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Kerbodyne S3-3600 Tank

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Kerbodyne S3-3600 Tank
Part image
Liquid fuel tank by
Kerbodyne
Radial size Extra large
Cost (total) 3 250.00 Fund
(dry) 1 597.60 Fund
Mass (total) 20.25 t
(dry) 2.25 t
Drag 0.2-0.3
Max. Temp. 2000 K
Impact Tolerance 6 m/s
Research Large volume containment.png Large Volume Containment
Unlock cost 18800 Fund
Since version 0.23.5
Part configuration Size3SmallTank
Liquid fuel 1 620 units of fuel
Oxidizer 1 980 units of fuel

The Kerbodyne S3-3600 Tank is a fuel tank with the extra large radius. It contains 18 t of liquid fuel/oxidizer mixture which is 12.5% more compared to the Rockomax X200-32 Fuel Tank which contains 16 t. It has the same radius as the Kerbodyne S3-14400 Tank but masses only a quarter and is only a fourth as tall as the S3-14400 tank. This includes the dry as well as the total mass, which means that four S3-3600 can be replaced with a S3-14400 or two Kerbodyne S3-7200 Tanks without changing the height or drag. It is slightly taller than the Rockomax X200-16 Fuel Tank.

Usage

The S3-3600 acts as an intermediate sized tank, for fine tuning propellant amounts while staying with the size 3 parts. Alternatively, it could be used with a Skipper to provide moderate amounts of fuel for little part count. The S3-3600 is usually too much tankage for an LV-T30. Contrary to what is stated in the part description, the S3-3600 is exactly half the cost of the S3-7200.

Product description

A half-capacity version of Kerbodyne's iconic fuel tank, for not quite exactly half the cost.

Kerbodyne

A quarter capacity version of Kerbodyne's iconic fuel tank.

Description before 1.0

Changes

1.0
  • Mass reduced from 2.5 to 2.25, cost reduced from 7200 to 3250, description changed.
0.23.5
  • Initial release