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General Details
Name:  Long Tom Artillery Cannon
Type (Category):  Weapon (Ballistic)
Technology:  Inner Sphere, Clan
Available To:  BattleMechs (BM), IndustrialMechs (IM)
Reference:  Tactical Operations: Advanced Units & Equipment (p. 97)

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
Inner Sphere Data
Prototype Date:  3012
Production Date:  3079
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
20 (20)
20A (20)
4/6/13/20 (Long)
B
650,000
20.000
15
329.000

Additional Construction Rules
The following construction rules extend the ones previously listed and are applicable for this technology base:
 May be split across multiple locations

RULES LEVEL PROGRESSION TABLE
Start Year
End Year
Rules Level
3012
3078
Experimental
3079
Advanced

AMMUNITION COMBAT AND CONSTRUCTION TABLE
Type
Rounds
Rating
Availability
Cost (C-bills)
Weight (Tons)
Battle Value
Explosive
Prototype
Production
Extinction
Recovery
Reference
Standard
5
B
20,000
1
41.000
3012
3072
TO:AUE (p. 97)
Fuel-Air
5
C
60,000
1
57.000
PS
IO (p. 165)

ALPHA STRIKE WEAPON CONVERSION TABLE
Heat
Max Range
Damage
Area of Effect
Special Abilities
20
40"
2
2"
Artillery

Special Unit Abilities
The special unit abilities described here are intended for use with the Alpha Strike rule system:
 Artillery (ARTLTC)
This special ability lets a unit make an artillery attack. Each different type of artillery a unit carries is listed separately, with the number indicating the number of that type carried. For example, a unit with two Long Tom artillery weapons would record this as ARTLT-2.

MTF Output → Weapon List:  Long Tom Cannon
MTF Output → Critical Slot:  ISLongTomCannon
PDF Output → Critical Slot:  Long Tom Artillery Cannon
Clan Data
Prototype Date:  3032
Production Date:  3079
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
20 (20)
20A (20)
4/6/13/20 (Long)
B
650,000
20.000
15
329.000

Additional Construction Rules
The following construction rules extend the ones previously listed and are applicable for this technology base:
 May be split across multiple locations

RULES LEVEL PROGRESSION TABLE
Start Year
End Year
Rules Level
3032
3078
Experimental
3079
Advanced

AMMUNITION COMBAT AND CONSTRUCTION TABLE
Type
Rounds
Rating
Availability
Cost (C-bills)
Weight (Tons)
Battle Value
Explosive
Prototype
Production
Extinction
Recovery
Reference
Standard
5
B
20,000
1
41.000
3012
3072
TO:AUE (p. 97)
Fuel-Air
5
C
60,000
1
57.000
PS
IO (p. 165)

ALPHA STRIKE WEAPON CONVERSION TABLE
Heat
Max Range
Damage
Area of Effect
Special Abilities
20
40"
2
2"
Artillery

Special Unit Abilities
The special unit abilities described here are intended for use with the Alpha Strike rule system:
 Artillery (ARTLTC)
This special ability lets a unit make an artillery attack. Each different type of artillery a unit carries is listed separately, with the number indicating the number of that type carried. For example, a unit with two Long Tom artillery weapons would record this as ARTLT-2.

MTF Output → Weapon List:  Long Tom Cannon
MTF Output → Critical Slot:  CLLongTomCannon
PDF Output → Critical Slot:  Long Tom Artillery Cannon