Technical Data

Battlemech: Marauder
Variant: MAD-5S
Chassis Mass: 75 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 1799

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

Movement: 4/6/0
Dissipation: 32
Armor Mass: 11.5 Tons
Armor Factor: 184


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
Gauss RT

Equipment Location
Ammo (Gauss) 8 LT

   Threat Assessment

Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 268.5 12
Optimized 273.8 24
Redline 249.5 65

Test Results

The MAD-5S has incredible baseline damage output with little damage optimization potential (+5 versus baseline). This Marauder variant builds up some heat but is easy to control.

   Redline Benchmark

   Optimized Benchmark

   Benchmark Comparison

Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 10.8
Critical Hits 2.9 per Game
Time to Kill 6.5 Turns

Test Results

The MAD-5S delivers a devastating amount of damage per hit, generates an average number of critical chances and takes down targets easily.

   Lethality Test

   Cumulative Lethality

Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 79.7%
Survival Rate 64.5%
Destruction Rate 35.5%

Test Results

This configuration of the Marauder has reliable armor coverage that is vulnerable on the arms and is over spec on the center torso. The MAD-5S has above average survivability and carries no ammo.

   Survivability Benchmark

   Ammo Analysis

   Cumulative Survivability

Key Metrics

Ground MP 4/6
Jump MP 0
Target Mod (avg) +1.8

Test Results

The Marauder MAD-5S has fair mobility with no jump capability. This battlemech is susceptible to actuator hits while maintaining a competitive average target modifier.

   Motive Hits

   Target Modifer Analysis

Key Metrics

Battle Value: 1799
Effective Loss 12.2%
Skill Sensitivity 0.629

Test Results

The MAD-5S is an excellent choice that blows away the benchmarks while showing some response to increases in gunnery skill.

   Effective Damage Analysis

   Efficiency Rating

   Gunnery Sensitivity Analysis

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