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Storm Rifle Flechette

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The flechettes used by the S6-XW-3900 series assault rifles is simple in construction, 33 mm long and six millimeters wide unfired, it is a discarding sabot of aluminum that releases a microfin stabilized, heat shield tipped flechette designed to generate reentry plasma as it passes through standard atmosphere. This will allow safe, controlled disintigration of the rounds after the hard cap of 1200 meters.

The round impacts the target and penetrates before beginning to tumble and shattering, the kinetic energy being reduced to zero by the flesh of a human sized soft target with the armor penetration capability to punch through medium grade plate style body armor. This is a devastating round for antiperssonel use on its own.

Stats

  • Shell Size: 5×30 mm discarding sabot
  • Caliber: 6mm
  • Damage Description: penetrative damage followed by plasma burns and hydrostatic shock
  • Effective Range: 1200 yards before disintegrating
  • Muzzle Velocity: Mach 8
  • Muzzle Blast: Flash of white plasma approximately four feet long
  • Recoil: 65lb dampened by the weapon to 3-4 lb
  • Energy Source: Rail type weapons grant the high velocity. Aerodynamic forces generate the plasma shell.

OOC Notes

harpermadi created this article on 2018/05/20 16:22.

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Best use against body armor and light personal barriers
faction/uso/section6/storm_rifle_flachette.txt ยท Last modified: 2018/05/25 12:47 by harpermadi