Technical Data

Battlemech: Zeus
Variant: ZEU-9S
Chassis Mass: 80 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 1639

Engine: Fusion
Gyro: Standard
Cockpit: Standard
Structure: Standard
Armor: Ferro-Fibrous

Movement: 4/6/0
Dissipation: 34
Armor Mass: 11.0 Tons
Armor Factor: 197


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
erLLas LT

Equipment Location
Ammo (LRM-15) 8 RT

   Threat Assessment

Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 185.6 0
Optimized 185.6 0
Redline 185.6 0

Test Results

The ZEU-9S has terrifying baseline damage output with almost no opportunity to optimize (+0 versus baseline). This Zeus variant rarely builds up heat and is extremely easy to manage.

   Redline Benchmark

   Optimized Benchmark

   Benchmark Comparison

Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 6.6
Critical Hits 3.8 per Game
Time to Kill 8.5 Turns

Test Results

The ZEU-9S deals slightly above average damage per hit, generates a high number of critical chances and has the capability to take down targets quickly.

   Lethality Test

   Cumulative Lethality

Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 79.8%
Survival Rate 87.8%
Destruction Rate 12.2%

Test Results

This configuration of the Zeus has reliable armor coverage that is underarmored on the center torso and is heavily overarmored on the side torsos. The ZEU-9S is very difficult to bring down and carries no ammo.

   Survivability Benchmark

   Ammo Analysis

   Cumulative Survivability

Key Metrics

Ground MP 4/6
Jump MP 0
Target Mod (avg) +1.9

Test Results

The Zeus ZEU-9S has fair mobility with no jump capability. This battlemech sees very few motive hits while maintaining a competitive average target modifier.

   Motive Hits

   Target Modifer Analysis

Key Metrics

Battle Value: 1639
Effective Loss 4.6%
Skill Sensitivity 0.511

Test Results

The ZEU-9S is a solid choice that outperforms most other battlemechs while showing some response to increases in gunnery skill.

   Effective Damage Analysis

   Efficiency Rating

   Gunnery Sensitivity Analysis

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