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Project S.A.U.R. by scificat Project S.A.U.R. by scificat

Developed to function as a heavy weapons platform to work alongside the troops in the battlefield. It is equipped with a wide array of sensor and data gathering hardware such as radar, wide spectrum optical scanners from infrared to ultraviolet, night vision, telescopic cameras and specialized targeting sensors and lasers.

One of its key features are its wide angle stereoscopic lenses, two mounted at either side of the head, giving the unit a complete 360 tridimensional field of vision, allowing it to maintain complete battlefield awareness. This is complemented with antennas for short range communication with the soldiers within the squad and other S.A.U.R. units and satellite antenna to relay mission status and orders to and from HQ.

Acting as a "walking gunship" its armament is comprised of Vulcan cannon, Hydra rockets, head mounted quad chain guns and a retractable - hip mounted launcher capable of deploying different kind of grenade ordnance such as standard grenades, chaff and countermeasures.

Other complementary equipment include a tail mounted grapling claw that serves as a battering ram and drill to take down and puncture entry points into structures and if necessary it is programmed to use it within close quarter combat situations.

It is powered by a [***CLASSIFIED***] power plant outputing a maximum of [***CLASSIFIED***]

It is armored with a special anti impact, anti heat [***CLASSIFIED***] alloy.

Its versatile frame allow this unit to maneuver with ease in the enclosed scenarios of urban warfare while maintaining the capacity to run up to speeds of 40 MPH. ( aprox. 64KPH) [DISCLOSED SPEED]

Height at hip joint: 6 1/2 ft. (2 meters)

Length (variable): Aprox 14 ft. (4.25 meters)

Weight: [***CLASSIFIED***]
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BMania-Sketches Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Woah! That's bad ass! :O
pommegenozide Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2013  Professional Filmographer
Super awesome design!
Psycho-Gaze Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
THIS is the kind of project no Congress would *dare* cut from the budget!
scificat Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2012
A little secret: Congress can't cut funding for what they don't know exist! ;)
changingcactus Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2012
Robot dinosaurs. this day can't get anymore awesome.
samuelskanvis Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Haha, really awesome work!
mecha-ghost Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012
Moon-Phantom Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012
Impressive. MOST impressive B-)

Great attention to detail as always! Kinda reminds me of Zoids.
scificat Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012
Thanks, I like drawing detail :D Can't say I've seen Zoids, never got a broadcast TV release where I live. :/
Moon-Phantom Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012
Well that's too bad.

Still great!
ZoDy Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012   General Artist
I will be forever envious of the depths of your talent dude D: I mean JUST LOOK AT THAT! It is BEYOND incredible! And not just the creative side but the damn detail and attention to the colouring, hell this look like official art for a big movie project or something : p you better get more recognition for this pic! It deserves to be highlighted big time!
scificat Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012
:iconohstopityouplz: But in all seriousness, thanks for the kind comment. While I'm happy with the way my art has progressed, I know there is still much improvement ahead for me to achieve parity with art titans like the ones seen on a site like this.
MrRobotov Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful. :D
I love this light effects you used here - the're wonderful.
scificat Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012
Much appreciated. :)
MrRobotov Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
You're welcome. :D
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