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The '''Kerbodyne S3-14400 Tank''' is the largest tank containing 72 t of [[liquid fuel]]/[[oxidizer]] mixture. Compared to the [[Rockomax Jumbo-64 Fuel Tank]] which contains 32 t it holds more than twice the mass of fuel. It height is comparable.
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The '''Kerbodyne S3-14400 Tank''' is the largest tank containing 72 t of [[liquid fuel]]/[[oxidizer]] mixture. Compared to the [[Rockomax Jumbo-64 Fuel Tank]] which contains 32 t it holds 2.25x the mass of fuel. It is also slightly taller.
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== Usage ==
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The S3-14400 is by far the largest tank, best used for supplying the similarly wide [[KR-2L]] or [[KS-25x4]]. A single tank is approximately the maximum amount of propellant a [[Mainsail]] can usefully lift. The mass ratio (8.2) is slightly inferior to that of the smaller tanks (9).
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== Manufacturer's description ==
 
== Manufacturer's description ==

Revision as of 02:58, 8 April 2014

Kerbodyne S3-14400 Tank
Part image
Liquid fuel tank by
Kerbodyne
Radial size Extra large, Radial mounted
Cost (total) 13 000.00 Funds
(dry) 6 390.40 Funds
Mass (total) 81.00 t
(dry) 9.00 t
Drag 0.3-0.2
Max. Temp. 2000 K
Impact Tolerance 6 m/s
Research High-performance fuel systems.png High-Performance Fuel Systems
Unlock cost 46 600 Funds
Since version 0.23.5
Part configuration Size3LargeTank
Liquid fuel 6 480 Units of fuel
Oxidizer 7 920 Units of fuel


The Kerbodyne S3-14400 Tank is the largest tank containing 72 t of liquid fuel/oxidizer mixture. Compared to the Rockomax Jumbo-64 Fuel Tank which contains 32 t it holds 2.25x the mass of fuel. It is also slightly taller.

Usage

The S3-14400 is by far the largest tank, best used for supplying the similarly wide KR-2L or KS-25x4. A single tank is approximately the maximum amount of propellant a Mainsail can usefully lift. The mass ratio (8.2) is slightly inferior to that of the smaller tanks (9).


Manufacturer's description

Kerbodyne's signature super heavy fuel tank. Designed to be used with their advanced rocket engines.

Kerbodyne

Changes

0.23.5
  • Initial release