Technology & Combat Characteristics
During the initial development of the RCX-76-02 Guncannon series, differently equipped units were produced for evaluation tests. For the RCX-76-01A, power and drive system tests were carried out, mainly to confirm the mobility performance. The shoulders were retrofitted with both left and right Gatling Guns, for the head antennae, a V-shaped antennae were considered. The data obtained from the RCX-76-01A was collected at the developers', Anaheim Electronics', Von Braun factory and was reflected in the RCX-76-02 series .
- Gatling Gun
- A terrestrial firearm that can be mounted on the shoulder weapon platform. It can be mounted on either shoulder .
Notes & Trivia
- Chronologically, it is the first mobile weapon to possess the iconic V-fin antennae present in many of its Gundam descendants.
- ↑ MSD（Mobile Suit Discovery）｜機動戦士ガンダム THE ORIGIN 公式サイト (Archived)
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 HG 1/144 RCX-76-01 GUNCANNON MOBILITY TEST TYPE/FIREPOWER TEST TYPE