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Perforating magazine is a weapon mod for several weapons in Fallout 76.

Effects

When applied to a weapon, the mod greatly increases the weapon's armor penetration, ignoring 40% of the target's Damage Resistance.

Learn chance

Weapon Plans Learn chance
10mm pistol Learned from scrapping Low (15%)
10mm submachine gun
Assault rifle
Combat shotgun
Pipe gun
Radium rifle
Combat rifle Very low (10%)
Handmade rifle
Hunting rifle
Gauss shotgun Plan: Gauss shotgun perforating magazine

Crafting

Weapon modifications will modify an existing weapon, and any modifications previously equipped on the weapon will be destroyed, not unequipped. Loose mods cannot be crafted. For modifications unlocked through scrapping, the corresponding weapon must be scrapped in order to learn how to craft it.

10mm pistol
Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Oil (2)
Screw (1)
Spring (5)
Build at:
Learn Method:
Learned when scrapping object
Chance: 15%
Perforating magazine (1)
10mm submachine gun
Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Gear (2)
Screw (1)
Steel (4)
Build at:
Learn Method:
Learned when scrapping object
Chance: 15%
Perforating magazine (1)
Assault rifle
Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Oil (3)
Screw (4)
Spring (8)
Build at:
Learn Method:
Learned when scrapping object
Chance: 15%
Perforating magazine (1)
Combat rifle
Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Screw (4)
Spring (5)
Steel (6)
Build at:
Learn Method:
Learned when scrapping object
Chance: 10%
Perforating magazine (1)
Combat shotgun
Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Screw (4)
Spring (5)
Steel (5)
Build at:
Learn Method:
Learned when scrapping object
Perforating magazine (1)
Gauss shotgun
Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Screw (4)
Silver (2)
Spring (4)
Build at:
Learn Method:
Perks:
Perforating magazine (1)
Handmade rifle
Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Screw (4)
Spring (5)
Steel (6)
Build at:
Learn Method:
Learned when scrapping object
Chance: 10%
Perforating magazine (1)
Hunting rifle
Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Oil (2)
Screw (3)
Spring (6)
Build at:
Learn Method:
Learned when scrapping object
Chance: 10%
Perforating magazine (1)
Pipe gun
Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Screw (1)
Spring (2)
Steel (2)
Build at:
Learn Method:
Learned when scrapping object
Chance: 15%
Perforating magazine (1)
Radium rifle
Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Screw (4)
Silver (2)
Spring (4)
Build at:
Learn Method:
Learned when scrapping object
Chance: 15%
Perforating magazine (1)

ID table

Weapon OMOD editor ID OMOD ID MISC editor ID MISC ID
10mm pistol mod_10mm_Magazine_ArmorPen 0005EAD4 miscmod_mod_10mm_Magazine_ArmorPen 0030AB8F
10mm submachine gun mod_10mmSMG_Magazine_ArmorPen 002FD90F miscmod_mod_10mmSMG_Magazine_ArmorPen 002FD937
Assault rifle mod_AssaultRifle_Magazine_ArmorPen 003128D4 miscmod_mod_AssaultRifle_Magazine_ArmorPen 003128DE
Combat rifle mod_CombatRifle_Magazine_ArmorPen 00243142 miscmod_mod_CombatRifle_Magazine_ArmorPen 0029D0B4
Combat shotgun mod_CombatShotgun_Magazine_ArmorPen 00202F97 miscmod_mod_CombatShotgun_Magazine_ArmorPen 0030DCD2
Gauss shotgun mod_GaussShotgun_Magazine_ArmorPen 0059561A miscmod_mod_GaussShotgun_Magazine_ArmorPen 005A2671
Handmade rifle DLC04_mod_HandMadeGun_Magazine_ArmorPen 0031B1A7 miscmod_DLC04_mod_HandMadeGun_Magazine_ArmorPen 00090C28
Hunting rifle mod_HuntingRifle_Magazine_ArmorPen 00245E1C miscmod_mod_HuntingRifle_Magazine_ArmorPen 0030DD73
Pipe gun mod_PipeGun_Magazine_ArmorPen 002D5DF7 miscmod_mod_PipeGun_Magazine_ArmorPen 0030DE56
Radium rifle mod_RadiumRifle_Magazine_ArmorPen 002DAD4C miscmod_mod_RadiumRifle_Magazine_ArmorPen 004E995A

Location

  • The perforating magazine mod may be crafted and applied to weapons at a weapons workbench if the relevant plan is known. The mod can only be learned from scrapping weapons of the same type.
  • Loose mods may randomly be found in the following regions:
    • The Forest (10mm pistol, 10mm submachine gun and pipe gun)
    • Ash Heap (Assault rifle)
    • Toxic Valley (10mm submachine gun, combat rifle, combat shotgun, handmade rifle and hunting rifle)
    • Savage Divide (Assault rifle, combat rifle, combat shotgun, handmade rifle, hunting rifle and radium rifle)
    • The Mire (Assault rifle and radium rifle)
    • Cranberry Bog (Radium rifle)
  • Loose mods may also be for sale from vendors.

Notes

A loose mod for the Gauss shotgun exists in the game files, but cannot be found in-game.

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