by Pieter Thomassen, with Peter Walker and Robert Morgenstern
edited by Tim wing
- Z-PR Mk.VIII reference file
- Z-PR Mk.VIII gallery
Designation: Chillaid Rodrup (UEDF reporting name: Z-PR Mk.VIII) Assault Rifle
- Year Introduced: 1478 C.E.
- Capacity: 100 shells
- Rate of Fire: Semi- to fully-automatic, selectable
- Weight: 370kg
- Length: 5.8m
The Chillaid Rodrup (UEDF reporting name: Z-PR Mk.VIII) is the Zentraedi main assault rifle. This weapon, which uses the same caseless ammunition as the ‘Moldile Lunaditsz 95’ or ‘IC-L’ by Terran-designation (39.6mm HESH), as well as APDS (Armor-Piercing Discarding Sabot) rounds, fires at the rate of 300 rounds per minute in fully automatic mode, is capable of semi-automatic fire as well, and has a capacity of 100 rounds. This weapon is the main assault rifle of un-mechanized Zentraedi infantry.
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