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|perk1 =Auto Axpert
 
|perk1 =Auto Axpert
 
|perk1 mult =0.25
 
|perk1 mult =0.25
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|perk2 mult =0.05
 
|perk2 mult =0.05
 
|perk3 =Ghoul Ecology
 
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|ap =65
 
|ap =65
 
|hp =500
 
|hp =500
|repair =Steel saw, [[auto axe]], [[Ripper (Fallout 3)|Ripper]]
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|repair =Steel saw<br />[[Auto axe]]<br />[[Ripper (Fallout 3)|Ripper]]
 
|weight =20
 
|weight =20
 
|value =200
 
|value =200
|baseid ={{DLC ID|00B643}}
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|baseid ={{DLC ID|00b643}}
 
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The '''steel saw''' is a [[melee weapon]] available in the ''[[Fallout 3]]'' [[Fallout 3 add-ons|add-on]] ''[[The Pitt (add-on)|The Pitt]]''.
 
The '''steel saw''' is a [[melee weapon]] available in the ''[[Fallout 3]]'' [[Fallout 3 add-ons|add-on]] ''[[The Pitt (add-on)|The Pitt]]''.
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==Background==
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The steel saw is the standard tool of many [[Pitt slaves (faction)|Pitt slaves]] to cut metal.<ref>[[Fallout 3 Official Game Guide]] Game Of The Year Edition p. 118: ''"The standard equipment used by most Pitt Slaves to cut metal. It can also cut skin and bone, so it is useful in a pinch but is superseded by the far more powerful Auto Axe. Collect and use this weapon as spare parts to repair any Auto Axes you are collecting. As each weapon looks identical, don’t forget to equip the right one!"''</ref>
   
 
==Characteristics==
 
==Characteristics==
The steel saw is a weaker version of the [[auto axe]], dealing roughly half as much damage. It appears to be a modified concrete cutter or concrete saw, with a rotating metal blade. Slaves use the steel saw for cutting through metal objects. However, this does not translate to an ingame damage bonus against robots.
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The steel saw is a weaker version of the [[auto axe]], dealing roughly half as much damage. It appears to be a modified concrete cutter or concrete saw, with a rotating metal blade. Slaves use the steel saw for cutting through metal objects. However, this does not translate to an in-game damage bonus against robots.
   
The steel saw can successfully strike about 625 times from full [[Condition#equipment condition in fallout 3 and fallout: new vegas|condition]] before breaking.
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===Durability===
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The steel saw can successfully strike about 625 times from full [[Condition#Equipment condition in Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas|condition]] before breaking.
   
 
==Variants==
 
==Variants==
* [[Auto axe]] {{icon|FO3TP|link=The Pitt (add-on)}}: A modified and stronger version of the steel axe made out of old car parts
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* [[Auto axe]] {{Icon|FO3TP|link=The Pitt (add-on)}}: A modified and stronger version of the steel saw made out of old car parts
* [[Man Opener]] {{icon|FO3TP|link=The Pitt (add-on)}}: A stronger variant that ignores armor (power armor included).
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* [[Man Opener]] {{Icon|FO3TP|link=The Pitt (add-on)}}: A stronger variant that ignores armor (power armor included).
* [[The Mauler]] {{icon|FO3TP|link=The Pitt (add-on)}}: The strongest variant of auto-axe.
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* [[The Mauler]] {{Icon|FO3TP|link=The Pitt (add-on)}}: The strongest variant of auto-axe.
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===Comparison===
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{{Weapon comparison table
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|game =FO3
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|skill =melee weapons
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|name1 =Auto axe
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|ap1 =65
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|attack shots/sec1 =1
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|crit % mult1 =0
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|crit dmg1 =0
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|damage1 =35
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|dlc1 =fo3tp
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|hp1 =800
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|value1 =200
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|weight1 =20
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|name2 =Man Opener
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|ap2 =65
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|attack shots/sec2 =1
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|crit % mult2 =0
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|crit dmg2 =0
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|damage2 =35
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|dlc2 =fo3tp
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|hp2 =800
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|other effect2 =Ignores [[Damage Resistance|DR]]
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|value2 =200
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|weight2 =20
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|name3 =Steel saw
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|ap3 =65
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|attack shots/sec3 =1
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|crit % mult3 =0
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|crit dmg3 =0
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|damage3 =16
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|dlc3 =fo3tp
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|hp3 =500
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|value3 =200
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|weight3 =20
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|name4 =The Mauler
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|ap4 =50
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|attack shots/sec4 =1
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|crit % mult4 =0
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|crit dmg4 =0
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|damage4 =45
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|dlc4 =fo3tp
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|hp4 =800
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|value4 =200
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|weight4 =20
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}}
   
 
==Locations==
 
==Locations==
 
* A chance to loot this item occurs during the slave revolt: several slaves will die, and some may have this weapon on their bodies.
 
* A chance to loot this item occurs during the slave revolt: several slaves will die, and some may have this weapon on their bodies.
 
* Can be found on [[Adan]]'s body, near the bus, during the slave revolt.
 
* Can be found on [[Adan]]'s body, near the bus, during the slave revolt.
* You can get one by killing Brand near the ammo press in the mill but you'll lose karma, you'll have to hide from other slaves and slave masters, and a certain slave will stay hostile until you use a Stealth Boy although she seems to have an incredibly low Perception so she's not very dangerous.
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* [[Brand]] carries one.
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==Sounds==
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{|
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| [[File:ReloadVB.png|75x75px]]
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| [[File:Wpn autoaxe fire lpm.ogg|noicon|200px]]
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|}
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==Bugs==
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* {{Platforms|pc,ps3}} Sometimes, the saw will not show in first person at all, making it very hard to tell where you're hitting. {{Verify|verified}}
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{{RT}}
   
 
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[[Category:Fallout 3 Melee Weapons skill weapons]]
 
[[Category:Fallout 3 Melee Weapons skill weapons]]
 
[[Category:The Pitt weapons]]
 
[[Category:The Pitt weapons]]
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[[de:Stahlsäge]]
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[[es:Sierra para acero]]
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[[pl:Piła do stali]]
 
[[ru:Дисковая пила]]
 
[[ru:Дисковая пила]]
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[[uk:Дискова пила]]

Revision as of 16:45, March 30, 2020

 
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The steel saw is a melee weapon available in the Fallout 3 add-on The Pitt.

Background

The steel saw is the standard tool of many Pitt slaves to cut metal.[1]

Characteristics

The steel saw is a weaker version of the auto axe, dealing roughly half as much damage. It appears to be a modified concrete cutter or concrete saw, with a rotating metal blade. Slaves use the steel saw for cutting through metal objects. However, this does not translate to an in-game damage bonus against robots.

Durability

The steel saw can successfully strike about 625 times from full condition before breaking.

Variants

  • Auto axe Gametitle-FO3 TP: A modified and stronger version of the steel saw made out of old car parts
  • Man Opener Gametitle-FO3 TP: A stronger variant that ignores armor (power armor included).
  • The Mauler Gametitle-FO3 TP: The strongest variant of auto-axe.

Comparison

Legend
Icon melee- Weapon name (melee or unarmed)Icon sequence- Attacks in V.A.T.S.
Icon gun- Weapon name (gun, energy or explosive)Icon action- Action point cost
Icon damage- Damage per attack (damage per projectile)Icon dap- Damage per action point
Icon dps- Damage per secondIcon spread- Weapon spread
Icon explosion- Area of effect damageAssault carbine extended magazines- Magazine capacity (shots per reload)
Icon effect- Effect damage & durationIcon repair- Durability (number of attacks before breaking)
Icon bonus effect- Bonus effectsIcon weight- Weight
Icon attack- Attacks per secondIcon merchant- Value in caps
Icon chance- Critical chance % multiplierIcon ratio- Value to weight ratio
Icon critical damage- Critical damageIcon ability- Skill required
Icon crit effect- Critical effect damage & durationIcon fist- Strength required
Icon plus- With all mods attached
Icon meleeIcon damageIcon dpsIcon bonus effectIcon attackIcon chanceIcon critical damageIcon actionIcon dapIcon repairIcon weightIcon merchantIcon ratio
Auto axe Gametitle-FO3 TP35
351x00651.14572020010
Man Opener Gametitle-FO3 TP35
35Ignores DR1x00651.14572020010
Steel saw Gametitle-FO3 TP16
161x00650.56252020010
The Mauler Gametitle-FO3 TP45
451x00501.83562020010
Note: Melee damage is doubled in V.A.T.S.

Locations

  • A chance to loot this item occurs during the slave revolt: several slaves will die, and some may have this weapon on their bodies.
  • Can be found on Adan's body, near the bus, during the slave revolt.
  • Brand carries one.

Sounds

ReloadVB

Bugs

  • PCIcon pc Playstation 3Icon ps3 Sometimes, the saw will not show in first person at all, making it very hard to tell where you're hitting. [verified]

References

  1. Fallout 3 Official Game Guide Game Of The Year Edition p. 118: "The standard equipment used by most Pitt Slaves to cut metal. It can also cut skin and bone, so it is useful in a pinch but is superseded by the far more powerful Auto Axe. Collect and use this weapon as spare parts to repair any Auto Axes you are collecting. As each weapon looks identical, don’t forget to equip the right one!"
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