Bolt-Action Rifle

Description[edit]

The Bolt-Action Rifle is an ancient design favored for its simplicity and ruggedness. Because the user must manually work the bolt to eject spent cartridges and feed new rounds, bolt-action rifles have a much slower rate of fire than other rifles.[1]

Rules[edit]

Specification[edit]

Item: Rifle (Bolt-Action)[2]
Equipment Rating: C/A-A-A/B
Armor Piercing/Base Damage: 4B/4
Range: 40/115/225/500 meters
Shots: 5
Cost/Reload: 60/1
Affiliation: -
Mass/Reload: 4kg/480g
Notes: Simple Action to Chamber Next Round

References[edit]

  1. Classic BattleTech RPG, p. 135, "Bolt-Action Rifle"
  2. A Time of War, p. 266, "Ballistic Weapons Cont. - Table"

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