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    Tau XV-19 Flanker Suit Team (Fast Attack)

    Name: Flanker Suit 30 Points

    WS:2 BS:3 S:4 T:3 W:1 I:2 A:1 Ld:8 Save: 3+

    Unit: Consists of 1 to 4 XV-19 Flanker Suits

    Weapons: Must have one of the following: a Flamer for +8 points, a Burst Cannon for +12 Points, a Fusion Blaster for +14 points.

    Wargear: Must purchase a Target Lock for +10 points, or a Shield Generator for +20 points.

    Special Rules: Turbofan Jetpack (Move 12" in the Movement Phase and 3" in the Assault Phase)May always Deep-Strike.


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    Assault move should be 6", but that could just be a typo.

    but why does it have a 3+ save and only T3? it seems the suit would give both 3+ and T4 or it'd just be a 4+ save.

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    why is it weaker and more expensive than the xv8's?
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    The suit stats are basicly the same as a Stealth Suit with increased speed and no Stealth Gen. The 3" Assault move is to lower its usefulness as a pop-up shooter. The speed and short-ranged weapon options counter balance the loss of the Stealth suit.

    Its purpose is to be used as bait in a Kauyon or to attack from behind during a Montka.

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    I think its decent, but what would you use to convert a model?

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    Engines from a whirlwind attached to a battle suit, tilt it forward on the base
    Protect your frailty in a Mechanical body.
    Remove your frailty with mobility.
    Hide your frailty in a body unseen.

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    I was think about a battle suit that carried a two markerlights and like 4 or 5 seeker missles, or small drone that you are able to take with your pathfinder that carry two seeker missles(20 poits maybe)
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    I was thinking about some kinda conversion to a FW squad to have jump-packs and become a FA unit, maybe attach 2 stealth-suit backpacks onto the backs on FW&#39;s...

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    you could use the stealthsuit body shoulder armour and legs but with the arms and heads of FW. you could then convert the guns to bionicarmguns ( a FW can never hold a flamer in his hands, that would be a very dificult conversion) like the SS have.

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    If your gonna do any of this, good luck&#33; Sounds like some *****ing hard conversions&#33;&#33;

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