For an overview of minigun models, see minigun.

 
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The barrel doesn't spin up quite as fast, but when it does... ouch.— In-game description

The rusty minigun is a weapon that appears in Fallout Shelter.

Background

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The Rockwell CZ53 personal minigun, otherwise known as the 5mm Man-Portable Minigun,[1] is capable of firing 5mm ammunition at over 60,000 RPM[2] with an ammo capacity of 120 5mm rounds. The CZ53 personal minigun makes up for the small 5mm round by sending a hail of bullets toward its target. Its sheer size, coupled with its trademark sound, is enough to send anyone in its path running for cover. It's a great weapon for suppressing fire, letting others flank the unsuspecting enemy.[3] When the Great War struck, it was already an aging design and was slowly being replaced by the more advanced CZ57 Avenger minigun.[4] Later models of the CZ53 have six barrels linked into pairs, with four barrels on top and two on the bottom, a cage underneath the weapon to hold an ammo box containing 240 5mm rounds, and used in combination with a backpack. The first model was the favorite weapon of the super mutants during the Unity's time and allowed most or all of the super mutants to wield them effectively with only one arm.

Characteristics

The rusty minigun is a weather-worn belt fed Gatling-style machine gun with six rotating barrels featured in Fallout Shelter. Dealing 19 minimum damage per attack, it has the second lowest damage output for a heavy weapon in the game.

Variants

Comparison

Weapon name Weapon damage Weapon value Rarity
Rusty minigun 19 500 legendary
Minigun 19-20 500 legendary
Enhanced minigun 19-21 500 legendary
Hardened minigun 19-22 500 legendary
Armor piercing minigun 19-23 500 legendary
Lead Belcher 19-24 500 legendary

Locations

Crafting

A high Strength statistic is needed to effectively create the rusty minigun.

Materials:Requirements:Produces:
Shovel (2)
Range
Caps x19,950
Level
Rusty minigun (1)

Gallery

References

  1. Boston Airport terminal entries; outgoing supply order RQR-2210
  2. In-game description for the minigun in Fallout and Fallout 2. [1][2]
  3. Research Note - Minigun, Fort Independence terminal entries. [1]
  4. In-game description for the Avenger minigun from Fallout 2 and Fallout Tactics. [1][2]
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