Lynx

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Lynx
Lynx Front.png
Rate 7th Rate
Guns 8
Chasers none
Broadside Weight
Cannon Broadside Weight 24pd
Carronade Broadside Weight 48pd
Battle Rating 20
Total Crew 50
Sailing Crew 15
Max Speed 13.74kn
Turn Rate 6.95
Structure
Bow Structure 338
Side Structure 1350
Stern Structure 135
Armour
Bow Armour 20cm
Side Armour 34cm
Stern Armour 14cm
Sail HP 1350
Mast Thickness 68cm *
Rigging Fore and Aft Rigged
Draught Shallow
Cargo Capacity 50
Cargo Slots 10
Crafting Level 0


General Description

The Lynx is one of the Smallest ships in game with only 8 guns, she does however have a larger compliment than the cutter making her better for boarding than the cutter.

Armament

The Lynx is a lightly armed ship and can only carry 6pd cannons or 12pd carronades.

Deck Cannon Count Cannon Size Carronade Size
Weather Deck 8 6pd 12pd

Characteristics

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The Lynx is a fore and aft rigged ship which makes her good for sailing close-hauled and beam reach, but she is not as fast when running with the wind. Her very light armament compared to the starting ship means that the lynx very rarely sees use.

This is the Sailing Profile of the Lynx. It is clear that she is a fast and forgiving ship to sail, as the speed never really drops below 0.5, other than when directly approaching the wind. What's more it is a strong sailer both on a beam reach and close-hauled. Although make sure to note that the Lynx, like all fore-and-aft rigged vessels, performs poorly with the wind in her back and for this reason should endeavour to chase and escape on different points of the wind.

History

How to get the Crafting recipe

She is a default crafting recipe and you get the recipe at lvl 0

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Last Verified Name
23rd of June 2016 OlavDeng2