In a highly entertaining kind of machines Series TIE, which is essentially not a fighter. Cheap tank of mass production times after Grand Admiral Thrawn used during the campaign of the Empire to capture Coruscant. Correct name of the machine - tank Centurion, but the soldiers of the Empire called him TIE Crawler (Tank) for the familiar cabin, taken from the standard TIE Fighter. The machine is easy to operate and manufacture. This is - the perfect light rail vehicle for the attack, with a light engine system and powerful weaponry. Operated by one man, which was manned and firing of guns. Uses a central module TIE. Made subsidiary Sienar Fleet Systems - Sienar / Santa Technologies. Using a standard cabin management slashed the cost of the tank up to a thousand credits for each. Control of the car uses a lot of standard controls, TIE, so pilots can change from fighter jets to tanks without specialized training. Made taking into account the repairs in the field - it can easily repair your own pilot, so the TIE Crawler rarely seen dismantled for parts.