Model number: RX-79[G]
Code name: Gundam Mass Production Ground Type
Unit type: mass production ground combat mobile suit
Manufacturer: Earth Federal Forces
Operator: Earth Federal Forces
Rollout: UC 0079
First deployment: UC 0079
Accomodation: pilot only, in standard cockpit in torso
Dimensions: overall height 18.2 meters; head height 18.0 meters
Weight: empty 52.8 metric tons; max gross 73.0 metric tons
Construction: lunar titanium alloy on semi-monocoque frame
Powerplant: Minovsky type ultracompact fusion reactor, output rated at 1350 kW
Propulsion: rocket thrusters: 52000 kg total
Performance: maximum thruster acceleration 0.71 G
Equipment and design features: sensors, range 5900 meters; periscope, mounted in head; optional parachute pack, can be mounted on backpack rack; optional weapons storage container, can be mounted on backpack rack
Fixed armaments: 1 x vulcan gun, mounted in chest; 1 x multi-launcher, mounted in chest; 2 x beam saber, stored in recharge racks in legs, hand-carried in use
Optional fixed armaments: 1 x shield, mounted on either forearm
Optional hand armaments: 100 mm machinegun, clip-fed, 2 spare clips stored on hip armor; 180 mm cannon, clip-fed; beam rifle, powered by rechargable energy cap; bazooka gun, clip-fed, 7 rounds per clip; 6-tube missile launcher; net gun, fires large net to entangle a target