Technical Data

Battlemech: Vindicator
Variant: VND-1RA*
Chassis Mass: 45 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 1051

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

Movement: 4/6/4
Dissipation: 16
Armor Mass: 8.5 Tons
Armor Factor: 136

   HTAL


Weapons & Equipment

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

Equipment Location
Ammo (LRM-5) 24 LT

   Threat Assessment



Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 96.6 18
Optimized 105.2 30
Redline 100.1 61

Test Results

The VND-1RA* has mediocre baseline damage output with some damage optimization potential (+9 versus baseline). This Vindicator variant builds up some heat but is easy to control.

   Redline Benchmark


   Optimized Benchmark


   Benchmark Comparison



Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 6.4
Critical Hits 3.1 per Game
Time to Kill 14.1 Turns

Test Results

The VND-1RA* 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 88.9%
Survival Rate 38.3%
Destruction Rate 61.7%

Test Results

This configuration of the Vindicator has heavy armor coverage that is vulnerable on the arms and is slightly over spec on the legs. The VND-1RA* 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-1RA* 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: 1051
Effective Loss 24.5%
Skill Sensitivity 0.642

Test Results

The VND-1RA* 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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