Model number: F91
Code name: Gundam F91 Twin VSBR Set Up Type
Unit type: prototype general purpose mobile suit
Manufacturer: Strategic Naval Research Institute
Operator: Earth Federation Forces
Rollout: July UC 0116
First deployment: unknown
Accommodation: pilot only, in panoramic monitor/linear seat cockpit in torso
Dimensions: head height 15.2 meters
Armor materials: Gundarium alloy ceramic composite
Powerplant: Minovsky type ultracompact fusion reactor, power output rating unknown
Propulsion: rocket thrusters: total output unknown
Equipment and design features: sensors, range unknown; bio-computer system; weapon mount, used to carry beam rifle or beam launcher, located on rear skirt armor plate; heat radiation fins, mounted in shoulders
Fixed armaments: 2 x vulcan gun, mounted in head; 2 x mega machine cannon, mounted in torso; 2 x beam saber, stored in recharge racks in left hip armor, hand-carried in use; 4 x VSBR (Variable Speed Beam Rifle), selectable mega particle acceleration speed for damage or penetration application, mounted on backpack, 2 are hand-operated in use, 2 swing over shoulders; beam shield, mounted on left forearm; spare beam shield, stored on right hip armor
Optional hand armaments: beam rifle, powered by replaceable e-pac, can be stored on weapon mount; beam launcher, powered by replaceable e-pac, can be stored on weapon mount
The F91 Gundam F91 Twin VSBR Set Up Type was a variation on the standard F91 Gundam F91. The Twin VSBR Set Up Type featured an additional pair of Variable Speed Beam Rifles (VSBR) compared to the regular Gundam F91. Two of the VSBRs swung underneath the arms and were hand-operated, while the other two were positioned over the shoulders. The Twin VSBR Set Up Type’s other armaments remained the same.
First appearance: Mobile Suit Gundam F91 MSV
Original mechanical designer: Kunio Okawara
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