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Isiana
Lone Starr Corporation
Posted - 2004.04.22 20:49:00 - [1]
 

Ok im thinking of playing with close range guns on my scrapheap


I've heard double 425's are better then 800mm's
is this true, If i werent the worst person in the world on maths i could try it and calculate, but sadly i cantEmbarassed


Anyone got any idea's?

Vader Crane
Minmatar
Rage and Terror
Against ALL Authorities
Posted - 2004.04.22 21:00:00 - [2]
 

High:
6 x 800
2 x h-50
med:
1 quad mwd
1 sb
1 warp disrupter
1 em sheild
1 thermal
Low :
relays and weapon mod

Fred Flintstone
Rock Hard and Quarry Cave Construction Co.
Posted - 2004.04.22 22:14:00 - [3]
 

Why dont you try it out yourself first Winkno calculation needed Wink

Joshua Calvert
Caldari
Rule One
Posted - 2004.04.22 22:37:00 - [4]
 

Swap the h-50's for medium named smartbombs.

Isiana
Lone Starr Corporation
Posted - 2004.04.22 23:45:00 - [5]
 

Originally by: Fred Flintstone
Why dont you try it out yourself first Winkno calculation needed Wink



Dont wana buy 2 sets of guns just to find out one of them sucks more or less Smile

Kashre
Minmatar
Imperium Technologies
Sodalitas XX
Posted - 2004.04.23 07:15:00 - [6]
 

Dual 425's do the same amount of damage over time because of a higher ROF even though they do less damage per hit. But they are shorter ranged and use a buttload of ammo.

since its not so hard to fit 800's on a tempest and the extra range could probably be nice if you and someone else web each other at 10km, Id say go for the 800s.

Siddy
Minmatar
Evolution
IT Alliance
Posted - 2004.04.23 08:06:00 - [7]
 

Edited by: Siddy on 23/04/2004 08:07:35
425mm's Keep nice Racket Wink

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Isiana
Lone Starr Corporation
Posted - 2004.04.23 13:27:00 - [8]
 

thanks for yer answers Smile

Nirvy
Minmatar
Posted - 2004.04.23 13:53:00 - [9]
 

Dual 425'are Decent, but due to the insane number of times you reload i think it has less DOT once you have been fighting a bit.

Pkus even filling the tempest with ammo will only last those guns and hour or two Rolling Eyes

Arcane
Minmatar
Posted - 2004.04.24 23:34:00 - [10]
 

Best shortrange projectiles are dual650 ... they do about the same DOT as the dual425 with a slightly higher range. 800s are worse than any of those 2 plus they are more expensive (expecially if you are using named ones which is strongly recommended anyway).

Concerning reloading: with dual425 you have to reload least because the higher capacity more than compensates the higher ROF.


 

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