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Model number: RX-78GP01
Code name: Gundam "Zephyranthes"
Unit type: prototype general purpose mobile suit
Manufacturer: Anaheim Electronics Corporation
Operator: Earth Federal Forces
Rollout: 29 September UC 0083
First deployment: 13 October UC 0083
Accomodation: pilot only, in standard cockpit in torso with Core Block System using FF-XII Core Fighter II
Dimensions: overall height 18.5 meters; head height 18.0 meters
Weight: empty 39.7 metric tons; max gross 65.0 metric tons
Construction: gundarium alloy on semi-monocoque frame
Powerplant: Minovsky type ultracompact fusion reactor, output rated at 1790 kW
Propulsion: rocket thrusters: 2 x 42000 kg, 2 x 12000 kg
Performance: maximum thruster acceleration 1.66 G; 180-degree turn time 0.9 seconds
Fixed armaments: 2 x 60 mm vulcan gun, fire-linked, mounted in head; 2 x beam saber, stored in recharge racks in backpack, hand-carried in use
Optional hand armaments: XBR-BOWA M-82A beam rifle, power rated at 1.5 MW, powered by replacable e-pac, with mounted "jitte" beam saber blocking unit, 2 spare e-pacs stored in shield; 90 mm machinegun, clip-fed, 20 rounds per clip; shield, can be optionally mounted on either forearm