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Deffinition of Terms


 Abbreviation                  Meaning                                                            Brief Description

   "HP"
 Hit Points
Amount of "Life" a Unit has  (A number representing how much damage a unit can take before being destroyed.)
   "ARM"
 Armor
Amount of armore a Unit carries...(i.e.  25%, 50%, 75%)
   "SHLD"
 Shield capability
Various, or single shield capacities for a unit.
   "PT"
 Production Time
Time required for unit to be constructed and exit production facility.
   "PC"
 Production Cost
Ammount of credits required to Produce a Unit.
   "RC"
 Research Cost
Ammount of credits required to complete research
   "RT"
 Research Time
Time required to complete Research of an item.
  "D/H"
 Damage per Hit
Damage done to "0" Armor unit with each hit.   * Denotes  that Shields are not factored by the weapon.  U Denotes that Armor is not factored.
   "FR"
 Firing Rate
The rate at which a unit can fire consecutively.
   "SF"
 Sustain Fire
How long a unit can maintain a rate of fire without reloading.
   "DC"
 Damage Coefficient
A decimal equation to better represent a units firepower.(FR*D/H)
   "RNG"
 Range
Longest Range that a weapon is able to fire from. (Unit with NO experience)
   "SPD"
 Speed
Rate of movement.
   "TAT"
 Target Acquisition Time
Time required for unit to acquire a target 180 degrees from present and fire.
   "OUE"
 Overall Unit Efficiency
Represents overall STRENGTH of Unit.  Factors: (DC,SF,RNG,SPD,Armor, & Shield capability.)
   "MPC"
 Most Powerful Combination
Combination of weapons/weapon-mounts that produces the highest DC possible for a unit.  (Shield Damage+Armor Damage)