A Scanalyzer is a powerful analytical tool commonly used by doctors, engineers and scientists who work in the field. Slightly smaller than a standard briefcase the scanalyzer can accept a small sample of the materiel the user wishes to analyze and after several minutes produce a full report on it. This report will include a host of data such as the substance's elemental and molecular components, it's flash and melting points, its conductivity and radioactivity.[1]



Item: Scanalyzer[2]
Equipment Ratings: D/B-D-C/B
Cost: 5000
Affiliation: None
Mass: 3kg
Notes: Desktop; Requires power pack or plug (.1 Power Point per Try); +2 to Science check when analyzing samples


  1. Classic BattleTech RPG, pp. 148-149, "Scanalyzer"
  2. A Time of War, p. 303, "Computers - Table"