Technical Data

Battlemech: Panther
Variant: PNT-9C*
Chassis Mass: 35 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 778

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

Movement: 4/6/4
Dissipation: 13
Armor Mass: 6.5 Tons
Armor Factor: 104

   HTAL


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
LRM-5 CT
PPC RA

Equipment Location
Ammo (LRM-5) 24 LT

   Threat Assessment



Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 77.7 0
Optimized 77.7 0
Redline 77.7 0

Test Results

The PNT-9C* has weak baseline damage output with almost no opportunity to optimize (+0 versus baseline). This Panther 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 2.1 per Game
Time to Kill 18.0 Turns

Test Results

The PNT-9C* deals above average damage per hit, generates a low number of critical chances and lacks the capability to bring down targets.

   Lethality Test


   Cumulative Lethality



Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 87.4%
Survival Rate 5.9%
Destruction Rate 94.1%

Test Results

This configuration of the Panther has heavy armor coverage that is below spec on the arms and is extremely over spec on the rear torso. The PNT-9C* is easily destroyed and attributes a large percentage of deaths to ammo explosions.

   Survivability Benchmark


   Ammo Analysis


   Cumulative Survivability



Key Metrics

Ground MP 4/6
Jump MP 4
Target Mod (avg) +1.4

Test Results

The Panther PNT-9C* has fair mobility with good jump capabilities. This battlemech is dangerously vulnerable to actuator hits while maintaining a low average target modifier.

   Motive Hits


   Target Modifer Analysis



Key Metrics

Battle Value: 778
Effective Loss 40.7%
Skill Sensitivity 0.603

Test Results

The PNT-9C* ranks just below average in terms of efficiency while showing some response to increases in gunnery skill.

   Effective Damage Analysis


   Efficiency Rating


   Gunnery Sensitivity Analysis





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