BUFFS!!! everyone loves buffs.:martial artist
Buff your strength, agility, comp lit, martial arts(duh), any tradeskills and body skills, endurance and stuffs like that. more later. STAY BASS!
Your MA will require a large amount of free NCU space to hold the miriad of buffs you can use. Everything from strength to speed, base-skill boosts, Med boosts, AC & Damage boosts - most of which are unique to the MA Nano line. Check out your local Martial Artist Nanos Vendor to see what buffs are available to you, and also remember to stop by the "General" Nanos Vendor. You can pick up non-class specific boosts and buffs by the satchel-load.