Technical Data

Battlemech: Grendel
Variant: Alt Config A
Chassis Mass: 45 Tons
Tech Base: Clan
Battle Value: 2031

Engine: XL Fusion
Gyro: Standard
Cockpit: Standard
Structure: Endo Steel
Armor: Ferro-Fibrous

Movement: 7/11/7
Dissipation: 20
Armor Mass: 7.5 Tons
Armor Factor: 144


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
cLRM-15 LT
cLRM-15 RT
cerSLas RA

Equipment Location
Ammo (LRM-15) 8 LT
Ammo (LRM-15) 8 LT
Ammo (LRM-15) 8 RT
Ammo (LRM-15) 8 RT

   Threat Assessment

Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 192.6 0
Optimized 192.6 0
Redline 192.6 0

Test Results

The Grendel has terrifying baseline damage output with almost no opportunity to optimize (+0 versus baseline). This Grendel variant rarely builds up heat and is extremely easy to manage.

   Redline Benchmark

   Optimized Benchmark

   Benchmark Comparison

Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 4.8
Critical Hits 5.0 per Game
Time to Kill 9.2 Turns

Test Results

The Grendel deals just below average damage per hit, almost generates one critical chance per turn and has faster-than-average time to kill.

   Lethality Test

   Cumulative Lethality

Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 94.1%
Survival Rate 83.3%
Destruction Rate 16.7%

Test Results

This configuration of the Grendel has heavy armor coverage that is slightly underarmored on the center torso and is grossly overarmored on the rear torso. The Grendel is difficult to bring down and is infrequently destroyed by ammo explosions.

   Survivability Benchmark

   Ammo Analysis

   Cumulative Survivability

Key Metrics

Ground MP 7/11
Jump MP 7
Target Mod (avg) +3.9

Test Results

The Grendel has excellent mobility with tremendous jump capabilities. This battlemech sees little-to-no motive hits while maintaining a virtually unhittable average target modifier.

   Motive Hits

   Target Modifer Analysis

Key Metrics

Battle Value: 2031
Effective Loss 6.7%
Skill Sensitivity 0.315

Test Results

The Grendel is an above average performer that is likely to earn its BV back while showing little response to an increase in gunnery skill.

   Effective Damage Analysis

   Efficiency Rating

   Gunnery Sensitivity Analysis

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