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ZHW-03B Drom Sniper Mass Production Unit
A lightweight Zoic Humanoid Warrior, as a Helic Republic Special Defense Forces unit. It carries the standard ZHW sidearm and is typically kitted out with a 203mm "sniper rifle" artillery piece, along with an emergency armor-piercing dagger or telescoping shock baton. In addition, the stock model sports a conformal diesel genset unit and retains a Republic-standard HVDC umbilical connector.
Drom Snipers are generally encountered in sniper-spotter pairs or as mobile infantry Zoids. Their relatively standard construction and limited parts compatibility with the Gun Sniper resulted in a rather...interesting weapons kit used by a mercenary pilot...along with a very large shopping basket.
Not surprisingly, this unit was one of the most heavily produced ZHW units, alongside the suspiciously similar DRZ Rev Render. Sterlingshore City had several in their Special Defense Force detachment, which helped with flanking maneuvers when the [REDACTED] appeared...although the Drom Snipers tended to end up as red shirts...
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