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UT-38/130 Main Battle Repulsortank

The Commonwealth soldier of the middle years during the Commonwealth
Sector War had much to be proud of. Imperial forces had been driven
back in a two-year-long retreat that was constantly under pressure
from Commowealth tank units, mainly equipped with UT-38/125s.

A large operation to try and entrap an immense Imperial tank force in the
northern sector of the planet Drakos required a special repulsortank to
spearhead the operation. By the latter stages of the war, the Empire began
to equip its armored forces with the fast and well-armed Lynx tanks and the
superlative, unmatched Lion repulsortanks. Commonwealth forces needed to
stay on top of the Empire, and a new UT-38 design was sent to the drawing
boards.

The Tyn'Ik Corporation once again produced a runaway success in creating
the UT-38/130. Incorporating a new metal alloy that was lighter than any
other at the time, yet still as durable as standard steel plating, the
UT-38/130 was hoped to be produced in large numbers by the Commonwealth
High Command.

The UT-38/130 is equipped with a 130mm cannon, a slightly larger calibre
gun than that of the Empire's Lynx repulsortank. A slight upgrade in
armor from the UT-38/125 included the addition of armor skirts, or plates
of steel bolted onto the sides of the tank to minimze the effects of
hollow- and shaped-charge weapons. The UT-38/130 is also fitted with a
concussion grenade launcher, a weapon that allows the tank to overrun
enemy infantry positions without having to use the main gun's expensive
ammunition.

Unfortunately for the Commonwealth Army, the Empire managed to capture
a vital Tyn'IK production facility on Drakos before the UT-38/130 was
able to be produced in mass numbers. The war ended a few years afterward
when the Empire captured the capital city of Drakosia, leaving behind a
long line of dead soldiers and destroyed vehicles, and a legacy of
infamy of the UT-38 tank series.

Craft: Tyn'Ik Corporation CSR UT-38/130 Main Battle Repulsortank
Class: Speeder [Ground]
Size: Garguantuan (11 m long)
Passangers: 0
Cargo Capacity: 90 kg
Speed: 63 m
Max Velocity: 180 km/h
Cost: Not available for sale
Crew: 2 (Normal +2)
Initiative: -2 (-4 size, +2 crew)
Maneuver: -2 (-4 size, +2 crew)
Defense: 11* (-4 size, +5 armor)
Shield Points: 0
Hull Points: 50 (DR 5)
*Provides full covre to crew.
Weapons:
  130mm Rifled Massdriver Cannon
    Fire Arc: Turret
    Attack Bonus: -3 (-4 size, +1 fire control)
    Damage: 7d10
    Range Increments: 350 m
  Concussion Grenade Launcher
    Fire Arc: Front
    Attack Bonus: -3 (-4 size, +1 fire control)
    Damage: 3d8
    Range Increments: 20 m
  Heavy Repeating Blaster
    Fire Arc: Front/Left/Right
    Attack Bonus: -3 (-4 size, +1 fire control)
    Damage: 5d8
    Range Increments: 50 m
  2 Light Repeating Blasters
    Fire Arc: Front (1); Rear (1)
    Attack Bonus: -3 (-4 size, +1 fire control)
    Damage: 3d8
    Range Increments: 40 m


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