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MS-09SS Dowas Custom

 

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Standard colors

Char Aznable colors

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MS-09SS Dowas Custom

 

General and Technical Data

 

Model number: MS-09SS
Code name: Dowas Custom
Unit type: custom high mobility mobile suit
Manufacturer: Axis (based on a design from the Principality of Zeon)
Operator: Axis

Rollout: UC 0079 (original version)
First deployment: unknown
Accommodation: pilot only, in standard cockpit in torso
Dimensions: head height 18.6 meters
Weight: empty 42.6 metric tons; max gross 61.2 metric tons
Armor materials: titanium ceramic composite; Gundarium alloy
Powerplant: Minovsky type ultracompact fusion reactor, output rated at 1360 kW
Propulsion: rocket thrusters: 65000 kg total
Performance: unknown
Equipment and design features: sensors, range 5400 meters; 2 x optional propellant time
Fixed armaments: 2 x vulcan gun, mounted in head; diffuse beam cannon, mounted in torso; heat saber, battery powered, stored in recharge rack on back, hand-carried in use
Optional hand armaments: beam bazooka

 

Technical and Historical Notes

 

Late in the One Year War, the Principality of Zeon produces the MS-09S Dowas as the final version of the MS-09R Rick Dom. The Dowas is developed to improve the Rick Dom’s high mobility combat ability, but the war ends with most having never seen battle. Zeon remnants transport the completed Dowas units to Axis, where they are upgraded with higher mobility and generator output, plus new Gundarium alloy armor. These upgraded units are redesignated as the MS-09SS Dowas Custom. The Dowas Custom's armaments include vulcan guns, a diffuse beam cannon, a heat saber and a beam bazooka. The Dowas Custom can optionally be fitted with two propellant tanks on its backpack to extend its operational time, depending on the mission. When Char Aznable leaves Axis, he takes a Dowas Custom and some Gundarium alloy to Anaheim Electronics. The Dowas Custom becomes the design base for Anaheim’s Gamma Gundam, which later evolves into the RMS-099 Rick Dias used by the AEUG during the Gryps Conflict.

 

Miscellaneous Information

 

Pilot: Andy

Appearances: Anaheim Laboratory Log
Original mechanical designer: Masato Natsumoto

 

Lineart

 

Arm and foot

Beam bazooka

Propellant tanks

Torso

Vulcan guns

 

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