Radson class Medium Tank

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Radson class Medium Tank
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Unpublished, non-canon vehicle design.
Tech Level TL–6
Mass 46.9399 tonnes
Cost Cr. 145,386.94
Mode Ground (Tracked)
Type Light Tank
Speed 65kph
Cargo Personal Equipment
Crew 4
Passengers 0
Armament 9cm CPR, HMG, LMG
Manufacturer Various
Also see TBD

The Radson class Medium Tank is a Armored Fighting Vehicle.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Radson Medium Tank (TECH LEVEL-6) used by Kingdom of Peladon is an AFV. The vehicle has a crew of 4, a driver, commander, loader and a gunner. It is armed with a stabilized 9cm hyper velocity CPR gun with TL 6 direct fire control in a turret on the chassis deck.

Vehicle Dimensions: Height: 2m (+1m turret). Width: 3m. Length: 6m.
Total usable volume: 23.4m3
Total mass: 46.9399 tons.
Production Cost: Cr. 145,386.94
Movement: Road 65kph/54cm; Cross-Country 32.5kph/27cm.
Movement effect on fire: move < 1/2 -4 EFP, > 1/2 -4 FFP, no fire EFP
Armor: Chassis and turret front 34, chassis and turret sides 18, chassis and turret rear, belly and deck 10.
Target Size DMs: +2 low and +1 high hits.
Equipment: passive IR, head lights, 200 power radio, weapons stabilization, and 8 smoke dischargers.
Power: 1 megawatt improved internal combustion engine (ICE) consumes 500 liters of fuel per hour, fuel capacity 3,065.775 liters, enough for 6 hours. Ground Pressure 7.8233166 tons/m2, Power to weight 21.
The 9cm hyper velocity gun has storage for 50 rounds, enough for 50 fire phases. Rounds mass 22kg each. It has +2 signature, can engage 1 target/phase and its direct fire characteristics are:
Effective: Long: Extreme:
100m 200m 350m
Rounds available: Cost/round:
HE 15/2/2 110
HEAP 24 165
KEAP 34/31/28 165
KEAPER 32/29/26 181.5
There is a pintel mounted HMG with a gun-shield for the commander. There is storage for 2,000 rounds, enough for 20 fire phases. It can engage 2 targets and has +2 signature. Its direct fire characteristics are:
Effective: Long: Extreme:
50(6)+3 100(5)+2 150(3)+1
There is a coaxially mounted LMG with storage for 4,000 rounds, enough for 20 fire phases. It can engage 4 targets and has a +2 signature. Its direct fire characteristics are:
Effective: Long: Extreme:
35(3)+4 70(2)+2 100(2)+2
Vehicle: 8
Weapons: 2
Electronics: 8
Suspension: 3

Basic Vehicle Characteristics[edit]

Following the Imperial Army and IISS Universal Vehicle Profile and data, additional information is presented in the format shown here. The small craft factor indicates the number of squadrons (of ten craft) carried on the vehicle when applicable. Tonnage on the universal vehicle profile is shown in kilotons (thousands of tons) where necessary.

Basic Vehicle Characteristics
#. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage Total mass loaded: TBD metric tons.
  • Vehicle Dimensions: TBD
  • Total usable volume: TBD
2. Crew TBD
3. Performance Movement: TBD
4. Electronics Equipment: TBD
5. Hardpoints TBD
6. Armament Weapons: TBD
7. Defenses TBD
8. Craft None.
9. Fuel Fuel capacity TBD liters, enough for TBD hours (...almost TBD standard days).
10. Cost Production Cost: Cr. TBD
11. Construction Time TBD weeks.
12. Comments TBD

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