Naval Laser 55

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Naval Laser 55 (NL55)
Production information
Type Capital Energy (Direct Fire)
Tech Base Inner Sphere/Clan[1]
Year Availability 2305[1] (TA)[2]
Technical specifications
Heat 85[3]
Damage 5.5 (Capital)[3]
Minimum Range N/A
Short Range 1-13
Medium Range 14-26
Long Range 27-39
Extreme Range 40-54
Tons 1,100[1]
Ammo Per Ton N/A
Cost (unloaded) 1,250,000[1]
Ammo Cost (per ton) N/A
BV (1.0) 1,322[4]
BV (2.0) 1,386[5]



Description[edit]

The Naval Laser 55 (NL55) class is the WarShip capital weapon equivalent of a Large Laser. It is cheaper and generates less heat than a Light NPPC, and offers 85% of the damage potential.[2]

Models[edit]

The Naval Laser 55 is manufactured in the following systems:

Brand Planet Company Used by References
Hellion-55 Series  ??? Boeing Interstellar Lola [6]
Randall-55  ??? Di Tron Heavy Industries Aegis [7]
Tronel-55 Series  ??? Dassault-Shimmon Enterprises Cameron [8]
Thunderbolt-55 Series  ??? Blue Nose Clipperships McKenna [9]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Tactical Operations, p. 409, "Heavy Weapons And Equipment Construction Data"
  2. 2.0 2.1 Tactical Operations, p. 333, "Naval Laser (Capital Laser)"
  3. 3.0 3.1 Tactical Operations, p. 408, "Heavy Weapons And Equipment Combat Data"
  4. AeroTech 2, p. 54, "Battle Values"
  5. Tactical Operations, p. 384, "Inner Sphere Capital Scale Weapons And Equipment BV Table"
  6. Technical Readout: 2750, p. 130, "Lola"
  7. Technical Readout: 2750, p. 132, "Aegis"
  8. Technical Readout: 2750, p. 140, "Cameron"
  9. Technical Readout: 2750, p. 146, "McKenna"

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