Why the Clone Bomb Squad Wore Unsafe, Regular Clone Armor

Why the Clone Bomb Squad Wore Unsafe, Regular Clone Armor

Being a Clone Ordnance specialist was considered one of the toughest jobs a Clone trooper could ever be assigned to on Kamino, and was a role that almost every shiny dreaded being selected for. Not only did they have to learn complicated defusal methods and techniques, but they had to do it without any extra protection or shielding… So why was this? Lets find out.

Clone ordinance specialists or Clone bomb squad troopers were extremely specialized soldiers that served the Grand Army of the Republic. Each member was training to disarm and dispose a wide variety of lethal blast devices in a safe and efficient manner.

Among the ranks on Kamino and across the entire Republic, this was obviously considered one of the most dangerous jobs in the army and required a very gentle touch, incredibly steady nerves and extreme dexterity. Troopers on Kamino who had a knack for how machines and electronics worked were often the first choice for this role, and were then given further training… So if you’re on Kamino training, don’t get addicted to technology…