Communotron 16-S

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Communotron 16-S
Part image
Antenna by
Ionic Symphonic Protonic Electronics

Radial size Radial mounted
Cost (total) 300.00 Funds
Mass (total) 0.02 t [N 1]
Drag 0.2 [N 1]
Max. Temp. 2000 K
Volume  ?
Impact Tolerance 7 m/s
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Unlock cost 750 Funds
Since version 1.2
Part configuration C16S.cfg
Packet size 2 Mits
Transmission speed 3.33 Mits/s
Electricity required 6 ⚡/Mits

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

The Communotron 16-S is a static antenna item for the science transfer system. It is the horizontal variant of the Communotron 16, and one of the weakest antennae to transmit data. It has no drag due to being a physicsless part.[outdated]

Product description

A Surface mount version of the Communotron-16

Ionic Symphonic Protonic Electronics


  • Initial Release