Technical Data

Battlemech: Shadow Hawk
Variant: SHD-2D
Chassis Mass: 55 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 899

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

Movement: 5/8/3
Dissipation: 14
Armor Mass: 4.5 Tons
Armor Factor: 72

   HTAL


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
AC/5 LT
MLas LA
MLas RA
LRM-5 RT
SRM-2 CT
SRM-2 H

Equipment Location
Ammo (AC/5) 20 LT
Ammo (SRM-2) 50 LT
Ammo (SRM-2) 50 RT
Ammo (LRM-5) 24 RT

   Threat Assessment



Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 100.9 0
Optimized 100.9 0
Redline 100.9 0

Test Results

The SHD-2D has mediocre baseline damage output with almost no opportunity to optimize (+0 versus baseline). This Shadow Hawk variant rarely builds up heat and is extremely easy to manage.

   Redline Benchmark


   Optimized Benchmark


   Benchmark Comparison



Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 3.7
Critical Hits 4.4 per Game
Time to Kill 13.8 Turns

Test Results

The SHD-2D deals some damage per hit, generates a very high number of criticals and struggles to bring down targets.

   Lethality Test


   Cumulative Lethality



Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 38.9%
Survival Rate 21.1%
Destruction Rate 78.9%

Test Results

This configuration of the Shadow Hawk has abysmal armor coverage that is vulnerable on the arms and is extremely over spec on the rear torso. The SHD-2D has low survivability and is very vulnerable to ammo explosions.

   Survivability Benchmark


   Ammo Analysis


   Cumulative Survivability



Key Metrics

Ground MP 5/8
Jump MP 3
Target Mod (avg) +2.2

Test Results

The Shadow Hawk SHD-2D has above average mobility with jump capabilities. This battlemech is very susceptible to actuator hits while maintaining a good average target modifier.

   Motive Hits


   Target Modifer Analysis



Key Metrics

Battle Value: 899
Effective Loss 47.0%
Skill Sensitivity 0.579

Test Results

The SHD-2D 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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