DOG TAGS- Simple metal tags with the soldiers name, identification number, and blood type printed on them.
BDU'S (3 EACH)- Consisting of a pair of loose pants with standard rear and thigh pockets, and a Jacket with stylish breast, upper and lower arm pockets. The Priests collar of the jacket is a popular look, and it is hollow to allow a thin gorget to be inserted (SP:8). The outfit comes in Grey, Black, Brown and Blue.
T-SHIRTS- 2 pair of each . For female soldiers, sports bras are also available.
UNIFORM- includes shirt, coat, pants, belt, boots,
gloves. This is for formal situations and officers in
roles. The Argentinian Dress Uniform is more elaborate
stylish than most militaries in the world, it was designed
Holloway, a top European designer who did it while
vacationing in the
SOCKS- 2 pair each of warm socks and dress socks.
COMBAT GLOVES- STRONG RUGGED GLOVES.
BOOTS + 2 PAIR SHOELACES- Strong steel toed boots.
standard field backpack, for
carrying the following equipment:
HAMMOCK/SLEEPING BAG- with removable liner
MESS KIT- includes knife, fork, spoon, sectioned plates and cup, made of metal for heating purposes
HEXAMITE STOVE- small folding stove, about the size of a pack of cigarettes, comes with 10 fuel cakes (smokeless, fireless)
SMALL TOOL KIT- wire strippers, a variety of screwdrivers, pliers,
2 WEEKS MRE'S- taste like shit, but its better than starving, and its a damn site better than kibble
CUTTING TORCH- a small hand held cutting torch, with enough fuel for 10 minutes constant use
SMALL MEDKIT + 2 CANS OF SPRAYSKIN, bandages, 2 hypo's each of morphine and atropine,- capable of handling most first aid situations.
20 ft ROPE- Just enough to let you realize you need more
ENTRENCHING TOOL- folding shovel/hatchet
CAMMO NET - provides personal or equipment concealment when in the bush.
COLLAPSING MINE DETECTOR- Collapses even smaller than the entrenching tool, and meant to be used while crawling on your belly
4 SMOKE GRENADES- 1 each of blue, red, white, green,
WARM SOCKS- 2 extra pair
BELT- The Argeniniean heavy belt attaches to the
and is able to attach a variety of pouches, ammo, and other
Typically the soldiers knoe is worn on the back left side.
HOLSTER- for the handgun. Can be used as belt
holster, up to userís preference.
POUCHES- for storing additional gear, optional
18) Very similiar in design and function to the American
Body Armor. The GR-4 armor vest is a soft armor vest
Hardshell plates attached directly protecting the chest,
spine, and abdomen. The adjusting straps serve as an
point for additional equipment pouches, ammo, gear, or
KNEE AND SHOULDER PADS- (SP: 8) Affix directly to the BDU's via special clasps.
ADDITIONAL ARMOR ADD-ONS- for
protection under heavy fire, a soldier may opt to wear the
armor plates protecting the thighs and lower legs, as well
protecting the forearm and elbows.
HELMET- (SP: 20) Fully enclosed with an armored faceplate, the visor is equipped with LL, Thermograph, and tele-optics and a built in short range radio completes the helmet.
UNIFORM- Just as in Mexico the
are actually another branch of the military. The
Uniform at its
most basic consosts of the jumpsuit in grey or blue, the
police helmet (SP: 20) equipped with Radio, and a flip
down visor with
Low-Light, IR, and Anti-Dazzle) and a "Soft" armored
(SP:14). Officers assigned to the lightest duties
are required to
wear this. For heavier duties, including SWAT,
Riot, and C-SWAT
type situations, Argentinean police are issued a much
heavier vest that
includes groin protection (SP: 22 EV:-1), elbow and knee
a heavier helmet (SP:25) and a gas mask.
HAZE THERM-OPTIC CAMOUFLAGE - This is a European knock of Militechs Ghost Suit supplied in limited number to Argentinas military. It includes helmet (SP: 18 torso, SP: 15 boots and gauntlets, SP: 10 thigh, shoulder, knee, and elbow pads, SP:15 helmet and facemask,) The Therm-Optic system is equivalent to Chinas, just a step behind the US, EDF, and Russian suits.
(SP: 20) (EV: -1) (STR: +2) (MA+1) A
and highly sought after piece of equipment, the Argentinian
Advanced Metal gear is easily comparable to Arasaka's ORC
Not quite as highly armored, but much less bulky. The
GR-8 is so
impressive, that Mossad has placed a large order for
addition to boosting strength and speed, the suit's helmet
with radio/laser comm, Level Damper, Thermograph, Low-Light,
Enhancement, Times Square Marquee, Tele-Optics and
Same as Mexican Military, most of it in fact supplied by the Mexicans or Russians.
P - 0 - J - C - 4D6+1 (12mm cased) - 10 - 1 - ST
This is the standard handgun for all Argentinean Military and Police forces. It features an integral lasersight/flashlight and available suppressor.
AND KOCH M989 1595eb
RIF - +4 - N - C - 5D6 (6mm caseless) 40 - 1/3/10 - VR
A highly accurized sniper rifle utilizing the firing system of the M986.
AND KOCH M988 1195eb
RIF - +1 - N - C - 5D6 (6mm caseless) 40 - 1/3/20 - VR
The compact commando version of the M986, used by Special Forces and vehicle crews in lieu of an SMG.
HVY - -1 - N - P - 6D6+2 (7.62mm cased) - 200 - 30 - ST
The heavy machine gun in use by Argentinian Military forces. It is smartlinked as standard and is chain fed from a back worn ammor hopper/
COMBAT KNIFE 150eb
MEL - 0 - J - P - 2D6 - N/A - N/A - VR
A simple, yet very sturdy combat knife. Well balanced for throwing and made from a special iron heavy allow that allows it to retain an edge even after serious abuse.
HAND GRENADES- as above, the Mexican combat soldier has access to virtually every type of hand grenade available. (See Blackhands Streetweapons for more Info)
MEXICAN METALS ATOR-3 - the Mexican equivalent to the American LAW, (see Blackhands Streetweapons for more Info)
Mexican Metals PGL-49- Mexican copy of Chinas 6 round rotary drum grenade launcher. (See Chinese Military weapons and equipment for more details)
RUSSIAN ANTI-PERSONEL MINE - The Neo-Soviet equivalent of the venerable Claymore type weapon. (See Blackhands Street Weapons for details)
MILITARY CYBERNETICS are for the most part implanted only in circumstances where there are no alternatives, and are usually the most basic model available, such as standard cyberlimbs and optics etc.....Optionally you can choose to be a test subject for R&D. This means you get the latest cyber for free, however if it glitches, or there are other problems that occur in the field you can find yourself in serious trouble real fast. And absolutely any case which results in Full conversion automatically results in the soldier becoming a "volunteer" for R&d, of course the alternative is dying or living life as a pile of meat in a bed.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON WEAPONS AND EQUIPMENT OF THE ARGENTINA ARMED FORCES PLEASE SEE THE FOLLOWING:
SOLO OF FORTUNE 1&2
FIRESTORM: STORMFRONT AND SHOCKWAVE
BLACKHANDS STREET WEAPONS
RACHE BARTMOSS'S BRAINWARE BLOWOUT
CHROME BOOKS 1-4
AUTUMN BLADE WEAPONS AND EQUIPMENT
Weapons & Equipment of Counter-Terrorism
OCEANPUNK: GEAR AND EQUIPMENT
(Written by Deric "D" Bernier Images from Stormwatch , Knightwatch, Geocidalpenguin, Haze, Bonez18b, and Faxmaster.)