Invented as sort of a mobile guard
post, the Steel Belly is used by colonial troops
throughout the British Empire to protect and
barricade embassies and trading posts during
times of civil unrest. Plodding and ungainly,
this vehicle is used as much as a visual deterrence
as anything; a looming presence of industrial
weaponry capable of mowing down whole crowds.
Pot belly stove affixed to the top of the main
boiler has proven a boon to exhausted colonial
troops manning long hours on the vehicle.
Twin Gatling guns with a ratcheted speed loader.
Steel riot catcher mounted on the front of
the vehicle help it clear paths through dangerous
Engineer's seat where the driver can hunker
down behind the extended shield and work the
rather Byzantine control deck.
Steel legs actually allow the vehicle to climb
quite sheer inclines and cross very difficult