Army Soviet
Type Team Weapon
Cost
260
Population
6
Build Time 28s
Reinforce Cost
20
Squad Size 6
Entity Health 80

M1910 Maxim Heavy Machine Gun

The venerable 7.62mm M1910 Maxim heavy machine gun can lay down sustained fire that is capable of suppressing even large groups of infantry. Wheeled carriage is mobile.

Effective against massed infantry, but must be properly positioned.


Veterancy

480 XP

Unlocks the 'Sustained Fire' veteran ability.

960 XP

+20% suppression, +30% weapon rotation speed.

1920 XP

+30% accuracy, +20% burst rate of fire, +10% weapon rotation speed.



Upgrades

Ambush Camouflage

Infantry in cover can camouflage themselves from enemies. Ambushing enemy units while camouflaged will briefly increase the squads damage.

Allows squad to camouflage in cover. Brief increase in accuracy when attacking from stealth.

Upgrade Time: 30s

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Abilities

Direct Face Team Weapon

Order garrisoned team weapons to face a position. They will not switch firing positions if flanked.

You can either sub select garrisoned squads and issue independent facing orders or issue it to all garrisoned squads by selecting the building itself.

Cancel Direct Face Team Weapon

Cancels any direct facing orders for all garrisoned squads and reverts them to automatic targeting.

Click to cancel facing. Squads will engage their own targets.

Hold Fire

Hold fire until explicitly ordered to attack.

Toggle ability.

Sustained Fire

Using the Maxim's low rate of fire and water-cooling system to their advantage, the crew will sustain fire for prolonged periods of time.

Increases burst length and reduces weapon cooldown. 30 second duration.

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