Cargo Bay

A Cargo Bay has 4 slots and can hold either 1 special item or up to 12 megatons of minerals per slot. Minerals are processed at a friendly starbase for usable resources.

Common Minerals are worth 25 resource units per megaton.
Types of common minerals include: aluminum compounds, ammonia, argon, arsonic, calcium compounds, carbon, carbon compounds, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, cyano-acetylene, ethanol, free radicals, hydro-carbons, hydrogen, helium, iron compounds, krypton, lithium, methane, methanol, neon, nitrogen, nitrous oxide, ozone, phosphorous, selenium, silicon, silicon compounds, silicon monoxide, titanium oxide, water, xenon, zirconium oxide

Corrosive Minerals are worth 50 resource units per megaton.
Types of corrosive minerals include: bromine, chlorine, flourine, formaldehyde, formic acid, hydrochloric acid, hydrocyanic acid, iodine, nitric acid, oxygen, phosphoric acid, sulfur, sulfuric acid

Base Metal Minerals are worth 75 resource units per megaton.
Types of base metal minerals include: aluminum, antimony, beryllium, bismuth, boron, cadmium, calcium, chromium, cobalt, europium, gadolinium, gallium, germanium, hafnium, indium, iron, lead, magnesium, manganese, mercury, molybdenum, nickel, niobium, osmium, potassium, radon, rhenium, rhodium, rubidium, ruthenium, scandium, sodium, strontium, tantalum, tellurium, terbium, thallium, tin, titanium, tungsten, vanadium, zinc, zirconium

Rare Earth Minerals are worth 100 resource units per megaton.
Types of rare earth minerals include: cerium, dyprosium, erbium, holmium, lanthanum, lutetium, neodymium, praseo-dymium, promethium, samarium, thulium, ytterbium, yttrium

Precious Minerals are worth 250 resource units per megaton.
Types of precious minerals include: copper, gold, iridium, palladium, platinum, silver

Radioactive Minerals are worth 500 resource units per megaton.
Types of radioactive minerals include: actinium, astatine, barium, cesium, francium, neptunium, plutonium, polonium, protactinium, radium, technetium, thorium, uranium

Exotic Minerals are worth 1,000 resource units per megaton.
Types of exotic minerals include: aguuti nodules, antimatter (stabilized), charon dust, degenerate matter, magnetic monopoles, neutronium, quantum singularities, reisburg helices, superfluids, tzo crystals

Cargo Bay

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