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Berzerkers and Raptors

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I was thinking about a 1500 point list that would include Berzerker squads moving in rhinos with a unit of Raptors outfitted with 2 melta guns coming up behind. I was wondering if it would be possible to effectively use these units in tandem, having the rhinos move towards a transport and disembark while the raptors jump over and blow it up with their meltas so the zerks could assault the squishy things inside on the next turn.

The problem is raptor squads are quite expensive for what you get and this would make my list very specialized, basically having to attack one unit at a time. What are your thoughts?
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I like your raptor idea. Personally I don't see them enough and it's a shame. I really like them. But I'm not sure if this is cheaper or more effective or any of that jazz but a small unit of chosen in a rhino with at least 2 meltaguns. They ca nstay in the transport pop tanks from relative safety and then let the zerkers attack. I personally prefer the rapot idea but I've seen that set up much more often.
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