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The shredder modification to the minigun allows the player character to get close to an enemy and while the barrel spins, will shred the enemy, dealing massive amounts of damage with the Basher perk. This only functions if the player has no 5mm ammunition, and drains AP during use outside power armor, the Accelerated barrel (Fallout 4) also increases the dps the shredder deals.
The shredder modification can be added to the minigun at any weapons workbench around the Commonwealth.
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