Difference between revisions of "Communotron 88-88"

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[[File:beep.jpg|thumb|Hexadecimal number 0x62656570, meaning "beep" if read from an ASCII table.]]
== Changes ==
== Changes ==

Revision as of 21:37, 6 December 2013

Communotron 88-88
Part image
Antenna by
Ionic Symphonic Protonic Electronics

Radial size Tiny
Cost (total) 1 500.00 Funds
Mass (total) 0.10 t [N 1]
Drag 0.2 [N 1]
Max. Temp. 2000 K
Volume  ?
Impact Tolerance 7 m/s
Research Automation.png Automation
Unlock cost 20 000 Funds
Since version 0.18
Part configuration commDish88-88.cfg
Packet size 2 Mits
Transmission speed 20 Mits/s
Electricity required 10 ⚡/Mits

  1. 1.0 1.1 The mass and drag are from the part config, but the game handles it massless/dragless.

The Communotron 88-88 is a deployable antenna, and is the antenna with the smallest transmission interval and highest total throughput. The Communotron 88-88 is deployed during science data transmission and retracted when transmission is complete.


The Communotron High-Gain Antenna, model 88-88 allows for long-range, high speed communication.

Ionic Protonic Electronics

Hexadecimal number 0x62656570, meaning "beep" if read from an ASCII table.


  • Added Functionality
  • Re-worked texture
  • Initial Release