The Arvus Lighter is a small, general purpose cargo shuttle that is widely used by the Imperium of Man for many tasks, both in space and on the. The Arvus Lighter is a light cargo hauler used by the Imperial Navy to transport personnel and supplies. One of a wide variety of pinnaces, brigs, couriers and. Hello, everybody! Let me introduce my new project: Arvus Lighter. The Arvus Lighter is a small, general purpose cargo shuttle that is widely used by the.
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My question is – do you think you could get a Rhino APC or similar vehicle in there? Retrieved from ” http: This was however not always the case, as numerous accounts testify that during the Great Crusade-era an armed variant of the Arvus has seen use extensive use in support of Solar Auxilia Cohorts. Welcome to Warhammer 40k – Lexicanum!
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Plus their extremely zealous Tech-Priest may take issue with “dis-quieting ” the APC’s machine spirit too frequently.
Views Read Edit View history. Again, the Arvus Lighter is cheap and carries cheap troops, so it is a joy to use in this way. It is commonly seen on the decks of large Imperial Navy ships or making repeat runs from surface to ship transporting supplies and men. Of course that does not mean that the Arvus is limited to to being arvuw sitting duck, certain Imperial crewman are known to equip their Arvus with an improvised forward-firing twin-linked Multi-Lasers, twin-linked Autocannons, 2 twin-linked Heavy Stubbers and even two Hellstrike Missiles for self defence.
Sign up for a new arvue in our community. The Arvus is not a combat vehicle and was never intended to engage an enemy, although if times are desperate enough the Arvus can be used as a makeshift assault boat for boarding actions during void combat, or as a transport ship during ground engagements.
The Arvus is just one of many types of small, void-capable shuttles used by the Imperium. The Arvus Lighter is a small, general purpose cargo shuttle that is widely used by the Imperium of Man for many tasks, both in space and on the surface of planets. Which means you can fly them all over the board.
The cockpit’s screen can also swing up to allow access from the front, while the cargo compartment can be accessed by the rear ramp and transport twelve individuals. The Arvus is just one of many types of small, void-capable shuttles used by the Imperium.
Sign In Sign Up. Retrieved from ” http: What with square edged wings and all, not to mention the thunderhark is a big flying block with squared wings.
Retrieved from ” https: What would probably happen to the Arvus if the Rhino could survive unaided would be that the areas at which the two were joined would experiance failure weakening the heatshield and causing both to fail. Your ad here, right now: The Rhinos are mounted along the hull of the Transporter, grasped by clamps.
Dark Heresy Search In. The Arvus has been called the Trojan utility vehicle of the Imperial Navyas the two vehicles sharing similar roles and uses with their respective arms of the Imperial military forces.
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Also I don’t think Rhino’s are designed to survive re-entry. Marines bring them planetside using external mounts on Thunderhawk Transporters.
As standard the Arvus is unarmed, intended to discourage pilots from getting involved in lightee fight they should avoid instead, although some will be modified to carry weapons when operating on hostile worlds. Subscribe to Our Free Newsletter.
In the Epic Armaggeddon Rulebook found here. It then presents the issue that if they ever need a quick evac do they leave the ground craft behind? The Arvus has a powerful engine that allows it to carry heavy cargo to and from a planet’s surface. Any idea that promotes role-play or potential complications and challenges is good in my book. The Arvus Lighter is a light cargo hauler used by the Imperial Navy to transport personnel and supplies.
The larger equivalent of the Thunderhawk Transporter used in Epic, capable of carrying 6 Rhinos or 4 Land Raiders is described as using disposable heat shielding that fits over the transported vehicles during re-entry and is discarded during flight. Dropping a Land Raider from orbit would cause it to break up regardless of its armour properties because its just not the right shape.
A Rhino is 4. Do you use them regularly or find them to fickle or overpriced for most games?
It can also be outfitted livhter 2 Hellstrike Missiles. And of course the massive extra weight would likely cause the Arvus to crash anyway if it did make it down. Last month we went to Adepticon, which was as always, really fun.
Personal tools Log in Request account. It simply won’t fit. The Arvus has earned several nicknames such as the “Hog”, “Little Pig”, and the “Onager”, the last stemming from the belief that the Arvus’ Machine Spirit is particularly truculent and stubborn.
Does it need to kighter an Arvus, there is thousands of patterns of lighter and lander in the Imperium. Evil Flyer Tricks Flyers enter the board and are anywhere you want them to be.