Unit type: mass production amphibious metal armor
Head height: 17.4 meters
Weight: empty 97 metric tons; max gross 152 metric tons
Output: 280,000 pounds (dry); 410,000 pounds (CMP); 3 x main nozzle, 17 x attitude control nozzle
Powerplant: Type JTF-8W miniaturized fusion reactor
Combat maximum power operation time: 42 seconds
CMP cool-down period: 2 seconds (CMP for 5 seconds or less); 18 seconds (CMP for 42 seconds)
Maximum speed: 69 knots
Armor: Synthetic stelight 2 armor with anti-sonar coating; maximum thickness 250mm
Equipment and design features: Type AS7 image sensors, range unknown; type GV5W gravitational sensors, range unknown; type WP2 dual sonar, range unknown
Fixed armaments: 4-tube dual missile pod, mounted on main body; giant claw, mounted on left arm
Optional hand armaments: Type SSX5W hand railgun (1,600 rounds per minute, 240 rounds, uses standard and HE ammunition)
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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