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                 BattleMech Technical Readout

Name/Model:         Toyama TYM-1A
Designer:           Catalyst Game Labs
Source(s):          Record Sheets: 3060 Unabridged
                    Record Sheets: 3060
Technology:         Inner Sphere
Technology Rating:  E
Tonnage:            75
Configuration:      Biped BattleMech
Era/Year:           Clan Invasion / 3057
Rules (Current):    Standard
Rules (Era):        Standard
Rules (Year):       Standard
Total Cost:         16,120,125 C-Bills
Battle Value:       1,714

Chassis:              Endo Steel
Power Plant:          Vlar 300 XL
Walking Speed:        43.2 kph  
Maximum Speed:        64.8 kph  
Jump Jets:            None
    Jump Capacity:    None
Armor:                Durallex Heavy
    1 Doombud LRM 20
    2 Diverse Optics Sunbeam ER Large Lasers
    1 Imperator Code Red LB 10-X AC
    3 Magna Mark II Medium Lasers
Manufacturer:         Gibson Federated BattleMechs
    Primary Factory:  Gibson
Communications:       Basix 200 with Guardian ECM Suite
Targeting & Tracking: Garret A99

    The Toyama, like the Buccaneer and the Grand Crusader, was designed and built for the Word
    of Blake following their exodus to Gibson. Unlike many other new Word of Blake 'Mechs, the
    Toyama was designed by an outsider - Dr. Thaddeus Anable, a military technology consultant
    with the Free Worlds League's Heliopolis design labs. As part of an arrangement with
    Captain-General Thomas Marik, Anable passed the design to the Word of Blake, who put it into
    production in early 3057.

    Designed as a multi-purpose 'Mech, the Toyama can engage in extended operations without
    resupply. Its main weapons are a pair of Diverse Optics Sunbeam extended-range large lasers
    mounted in the right arm. A Doombud LRM-20 in the torso and an Imperator Code Red autocannon
    in the left arm provide additional firepower in short engagements. With storage capacity for
    two full tons of autocannon ammunition, the Toyama can carry a mix of rounds, allowing the
    pilot to tailor the 'Mech's loadout to his own preference or mission requirements. A cluster
    of lasers in the 'Mech's torso provides additional firepower, though their effective range
    is less than 300 meters and their tracking capabilities are limited.
    The Toyama also carries a state-of-the-art defense measure in the right torso: the
    Guardian ECM system, which limits the effectiveness of advanced targeting and tracking
    systems used in close proximity to the 'Mech. The original design called for an anti-missile
    system to be installed alongside the ECM system, but space considerations ultimately caused
    the designers to omit the anti-missile system in favor of a larger LRM launcher.

    To date, the Toyama has been deployed only with the Word of Blake Militia. Plans to ship
    several to the Atrean Dragoons were postponed when the Word of Blake launched Operation
    Odysseus, in which Blake Militia troops masquerading as the mercenary 21st Centauri Lancers
    infiltrated and sabotaged ComStar's defenses on Terra. During that operation, the Blakist
    forces used at least four Toyamas.

Equipment                                                             Mass                      
Internal Structure:                         Endo Steel                 4.00                     
Engine:                                       300 XL                   9.50                     
    Walking MP:                                 4                                               
    Running MP:                                 6                                               
    Jumping MP:                                 0                                               
Heat Sinks (Double):                         14 [28]                   4.00                     
Gyro:                                        Standard                  3.00                     
Cockpit:                                     Standard                  3.00                     
Armor Factor:                                  192                    12.00                     
    Type:                                    Standard                                           

                                    Internal         Armor     
                                    Structure        Value     
    Head:                               3              9       
    Center Torso:                      23             30       
    Center Torso (rear):                               9       
    R/L Torso:                         16             20       
    R/L Torso (rear):                                  7       
    R/L Arm:                           12             20       
    R/L Leg:                           16             25       

Weapons and Ammo                                       Location          Critical     Tonnage   
Guardian ECM Suite                                        RT                2          1.50             
LRM 20                                                    RT                5         10.00             
LRM 20 (Ammo 12)                                          RT                2          2.00             
3 Medium Lasers                                           LT                3          3.00             
2 ER Large Lasers                                         RA                4         10.00             
LB 10-X AC                                                LA                6         11.00             
LB 10-X AC (Ammo 10)                                      LA                1          1.00             
LB 10-X AC (Ammo 10) [Cluster]                            LA                1          1.00             

Alpha Strike Statistics                                             
Point Value (PV): 39
TP: BM,  SZ: 3,  TMM: 1,  MV: 8"
Damage: (S) 4 / (M) 4 / (L) 4,  OV: 1
Armor (A): 6,  Structure (S): 3
Specials: ECM, FLK1/1/1, IF1