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Weapon & Equipment Information
General Details
Name:  Talons
Type (Category):  Weapon (Melee)
Technology:  Clan
Available To:  BattleMechs
Reference:  Tactical Operations: Advanced Units & Equipment (p. 102)

Description:
Description not provided

Game Rules:
Game rules not provided

Construction Rules:
May be mounted on any available unit type with adherence to the following construction rules:
 Not allowed if Land-Air (Bimodal), or Land-Air (Standard) is selected for the unitís Chassis
 May mount up to one per unit
Clan Data
Prototype Date:  3072
Production Date:  3087
Extinction Date:  —
Recovery Date:  —

WEAPONS AND EQUIPMENT COMBAT AND CONSTRUCTION TABLE
Heat (Aero)
Damage (Aero)
Range (Aero)
Rating
Availability
Cost (C-bills)
Weight (Tons)
Criticals
Battle Value
Direct-Fire
Explosive
0 (0)
– (–)
–/1/–/– (–)
E
0
0.000
*
* See rules for this equipment

Additional Construction Rules
The following construction rules extend the ones previously listed and are applicable for this technology base:
 Requires two critical slots to be allocated in each of the Legs

RULES LEVEL PROGRESSION TABLE
Start Year
End Year
Rules Level
3072
3086
Experimental
3087
Advanced

ALPHA STRIKE WEAPON CONVERSION TABLE
Heat
Short
Medium
Long
Extreme
Special Abilities
Melee

Special Unit Abilities
The special unit abilities described here are intended for use with the Alpha Strike rule system:
 Melee (MEL)
This special ability indicates that the íMech is equipped with a physical attack weapon, and adds 1 additional point of physical attack damage on a successful Melee-type physical attack.

MTF Output → Critical Slot:  Talons
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