Vehicles and Weapons

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All subject to change.
Items denoted with a * are specific to the Irresponsible and Right campaign; all others are Roger’s best guess at historical stats.

Vehicles

Volkswagen Kübelwagen

Germany, 1940-1945
Driving (Automobile) TL6
ST/HP Hnd/SR HT Move LWt. Load SM Occ. DR Range Cost Loc.
47 0/3 10f 3/24 1.28 0.43 +2 1+3 2 285 ? O4W
This is the March 1943 Type 82/0, with a 25hp 1131cc engine. Ealier version with 23.5hp985cc engine drops Move to 2/24. Post-war refit with 1192cc VW engine (1954-1960) raises Move to 4/24.

Volkswagen Schwimmwagen

Germany, 1942-1945
Driving (Automobile) TL6 / Boating (Motorboat) TL6
ST/HP Hnd/SR HT Move LWt. Load SM Occ. DR Range Cost Loc.
50 0/3 10f 3/24 1.44 0.42 +2 1+3 2 155 ? O4W
On water: Hnd/SR -1/4, Move 1/3, Draft 2. May also be paddled: Boating (Unpowered), Move 1.

Focke-Achgelis Fa 330 “Bachstelze”

Germany, 1942-1945
Piloting (Autogyro) TL6
ST/HP Hnd/SR HT Move LWt. Load SM Occ. DR Range Cost Loc. Stall
22† 0/3 11 24 0.15 0.1 +3 1 1 - ? EHR 8
Glide ratio about 1 in 6 when free flying.

Focke-Achgelis Fa 223 “Drache”

Germany, 1941-?
Piloting (Helicopter) TL7
ST/HP Hnd/SR HT Move LWt. Load SM Occ. DR Range Cost Loc. Stall
77 0/2 8f 11/53 4.76 1.22 +7 2+4 2 435 ? G2g2H3W 0
Armed with a single MG 15

Fieseler Fi103R “Reichenberg”

Germany, 1943-?
Piloting (Light Airplane) TL7
ST/HP Hnd/SR HT Move LWt. Load SM Occ. DR Range Cost Loc. Stall
68 0/3 9f 2/243 2.48 0.58 +4 1 2 205 ? gRrWi 50
Armed with 2×MG151/20 firing SAPHEC-SD (200 rpg) and an 850kg Amatol 39 (50% AN, 5-10% RDX, 40-45% TNT, REF 1.3) warhead, damage 6d×99.
*All I+R variants drop the warhead and use the space for a better cockpit, flight controls, etc.; Move increases to 3/243 and Hnd to +1, LWt. drops to 1.42.
*Unpiloted (Einherjergelenkt) variant drops g location; later developments of it add two more MG151/20 or a single MK 108 (65 rpg).
*Thrust-augmented (MS, Mantelstrom) variant has Move 10/200.
*MS-BK (Bergkupfer) variant has Move 15/275.
All examples should be considered prototypes; many variants and combinations exist.

*de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito (Propulsive Duct)

UK, 1943-
Piloting (High-Performance Airplane) TL7
All Propulsive Duct variants have a metal nose structure and leading edges, and swept wing; combined with the taildragger configuration this raises the risk of ground strikes during crosswind landings.
This FB-PD variant is an upgraded Mk VI; other PD variants exist.
ST/HP Hnd/SR HT Move LWt. Load SM Occ. DR Range Cost Loc. Stall
97 +1/3 10f 10/435 9 4.1 +6 2 2 2,000 ? g3WrWi 49
If current speed is less than Move 170, Move on propeller thrust is 5/180.
Armament is four Browning Mk II machine guns and four 20 mm Hispano cannon.

Vickers Type 442 Wellington B Mark VI

UK, 1940-
Piloting (Heavy Airplane) TL7
ST/HP Hnd/SR HT Move LWt. Load SM Occ. DR Range Cost Loc. Stall
106 -1/3 11f 5/147 14.2 4.81 +8 3+1V 2 1,100 ? gt3WrWi 37
Cruises comfortably at 34,000 feet, and can go higher. Two Browning MK II in tail turret, and up to 1,500lb of bombs. Additional DR2 for crew other than tail gunner.

de Havilland DH.89a Dragon Rapide

UK, 1933-
Piloting (Light Airplane) TL6
ST/HP Hnd/SR HT Move LWt. Load SM Occ. DR Range Cost Loc. Stall
59 -2/4 11f 5/77 2.75 1.13 +6 1+8 1 573 ? 5g3W2Wi 33

Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina

USA, Canada, USSR, 1940-1945
ST/HP Hnd/SR HT Move LWt. Load SM Occ. DR Range Cost Loc. Stall
110 -2/3 12f 3/98 17.7 2 +8 1+8A 3 2,520 $1,500,000 g2RrWrWi4t 33
Armament is typically two Browning M1919A4 machine guns in the nose and one in the ventral hatch, plus one Browning M2HB machine gun [High-Tech p. 133] in each “blister” turret.

Vehicular weapons

Gunner (Machine Gun)

Damage Acc Range EWt. RoF Shots ST Bulk Rcl Cost LC
MG151/20 SAPHEC-SD 7d×2 pi++ 5 1,200/6,900 92.4/48.2 12! var. 22M -9 2 $14,700 1
follow-up 3d cr ex
MK 108 7d×2 pi++ 5 600/3,000 128 10! var. 33M -10 2 $16,000 1
follow-up 5d [2d] cr ex
Browning M1919A4 7d pi 5 1,100/4,500 30.9/15.3 10! 250(5) 17M -6 2 $5,700
Browning Mk II 6d+2 pi 5 1,100/4,500 25.3 19! 17M -6 2
Hispano Mk II 6d×3 pi++ 6 2,000/7,000 110 10! var. 30M -10 2 $20,000 1
follow-up 2d [1d] cr ex

Guns (LMG)

Damage Acc Range EWt. RoF Shots ST Bulk Rcl Cost LC
MG 15 7d+1 pi 5 1,100/4,400 18 16! 150 11B† -7 2 $4,200 1