Technical Data

Battlemech: Hatchetman
Variant: HCT-3E*
Chassis Mass: 45 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 947

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

Movement: 4/6/4
Dissipation: 10
Armor Mass: 8.5 Tons
Armor Factor: 136


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
AC/10 RT

Equipment Location
Ammo (AC/10) 10 CT

   Threat Assessment

Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 90.6 0
Optimized 90.6 0
Redline 90.6 0

Test Results

The HCT-3E* has mediocre baseline damage output with almost no opportunity to optimize (+0 versus baseline). This Hatchetman variant rarely builds up heat and is extremely easy to manage.

   Redline Benchmark

   Optimized Benchmark

   Benchmark Comparison

Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 7.1
Critical Hits 2.6 per Game
Time to Kill 14.9 Turns

Test Results

The HCT-3E* deals above average damage per hit, generates a below average amount critical chances and rarely delivers a killing blow.

   Lethality Test

   Cumulative Lethality

Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 88.9%
Survival Rate 48.8%
Destruction Rate 51.2%

Test Results

This configuration of the Hatchetman has heavy armor coverage that is extremely weak on the arms and is slightly over spec on the legs. The HCT-3E* has average survivability and is infrequently destroyed by ammo explosions.

   Survivability Benchmark

   Ammo Analysis

   Cumulative Survivability

Key Metrics

Ground MP 4/6
Jump MP 4
Target Mod (avg) +1.8

Test Results

The Hatchetman HCT-3E* has fair mobility with good jump capabilities. This battlemech is very susceptible to actuator hits while maintaining a competitive average target modifier.

   Motive Hits

   Target Modifer Analysis

Key Metrics

Battle Value: 947
Effective Loss 24.3%
Skill Sensitivity 0.572

Test Results

The HCT-3E* 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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