the storm will hit, but that seems like a lot of work in less than three weeks
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:36 No.9378351
    3 weeks is plenty of time, let's focus on expanding operations.

    Get more surveyors out.

    See if we can't get an orbital scan of our surroundings.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:36 No.9378352
    *****Investigate craters as possible landing site for our colonist transport, and prepare an iron/other metal roof, to further shield against radiation.
    This should be easy with the sheer amount of iron available if we have ore in the soil.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:38 No.9378386

    Solar scanners are probably outside of our current fabrication abilities. I agree that a radiation-hardened underground bunker is a good mid-term goal. Also a dedicated water cracker so that we'll have a surplus of fuel and air for future development. We cannot rely on our clunker of a shuttle for everything.
    *** (mid-term goal) hardened (underground?) bunker used for C&C as well as our emergency shelter for any unfortunate disasters.
    *** dedicated water cracker for air and fuel.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)12:46 No.9378494
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    -habitation structure to the South West of the Hydroponics bay construction Completed
    -additional Hydroponics bay construction Completed
    -companion way designs implemented.

    - resourse scanning crew request granted.
    - specs for surveying tools downloaded from fleet command to the fabricator database.

    - new serveying tools discover large deposits of the following in the a large crator south of the main craft.
    -Element 115
    in side the a large crator south of the main craft.

    - specs for mobility craft downloaded into fabricator. estimated time of completion 2 days.

    - fleet advises if main craft has not been stripped for structural parts it is safe to withstand the mid level solar storm.

    -Additional colonists en route via stasis pod moduel. retreive them upon arrival.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:50 No.9378538
    Get everyone out of stasis. Melt down the entire ship and use it to begin building more houses, and get a stable water source going. Make a heavy bunker. Begin digging for aluminum.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:51 No.9378555
    Whoa, no! Do not dismantle the ship until we have another shielded site ready. At no point should we be without shelter from any potential radiation hazards.
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)12:52 No.9378563
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    A.I. Wanderer reporting.

    Suggested broad sweep scan of surrounding environs.

    Construction of emergency bunker.

    Institute MANDATORY Solar Flare/Meteor Shower drills, using the USN Elliot as an impromptu Rad Shielded Bunker.

    Update Emergency Drill as necessary.

    Apologies, as Colonists have inadvertently wandered into my Pict Viewer.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:53 No.9378572


    Start digging for aluminum.
    Create a bunker that can withstand storms and radiation.
    Dig for water. Go out and explore that big crater to the south.
    >> Guardswoman Scythia 04/23/10(Fri)12:53 No.9378575
    Mining structures please! A central processing and spaceport structure in the middle, for ore tugs to land and load up, and a purifier and administration quarters beneath.

    The surrounding structures need power, so I think a solar farm is needed to the east.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:54 No.9378592
    We should just stripmine. It saves us time when we don't need to dig shafts and secure them.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:56 No.9378615
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    Um... Guys.... I think we might wanna stay away from the bottom of the map.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:56 No.9378617

    Well that's good to hear. What the holding capacity for the shuttle?

    *** Have the survey team bring back a sample of the element 115. See if the science team can't discern its properties.

    Also we can use the 'moon buggy' when its complete to retrieve the new colonists should the pod go awry (as they are wont to do).
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:58 No.9378636

    Shut your whore mouth, Tim! We HAVE to check out what's in that big black crater below us.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)12:59 No.9378656
    Maybe its friendly this time.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:00 No.9378663

    Nothing on the moon is friendly.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)13:00 No.9378665
    - solar farm specs requested from fleet command.
    - large aerial map requested from fleet intelegence.

    - MISSION BRIEFING 0001.2.1
    -Additional colonists en route via stasis pod moduel. 48 hours time - Arrival confirmed
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:00 No.9378669
    Everyone in the shuttle. Take off.

    Glass the planet.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:02 No.9378687
    Quick, somebody call for some SPESS MAHRINES
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:03 No.9378710
    Get specs for drill/excavation equipment. We need to start strip mining and making bunkers instead of all this fragile surface crap; before even bringing radiation into it we've got no protection from meteorites out here. Need to move underground as fast as possible.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:04 No.9378719
    I'd be happy with SPESS CUTEBOLDS
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:04 No.9378723

    You guys are way too damn paranoid. We'd have never gotten off our home planet if our ancestors were as pussified as you all are.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:05 No.9378729
    In all seriousness, we won't have to deal with that kind of stuff until late endgame. Hopefully.

    In the meantime let's greet the incoming colonists and prepare for the oncoming storm.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:10 No.9378790
    I agree that we probably won't have to deal with anything dongtacular just yet, but I'd feel better if the colonists at least had some guns and knives for self defense, in the event of Space Pirates, or someone finding a nest full of facehuggers.
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)13:13 No.9378832

    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:14 No.9378844

    I'm pretty sure those come standard in our Hostile Environment Living Provisions. As well as the training on how to use them.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)13:17 No.9378876
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    - mobility craft fabrication complete and fully fuelled.
    -survey team collects samples additional samples of surrounding area.
    - survey team requested use of mobility craft granted.
    - large aerial map request from fleet intelegence. Granted, local fleet intellegence vessel tasked with assignment.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:18 No.9378884

    Yes, basic colony defense is good, but sustenance and shelter come first. Especially on this airless wasteland.

    *** Oh, OP, I take it that this is some kind of mining colony right? Do we know who our benefactor(s) is? Or are we independents? Its not really important to know, just a little world building thought.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:22 No.9378914
    Oh. Fair enough. In any case, we should probably get some more substantial manufacturing and refining facilities up at some point in the near future.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:22 No.9378918
    How long 'till the storm hits?

    Continue exploration of that southern crater.
    Begin stripmining aluminum on the eastern part of the area.
    Begin constructing houses.
    Begin constructing anti-radiation, anti-storm bunker.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:22 No.9378925
    The tiny hidden xenomorph is a nice touch.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)13:22 No.9378929
    - identity colonist tags for coms traffic is prefferred.

    (fill in the name field with eg, :Geo Specialist P.Sheapard) before each action.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:23 No.9378941

    Alright, let's get digging! Get some shafts tunnel networks in place, then excavate some nice chambers. Filter everything we dig out for minerals and shit, while we wall up the chambers and turn them into warehouses/bunkers/CIC centers/whatever the damn hell we can think of.
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)13:24 No.9378944
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    I am the USN Support AI, named Wanderer. I suggest expansion of living quarters to accommodate new and arriving colonists.

    Plotting of a medical bay as well as research into radiation shielding for current structures.

    Fabrication of additional High Mobility craft and Trailer cars to help facilitate transportation.

    Prepare HMC drivers for the arrival of colonists.

    I apologize for the cluttered nature of my Pict as construction is now obscuring the background.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:24 No.9378952

    Don't waste time with shaftmining. Just stripmine. Dig out a large area of the east and collect any ore / useful materials.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:26 No.9378970

    The idea is that we're digging mainly to get some underground space. The minerals are secondary, we already have plenty of those.

    You DO want an underground bunker when that storm hits, right?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:28 No.9378994
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    Garrus? Is that you?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:28 No.9378996
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    Also, look at that picture.

    This moon is evil ;_;
    >> Engineer Williams Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:28 No.9379000

    Of course sir. Sorry for the breach in Protocol. Just having a friendly debate with the security officer. I think he's been watching too many of those old SciFi/Horror holos again.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:28 No.9379010
    Are you sure we have time to properly dig shafts AND secure them before the storm hits?

    A shelter that falls on our heads is not a shelter at all.

    I say we stripmine and build bunkers to hole up in when the storm hits.
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)13:32 No.9379055
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    This is Shepard, Reporting for duty.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:33 No.9379063

    Sure we do, we've got more than two weeks and some damn fine technology if I do say so myself.

    Are you saying our engineers aren't up to the task?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:34 No.9379077
    That's exactly what i am saying. We are all fresh graduates, after all.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:34 No.9379078


    Shafts aren't exactly quick to build. But in the long term, it'll probably be better.

    - Let's make some mine shafts to the East and stop wasting time arguing. Harness any and all even remotely useful resources. Primary resource should be aluminum.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)13:35 No.9379096
    ( back in less than 45 mins with major update, keep the actions coming in, ideas for devlopment and spec requests to send to fleet.)
    >> Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)13:36 No.9379118

    Of course we are up to it!

    ***That said, we need to have the geo team send down some feelers to test the composition of the earth. Wouldn't do us any good if its all moon sand for the next hundred yards down.
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)13:42 No.9379192

    Fair enough compromise, I suppose.

    We're gonna want a better comms array up once the storm subsides, that way we can interface directly with fleet satellites for more and better intel.
    >> Listguy !D1umCqAtRk 04/23/10(Fri)13:42 No.9379195
    Electronics specialist Lister reporting in.
    (btw does anyone have Village 4 .gif? i didnt see it get posted)
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)13:44 No.9379222
    I still think shaftmining isn't wise. Any seismic activity at all, and we can say goodbye to everything we build underground.
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)13:44 No.9379224

    This is AI Wanderer.

    I believe this is what you are looking for Electronics Specialist Lister?
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)13:45 No.9379240
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    Don't worry, we're on it. The probes should be ready any minute now. Hopefully we can find something useful on this rock.
    >> Listguy !D1umCqAtRk 04/23/10(Fri)13:47 No.9379259
    Current list

    **** Get Geo Team to test the soil to see whats underneath us (solid or soft? and how far down)

    **** Get the Fabrication unit to produce us some tools for mining the aluminum. (looking to use the Aluminum for mineshaft walls or supports in the near future)
    >> Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)13:47 No.9379264

    I suggest we see if our important electronics and hardware (such as the comms array and oxygen tent) and are radiation-hardened as well.

    Don't want to survive the storm only to find our colony to be shorted out hunks of metal with no way of contacting the fleet. That be a terrible way to go.
    >> Listguy !D1umCqAtRk 04/23/10(Fri)13:50 No.9379308
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    Meant like this one, but for episode 4
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)13:51 No.9379312

    Good point. I'll have to check back with HQ on that. It'd help if someone checked the database first though, maybe the info is already there. Then I wouldn't have to make an unnecessary call.
    >> Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)13:53 No.9379338
    Last I heard, the guy doing those was having a hard time because of the weird sizes of the pics. Don't rightly know if he completed it or not.
    >> Electrical Engineer Tycho 04/23/10(Fri)13:53 No.9379351
    Well, s'long as we keep whatever fragile electronics we have back in the pod they're safe, I can't find any hardware specifications anywhere 'round here though. Dag nabbit!
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)13:55 No.9379377
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    I do believe this was what was made before the end..._
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)14:03 No.9379536
    it's not full

    Someone make a full one
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)14:03 No.9379537
    not complete... gimme a moment and I'll try and put a complete one together.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)14:18 No.9379786
    Nothing more to add to the list?

    Whats the plan after we've figured out what the soil's like and what electronics we're gonna need to cover?
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)14:20 No.9379828

    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)14:20 No.9379833

    Request - Begin construction Spaceship landing pad to the east.

    Request - Begin construction of mining shaft down dark crater where ore was discovered.

    Request to Fleet Command - Request fission power plant.
    >> Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)14:20 No.9379835
    I know it's not my rank or stature to do so, but we're short on hands at the moment. I've run a basic inquery of the local populous, for bookkeeping (This is for those who have posted at least twice under a name):

    - McCallahan, Fleet Liaison (Comms Officer)
    - Lister, Electronics Specialist
    - Williams, Field Engineer
    - P. Shepard, Geological Team Specialist
    - Tycho, Electrical Engineer
    - Wanderer, Local Support AI Construct (He doesn't really count to our population but he's there for completion.)
    - [ERROR], Hydrophonic Specialist
    - [3RR0R], ?@AS#JKD"":!

    It is incomplete and I seem to have have some corrupted data in there as well. A better one will be made later when I have the time and have spoken to all the colonists.
    >> Young Upstart Kevin !!kyE2TOxpUr6 04/23/10(Fri)14:22 No.9379879
    ***** I'd like to request we get to work on buildin' some actual mines! Also a spaceport. We're going to have alotta ships coming in, surely!
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)14:25 No.9379924

    A few problems I can already see with that is we'd need to supply our own radioisotopes, I'm not even sure if we have a certified nuclear engineer on hand, and we already have H2O to facilitate fusion anyway.

    But yes, let's get that mineshaft and docking pad underway.
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)14:27 No.9379964
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    I appreciate the inclusion into the Crew Roster. Though nominally I am listed as Equippment under the rules and regulations of the USN security council.

    ... perhaps I should move my pict view, as construction behind me continues....
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)14:31 No.9380064
    Shepard here, reporting back from lunch break. Awaiting probe launch.
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)14:36 No.9380175
    Ah, yes that reminds me, once we ascertain what kind of rock we're dealing with, we'll need dedicated digging and construction equipment for the mine shaft as well as for the expansion of our base (ie. small landing port).

    *** Putting in a request for heavy duty digging and construction equipment from the fleet. (Either shipped with the next wave of colonists or direct schematics when applicable.)
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)14:37 No.9380204
    when can i have my bio labs?i want to create a mutagen that will terraform this planet into something great!
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)14:39 No.9380261
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    Doctor, this is the AI Wanderer... unable to verify visual matching to your profile.

    Query: Is this you?
    >> Young Upstart Kevin !!kyE2TOxpUr6 04/23/10(Fri)14:40 No.9380279
    We should also start a factory. A warehouse, with a row of multiple fabricators so we can pump out alotta stuff.

    Aso requesting that all of our companionway's? Have slots to allow for automated machines to move through quickly.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)14:41 No.9380295
    maybe.... >_>

    why whats it to you!?
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)14:43 No.9380336

    Aight, I'll get a request chit in for digging apparatus, fusion plant schematics and info on whether or not out comm array is radiation-shielded. Gonna take a while, the line's busy. Damn commodore with his addiction to phonesex...


    Easy there, doc, we don't want to awaken a sleeping giant. Not till we've tied it down properly.

    Bah, I'll leave the metaphors to someone else.
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)14:43 No.9380338
    Go complain to accounting. I requested a vending spectrumizer so we wouldn't have to survive on these horrible rations, and I still haven't got it.
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)14:44 No.9380353

    Ah, doctor, I was wondering when they'd come around to thawing you out. Unfortunately, we do not have any dedicated biolab pods up at the moment (Not that we'd let you in there, you crazy bastard...).

    For now you can assist the Hydroponics specialist in tending the plants. (Where the devil is he anyway. I still don't have his name.)
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)14:47 No.9380406
    I'm sick and tired of putting my suit on each time I go to play solitaire on the main ship computer from my habitation zone. Why don't we have an airtight corridor there yet?
    >> Doctor Salazar !!kyE2TOxpUr6 04/23/10(Fri)14:47 No.9380408
    Walks out mumbling something to himself. Dressed in an apron with dirt stains across it and his hands covered in filth while carrying a small potted plant in one hand and a spray bottle in the other. Looks up and adjusts his glasses, leaving a smear of filth over his nose. "What? Oh. Yes. Doctor Salazar here, Hydroponics specialist.
    ******You do realize we should set up a waste treatment facility for our biomatter, hopefully next door to the hydroponics so I can utilize the solids.

    Anyways. I must be off! Back to my farming equipment!" Wanders off and gives his plant a spritz of water.
    >> Aerial Engineer Brown 04/23/10(Fri)14:51 No.9380480
    Reporting in.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)14:52 No.9380517
    Current list 1.2

    **** Get Geo Team to test the soil to see whats underneath us (solid or soft? and how far down)

    **** Get the Fabrication unit to produce us some tools for mining the aluminum. (looking to use the Aluminum for mineshaft walls or supports in the near future)

    **** Putting in a request for heavy duty digging and construction equipment from the fleet. (Either shipped with the next wave of colonists or direct schematics when applicable.)

    **** Construct / clear a landing area for shuttles.

    **** Ask fleetcom weather or not the communication array is radiation shielded, or for that matter what is/isnt of the tech we brought with us.

    **** Ask Feetcom for second fabrication machine.

    **** Some of the settlers are asking for more varied foodstuffs applying to get some sent down

    **** Might want to make sure we dont end up overflowing in shit.
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)14:53 No.9380529

    We're going to want that radiation-shielded too. Radioactive fertilizer leads to screwed up food chain. Come to think of it, why don't we have everything come standard with radiation shielding? It'd simplify things, to say the least.

    Request chit:
    Heavy digging equipment
    Fusion plant schematics
    Maybe a few mineral shipments to jumpstart operations
    Vending spectrumizer
    Bio-lab schematics (low priority)
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)14:53 No.9380532
    Where's the robotics engineer, anyway? Do you boys think we should keep walking around and doing all the stuff ourselves? What's that, twenty first century for you, where you had unlimited Earth's oxygen to burn working?
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)14:53 No.9380533

    Oh, there you are, Doctor Salazar! If you don't mind please show 'Herr Docter' around the hab space and see if you can't find something for him to do.

    Oh and Kevin, Dorkins, what are your jobs anyway? I can't find them on this stupid report chit they gave me.
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)14:56 No.9380566

    (mumbles to self) maybe i could breed a man eating plant and leave it his office...
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)14:57 No.9380586
    Oh that's easy enough. Lead glass for windows, some decent metal shielding in the walls and roofs - and there you go; even without the plastics.
    >> Young Upstart Kevin !!kyE2TOxpUr6 04/23/10(Fri)14:57 No.9380595
    Well. They told me I was going to see the universe, make some money, and go back to Earth wealthy and wise.

    But according to the paperwork I have... "Untrained Worker". Guess I should have completed High school, huh?
    >> Doctor Salazar !!kyE2TOxpUr6 04/23/10(Fri)14:59 No.9380632
    Looks up from his tray of dirt, arms elbow deep in it. A worm is probing at his upper arm as though trying to get inside. "What? Show someone around? I have too much work to do. If he wants to help, he can help me sort out these worms!"
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)14:59 No.9380639
    Oh, they just kinda stuffed me onto the ship, they did. I don't have a degree or anything, used to be a mechanic back home. So I kinda go here and there, distracting people with my insights.
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)15:00 No.9380658

    I'm no structural engineer, but it sounds solid enough. Take, err, Kevin and see to it. I have no idea what role you actually play here, so I'll assume you have the necessary technical skills to get the job done.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)15:01 No.9380687
    In the most gloomy voice you've ever heard: "Yes sir".
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)15:02 No.9380703
    hmm... mutant worms.... if i could alter the groweth hormones... *cackles to self*
    >> Young Upstart Kevin !!kyE2TOxpUr6 04/23/10(Fri)15:03 No.9380719
    Damnit. This isn't what I signed up for! Give me a gun, i'll stand guard or something.
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)15:08 No.9380825
    For bookkeeping (This is for those who have posted under a name):

    - McCallahan, Fleet Liaison (Comms Officer)
    - Lister, Electronics Specialist
    - Williams, Field Engineer
    - P. Shepard, Geological Team Specialist
    - Tycho, Electrical Engineer
    - 'the Docter', Biological Sciences Expert (Why did we agree to take this guy again?)
    - Brown, Areospace Engineer
    - Wanderer, Local Support AI Construct (He doesn't really count to our population but...)
    - Kevin, General Specialist
    - Dorkins, Mechanic/ Pre-Fab worker
    - Doctor Salazar, Hydrophonic Specialist
    - Wanderer, Local Support AI Construct
    - [ERROR], ?@AS#JKD"":!


    Stupid error still won't go away. (3 more slots for those counting)
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)15:08 No.9380833
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    Current list of Class I equipment available:
    4 Type 5 Construction Bolt Fastener.
    3 Amp9 High Frequency Welder

    Command Authorization Level Alpha required for access Crewmen Kevin.

    Your Current Authorization Level is insufficient.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)15:09 No.9380851
    Shut up and hold this lead sheet firmly against the wall while I weld it. Make sure the gap between this one and the previous is no more than 0.5 mm.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)15:10 No.9380877
    Reporting for duty!
    >> Young Upstart Kevin !!kyE2TOxpUr6 04/23/10(Fri)15:11 No.9380896
    What?! No gun! Fine...

    *Grumbles and holds the leadsheet against the wall* So Dorkin's, tell me about yourself. Have you alway's been such an ugly son of a bitch?
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)15:12 No.9380916
    Hey guys! what'cha doing?
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)15:14 No.9380955
    Nope, smatypants, I was the most beautiful little prince ever until the g-loads made me what you see before yourself. You?
    *welds the lead sheet to the wall, proceeds to hand Kevin the next one*
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)15:17 No.9381004
    We're shielding this mutha against the upcoming solar storm, what are you, blind, buddy? Don't have anything to do, wandering around like this? Go grab the level gauge, this here Kevin sure has his arms growing backwards.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)15:17 No.9381007
    well this is a pleasant suprise, havnt seen so much improv RP since the grandpa dreadnought days
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)15:18 No.9381015
    I guess I'll just go on patrol.
    >> Young Upstart Kevin !!kyE2TOxpUr6 04/23/10(Fri)15:20 No.9381057
    You're a Faggot, Dorkin's. *Adjusts the sheet and holds it in place much better* Arms on backwards. Right. Who Do I look like, One of the Doc's wierd ass creations?
    >> Doctor Salazar !!kyE2TOxpUr6 04/23/10(Fri)15:21 No.9381076
    "I say. Would you boy's mind being quiet? You haven't shut up since you started working and are being quite distracting!"
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)15:21 No.9381081

    With the OP out to lunch (I suppose), he let us play around a little so we aren't at each others like in Stratedgy 4 part 2.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)15:21 No.9381086
    Did the old quests got archived?
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)15:22 No.9381105
    You sure talk too much for one'o them, so no, guess not.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)15:24 No.9381138
    Sure enough, on suptg, "Village Building RPG".
    The last one, 4.4, was archived under a weird-ass name after 4.3, so it's still there.
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)15:24 No.9381160
    Er, at each others throats I mean.

    Yeah, look through Sup/tg/. It should be under 'Village Drawing RPG' 1 - 4. The last bit is named 'dvf fdsv svfd' though.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)15:25 No.9381172
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    Ok, so moment was an understatement.
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)15:25 No.9381173
    yes do be quiet, unless you want to be my next test subject? and i should also mention i'm also in charge of the medic hab

    *rubs hands together with a sinister look in te eyes*
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)15:26 No.9381197
    *sigh* Dirt on earth, space dirt on this rock... Man, oh man. I sure made a dandy career choice. This has to be the most boring job ever! At least Doc Salazar gets to watch grass "grow", me, I'm stuck looking at dirt 24/7.
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)15:27 No.9381211


    Tonight's entertainment: The Classic Earth Film Kick Ass, has been postponed one hour due to projection difficulties.

    Dinner today will constitute of reconstituted Filet of Sole with a Soy Protein cake and Powdered Milk supplement.

    Any Video Capture messages to be sent to the Daily Burst transmission to Fleet Com must be sent within the next 4 hour work cycle to ensure delivery.

    USN AI Wanderer signing off, wishing you a productive day.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)15:28 No.9381234
    Hey doc, I heard the standard fleet ethanol normative for a medical hub is twelve liters per day. Do you use everything of that up, or can I have some for cleaning purposes?
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)15:29 No.9381246
    Memo to self: submit a personal request chit for reassignment back on the fleet. It's so damned boring down here, what with the recreation hall being a low priority for fabrication.

    Hey, Williams. Wanna try playing tennis in a low-gravity vacuum environment? I'll go easy on you.
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)15:29 No.9381254
    **** do we have a medic hab yet? we should have a medic hab, after all... we don't want anyone getting "hurt" do we >:3
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)15:30 No.9381268
    HEY DOC WHAT'S UP?! HA HA! I kill me.
    Didja hear? Filet o' Sole tonight! Not to shabby.

    So...what's with the worms?
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)15:31 No.9381299
    medic supplies are for medical use only, if you want your moonshine you are gonna have to order it from fleet command
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)15:33 No.9381330
    Well, realistically, both the base ship and the habitation module should have at least some medical bay facilities - if only to cure the usual muscle pulls, scratches and that.
    >> Listguy !D1umCqAtRk 04/23/10(Fri)15:34 No.9381342
    *lister walks, well, space bounces over to Engineer Williams*
    Does this look alright?
    *hands her the updated list of things to order from fleetcom*
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)15:34 No.9381345
    Oh come on doc, there's no way one man could be drinking all that. What are you, a russkie spy?
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)15:35 No.9381363
    yes very funny... almost as funny as have your liver removed and replaced by a home made remote controlled explosive device....

    and for the worms, the ones Doctor Salazar has are for his little garden but these little babies *holds up a test tube with worms inside it* are for something special i have planned for a later date *cruel grin*
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)15:35 No.9381364

    God, if its to break the monotony, I'd take a walk outside the hab my civi jumpers. Sure I'll take you up on that. So are doing English rules or Martian?


    And no Docter, we don't have a damn-

    Huh you know that's not a bad idea. A dedicated med pod should be on the list for future expansions.
    >> Doctor Salazar !!kyE2TOxpUr6 04/23/10(Fri)15:36 No.9381379
    "The worms?" Looks down at his tub of worms. Frowns. "Well. I use them to break down waste matter and mix it with the 'dirt' taken from outside the hab. That asteroid dirt isn't exactly 'rich' in nutrients! Why else would I ask for the waste processing plant to be next door to my hydroponics lab? Hydroponics is all well and good for now... but eventually I want to start growing some tree's!"
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)15:38 No.9381404

    Good god, I can't even remember which is which any more. Whichever variant doesn't involve electrified rackets.


    I hope for my sanity's sake the next batch of colonists have a sense of humor.
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)15:39 No.9381420
    if you must know my farther was russian my mother british

    and no i don't drink the medical supplies, why? because THEY ARE GOD DAMNED MEDICAL SUPPLIES!

    we made need them if shit hits the fan
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)15:39 No.9381423
    <--- Is a guy. (No worries though. Last name is ambiguous. Also suits are real bulky and I haven't taken off my helmet since we got here.)
    Thanks, Lister. I'll take a look at it after my break. *Heads into hab zone*
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)15:42 No.9381461
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)15:42 No.9381467
    Oh, I see now, _comrade_. Had your duty sense chip implanted early in life, judging by the degree of integration, huh?
    Well, I better go report suspicious activity to our security officer, then.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)15:43 No.9381477
    .....So...wait...hold on. If Doctor S. has the garden worms, then does that mean those are of a parasitic nature? Cause I might have to point out to you that in paragraph 37-C dash 2257, that bringing any kind of Alien life (no matter how big or small) into a base without a proper and designated research center is a breach of protocal.

    I'm going to need you to convince me these things are secure and the colonists are safe.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)15:45 No.9381531
    Well that sounds like a good project, but make sure those things don't get all over the place.
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)15:47 No.9381554
    just for that.. i'm going to make an appointment for you to see about that brain tumor you got there, only known cure is a full lobotomy... and guess who doing the operation? *grins*
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)15:49 No.9381607

    Martian it is.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)15:52 No.9381681
    yeah whatever Doc, just make sure you keep those things contained, I don't want Mutant Brain Worms running around.

    And you really need to work on not being creepy.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)15:53 No.9381705
    -Resumes Patrol and leaves Lab.
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)15:53 No.9381706

    Alright, I'll set up the net. Meet you outside the hab.


    And don't you have some radiation-shielding to install? Accusing people of communism, deranged as they may be, won't save us from genital-frying cosmic rays.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)15:54 No.9381731
    Pulls a small half-covered plastic box out of a pocket: "Smile once more for the camera, comrade, I've been recording you".
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)15:55 No.9381754
    Did the last tech-village get archived?
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)15:55 No.9381759
    >Mutant Brain Worms

    ooh! now theres an idea!
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)15:58 No.9381805
    Read the damn thread.
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)16:00 No.9381834

    Yep. Everyone died, except for 9 lucky souls on the airship. They fled eastward where they swore to avenge those lost to the Beast, or just try to survive. Forgot which, doesn't matter.

    its under 'dvf fdsv svfd' in Sup/tg/
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)16:00 No.9381841
    *pulls out small recording device*
    note to self: put mind worms in Dorkins hab unit, if anyone asks he had space madness
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:02 No.9381890
    I thought I had but I must've missed it.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)16:02 No.9381891
    My meta gaming senses are tingling.
    However I left the lab so I guess I'll go talk to the Fleet Liaison.
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)16:03 No.9381908
    Hope Fleet Command (OP) comes back soon before the base turns into a 'real-life' game of Paranoia.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:05 No.9381946
    "Fine, comrade, this is not the last time you're hearing about me".

    Proceeds to install radprotection, making sure to weld a layer of plates over the doors to the med hub, since it's "erroneously missing" on his facility map.
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)16:05 No.9381947

    [Hope OP gets back before I go to sleep, it's fricking 4AM already]
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)16:08 No.9381990
    Looks like I might be gone for an hour or so so here's the roleplay list for those who want to know.

    For bookkeeping (This is for those who have posted under a name):

    - McCallahan, Fleet Liaison (Comms Officer)

    - Lister, Electronics Specialist
    - Williams, Field Engineer
    - P. Shepard, Geological Team Specialist
    - Tycho, Electrical Engineer
    - 'Comrade' Docter, Biological Sciences Expert/Medic *
    - Brown, Areospace Engineer
    - Wanderer, Local Support AI Construct ^
    - Kevin, General Specialist
    - Dorkins, Mechanic
    - Doctor Salazar, Hydrophonic Specialist
    - Wanderer, Local Support AI Construct
    - Reeds, Security Officer
    - [ERROR], ?@AS#JKD"":!


    Stupid error still won't go away. (2 more slots for those counting)
    Personal notes:
    ^ Does not count towards total crew size.
    * Keep an eye on this one. I don't like him...
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)16:09 No.9382011
    Don't we have a software technician that can take care of that?
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)16:09 No.9382021
    OOC: i was talking to dorkins unless you ARE him, then i was not metagameing :P

    and where the fuck is OP anyway?
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)16:11 No.9382056

    I think hes working on expanding our game space.

    Might take him awhile.
    >> Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)16:11 No.9382062

    Sadly no, or if we do, we haven't thawed him yet. So I'm pulling double duty for now. (Not that I mind. It keeps the OCD occupied.)
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:11 No.9382063
    China? Malaysia?
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)16:13 No.9382089
    I'm not Dorkins, I just know this might come up later.
    Is Joke. Don't worry, If I leave an area and you say something that will pose a security risk or breach, I won't act on it or go "STOP RIGHT THERE CRIMINAL SCUM"
    >> Fleet Liaison McCallahan 04/23/10(Fri)16:13 No.9382105

    [Malaysia. At any rate, I'm gonna head to sleep now. Hope the quest is still up in the morning.]
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:14 No.9382113
    Having a recording device on you at all times is metagaming, chum.
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)16:20 No.9382225
    and what about dorkins with his camera recording/filming me?

    besides i'm a mad docter, i need a recording device to catch those inspireing thoughts that pop up now and again
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)16:20 No.9382236
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    -Heavy digging equipment specks approved and complete.
    -Fusion plant schematics specks received, building up additional power to manufacture components,++++ recomended solar farm completion.

    - Vending spectrumizer specks received pending fabrication.
    - Bio-lab schematics ++++ under fleet consideration. queery submitted officialy to Biocorp facility.

    -hardened shelter under construction.
    -additional living quarters approved through chain of command.
    - bio pods of 9 additional colonists arrived- 0400 local base time.
    - solar mechanic amoungst new arrivals.

    - drilling platform in postion above large alluminium + h20 deposits.

    - storage facility under construction
    >> Brown 04/23/10(Fri)16:21 No.9382244
    Sorry guys, I'm out. Is getting late here.
    Make sure the thread is archived for future reading pleasure
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)16:21 No.9382245
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)16:21 No.9382252
    Field Engineer Williams awarded minor promotion.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:22 No.9382266
    You've obviously never tried to force someone into abuse of office or given a bribe, have you? It pays to be prepared for things going funny.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)16:23 No.9382290

    ****What equipment does a security officer have?

    ----Will go out and retreive new arrivals and give them the tour and security rules.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:25 No.9382312

    Let's venture to the rim of that southern crater, look down and see if there's anything inside visible from the naked eye. Set up walkways around it for exploration purposes, maybe we can find some minerals down there.

    Begin drilling with the new platform.

    Begin strip mining to the east, just beyond that crater.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)16:25 No.9382315
    -tempoary landing pad complete
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)16:26 No.9382332

    Woo! Pay Raise!


    Glad to see you back, Sir.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:26 No.9382335
    I'd suggest starting production of some autonomous drones, for collecting minerals automatically and freeing up the work force for more important tasks
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)16:27 No.9382370
    Newbies, huh.
    Hey, Kevin, take a guess who's salvaging those landing pods for materials.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:28 No.9382385
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    Hey guys, I found this object buried underground. It is 1 by 4 by 9 feet, black and completely smooth.

    what do?
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)16:29 No.9382401
    Nah, don't you see - the eggheads are just fine with us simple boys doing all the work. Oxygen burned means nothing to them, phew.
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)16:29 No.9382413


    The Promotion Ceremony for Field Engineer Williams will occur at 1600 hours.

    Drinks from commands personal stores will be served to those not on shift.

    Of note, please welcome the new arrivals.

    The officer that has purloined the Doctor's Attache case, please return immediately.


    Official Report USN AI Wanderer ver. 1.2b

    - Population requires additional leisure space.
    - Medical / Bio research wing requested.
    - Security wing theorized to help bring order over the long run.

    Query: Days until Solar Storm reaches peak high?
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)16:29 No.9382417

    Leave it, doesn't look like anything we can salvage. We may need to move it when we expand the colony. :P
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)16:30 No.9382426
    -Going on patrol.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:30 No.9382430
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:32 No.9382466
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    Is it full of stars?
    >> HAL 9000 04/23/10(Fri)16:32 No.9382469

    I still have the utmost confidence in the mission but I think this object requires further investigation.
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)16:34 No.9382505
    HAL mind
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:35 No.9382519
    Add to the list some kind of basic drone-producing facility.
    >> Technician Winkel-Schmidt 04/23/10(Fri)16:35 No.9382527
    Oh, so that's the kind of colony they've dropped us on. I thought they sent me so that I could help with mechanisation, but I guess leaving porn on the command holo-screen probably had more to do with the posting than I thought...
    >> The_Docter 04/23/10(Fri)16:36 No.9382534
    well i'm off to bed you guys, its 2:00 in the morning, make sure thread is archived


    G'night all
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:37 No.9382547
    Seconding this whole post except the time.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:38 No.9382572
    Where do you live? Russia?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:39 No.9382593
    Is this thread still going?
    If it is, could someone sum it up for me.
    CBA to read the entire thread just to see the game died on me.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)16:40 No.9382599
    Jump-walks to the pods: "Oh take a look-see here, nice retro-engines on those babies".
    Radios: "Williams, chief, shan't we get a sat or two in orbit to watch around, take rad measurements and that? Have engines for that and shit, just give me a word".
    >> Technician Winkel-Schmidt 04/23/10(Fri)16:43 No.9382655
    Want some help? I could write a basic cartography program, It'll come back with a nice map, pre-annotated for promising locations
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)16:43 No.9382667
    Hell we just got the landing pad up so why not. Get the new Techy, Winkel, and Areospace Engineer Brown to help you knock one together.
    >> Technician Winkel-Schmidt 04/23/10(Fri)16:45 No.9382708
    Aye sir. Just give me some console time and a fabber voucher
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:47 No.9382739
    --resuming patrol.
    --Shall whistle a rather decent tune.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)16:48 No.9382757
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    - new colonists arrive are greeted by mechanic Dorkins. Then taken via buggy to the main living quarters.
    - storage facility constructed and in use.
    - mining operation going smoothly
    -hardened shelter construction completed.

    Solar storm ETA 19 hours
    hardened shelter can house 24 colonists
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)16:50 No.9382787
    Attention Please:

    By order of Fleet Command, placing under garments atop cryo-stored colonists is now a punishable offense.

    Punishments include half rations, and a decrease of annual pay.

    This is USN AI Wanderer wishing you all a productive day.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)16:54 No.9382847
    Retreat all personnel into the bunker until the storm has subsided.
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)16:54 No.9382858

    Attention Priority Vermillion Message Follows:

    Solar storm will reach Peak Radiation levels in 18 Hours 59 Minutes. Please finish all work and be in your designated shelters before then.

    Addendum: To the graffiti artist who posted 'Abandon Hope All Ye Who Enter Here' atop the Primary Habitation area, please report to Security.
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)16:56 No.9382894
    Just enough for everyone. Anyway I gotta go for a bit. Be back in an hour or so. Here's the roster so far. (Hope formatting works. looked alright in notepad.)
    For bookkeeping (This is for those who have posted under a name):

    - McCallahan, Fleet Liaison (Comms Officer) <*Off-Duty*>
    - Lister, Electronics Specialist <*Updating Records*>
    - Williams, HEAD Field Engineer <*Attend Party*>
    - P. Shepard, Geological Team Specialist <*Digging*>
    - Tycho, Electrical Engineer <*No Job*>
    - 'Comrade' Docter, Biological Sciences Expert * <*Off-Duty*>
    - Brown, Areospace Engineer <*Constructing Satallite*>
    - Wanderer, Local Support AI Construct ^ <*Conduct Meeting*>
    - Kevin, Local Smartass (General Specialist) <*Hauling*>
    - Dorkins, Mechanic <Returning With Owned Item*>
    - Doctor Salazar, Hydrophonic Specialist <*Planting Crops*>
    - Reeds, Security Officer <*Patroling*>
    - Winkel-Schmidt, Technician <*Gathering Parts*>
    - [NAME NOT FOUND], Energy Systems Mechanic <No Job*>

    - [ERROR] List error, please see a technician for more info.
    - [ERROR], ?@AS#JKD"":!

    (11 more slots for those counting)
    Personal notes:
    ^ Does not count towards total crew size.
    * Keep an eye on this one. I don't like him...
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)16:56 No.9382904
    Dorkins is seen raising his head from something he's ripping apart with a huge hydraulic cutter: "So, who of you bright heads decided we don't need an airtight passage to the shelter from the habitation zones? Enjoying putting your suits on in a hurry, 10 seconds to the radiation blast, huh?"
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)16:58 No.9382924
    I thought I greeted them......Aw whatever.

    ********I submit a request to the fleet and colonists for the construction of a dome to surround the colony, allowing us to make an air bubble. This will increase space for the science team to conduct experiments, possible even grow vegitaion, and would allow less time in suits.

    -Security Officer Reeds.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:03 No.9383017
    Is there a new thread I should be worrying about?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)17:03 No.9383026
    Strange noise. All monitors go black then a blinking rectangle appears.

    "We all wish you a merry Sunblast Day."
    The rectangle jumps to the next row.
    "Rest in peace."
    A countdown appears showing the time to the solar storm.

    The sign of the Thir MultiCorp. is shown after this on all monitors.
    All systems down, expect life support.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)17:03 No.9383032
    Whaddya hafta wake me up for? A satellite? Fine, fine, I'll get to work on the communication, scanner and control sub-systems. Could use one of them computer-whizzes to cook up the software in the meantime. And if he hasn't done it already, get that damned geo-"engineer" to find us some damn water to fabricate into fuel.
    >> Technician Winkel-Schmidt 04/23/10(Fri)17:06 No.9383065
    Well, anyone for a game of cards while we're in lock down? I'll wager an hour of rec time
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)17:07 No.9383093
    Never mind nother false alarm.

    Sir, if you don't mind. Your name and occupation? I need to complete a majority of this list before the next cycle otherwise HQ might bump me down again.
    >> GERTY 04/23/10(Fri)17:07 No.9383101
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    An underground tunnel would be best. At least six feet of lunar soil is enough to block a solar flare. Alternatively, three feet of H20.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:07 No.9383107
    Know how to play Old Swiss Fish?
    >> Electrical Engineer Tycho 04/23/10(Fri)17:09 No.9383134
    (That was me).

    We're in lockdown? Man, what happened while I was asleep?
    Bah, I'm up for a game of cards in that case.
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)17:10 No.9383173
    I know Skillian Five. Although, I am kinda rusty at it...
    Mind going easy on me?
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:11 No.9383191
    Solar Storm, I sent a request out to the Fleet to build a Dome around the colony. Y'know, to protect the base from these storms and small meteorites and the like. And Maybe even get Dr. S to start growing some plants around here.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:12 No.9383215
    Sure, it's been a while for me too. Don't know how good I am though.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)17:14 No.9383268
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    >> Electrical Engineer Tycho 04/23/10(Fri)17:15 No.9383272
    Has that geo-"engineer" made himself useful and started digging yet? I assume we're only digging for water and minerals, since we already have perfectly useful habitations above ground.

    Oh no, I've heard that one before sonny. Tycho may be getting old, but he aint that old yet!
    >> Technician Winkel-Schmidt 04/23/10(Fri)17:15 No.9383276
    No, but I'm a quick learner
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)17:15 No.9383277
    But yeah, evac the colonists into the hardened bunker and put the colony into mandatory lock down about an hour before the storm comes. I want to make sure everyone is accounted for. Also the AI should temporarily shut down during that time to prevent any damage to its systems.
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)17:16 No.9383298
    Oh sweet jesus that's cool.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:17 No.9383317

    ***Playing some Skillian Five during the Storm.
    >> Electrical Engineer Tycho 04/23/10(Fri)17:17 No.9383333
    What? The fleet already have satellites in orbit! Then why in the seven hells are there standing orders to construct one?
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)17:19 No.9383361
    Hah, thanks for using my data there OP. I had some fun doing that, although a little Dwarf Fort (and my own personal bias) found its way into the official report.
    >> Alan Gary, Energy Systems Mechanic 04/23/10(Fri)17:20 No.9383384
    I've been dabbling with the plans on refining silicone and making photovoltaic panels to ensure the colony's need for electricity is met.
    All I need is a permit and a lab space.
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)17:21 No.9383396
    AI Construct Wanderer going into Sleep Cycle. Will resume once the Solar Storm has passed.




    >> Technician Winkel-Schmidt 04/23/10(Fri)17:21 No.9383399
    That was just a probe fly-by. If we want to get some detailed info, we have to get it on our own. Once it's up, we can scan this whole rock properly - minerals, cave systems, the works
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)17:21 No.9383406
    - fleet has no satelites in the area, this was a favour from a passing intelegence com ship that was in the sector.
    - sweep was made from mid solar orbit in neighbouring system.
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)17:22 No.9383430
    We're making a dedicated mining satellite. Its suppose to do one of those fancy deep scans so the geo team doesn't have to do it on foot.
    See: >>9379240
    >> Alan Gary, Energy Systems Mechanic 04/23/10(Fri)17:23 No.9383434
    The data could be from a flyby, or even a scan from when we landed.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)17:24 No.9383442
    You know those fleet types. One day, they are sending you recon and materials and bottled moral support. Next day, they all go jump to the other end of the sector to act on some 'mutiny' or 'infestation' case, and are not heard about for long enough for you to get used to only counting on yourself.
    Sides, what are those little beauties I've just ripped off the pods good for otherwise? What are we, using engine nozzles in the showers?
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:26 No.9383473
    Are we? No wonder I always smell like Burnt Fuel.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)17:28 No.9383512

    Hah, I suggest we use wind power! We can have the geo-"engineer" be useful for once and let him blow on the turbines for us.

    Alright then, I suppose that makes sense. If we need actual sophisticated scanners instead of just cameras it'll take a while, but I'll get it done! You can trust old Tycho!

    Well, they wont be useful for either until that geo-"engineer" finds us a sustainable water source!
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:29 No.9383528
    Well, I think ten games of Skillian Five is my limit. Think I'll go put my feet up on those EV-12 Crates...take a bit of a nap.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)17:29 No.9383542
    We aren't yet unless the damn skeptics interrupt our work on the sats.

    Let's not forget the radiation scanners, sun activity analyzers, and maybe a radar detector or two to warn us about any guests we might be getting.
    >> Technician Winkel-Schmidt 04/23/10(Fri)17:31 No.9383576
    Come on, double or nothing! I'm not getting any rec privileges for a week unless I win at least one hand...
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)17:32 No.9383593

    Yeah, I'm done here too. (Not bad, broke even this time...)
    I'm going to see if I can track down the rest of those new arrivals for my report. It's not like they have anywhere to go now, what with the lock down and all.
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)17:33 No.9383603
    Alright, alright, kiddo. I'm making the scanners already! They'll be so sophisticated they can detect the water still behind your ears at this rate!
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:33 No.9383608
    You're on
    >> Alan Gary, Energy Systems Mechanic 04/23/10(Fri)17:34 No.9383620
    I'm new here, who do I go about on requesting a lab space, or do we even have any?
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)17:35 No.9383641
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    Everyone is trying their hardest to make this colonization work. The last thing we need is negative comments like yours. I understand your concern, but there is nothing I can do until this storm blows over. Now can we please stop trying to slander each other? We've barely been here three days.
    >> Electrical Engineer Tycho 04/23/10(Fri)17:35 No.9383648
    (These are mine).
    Hah, I'm out as well. I should get going while I still have your money.
    >> Technician Winkel-Schmidt 04/23/10(Fri)17:35 No.9383649
    YES! Right, I've got it figured out now, there's no chance I can..
    Crap. Well, guess I've got a long week of scrubbing up the mess to keep me busy
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:36 No.9383666
    Lab is run by Doc. Salazar and his friend Doctor Creepy, Don't call him that he might disect you, and they work out of the research module. It's somewhat cramped but until we get approved for more space, it's all we got.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)17:38 No.9383694
    "We only have the tiny lab module on the base ship, but don't count on it being much. You'll prolly need to improvise on the spot a bit".
    Utters under his breath: "Those newbies..."
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:39 No.9383721
    Taking a nap on EV-12 crates, not sleeping, just resting my eyes. If there is a security alert, I will be alert.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)17:40 No.9383730
    Wait a tick there, are you calling that chem-hazardous lair a "lab"?
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)17:40 No.9383731

    No lab yet. If you want to request a form see Fleet Liaison McCallahan, (He's not on right now.) the AI, Wanderer, (He's offline until lockdown is lifted.) or me. I have the request chit in my cubicle, but as you can see, we're going nowhere for now.

    *to self*
    Now where'd all the new colonists go?! I mean we're all in a underground bunker for Christ' sake (I checked the numbers! Everyone's here!). Are they hiding in the wall panels?
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:40 No.9383735
    Play nice Dorkins.
    >> Electrical Engineer Tycho 04/23/10(Fri)17:41 No.9383747
    Alright, now you listen to me son. I don't -like- your kind, every single of you damn rock-loving engineer wannabes I've met in my long life have been completely useless, but now that you've actually shown me some guts I'm going to give you the benefit of the doubt.
    Are we clear?
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:43 No.9383782
    It's a Lab of sorts.
    >> Technician Winkel-Schmidt 04/23/10(Fri)17:43 No.9383788
    Dude, our new home is one big, cold, lonely rock. Don't get on the wrong side of the guy who's responsible for placing your house
    >> Alan Gary, Energy Systems Mechanic 04/23/10(Fri)17:44 No.9383808
    Maybe I should start drawing the plans for a proper lab before even trying to get anything else done.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)17:45 No.9383825
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    - lab construction addition complete on hydroponic greenhouse.

    -additional drilling platform constructed
    -second platform moved into place.

    - components recycled from the 2 drop pods can be made into secondary fabrication unit.

    >> Electrical Engineer Tycho 04/23/10(Fri)17:45 No.9383831
    So you're Williams eh? I suppose that you are the guy who decides what gets built and when? I suggest we get a dedicated lab and engineering module built ASAP once this storm is over. It's purty hard to work properly without space.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:48 No.9383878
    ****Storm over yet?
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)17:48 No.9383890
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    "My" kind? Gee, I didn't know racism extended to a man's line of work. I don't know who you've been working with or why, but it's clear to me that you should rethink your career choice. After all, I wouldn't want to offend you by existing, mister Tycho.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)17:49 No.9383891
    -Solar storm subsides 0200 local base time
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)17:51 No.9383914
    Mind updating the development goals list, chief?
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)17:51 No.9383915
    *slightly harried*
    Yes, yes. I suppose I am. I'll make a note of your suggestion and forward it to command at the appropriate time. Now if you will excuse me...
    *waves you off and wanders off in search of elusive colonists*
    *** Dedicated Engineering Lab and an All-Purpose Lab requested (*Supersedes request for dedicated biolab.*)
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:51 No.9383926
    Right then, Back to work guys and remember: No murdering eachother! Getting the Space Crazies is not a viable excuse.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)17:52 No.9383942
    -engineering specs received from fleet command and being processed by fabrication unit.
    >> Electrical Engineer Tycho 04/23/10(Fri)17:53 No.9383950
    Hah, thatta go a long ways towards winning my respect, although I wouldn't get to show it when I'm dead, I s'pose.

    He-hey, I like it! If you can actually show me some ability to back those words up now that it's safe outside I might actually start to like you, son! Chop chop, get to it!
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)17:53 No.9383957
    Also re-sending request to Fleet Command

    ***Old Message***I submit a request to the fleet and colonists for the construction of a dome to surround the colony, allowing us to make an air bubble. This will increase space for the science team to conduct experiments, possible even grow vegitaion, and would allow less time in suits.

    -Security Officer Reeds.
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)17:55 No.9383986
    Sure, if Electronics Specialist Lister doesn't mind, He's the one who organizes the request chits, I just file them. I'm more human resources management on that front. One sec while I find him.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)17:56 No.9384004
    Didn't the boys in green send us fusion plant schematics? We better put 'em to use if we want any energy-consuming production going, like that aluminum plant I keep hearing everyone around talking 'bout.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)17:58 No.9384044
    colony dome proposal submitted to fleet command.
    a powered dome requires considerable power to maintain, until your colony can demonstrate that it needs the additional room we will be holding the specs for this request. Building of additional houseing units and engineering facilities would commission us to send you more colonists until then we urge you to continue your expansion.
    >> Technician Winkel-Schmidt 04/23/10(Fri)17:58 No.9384045
    We'll need to set up a steady hydrogen source first, can our mines cope with the demand of rover fuel, a satellite launch and fusion?
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)18:02 No.9384105
    Better ask Shepard what is their team up to. They sure bragged about mining operation going smoothly a lot.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)18:02 No.9384114
    Will do
    Being a security officer though I can little other than
    ----Going on Patrol.
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)18:02 No.9384116
    Hmm, I'm pretty sure I requested for a dedicated water cracker some time ago. Must have been lost in the shuffle. (For those who don't know, a water cracker hydrolyzes water into its component hydrogen and oxygen gas by electricity). I'll see if I can find the chit again.
    >> Alan Gary, Energy Systems Mechanic 04/23/10(Fri)18:03 No.9384132

    You mean to tell me we have the resources to build a fusion reactor?
    And we should use Helium-3 instead of Hydrogen, this moon should be littered with it.

    I'll go ahead and find the geologist fellow and ask him what his prospecting has come up with.

    *mutters to self while walking away*
    Well that's a good waste of my rec time coming up with plans on making solar panels. A god damn fusion reactor...
    >> An0nymous !gkWeiOwuW2 04/23/10(Fri)18:05 No.9384167

    Wanderer AI has suffered a terminal system Failure.

    Lost Data packets irrecoverable.

    We apologize for this error.

    Wanderer AI construct will now shut down.

    Replacement AI has been requested from Fleet Command.

    >> Alan Gary, Energy Systems Mechanic 04/23/10(Fri)18:06 No.9384182
    *****Submitting a request for a permit to start assembling the fusion reactor.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)18:07 No.9384209
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    -dedicated engineering facility under construction.
    - base wide project everybody is consigned onto the project.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)18:10 No.9384249
    Goddamnit PHIL! "Everybody is consigned" includes you! Stop hanging around that landing zone and haul your ass over here!
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)18:11 No.9384265
    *****Start building that second fabrication unit, I need better equiment than just simple mining platforms if I'm going to do anything productive.
    *****Didn't we suggest a warehouse being built a while back? What exactly am I supposed to do with the stuff I mine, if I've got nowhere to put it?
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)18:12 No.9384297
    Well damn.
    Looks like we need a new AI. Whelp I'll put that one in the request form too.

    *** Hydrolysis Machine Requested (oxygen and hydrogen produced)
    *** New AI requested.
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)18:14 No.9384336
    You can find the storage unit to the north-east of the greenhouses. Next time, update your map yourself, is it that hard?
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)18:16 No.9384383
    +starting construction of the fusion reactor
    +drone-building facility
    +finish the lab we're currently busy constructing, of course
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)18:16 No.9384392
    (Don't have photoshop, nor the artistic talent of OP. Don't want to fag up map with shitty MSpaint.)
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)18:17 No.9384404

    Finally, I can do my ACTUAL job. Alright boys put those prefab walls over there for now and start driving some pilings here... here... and here. (points to different parts of blueprint). And Kevin, stop standing over me, you're blocking my light!
    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)18:19 No.9384441
    I'm talking about your suit's compy map, chum.

    //seriously now, we've had storage constructed, see >>9382757
    >> Geo Specialist P.Shepard 04/23/10(Fri)18:25 No.9384540
    I know about "That" one, but is it enough to store all our resources? (I've got about half the people in this ganging up on me for resources, having one that's too small to hold all of them does not help me.)
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)18:25 No.9384560
    Oh here's updated status of named character's. Kept a few people off construction duty who don't contribute to it by specialty:

    - McCallahan, Fleet Liaison (Comms Officer) <*Off-Duty*>
    - Lister, Electronics Specialist <*Updating Records*>
    - Williams, Head Field Engineer <*Constructing Building*>
    - P. Shepard, Geological Team Specialist <*Constructing Building*>
    - Tycho, Electrical Engineer <*Constructing Building*>
    - 'Comrade' Docter, Biological Sciences Expert * *Off-Duty*>
    - Brown, Areospace Engineer <*Constructing Building*>
    - Kevin, Local Smartass (General Specialist) <*Constructing Building*>
    - Dorkins, Mechanic <*Constructing Building*>
    - Doctor Salazar, Hydrophonic Specialist <*Planting Crops*>
    - Reeds, Security Officer <*Patroling*>
    - Winkel-Schmidt, Technician <*Constructing Building*>
    - Alan Gary, Energy Systems Mechanic <*Constructing Building*>

    (11 more slots for those counting)
    Personal notes:
    * Keep an eye on this one. I don't like him...

    [ALERT]: Colony AI suffered critical systems failure.Requesting replacement ASAP.
    >> Security Officer Reeds 04/23/10(Fri)18:30 No.9384629
    Right, I got a thing I'm going to go to so I'm signing off for a bit but I might be back in an hour or so. If I can't find this thread, I'll look for the new one.

    ****Going Off Duty
    >> Head Field Engineer Williams 04/23/10(Fri)18:30 No.9384639
    Looks like I'm going to be gone for several hours guys. (For real this time.) Archive it for me and start a new one soon, cause this ones, autosaging.
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)18:39 No.9384771
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    -Additional resourse storage facility constructed.
    -construction continues for dedicated engineering facility
    -mining equiptment upgraded with new rig.
    >> Electrical Engineer Tycho 04/23/10(Fri)18:42 No.9384807
    Alright, I had to take a break from building for a while (my back aint what it used to be.) I took the moment to archive our progress so far.

    Archiving thread 9376812
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    >> TheyKindaStuffedMeOntoThisDamnShip Dorkins 04/23/10(Fri)18:42 No.9384819
    I still say we should finish our own monitoring sats once we're done with this engineering bay.
    Using its resources, too.
    >> Electrical Engineer Tycho 04/23/10(Fri)18:48 No.9384901
    Sure thing son! Once the bay is finished we'll be done with the satellite in a jiffy. After that I'm planning on making some simplistic mining bots so that Sheepard can get this mining OP running. *grumble*
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)18:56 No.9385019
    new thread in 10 mins as this one is being autosaged
    >> SPACEcolony !!6KxdhP9PEsr 04/23/10(Fri)19:17 No.9385377
    new thread here
    >> Anonymous 04/23/10(Fri)19:34 No.9385696
    OP is using SPACE MINUTES!
    They're twice as long as your Earth ones!

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