Unit type: transformable multi-mode metal armor
Head height: 10.4 meters
Weight: empty 20.41 metric tons (Dolla), 36.7 metric tons (Gelfar); max gross 41.4 metric tons (Dolla), 72.5 metric tons (Gelfar)
Output: Dolla: 112,000 pounds (dry); 2 x main nozzle, 4 x attitude control nozzle; Gelfar: 35,000 pounds (dry); 2 x main nozzle, 4 x attitude control nozzle (water jets)
Maximum speed: 40 knots (259 km/h over water)
Armor: Synthetic stelight armor with anti-sensor coating; maximum thickness 250mm
Crew: 2 pilots (one in Dolla, one in Gelfar)
Hardpoints: Dolla: 4 (maximum load 13 metric tons); Gelfar 2 (maximum load 12 metric tons)
Equipment and design features: Type AS7S image sensors (Dolla), range unknown; Type DS-S-5 sonar (Gelfar), range unknown
Fixed armaments: (Dolla): Type SSX12 2-barrel 105mm railcannon, mounted on main body (1,350 rounds per minute, 320 rounds, uses standard and HE ammunition); 2 x 7-tube IRM pod, mounted on shoulders; 2 x dual missile, mounted on shoulders
Optional hand armaments: 50mm automatic gun, mounted on main body; 4 x 80cm guided torpedo, mounted on main body
Original mechanical designer: Kunio Okawara
Japan 02.07.1987 – 01.30.1988
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Cutaway diagram of the VF-1J Valkyrie Fighter Mode from “This is Animation Special: Macross Plus”(1995). Larger versions on my DA profile:
Art by Kiyomi Tanaka. Original concept by unknown Macross fan. Image built by me
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