Personal transponder

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Personal transponder
Type Communications Gear
Tech Level TL–9
Cost Cr100

A short-ranged Identify Friend-or-Foe system. The basic system allows the identification of friendly troops in a battlefield situation. More advanced one add lock-outs to the weapon system to prevent friendly fire incidents. Unit commanders have the ability to disable the lock-out if they feel the enemy forces are exploiting the system. A small internal battery powers the transponder for a year.

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