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Equipment Overview
Autocannon 5 
Tech Base: Inner Sphere 
Equipment Type: Ballistic Weapon 
Tonnage: 8 tons
Ammo per Ton: 30 
Critical Slots: 4  
Item Health: 10  
Cost: Cbill.png 250,000  
Sell: Cbill.png 125,000  
Equipment Specifications
Recycle: 1.66
DPS: 3.01
Heat: 1
HPS: 0.6
Range: 620m 
Maximum Range: 1240m
Projectile Velocity: 1300
Impulse: 0.0375
Cockpit Shake: 0.1875




This class of Autocannon halves the damage of the AC 10 for the ability to shoot faster and farther with less heat. At eight tons, the weight of the AC 5 is relatively light for an Autocannon. Each ton of ammo yields an ample 30 rounds.

A notable user of the AC/5 includes the Dragon DRG-1N.

Related Weapons[]

-Ultra Autocannon 5: A version that can fire faster.


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