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Advice needed on making a skill package.

Postby Sittingbull » Tue Nov 17, 2015 7:09 pm

I needed feedback on making a skill program/package for a professional racer, either automobile or motorcycle.
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Re: Advice needed on making a skill package.

Postby Genhuman » Tue Nov 17, 2015 7:33 pm

It already exists. Pilot program.

Correction, Pilot skill package.

If you want to simulate Real life....just take OJT/technical school education level...

Pilot skill package... then maybe criminal if you want him to be dishonest.... automotive mechanic...if you want him to work on his own stuff...
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Re: Advice needed on making a skill package.

Postby Sittingbull » Tue Nov 17, 2015 7:40 pm

The pilot skill package is "just take the skills as secondary skills"...
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Re: Advice needed on making a skill package.

Postby Sittingbull » Tue Nov 17, 2015 7:42 pm

They need to know how the engines work, to a degree, they need to understand aerodynamics and fuel usage, basic radio use, driving skills, and endurance.
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Re: Advice needed on making a skill package.

Postby Genhuman » Tue Nov 17, 2015 7:51 pm

I don't have my book in front of me, but it's still simple.

Pilot program allows you take a skill called.... Pilot Race Car......
Automotive Mechanices.... give you an understanding of engines and how they work
Basic radio...take that as a secondary skill...as they don't need to know about encryptions or anything advanced, they just need to know how to use a walkie talkie..... Endurance is an attribute, not a skill.... and aerodynamics....there is no equivalent skill...so make one up and take it as a technical....
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Re: Advice needed on making a skill package.

Postby Genhuman » Tue Nov 17, 2015 7:53 pm

Might also get the combat driving skill...... and I submit to you, a race care driver doesn't need to know all about aerodynamics...unless he is a designer, not a driver
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Re: Advice needed on making a skill package.

Postby Sittingbull » Tue Nov 17, 2015 7:57 pm

Aerodynamics covers drafting, needed in conserving fuel and increase speed on the pass, not to mention tire pressures.
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Re: Advice needed on making a skill package.

Postby Genhuman » Tue Nov 17, 2015 7:58 pm

That's called.... Pilot Race Car
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Re: Advice needed on making a skill package.

Postby Sittingbull » Tue Nov 17, 2015 8:01 pm

Sorry, I did not see that skill as being more than driving the racing vehicle; not the auxiliary skills associated with it.
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Re: Advice needed on making a skill package.

Postby Genhuman » Tue Nov 17, 2015 8:04 pm

Look at the combat driving section of the book again. What skill do you roll to make your vehicle do more.... Pilot race car....

a driver just need to know how to draft and do it well..... he doesn't need to even know the name Bernoulli
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