Technical Data

Battlemech: Grendel
Variant: Prime
Chassis Mass: 45 Tons
Tech Base: Clan
Battle Value: 2290

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

Movement: 7/11/7
Dissipation: 24
Armor Mass: 7.5 Tons
Armor Factor: 144


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
cerLLas RA
cerMLas LA
cerMLas LA
cerMLas H
cerSLas RA

Equipment Location
Ammo (SSRM-6) 15 RT

   Threat Assessment

Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 203.3 19
Optimized 212.9 53
Redline 87.4 214

Test Results

The Grendel has terrifying baseline damage output with solid damage optimization potential (+10 versus baseline). This Grendel variant often deals with penalties from heat and can be challenging to control.

   Redline Benchmark

   Optimized Benchmark

   Benchmark Comparison

Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 7.7
Critical Hits 3.5 per Game
Time to Kill 8.9 Turns

Test Results

The Grendel deals above average damage per hit, generates an above average number of critical chances and has the capability to take down targets quickly.

   Lethality Test

   Cumulative Lethality

Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 94.1%
Survival Rate 85.8%
Destruction Rate 14.2%

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 very difficult to bring down and is rarely 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: 2290
Effective Loss 6.3%
Skill Sensitivity 0.478

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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