The MS-06V-6 Zaku Tank Green Makaku is a variation of the MS-06V Zaku Tank that first appeared as part of the Harmony of Gundam variations designs by Hajime Katoki. Later the design was animated and made a cameo appearance in the OVA series Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn.
Technology & Combat Characteristics
Named for its distinctive green camouflage, the Zaku Tank Green Makaku was an experimental version of the Zaku Tank developed mainly for artillery-support and obstacle-clearing roles. It's fitted with large manipulator arms different than those of the standard model. Other than that, its only other mean of self-defense is a 8-tube missile launcher.
- 8-tube Missile Launcher
- Replacing the torso-mounted 3-barrel 35mm Machine Cannon of the original Zaku Tank is a missile launcher. This would be used for long to mid-range bombardment.
- 180mm Cannon
- Originally the main weapon of the MS-06K Zaku Cannon, The 180mm Cannon's overall power is equal to that of the original Guntank with a single shot being able to destroy a mobile suit.
The Zaku Tank Green Makaku was fielded near the end of One Year War. Its only sortie was known to had taken place in Southeast Asia.
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