GM Defense M-10 Aztec Laser Armed MBT

M-10 Aztec Laser Armed MBT 1

GM Defense M-10 Aztec Laser Armed MBT

by Tim Wing

The M10 Aztec was an early Robotech era main battle tank with a heavy laser as the main armament. Though revolutionary in design, the laser main gun was a poor performer. It M-10 Aztec Laser Armed MBT 2had niether the range nor the armor piercing capability of the 120mm main guns of the time. Consequently, it was soon replaced in UN Spacy service by the M1 Abrams and Leopard 2 MBTs… the very tanks the Aztec was built to replace!

 


 

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Original artwork by: Tim Wing, based on footage seen in Robotech/ The Super Dimension Fortress Macross originally designed by Shoji Kawamori, Miyatake Kazutaka, Haruhiko Mikimoto and Hidetaka Tenjin

Content by Tim Wing

Copyright © 2015 Tim Wing

 

 

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