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                 BattleMech Technical Readout

Name/Model:         Cypress CYS-1KD
Designer:           Krulla_Chief
Source(s):          Custom Mordel.Net Units
Technology:         Inner Sphere
Technology Rating:  E
Tonnage:            35
Role:               Striker
Configuration:      Biped BattleMech
Era/Year:           Dark Age / 3150
Rules (Current):    Standard
Rules (Era):        Standard
Rules (Year):       Standard
Total Cost:         6,462,810 C-Bills
Battle Value:       991

Chassis:              Standard
Power Plant:          245 XL
Walking Speed:        75.6 kph  
Maximum Speed:        118.8 kph 
Jump Jets:            Standard
    Jump Capacity:    210 meters
Armor:                Stealth
    1 Light PPC
    2 ER Flamers
    3 Small Pulse Lasers
Manufacturer:         Unknown
    Primary Factory:  Unknown
Communications:       Unknown with Guardian ECM Suite
Targeting & Tracking: Unknown

    Created as a generalist striker unit by commission from some financially flush mercenary
    company to the same company that made the Jackrabbit. In contrast to the Jackrabbit,
    however, the design team listened to slightly more sober customers for a more concentrated
    design effort.
    Of particular note was that their design request was for a covert ops Light 'Mech that was
    particularly suited for rapid strikes against entrenched infantry with the ability to
    counter enemy E-War.

    The doublet of Extended Range Flamers as well as the triplet of Small Pulse Lasers allows
    the Cypress to work wonders upon any entrenched infantry it comes across, while still
    allowing it to threaten bigger units. Add to this its Center Torso mounted Light PPC
    allowing it to disrupt any enemy it strikes against with a nominal amount of punch as well
    as the usual disruption a PPC applies to a mech, and its job is made clear.
    The seven standard jump jets allows it to get behind an enemy and do rapid strike and fade
    strikes. The six and a half tons of Stealth Armor allows it to hide from most sensors, with
    the Guardian ECM being used primarily to counter-jam any enemy that also has E-War
    It does, however, run the risk of running hot should a Mechwarrior not be careful with their

Equipment                                                             Mass                      
Internal Structure:                          Standard                  3.50                     
Engine:                                       245 XL                   6.00                     
    Walking MP:                                 7                                               
    Running MP:                                 11                                              
    Jumping MP:                                 7                                               
Heat Sinks (Double):                         10 [20]                   0.00                     
Gyro:                                        Standard                  3.00                     
Cockpit:                                     Standard                  3.00                     
Armor Factor:                                  104                     6.50                     
    Type:                                    Stealth                                            

                                    Internal         Armor     
                                    Structure        Value     
    Head:                               3              9       
    Center Torso:                      11             14       
    Center Torso (rear):                               3       
    R/L Torso:                          8             12       
    R/L Torso (rear):                                  3       
    R/L Arm:                            6             12       
    R/L Leg:                            8             12       

Weapons and Ammo                                       Location          Critical     Tonnage   
Small Pulse Laser                                         H                 1          1.00             
Light PPC                                                 CT                2          3.00             
4 Jump Jets                                               RT                4          2.00             
Guardian ECM Suite                                        LT                2          1.50             
3 Jump Jets                                               LT                3          1.50             
ER Flamer                                                 RA                1          1.00             
Small Pulse Laser                                         RA                1          1.00             
ER Flamer                                                 LA                1          1.00             
Small Pulse Laser                                         LA                1          1.00             

Alpha Strike Statistics                                             
Point Value (PV): 28
TP: BM,  SZ: 1,  TMM: 3,  MV: 14"j
Damage: (S) 2 / (M) 1 / (L) 1,  OV: 0
Armor (A): 3,  Structure (S): 2
Specials: ECM, ENE, STL