Robert L. B. (
Wed, 03 Nov 1999 15:43:01 GMT

>From: Lim Jyue <>
>Subject: Re: [gundam] EVAs vs. Mobile Suits
>Date: Sun, 31 Oct 1999 19:12:18 +0800
>At 20:36 10/30/1999 EDT, you wrote:
> >> Can anyone help? How big is a MS Bazooka round? Eva handgun round?
> >Well, a Zak tends to carry a 880 mm bazooka, which is a 0.88 meter round
> >diameter. The rifle rounds I see in EVA have a diameter slightly larger
> >a human is tall, say about a 2 meter diameter. When have you ever seen an
> >carry a weapon that big?
> I could have sworn the Zakus carry 280mm rounds, or up, but not a
>880mm -- that's *really* big!
> Remember, most MS "small arms" are 90mm.. 280mm is, by comparison,
>very large calibur. 880mm is ridiculous. =)
> As for EVA, just take it in perspective. If the EVA is really 40m
>tall, then it's rifle is probably the equivalent of a MS Bazooka. One
>hit from it will tear limbs off an MS. And it's on *full auto*.
> On the plus side, an MS is smaller, and harder to hit. =)
> Can we just let this thread die? The two are basically different
>design philosophy; comparing the two is rather illogical..
>Lim Jyue
>ICQ: 24737555
Thank you Mr. Spock. Who cares if its logical. Its just fun to kick around
ideas, even if they are a bit silly.

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