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Anti-Personnel Gauss Rifle (Battle Armor)

AP Gauss rifle
Production information
Type Ballistic (Anti-Infantry)
Tech Base Clan
Year Availability 3069 CJF
Year Introduced 3069 CJF
Technology Rating F
Availability Rating E
Availability Ratings X/X/E
Technical specifications
Heat 1
Damage 3 (or 2D6 vs. Infantry)[1]
Minimum Range 0
Short Range 1-3
Medium Range 4-6
Long Range 7-9
Tons 200kg[2]
Critical Slots 1
Ammo Per Ton 1.25 kg (20)[2]
Cost (unloaded) 10,000
Ammo Cost (per ton) 3,000
BV (1.0) N/A
BV (2.0) 21



Description[edit]

Developed in 3069 by Clan Jade Falcon[3], the anti-personnel Gauss rifle is a scaled-down Gauss rifle meant for work against conventional infantry. Though the weapon began life as a battle armor weapon, it was soon adopted by heavier units throughout the Clans.

Models[edit]

  • Series-9 AP Gauss rifle [4]
  • Tau-II anti-personnel Gauss rifles [5]

See Also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Total Warfare p. 217 "Burst Fire Weapons Versus Infantry Table
  2. 2.0 2.1 TechManual, p. 348
  3. TechManual, p. 218
  4. Technical Readout: 3085, p. 278
  5. Technical Readout: 3085, p. 170

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