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Heavy Duty Armour is an engineer modification that can be applied to Bulkheads. It increases overall hull strength at the cost of increased mass.

It is available in 5 grades, with the highest grade offering up to 30% increase in hull strength.

NOTE: Any mass reduction/increase is not applied to the default stock Lightweight Alloys.

Availability

This modification can be applied by the following engineers, up to the maximum specified grade:

Grade 1

Primary Effects

Attribute Min Max Benefit
Explosive Resistance 0% +1% Positive
Hull Boost +4% +10% Positive
Kinetic Resistance 0% +1% Positive
Mass +8% 0% Negative
Thermal Resistance 0% +1% Positive

Materials Required

Grade 2

Primary Effects

Attribute Min Max Benefit
Explosive Resistance +1% +2% Positive
Hull Boost +8% +15% Positive
Kinetic Resistance +1% +2% Positive
Mass +16% +5% Negative
Thermal Resistance +1% +2% Positive

Materials Required

Grade 3

Primary Effects

Attribute Min Max Benefit
Explosive Resistance +2% +4% Positive
Hull Boost +12% +20% Positive
Kinetic Resistance +2% +3% Positive
Mass +24% +10% Negative
Thermal Resistance +2% +3% Positive

Materials Required

Grade 4

Primary Effects

Attribute Min Max Benefit
Explosive Resistance +4% +5% Positive
Hull Boost +16% +25% Positive
Kinetic Resistance +3% +4% Positive
Mass +32% +15% Negative
Thermal Resistance +3% +4% Positive

Materials Required

Grade 5

Primary Effects

Attribute Min Max Benefit
Explosive Resistance +5% +7% Positive
Hull Boost +20% +30% Positive
Kinetic Resistance +4% +6% Positive
Mass +40% +20% Negative
Thermal Resistance +4% +5% Positive

Materials Required

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