Viewing Design Quirks
Design Quirk Information
General Details
Name:  Exposed Actuators
Type:     Negative
Cost:  One (1)
Available To:  BattleMechs
Reference:  BattleMech Manual (p. 87)

Description:
The actuators on some designs (such as the Commando) are poorly protected and more vulnerable to the effects of Swarm and Leg attacks by infantry. The Target Numbers for such attacks receive a 1 modifier.