Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Iverica

ARX ARMS

Recommended Posts

ARX ARMS MANUFACTURING

kfHiTrVm.png

Arx Arms (ARX) is the largest producer and developer of Iverican small arms and heavy weapons. It is a partner of the Toledo Group and utilises equipment and facilities shared by other partners. It maintains its headquarters and chief operating facilities in Corregidor, Iverica.

Originally founded in 1700 as a small gun-smithing company out of Corregidor by Arno Suisa, ARX now produces over 80% of Republican Armed Service ballistic weaponry and 90% of RAS protective gear. It developed and currently produces systems such as the AGP (General-Purpose) Rifle, 12.8 cm ARX MBTSG (Main Battle Tank Smoothbore Gun), and Mk-VI Armadura "Arma" plate and plate carrier system.

Arx Arms cooperates with THI at a near permanent basis to contribute to the instalment and maintenance of weaponry on military vehicles. ARX is also licensed by the Iverican Commerce Ministry for operations and distribution abroad.

PRODUCT CATALOGUE

(full descriptions to be added as future articles)

(Small Arms, and Body Armour Catalogue TBA)

GROUND VEHICLES

Toledo Heavy Industries manufactures 90% of the components for ARX ground vehicles. ARX oversees assembly and quality control but exclusively manufactures all munitions and weaponry for vehicles. Diversifying production and dividing manufacture efforts with THI allows ARX optimum ability to focus on strict quality control, weapon design and development. 

The Universal Combat Vehicle (UCV) platform was a project commissioned in 1985 by the Republican Armed Service (RAS). The goal was the creation of a set of modules, components and designs that could standardise construction and maintenance of military vehicles. The project would allow for faster production, reduced maintenance cost, and streamlined development of future projects. It was largely successful and in 2002, the 40-series, 30-series, and marine-assault UCA series were released. the UCV platform is now the basis for over 80% of RAS's vehicle pool. Over the years, it has proved indispensable to all branches, by simplifying maintenance procedures, and allowing for far cheaper, easier and faster shipping/transportation.

The UCV series is ideal for militaries operating in irregular terrain or terrain challenged by bodies of water. Vehicles of the UCV family can be easily stripped of modules or appliqué armour for transport by train or ship en masse. Restriction in storage space are also eaily overcome by the UCVs ability to be easily reduced in size by removal of the main gun or extremity perihperals.

Main Battle Tank

  • UC-42 "Léon" 

8hXtWPQm.jpg

40 metric ton MBT based on the Universal Combat Vehicle platform. Allows for reduction of weight or instalments of modular kits such as, anti-aircraft capability, electronic warfare capability, sensor suite, air-to-ground coordination, and infantry coordination. Designed especially to handle mountainous or archipelagic topography with pneumatic-hydraulic suspension and excellent power-to-weight ratio. The main armament is a 12.8 cm ARX smoothbore capable of firing MPAT, Sabot, HEAT, and ATGM. Léon may also carry additional pintle-mounted HMG. Protection includes a configurable set of alloyed armour which may include ballistic-ceramic layers, explosive-reactive armour, and thermal-reflective coating.

The Léon was built with manoeuver and combined-arms warfare in mind. The cost per unit justifies its flexibility and force-multiplying capabilities as a multi-role battle tank, and mobile communications and sensor base (through C4I).

Safety measures include all-around NBC (nuclear, biological, and chemical weapon) protection, Hallon gas fire-suppression system, bulkhead separation of munitions, radar array linked with an optional active protection system, chaff and smoke launchers.

Armored Transport

  • UC-30 "Pantera"

tp9n7gYm.jpg?2

The 30-ton armored vehicle was designed to fill the roles of an infantry fighting vehicle, armoured transport, and fire support vehicle for both Exersito, and Republican Marine Corps. It is capable of 70 kph on road, wading up to depths of 5 meters, and transporting 6-8 troops. It is capable of anti-infantry, anti-armour, anti-aircraft (limited) support with its armament of a 30 mm auto-cannon, x2 7.62 mm MG, x1 pintle-mounted 12.7 mm HMG, ATGM (turret mounted), and SAM option (modular).

  • UCA-33 "Tercio"

QAvusQOm.jpg

The UCA-33 is an amphibious landing armoured assault vehicle designed specifically for the Republican Marine Corps. It was designed with armour-protection as its chief strength and features chaff, flare, anti-magnetic, and thermal reflective coatings as countermeasures for guided missile weaponry. It also utilises spaced, and explosive-reactive armour to further enhance its protective capabilities. It is armed with twin-40mm grenade launchers mounted on the offset turret, and a pintle-mounted 12.7 mm HMG. The Tercio can carry up to 20 marines or supplies and recovery equipment.

 

Edited by Iverica

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • Who's Online (See full list)

    There are no registered users currently online

  • Posts

    • To
      Minister of State Artur Domiania
      4th Floor, State Ministry Building
      New Limone, @Faramount 00001 Subject: Establishment of a Diplomatic Mission Most esteemed Minister Domiania,
      after a brief yet comprehensive consulation with his excellency, the Grand Duke, we both agreed that it would be mutually beneficial to establish close diplomatic ties with your own great nation. Our diplomats have already been asigned courses for both the local Faramanian customs as well as the local language of Limonaian as a gesture of our good faith. The Grand Duke has also mentioned the possibility of a future meeting between him and the most honored president Mateo Terrone and his trusted ministers and aides. Respectfully,
      Agalia Sobot, Minister of Foreign Affairs
    • Name of Airline: Montair Names of CEO, CFO, COO of Airline:
      CEO: Ruben Riise
      CFO: Herman Hovde
      COO: Iver Ahmadi Location of Airline Headquarters: New Halsham, United States of Prymont Hubs (Name & Code, International & Domestic): 
      Rettenmyr International Airport (GPRI) [I used @Gallambria's airport code idea from the 'From Skies to Safety' OOC thread] Aircraft fleet: 108 Subsidiary Airlines: 
      Superjet, budget airline
      Aspelund & Horne, luxury business airline Name of Frequent Flyers Program: MontPlus Name of Frequent Flyer Levels: 
      Red
      Blue
      Purple
    • Samura Heavy Industries was the very first Keiretsu to come into existence, founded in 1872 by Masamune Samura. He had a very close relationship with the reigning Emperor who entrusted him in developing Kipan's industrial capacity by using the technological advancements in manufacturing and resource extraction that were flowing into the islands due to the Udo Transformation. In short order, Samura raised a vast industrial empire. The corporation has maintained its firm grip over a huge swath of the economy for generations and has no intention of letting up. Samura has an 'understanding' with the Hogosha ('protectors'), a quasi-legitimate organization who provide brute muscle and guard Samura's assets. Although it's at the top of the "Big Ten," they are very aware of the Sato Corporation's rapid growth. Over much of its history, Samura has been a predominant supplier to the military, alongside their closest business ally, Obata. The industries Samura focuses on include chemicals, mining & metallurgy, steel production, forestry, oil & petrochemicals, concrete, construction, shipbuilding, timber & paper products, power plants, arms manufacturing, aviation, machinery, glass, and aluminum.
    • The Honorable Agalia Sobot
      Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Grand Duchy of Karilla
      [[Street Address]]
      Trebzon, Grand Duchy of Karilla, [[Postal Code]] Your Excellency, The Democratic Republic of Faramount seeks friendly relations with all peace-loving nations. With this in mind, I humbly reach out to you to propose an exchange of diplomatic missions, so as to facilitate a good relationship. If you agree, I will have my staff reach out to yours to make appropriate arrangements. Thank you,
      Minister of State Artur Domiani
      4th Floor, State Ministry Building
      New Limone, Faramount 00001
    • The Sato Corporation is one of Kipan's large, vertical group of enterprises, or keiretsu, owned by the beautiful and intelligent Asami Sato. Amongst the various business empires, Sato is the youngest of the "Big Ten" keiretsus, and while it is not nearly as expansive as Samura Heavy Industries, Sato is rapidly growing both in market share and political power - a combination the other nine wish to impede at all costs. The company originally started as an automotive manufacturer, constructing cars that were practical and affordable for the common man. Millions of cars on Kipan's roads can be traced back to Sato's assembly lines. Though automobiles remains a core product of the Corporation, under Asami, the Sato Corporation has seen tremendous growth in the length and breadth of businesses it is involved in. This includes real estate, cosmetics & fragrances, department stores, hotels, textiles, advertising, cameras, optics & imaging, a range of day-to-day household and consumer products, supermarkets, telecommunications, and rubber products. And the list keeps growing. Sato has their own racing team with the car driven by the CEO no less.
×