Technical Data

Battlemech: Rifleman
Variant: RFL-5D
Chassis Mass: 60 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 1395

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

Movement: 4/6/0
Dissipation: 34
Armor Mass: 9.0 Tons
Armor Factor: 144

   HTAL


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
erPPC LA
erPPC RA
LLas LA
LLas RA

Equipment Location

   Threat Assessment



Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 172.3 0
Optimized 186.1 43
Redline 73.9 246

Test Results

The RFL-5D has average baseline damage output with solid damage optimization potential (+14 versus baseline). This Rifleman variant builds up heat rapidly and can be difficult to manage.

   Redline Benchmark


   Optimized Benchmark


   Benchmark Comparison



Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 8.7
Critical Hits 3.2 per Game
Time to Kill 8.8 Turns

Test Results

The RFL-5D deals a high amount of damage per hit, generates an average number of critical chances and has the capability to take down targets quickly.

   Lethality Test


   Cumulative Lethality



Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 71.6%
Survival Rate 34.8%
Destruction Rate 65.2%

Test Results

This configuration of the Rifleman has reliable armor coverage that is vulnerable on the arms and is extremely over spec on the rear torso. The RFL-5D has below average survivability and carries no ammo.

   Survivability Benchmark


   Ammo Analysis


   Cumulative Survivability



Key Metrics

Ground MP 4/6
Jump MP 0
Target Mod (avg) +1.7

Test Results

The Rifleman RFL-5D has fair mobility with no jump capability. This battlemech is very susceptible to actuator hits while maintaining a fair average target modifier.

   Motive Hits


   Target Modifer Analysis



Key Metrics

Battle Value: 1395
Effective Loss 27.3%
Skill Sensitivity 0.598

Test Results

The RFL-5D is an above average performer that is likely to earn its BV back while showing some response to increases in gunnery skill.

   Effective Damage Analysis


   Efficiency Rating


   Gunnery Sensitivity Analysis





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