Collected during basic scan: frequently pulled from haulage vessels.
Most scanners keep a log of their readings and that typically fits within the performance profile for the instrumentation and is tagged by identification heuristics. Sometimes scan data isn't tagged and so becomes of interest to those investigating various anomalies.
Components may be obtained in locations noted. Higher rarity components can be usually obtained from bigger and/or more dangerous ships and locations (like T9 for transportation ships, Anaconda for combat ships, well defended settlements with Data points and so on).
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