Model: Republic Aquatic Assault Trooper Armor
Type: Underwater military armor
Cost: Not available for sale
Availability: 3, X
Armor Protection: +1D physical and energy, +2D swimming skill.
Comlink: Tongue-activated helmet comlink.
Sealed Body Glove: Climate controlled body glove allows operation in uncomfortably cold or warm climates.
Scrubbers: Miniaturized scrubbers built into the breathing unit are able to extract oxygen from water environments, and allow for attachment of oxygen tanks.
Aquatic Propulsion Pack: Has an underwater Move of 20. Maneuverability jets incorporated into the shin guards add an extra +1D to swimming.
MFTAS: Multi-Frequency Targeting Acquisition System; adds +1D to Perception checks in low-visibility situations, +1D to ranged weapon skill uses against targets moving more than 10 meters per round; polarized lenses prevent fl ash-blinding.
Utility Belt: High-tension wire, grappling hooks, spare blaster power packs, ion flares, concentrated rations, spare comlink, water packs, 2 medpacs, spare breather.
Background: Clone SCUBA troopers wore a set of white armor that was fitted with six underwater propulsion jets to aid their movement. To survive underwater, they carried a scuba backpack kit that was equipped with gill grills and a pair of breathing tubes which circulated oxygen into their helmets.