Unit type: trial production metal armor
Head height: 27.7 meters
Weight: empty 95.2 metric tons; max gross 143.7 metric tons
Output: 300,000 pounds (dry); 430,000 pounds (CMP); afterburner +100,000 pounds; 2 x main nozzle, 6 x attitude control nozzle
Mass ratio: 0.947 (dry); 1.673 (CMP)
Powerplant: Type JTF-8A miniaturized fusion reactor
Combat maximum power operation time: 39 seconds
CMP cool-down period: 2 seconds (CMP for 5 seconds or less); 15 seconds (CMP for 39 seconds)
Armor: Simole A type heavy coating; maximum thickness 370mm
Equipment and design features: Type ASV5 image sensors, range unknown; type GLV5 gravitational sensors, range unknown
Fixed armaments: Type SSX5R 30mm machine gun, mounted in left forearm (4500 rounds per minute, 1,200 rounds, uses standard and HE ammunition); 8 x anti-MA hand grenade, stored on main body; close combat hybrid broadsaber, hand-carried in use, stored on back
Optional hand armaments: Type SSX5R hand railgun (2,400 rounds per minute, 960 rounds, uses standard and HE ammunition)
Pilot: Gun Jem
Original mechanical designer: Kunio Okawara
Japan 02.07.1987 – 01.30.1988
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Our future on this cursed app is unclear, but expect more posts over there.
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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