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New commanders often wants more cargo space for trading or mining. The stock Cobra MkIII is a large ship which can hold 75t cargo after a reconstruction for the following tradeoffs:

  • one less energy bank (3),
  • one less energy generator (3),
  • two less missile pylon (2),
  • no side laser mounts,
  • no further cargo bay extension.

Equipped with a Mining Laser and a Fuel Scoop to make money from asteroids.

Costs only 107000 credits which mean any commander can get it in exchange for a stock Cobra MkIII.



MinerCobra_1.4.oxz (downloaded 6322 times).

There is a savegame in the package, copy into your oolite-saves directory if you want a test flight.

In Oolite v1.79 or later do not unzip the .oxz file, just move into the AddOns folder of your Oolite installation.

In Oolite v1.77 make a MinerCobra.oxp subfolder in your AddOns folder and unzip the .oxz file into the newly created subfolder.


Ship model and shaders comes from Griff_Shipset_Resources_v1.2.25.oxp.

Texture from Z_GrOovy_Griffs_CobraMk3_Variety_Pack.oxp (was yankee.png).

This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License version 4.0. If you are re-using any piece of this OXP, please let me know by sending an e-mail to norbylite at gmail com.


2015.10.27. v1.4  Shader problem fixed, thanks to CdrC64.
2014.11.24. v1.3  Ship name is fixed, thanks to spud42.
2014.11.24. v1.2  Ship chance is reduced.
2014.11.23. v1.1  Ship model from griff, texture from Z_GrOovy.
2014.04.24. v1.0  First release.

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1.4 2015-10-27 CC BY-NC-SA 4 Miner ship Ships OXPs Norby BB-Link