Technical Data

Battlemech: Shadow Hawk
Variant: SHD-2D2
Chassis Mass: 55 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 1049

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

Movement: 5/8/3
Dissipation: 12
Armor Mass: 6.5 Tons
Armor Factor: 104

   HTAL


Weapons & Equipment

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

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

   Threat Assessment



Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 103.5 22
Optimized 106.1 32
Redline 102.9 42

Test Results

The SHD-2D2 has mediocre baseline damage output with almost no opportunity to optimize (+3 versus baseline). This Shadow Hawk variant builds up insignificant amounts of heat and is very easy to control.

   Redline Benchmark


   Optimized Benchmark


   Benchmark Comparison



Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 4.4
Critical Hits 4.3 per Game
Time to Kill 14.7 Turns

Test Results

The SHD-2D2 deals just below average damage per hit, generates a very high number of criticals and rarely delivers a killing blow.

   Lethality Test


   Cumulative Lethality



Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 56.2%
Survival Rate 45.4%
Destruction Rate 54.6%

Test Results

This configuration of the Shadow Hawk has poor armor coverage that is vulnerable on the arms and is over spec on the rear torso. The SHD-2D2 has average survivability and attributes a large percentage of deaths to ammo explosions.

   Survivability Benchmark


   Ammo Analysis


   Cumulative Survivability



Key Metrics

Ground MP 5/8
Jump MP 3
Target Mod (avg) +2.5

Test Results

The Shadow Hawk SHD-2D2 has above average mobility with jump capabilities. This battlemech is very susceptible to actuator hits while maintaining a very good average target modifier.

   Motive Hits


   Target Modifer Analysis



Key Metrics

Battle Value: 1049
Effective Loss 29.8%
Skill Sensitivity 0.552

Test Results

The SHD-2D2 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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