Heavy Vulcan Machinegun
The newest wrinkle in heavy firepower, the Browning-GE .50 M4 Multi-Barrel Machinegun has just undergone trials with various branches of the military, and will soon be maid the standard anti-aircraft machinegun of the U.S. Army. Browning-GE has their sights on more than just military uses, though. This offspring of Ma Deuce and Vulcan is available for civilian use, and is manufactured for autoduelling installation! So if you don't have the space for that Blast Cannon, or you just love the ammunition available to machineguns, move over and try this for size!
Heavy Vulcan Machinegun (HVMG) - $7,000, 650 lbs., 3 spaces , 5 DP. To Hit 6, 4d damage, 10 shots ($75 and 15 lbs. each). Loaded cost $7,750, loaded weight 800 lbs.; loaded magazine cost $800 and weighs 165 lbs. Area effect. Can use HD, tracer, anti-personnel and explosive ammo. Recoil causes -1 per weapon fired, cumulative. Cannot be mounted to the side.
New Tank Gun Shells
When you hear the words "tank gun," you probably think high explosives and maximum lethality . . . but sometimes a subtler touch is needed, even with a heavy hitter.
What if you need one of the sharp new specialty loads? Isn't it worth the magazine space to carry a few of these? Hey, that's what rotary magazines and magazine switches are for!
Smoke - CPS 50, WPS appropriate to the gun. Creates a 2" X2" smoke cloud upon impact.
Smoke Streamer - CPS 100, WPS appropriate to the gun. Creates a 1" X 6" smoke cloud, starting a predesignated point.
Hot Smoke - CPS 75, WPS appropriate to the gun. Creates 2" X2" hot smoke upon impact.
Hot Smoke Streamer - CPS 150, WPS appropriate to the gun. Creates a 1" X6" hot smoke cloud, starting at a predesignated point.
Tear Gas - CPS 75, WPS appropriate to the gun. Creates a 2" X2" tear gas cloud upon impact.
Tear Gas Streamer - CPS 150, WPS appropriate to the gun. Creates a 1" X6" tear gas cloud, starting a predesignated point.
White Phosphorus - CPSX1.5, WPS normal. This round hits the facing armor of everything within the gun's burst radius with white phosphorus, doing 1D damage to all targets (including vehicles). Affected targets may catch fire; fire modifier 3, burn duration 2, A 2" X2" hot smoke cloud is created on detonation.