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Hector
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Cruiser | Commonwealth | Tier IX
Tech Tree Position
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General
Purchase priceSpecial Doubloons
Hit Points34,400 
Main Battery
133 mm/50 QF Mk.I on a RP10 Mk.II* mount7 х 2 pcs.
Rate of Fire8.96 shots/min.
Reload Time6.7 sec.
Rotation Speed20 deg./sec.
180 Degree Turn Timesec.
Firing Range15.57 km.
Maximum Dispersion140 m.
HE Shell133 mm HE Mk IC 
Maximum HE Shell Damage1,900 
Chance of Fire on Target Caused by HE Shell%
Initial HE Shell Velocity792 m./s.
HE Shell Weight36.3 kg.
AP Shell133 mm AP Mk IC 
Maximum AP Shell Damage2,550 
Initial AP Shell Velocity792 m./s.
AP Shell Weight36.3 kg.
Torpedo Tubes
533 mm QR Mk IV4 х 4 pcs.
Rate of Fire0.63 shots/min.
Reload Time96 sec.
Rotation Speed25 deg./sec.
180 Degree Turn Time7.2 sec.
Torpedo533 mm Mk IX 
Maximum Damage16,767 
Torpedo Speed62 knot
Torpedo Range9.99 km.
AA Defense
133 mm/50 QF Mk.I on a RP10 Mk.II* mount7 х 2 pcs.
. . . Average Damage per Second59.5 
. . . Firing Range5.19 km.
40 mm/39 Vickers QF Mk.VIII on a Mk.VII mount4 х 4 pcs.
. . . Average Damage per Second51.6 
. . . Firing Range2.49 km.
20 mm Oerlikon Mk.II on a Mk.V mount8 х 2 pcs.
. . . Average Damage per Second48.8 
. . . Firing Range2.01 km.
40 mm/56 OQF Mk.III on a Mk.VII mount8 х 1 pcs.
. . . Average Damage per Second69.6 
. . . Firing Range3.51 km.
Maneuverability
Maximum Speed34 knot
Turning Circle Radius760 m.
Rudder Shift Timesec.
Concealment
Surface Detectability Range11.58 km.
Air Detectability Range7.41 km.
Battle Levels
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Special

Hector — Commonwealth special premium Tier IX cruiser.

A ship project, which is an enlarged version of the Dido-class light cruiser. Compared to her prototype, she was armed with more powerful artillery and torpedo armament.

Hector was first released for sale on 18 January 2023, and is available in the Research Bureau for 46,000Research Points.

Modules

Main Battery Guns Rate of Fire
(shots/min)
180° Turn Time
(sec)
Maximum Dispersion
(m)
Maximum HE Shell Damage
(HP)
Chance of Fire on Target Caused by HE Shell
(%)
Maximum AP Shell Damage
(HP)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
(Credits)
133 mm/50 QF Mk.I on a RP10 Mk.II* mount991401,90082,550 00
Hull Hit Points
(HP)
Armor
(mm)
Armor
(mm)
Main Turrets
(pcs.)
Secondary Gun Turrets
(pcs.)
AA Mounts
(pcs.)
Torpedo Tubes
(pcs.)
Hangar Capacity
(pcs.)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
(Credits)
Hector34,4001311477/4/8/84 00
Torpedoes Rate of Fire
(shots/min)
Torpedo Tubes Reload Time
(sec)
180° Turn Time
(sec)
Maximum Damage
(HP)
Torpedo Speed
(knot)
Torpedo Range
(km)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
(Credits)
533 mm Mk V0.6967.216,7666210 00
Fire Control System Firing Range Increase
(%)
Maximum Firing Range
(km)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
(Credits)
Mk IX mod. 1015.6 00
Engine Maximum Speed
(knot)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
(Credits)
Propulsion: 82,500 hp34 00

Compatible Upgrades

 Slot 1 
Main Armaments Modification 1
Auxiliary Armaments Modification 1
Magazine Modification 1
Damage Control Party Modification 1
 Slot 2 
Damage Control System Modification 1
Defensive AA Fire Modification 1
Hydroacoustic Search Modification 1
Engine Room Protection
 Slot 3 
Main Battery Modification 2
AA Guns Modification 1
Aiming Systems Modification 1
Smoke Generator Modification 1
Torpedo Tubes Modification 1
 Slot 4 
Damage Control System Modification 2
Steering Gears Modification 1
Depth Charges Modification 1
 Slot 5 
Torpedo Lookout System
Concealment System Modification 1
Steering Gears Modification 2
Ship Consumables Modification 1
 Slot 6 
Main Battery Modification 3
Torpedo Tubes Modification 2
Gun Fire Control System Modification 2
Auxiliary Armaments Modification 2

Player Opinion

Performance

Warning. The data presented in the AA Defense sidebar section may be incorrect.
For a graphic summary of ships Tiers VIII thru XI see LittleWhiteMouse's "Actual AA DPS".


Pros:


    Cons:

      Research

      As a premium ship, Hector has no module upgrades to research.

      Optimal Configuration

      Upgrades

      The recommended upgrades are:

      • Slot 1:
      • Slot 2:
      • Slot 3:
      • Slot 4:
      • Slot 5:
      • Slot 6:

      Commander Skills

      Consumables

      Hector equips the following consumables:

      Note that Hector’s Repair Party only heals 10% citadel damage.

      Camouflage

      As a premium ship, Hector comes with Default permanent camouflage and a set of permanent combat bonuses.

      Signals

      Note: Use of the Juliet Charlie signal makes detonation impossible.

      Gallery

      Historical Info

      Historical Gallery

      References


      Ship Change Log

      See here for links to Update notes.

      • Available for testing by supertesters in the game starting from Update 0.11.10.

      Testing Changes

      • DevBlog 373:
        • Preliminary characteristics.
      • DevBlog 383:
        • Turning circle radius increased from 690 to 760 m.
      • DevBlog 409:
        • Detectability range by sea increased from 10.5 to 11.6 km.
          • Detectability range after firing the main battery in smoke increased from 4.6 to 5.3 km.
        • Hydroacoustic Search consumable replaced with Short-Range Hydroacoustic Search, similar to the one present on British destroyers.
      • Update 12.0:
        • Added to the Research Bureau section of the Armory for 46,000 Research Points.

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