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SHC-A Overview

Base: Shadow Cat
Introduced: 3003
Tonnage: 45]
Class: Medium
Cbill.png  Cost: 9,838,177
MC.png  Cost: 3,940
Stock Equipment
Engine: 270 XL
Speed: 97.2 km/h
Structure: Endo-Steel
Armor: 268 (87.6%)
Heat Sinks: 13 Double
Stock Armament
RA: 1 C-ER Large Laser
RT: 1 C-Streak SRM 6
LA: 1 C-ER Large Laser
Right Arm: 1
Left Arm: 1
Right Torso: 1
ECM location: None
AMS location: None
ECM Capable: No
Jump Jets: 6/6
Mech Module Slots: 1
Weapon Module Slots: 2
Consumable Module Slots: 2
Chassis Attributes
Speed (min/max): 115.2 - 115.2
Speed Tweak Bonus: 126.7 - 126.7
Engine Ratings: 320 - 320
Movement Archetype: Medium
Max Armor: 306
Pitch Twist
Arms 40°
Torso 20° 135°
Twist X Bonus: 148.5°/162°
Advanced Equipment
Clan Active Probe MASC

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Shadow Cat Specs

Shadow Cat Hardpoints


The SHC-A has an ER Large Laser in each arm and a Streak SRM 6.

As an OmniMech, it can use OmniPods from other Shadow Cat variants for additional hardpoint variations.



  • Low number of hardpoints

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  1. SHC-A.mdf file (Piranha Games\MechWarrior Online\Game\Objects.pak\Objects\mechs\Shadow Cat\SHC-A.mdf)