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A Multi-Spectrum Sensor Suite is an advanced T'au prototype sensor system available only to Battlesuit pilots of the rank of Shas'vre or higher that can scan all known electromagnetic spectral bands to locate stealth-cloaked enemies. The system then relays this information back to the targeting computers of the squad members. A Multi-Spectrum Sensor Suite is a signature Battlesuit support system that represents the pinnacle of T'au sensor technology.

With the information provided by this sensor suite, the user's squad can then direct their firepower to bypass virtually all forms of cover and more effectively strike at their enemies. However, the current rarity of this signature system within the Fire Caste means that its distribution is usually limited to only one per Hunter Cadre.


  • Codex: Tau Empire (6th Edition), pg. 73
  • Rogue Trader: Tau Character Guide (RPG), pg. 35
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