[DGMC] Custom 'Mech - RFL-3AS Rifleman

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[DGMC] Custom 'Mech - RFL-3AS Rifleman

Postby Euphonium » Wed Jul 09, 2008 1:17 am

==Overview:==
MechWarrior Alison Stockley created her personal refit of the RFL-3N Rifleman after being severly wounded fighting a rear-guard action when the mercenary unit she served with was overrun by Kuritan forces towards the end of the War of '39. Out of ammunition for her autocannons, and unable to use her lasers effectively due to overheating, only the lucky arrival of reinforcements from the Devil's Guard Mercenary Company saved her.
After the war, she signed on with the Devil's Guard, piloting a captured Dragon until she could rebuild her beloved Rifleman.

==Capabilities:==
Alison's primary goal with refitting her Rifleman was to make sure she could actually use the two large laser effectively. To this end, she started by replacing the torso-mounted medium lasers with heatsinks. Finding that this was not enough, she then replaced the Imperator-A autocannons with lighter Mydron-D models salvaged from a JagerMech, adding three more heatsinks and a ton or armour in the process.
Although the total firepower of the 'mech is reduced, Alison feels that the combination of greater range and ammunition for the autocannons and the ability to use the large lasers with only minimal heat issues more than makes up for this.

==Deployment==
Now a lance commander with the Devil's Guard, Alison and her Rifleman have performed sufficiently well that Damien O'Kane, pilot of the other Rifleman in her lance, is having his 'mech refited to the same configuration.

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[b]               BattleMech Technical Readout[/b]

Type/Model:    Rifleman RFL-3AS
Tech:          Inner Sphere / 3025
Config:        Biped BattleMech
Rules:         Level 1, Modified design

Mass:          60 tons
Chassis:       Kallon Type IV Standard
Power Plant:   240 Pitban Fusion
Walking Speed: 43.2 km/h
Maximum Speed: 64.8 km/h
Jump Jets:     None
Jump Capacity: 0 meters
Armor Type:    Kallon Royalstar Standard
Armament:     
  2 Large Lasers
  2 Autocannon/2s
Manufacturer:  Kallon Industries
  Location:    (Unknown)
Communications System:  Garret T-11A
Targeting & Tracking System:  Garret D2j

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Type/Model:    Rifleman RFL-3AS
Mass:          60 tons

Equipment:                                 Crits    Mass
Int. Struct.:  99 pts Standard               0      6.00
Engine:        240 Fusion                    6     11.50
   Walking MP:   4
   Running MP:   6
   Jumping MP:   0
Heat Sinks:     15 Single                    6      5.00
 (Heat Sink Loc: 2 LT, 2 RT, 1 CT, 1 LL)
Gyro:                                        4      3.00
Cockpit, Life Supt., Sensors:                5      3.00
Actuators: L: Sh+UA    R: Sh+UA             12       .00
Armor Factor:  136 pts Standard              0      8.50

                          Internal    Armor
                          Structure   Value
   Head:                      3          8     
   Center Torso:             20         22     
   Center Torso (Rear):                  4     
   L/R Side Torso:           14      17/17     
   L/R Side Torso (Rear):              2/2     
   L/R Arm:                  10      17/17     
   L/R Leg:                  14      15/15     

Weapons and Equipment    Loc  Heat  Ammo   Crits    Mass
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1 Large Laser            RA      8           2      5.00
1 Autocannon/2           RA      1   45      2      7.00
  (Ammo Locations: 1 CT)
1 Large Laser            LA      8           2      5.00
1 Autocannon/2           LA      1           1      6.00
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TOTALS:                         18          40     60.00
Crits & Tons Left:                          38       .00

Calculated Factors:
Total Cost:        4,598,400 C-Bills
Battle Value:      843
Cost per BV:       5,454.8
Weapon Value:      808 / 808 (Ratio = .96 / .96)
Damage Factors:    SRDmg = 13;  MRDmg = 10;  LRDmg = 3
BattleForce2:      MP: 4,  Armor/Structure: 3/5
                   Damage PB/M/L: 3/2/-,  Overheat: 0
                   Class: MH;  Point Value: 8
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