Salt of the Earth
· Two shot · Hitman's · Rapid
Aluminum Spring Steel
· Non-automatic · Ranged · Shotgun
Salt of the Earth is a shotgun in , introduced in the Fallout 76 Nuclear Winter update.
It was available as a reward for completing the weekly challenge of "Down on the farm" in
Survival mode from June 11 to June 17, 2019.
A side by side, break action, double barrel shotgun, this model of shotgun has a high damage output balanced by a slow reload and fixed ammo capacity. This unique three-star weapon combines 3
Two Shot: Shoots an additional projectile at +25% damage¹
Major: (Hitman's) +10% increased damage while aiming
Minor: (Rapid) +15% faster reload
¹ Buffed based damage is then divided by the number of projectiles, which is increased to 9. Each pellet deals 11.1% overall damage.
The Salt of the Earth was a reward for completing the "Down on the farm" weekly challenge in
Survival mode. The requirements were as follows:
Claim the workshop:
Billings homestead. Plant a crop in a workshop or C.A.M.P.
brahmin successfully. Kill a creature with a farm tool. (Example:
Sickle) Harvest a wild plant or fungus.
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