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When the 75 ton Orion first debuted in 2527, it was considered one of the ultimate Battlemechs to take to the battlefield. A title which would stay with the Orion for generations thanks to its combination of mix ranged weaponry and solid 14 tons of armor allowing the machine to dependable beast in almost any combat scenario. It has also been a favorite mech of commanders, most notable Alexander Kerensky who piloted his Orion through out most of his career.
Mike Strider's custom Orion is armed with a devastating combination of twin LRM 15s, a ER Large Laser and 4 ER Medium Lasers. The Mech is also equipped with a Null Signature System and 4 jump jets allowing for both stealth and mobility. [link]