Light NPPC

Light Naval PPC (Light NPPC)
Production information
Type Capital Energy (Direct Fire)
Tech Base Inner Sphere/Clan[1]
Year Availability 2358 (TH)[2][1]
Technical specifications
Heat 105[3]
Damage 7 (Capital)[3]
70 (Standard)[4]
Minimum Range N/A
Short Range 1-11
Medium Range 12-22
Long Range 23-33
Extreme Range 34-44
Tons 1,400[1]
Ammo Per Ton N/A
Cost (unloaded) 2,000,000[1][5]
Ammo Cost (per ton) N/A[3]
BV (1.0) 1,663[5]
BV (2.0) 1,659[6]


The Light Naval Particle Projector Cannon is designed to inflict a massive amount of energy and thermal damage to enemy WarShips. As it is so massive, the system has difficulty targeting enemy craft smaller than 500 tons. The Light NPPC offers good range and damage potential for its cost, which explains why it is so popular with WarShip designers.[2]


The Light Naval PPC is manufactured in the following systems:


Manufactured on Manufactured by Typically used in References
Bowie Industries Bug-Eye [7]


  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, pp. 333–334: "Naval PPC (Capital PPC)"
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Tactical Operations, p. 408: "Heavy Weapons and Equipment Combat Data"
  4. AeroTech 2, p. 101: "Combat Tables"
  5. 5.0 5.1 AeroTech 2, p. 54: "Weapon and Equipment BV and Costs"
  6. Tactical Operations, p. 384: "Inner Sphere Capital Scale Weapons and Equipment BV Table"
  7. Technical Readout: 2750, p. 124: "Bug-Eye"