The Scarab Mark VI assassin droid was an assassin droid designed to look like a small insect. They were designed to kill through stealth, not brute force. Scarabs carried varying payloads, including poison and flesh-eating shredders. It had enough capacity for 2 uses. The droid had magnetic feet which allowed it to climb metallic surfaces and advanced sensors that would allow it to track a specific target if it was supplied with a sample of biological fluid.
The Scarab Mark VI was one of 18 Scarab varieties, as was the Scarab Mark III.
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