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                 BattleMech Technical Readout

Name/Model:         Foxhound B
Designer:           Knightrunner
Source(s):          Custom Mordel.Net Units
Technology:         Clan
Technology Rating:  F
Tonnage:            40
Configuration:      Biped BattleMech
Era/Year:           Clan Invasion / 3050
Rules (Current):    Tournament Legal
Rules (Era):        Tournament Legal
Rules (Year):       Tournament Legal
Total Cost:         7,415,893 C-Bills
Battle Value:       1,778

Structure:            Endo Steel
Power Plant:          280 XL
Walking Speed:        75.6 kph  
Maximum Speed:        118.8 kph 
Jump Jets:            None
    Jump Capacity:    None
Armor:                Ferro-Fibrous
Armament:             
    1 Medium Pulse Laser
    4 Streak SRM 6s
Manufacturer:         Unknown
    Primary Factory:  Unknown
Communications:       Unknown
Targeting & Tracking: Unknown

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Overview:
    Designed by Clan Snow Raven scientists, the Foxhound is a compromise between the firepower
    of the Puma and the speed of the vaunted Fenris design. With massive XL engines being
    reserved for heavy omni's, the design team chose the 280 XL and the 40-ton frame as best
    suited to a fast medium omnimech.
    
    
    
    NOTE: The original Foxhound design carried 17 ton of pod space and 7 tons of Ferro-Fibrous
    armor.  The Prime variant mistakenly shows only 16.5 tons of pod space and and extra .5 ton
    of armor.  Thanks to Sleeping Dragon for drawing my attention to the error.

Capabilities:
    The B variant is a pilot favorite for R-team salvage missions.  The pulse laser and SRM
    combination is highly effective against the vehicles, infantry, and damaged mechs frequently
    encountered during salvage operations.  The low range and limited ammunition of the
    launchers remains a problem, but many pilots feel that speed and the ammo-efficiency of the
    Streak systems makes up for this flaw.  Still, the Foxhound B is seldom sent into action
    without star-mates carrying long-range weaponry.
    
    
    
    This variant is also typically used in conjunction with elementals.

Deployment:
    This design has yet to see major action, but several prototypes have already been
    incorporated into Snow Raven R-teams.

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Equipment                                                             Mass                      
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Internal Structure:                         Endo Steel                 2.00                     
Engine:                                       280 XL                   8.00                     
    Walking MP:                                 7                                               
    Running MP:                                 11                                              
    Jumping MP:                                 0                                               
Heat Sinks (Double):                         10 [20]                   0.00                     
Gyro:                                        Standard                  3.00                     
Cockpit:                                     Standard                  3.00                     
Armor Factor:                                  134                     7.00                     
    Type:                                 Ferro-Fibrous                                         

                                    Internal         Armor     
                                    Structure        Value     
    Head:                               3              9       
    Center Torso:                      12             18       
    Center Torso (rear):                               5       
    R/L Torso:                         10             16       
    R/L Torso (rear):                                  4       
    R/L Arm:                            6             12       
    R/L Leg:                           10             19       

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Weapons and Ammo                                       Location          Critical     Tonnage   
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Medium Pulse Laser                                        H                 1          2.00             
Streak SRM 6                                              RT                2          3.00             
Streak SRM 6                                              LT                2          3.00             
Streak SRM 6 (Ammo 15)                                    LT                1          1.00             
Streak SRM 6                                              RA                2          3.00             
Streak SRM 6 (Ammo 15)                                    RA                1          1.00             
Streak SRM 6                                              LA                2          3.00             
Streak SRM 6 (Ammo 15)                                    LA                1          1.00