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General Mechanics

General Mechanics
Company Information
Interstellar Company No
Primary Site(s) Mars
Primary Products BattleMechs


By 2470, Lucas Technologies merged with General Mechanics, forming one of the largest military contractors in the Terran Hegemony.[1]


General Mechanics has manufacturing centers on the following planets:


Components produced on Mars:[2][3]
Component Type
WSP-1 Wasp[3] Light BattleMech (Primitive)
WSP-1A Wasp[4] Light BattleMech
WSP-3L Wasp[citation needed] Light BattleMech
KTO-20 Kintaro[2] Medium BattleMech
1A Type 5 Wasp[4]
1A Type 5 Endo Steel Wasp[citation needed]
Technicron-2 Endo Steel Kintaro[2]
Fusion Engine
Hermes 120 Wasp[citation needed]
Core Tek 275 Kintaro[2]
Jump Jets
Rawlings 52 Wasp[citation needed]
Ferro-fibrous Armor
Leopard V ferro-fibrous Kintaro[2]
Communications System
Duotech 65 Wasp[citation needed]
OmniComm 3 Kintaro[2]
Targeting-Tracking System
RadCom TXX Wasp[citation needed]
Starbeam 3000 Kintaro[2]
Medium Laser
Magna Mk. II for Export[citation needed]
Large Laser
Magna Mk. III Shipped to Terra for Emperor[citation needed]
ER Medium Laser
Magna Mk. VI Kintaro[2] & Wasp[citation needed]
Hovertec Hex Kintaro[2]
Death Blossom Wasp/Shipped to Terra for Ahab[citation needed]
Narc Missile Beacon
Series II Pragma Kintaro/Shipped to Terra for Phoenix Hawk[citation needed]


  1. Experimental Technical Readout: Primitives, Volume 2, p. 11
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 Technical Readout: 3050 Upgrade, p. 200, "Produced Kintaro Components"
  3. 3.0 3.1 Experimental Technical Readout: Primitives, Volume 2, p. 3
  4. 4.0 4.1 Technical Readout: 3025, p. 10