Help:CreateCombatVehicleArticle

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To quickly create a canon Combat Vehicle article that matches the format in use with other canon Combat Vehicles:

1. Open the new article.

2. Paste the following code into the edit field:


{{InfoBoxCombatVehicle
| image = *.***|191px
| name = ???
| manufacturer = ???
| production year = ???
| year reference = ??? (production year reference)
| Mission = ???
| Type = ???
| cost = ???
| Tech Base =???
| mass = ???
| armor = ???
| heat sinks = ???
| engine = ???
| comsys = ???
| T&T = ???
| speed = ???
| Crew = ???
| armament = ???
| BV (1.0) = ???
| BV (2.0) = ???
}}

==Description==


==Weapons and Equipment==


==Variants==


==References==
<references />

==Bibliography==


[[Category:Combat Vehicles]]

3. Delete the fields from image line from the code if you do not have a corresponding picture.

4. Replace the '???' from the other lines with the correct data.

5. Fill in the four sections (Description, Weapons and Equipment, Variants, References) to the best of your capability.

6. Click on the Show preview button and review your article for mistakes.

7. Write a brief memo in the Summary field.

8. Press the Save page button.

9. Bask in the pride of your article, with our thanks.