Monday, June 23, 2014

Stuff Spread

I had to run Chella to Rens the other day. I was building things and Rens happened to have a particular piece at a very good price. When she got there, to my astonishment, there was an Orca sitting in my hangar. And, I found myself staring at this Orca. This Orca in my hangar. It was a while until my lips moved and I asked myself, "Where did this come from?"

It turns out that I purchased that Orca in December. I did it as a favor to someone who needed ISK. I wanted another Orca for a project I was going to do over the winter. Instead, I ran for CSM and that project fell to the wayside and the Orca sat in its hangar under a dust cover until I stumbled upon it again.


My asset list needs cleaning. I used to clean it regularly. But, sometime over the last year or so I've fallen out of the habit. I got more and more into PvP and I just dumped things in stations as I went. That stuff has accumulated and it is not as bad as many others, it is still much, much messier than I'd like.

I don't have hidden billions tucked away in these stations. Mostly, its loot dropped and the occasional ship I've left after a roam. I never roamed back home, alone so I have many abandoned ships. The abandoned ships I don't mind. They become useful when the fleet loses a ship and you can just hand someone a fit out ship to keep the fleet moving. The cluttered stuff bugs me.

Right now I am torn between sending Chella to do pickups and writing cheap courier contracts to see if people pick them up. I would just dump stuff in the nearest high sec station....

Aside: In the middle of writing this I heard Exile curse on coms. It turns out that they had taken a wormhole chain (how we love these new wormholes) and wound up at the other end of an unbookmarked nullsec hole with no prober. I went out to do a rescue, backtracked their path and had the fleet warp to me to bookmark their exit. I then headed home. I love rescue missions.

...or write the contract to the nearest high sec system. Then I could putter about and collect it all. It may be a good  project for these exhausted days when I'm slumped in my chair to tired to participate in much. I don't trust myself to stock the store at those times. After winding up with five thousand small scorch crystals I've become more careful.

7 comments:

  1. Your screen shot has broken me. My slight OCD is screaming in agony.

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    1. Agreed. I thought my assets list was messy, but that's even worse.

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  2. Assets window > search tab > search text: category:ship

    Also other not complete documented filters that will help ALOT: http://community.eveonline.com/news/dev-blogs/dude-where-39-s-my-erebus/

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  3. I obviously need to do another clean up...back up over 130 stations with stuff stashed away :/

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  4. LOL Mine has never been that bad but it got out of hand as far as I am concerned last year... and I spent a week making the trips, collecting, selling and consolidating down to just the 16 stations I find cover my needs.

    I have stuff at corp HQs of course, and stuff in all the major and minor hubs (always 2 stations, the hub itself and a 'safe' station nearby). My main ship and mod storage is still Amarr for some reason I cannot define... then there are the stations where I have locator agents and at least a BM named "Locator Agent #", I have quite a few of those and all in all that's my stuff... right now I have something like 5 or so stations where L&S dint sell and dropped back into station, but I usually do something about them when we pop a hole nearby.

    All the rest is in the hole and moves around with me... =]

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  5. I have stuff in only three stations. I believe in liquid isk, obviously.

    Or I have a problem with cleanliness.

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    1. I think calling me dirty works better. :)

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