Technical Data

Battlemech: Vindicator
Variant: VND-1R
Chassis Mass: 45 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 1024

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

Movement: 4/6/4
Dissipation: 16
Armor Mass: 9.0 Tons
Armor Factor: 144

   HTAL


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
PPC RA
LRM-5 LT
MLas H
SLas LA

Equipment Location
Ammo (LRM-5) 24 LT

   Threat Assessment



Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 97.9 3
Optimized 97.9 3
Redline 97.9 3

Test Results

The VND-1R has mediocre baseline damage output with almost no opportunity to optimize (+0 versus baseline). This Vindicator variant rarely builds up heat and is extremely easy to manage.

   Redline Benchmark


   Optimized Benchmark


   Benchmark Comparison



Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 6.3
Critical Hits 3.0 per Game
Time to Kill 14.6 Turns

Test Results

The VND-1R deals slightly above average damage per hit, generates an average number of critical chances and rarely delivers a killing blow.

   Lethality Test


   Cumulative Lethality



Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 94.1%
Survival Rate 38.5%
Destruction Rate 61.6%

Test Results

This configuration of the Vindicator has heavy armor coverage that is below spec on the arms and is extremely over spec on the rear torso. The VND-1R has below average survivability and is infrequently destroyed by ammo explosions.

   Survivability Benchmark


   Ammo Analysis


   Cumulative Survivability



Key Metrics

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

Test Results

The Vindicator VND-1R has fair mobility with good jump capabilities. This battlemech is very susceptible to actuator hits while maintaining a fair average target modifier.

   Motive Hits


   Target Modifer Analysis



Key Metrics

Battle Value: 1024
Effective Loss 23.4%
Skill Sensitivity 0.631

Test Results

The VND-1R 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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