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Specifications Edit
Factory Designation: Airborne Reconnaissance Labor Type 99
Codename/Nickname: Helldiver
Operational Units: Unknown, At least one JGSDF Company (8+ machines) seen in Patlabor 2
Manufacturer: Shinohara Heavy Industries, Hachioji Factory
Rollout Date: October 1999 A.D.
Operating Organization: Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force Airborne Labor Battalion
Height: 7.95 Meters
Width: 4.55 Meters
Base Operating Weight: 5.75 Metric Tons
Operating Weight with optional equipment: 6.81 Metric Tons
Armor: FRP with Carbon-Fiber Reinforced Skeleton.
Maximum Lifting Capacity: 3.10 Metric Tons
Minimum Revolving Radius: 3.90 Meters
Normal Armaments:
Combat Knife x1
40 Millimeter Rapid-Fire Machine Gun x1
Optional Equipment:
Parachute Backpack x1
LLLTV night vision equipment
Smoke Discharger x8
TOW Anti-Tank Missile Launcher x1
Note: One TV Series episode suggested that the Helldiver has the option to fire a weapon on an occasion when the 40mm cannon was clearly not equipped. It is unclear if this is a scripting error or intentionally refers to the capacity for a internally-stored firearm.

3D modelling 

final 3d
export to .dxf

export into carrier frame for fit out

testbuild 6 pages

head assembly

waist assembly

body assembly

40 Millimeter Rapid-Fire Machine Gun 

foot assembly

waist assembly
jacket joint assembly

before and after weathering 

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