Technical Data

Battlemech: Dragon
Variant: DRG-1NL*
Chassis Mass: 60 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 1180

Engine: Fusion
Gyro: Standard
Cockpit: Standard
Structure: Standard
Armor: Standard

Movement: 5/8/0
Dissipation: 11
Armor Mass: 10.0 Tons
Armor Factor: 160


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
AC/10 RA
Mlas LA

Equipment Location
Ammo (LRM-5) 24 CT
Ammo (AC/10) 10 RA

   Threat Assessment

Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 107.6 17
Optimized 108.5 21
Redline 108.5 21

Test Results

The DRG-1NL* has mediocre baseline damage output with almost no opportunity to optimize (+1 versus baseline). This Dragon variant builds up insignificant amounts of heat and is very easy to control.

   Redline Benchmark

   Optimized Benchmark

   Benchmark Comparison

Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 6.0
Critical Hits 3.2 per Game
Time to Kill 13.6 Turns

Test Results

The DRG-1NL* deals slightly above average damage per hit, generates an average number of critical chances and struggles to bring down targets.

   Lethality Test

   Cumulative Lethality

Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 79.6%
Survival Rate 69.3%
Destruction Rate 30.7%

Test Results

This configuration of the Dragon has reliable armor coverage that is below spec on the arms and is extremely over spec on the rear torso. The DRG-1NL* has above average survivability and attributes a large percentage of deaths to ammo explosions.

   Survivability Benchmark

   Ammo Analysis

   Cumulative Survivability

Key Metrics

Ground MP 5/8
Jump MP 0
Target Mod (avg) +2.8

Test Results

The Dragon DRG-1NL* has average mobility with no jump capability. This battlemech takes an average number of actuator hits while maintaining a very good average target modifier.

   Motive Hits

   Target Modifer Analysis

Key Metrics

Battle Value: 1180
Effective Loss 15.1%
Skill Sensitivity 0.596

Test Results

The DRG-1NL* ranks in the middle of the efficiency curve while showing some response to increases in gunnery skill.

   Effective Damage Analysis

   Efficiency Rating

   Gunnery Sensitivity Analysis

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