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Missile Rack (Class 1)

Missile battery capable of launching dumbfire missiles.

— In-Game Description

The Missile Rack is a weapon module that launches dumbfire, explosive-tipped missiles. When triggered, it fires out an unguided missile that will travel in a straight line in the direction of the HUD crosshairs and remain on that path until it strikes an object, or is itself shot down by weapons fire or a Point Defence Turret. Dumbfire missiles travel faster and inflict more damage than seeker missiles, and are most effective against the unshielded hulls of ships, but their lack of guidance makes them more challenging to use against smaller vessels.

Compared to most other ship-based weaponry, dumbfire missiles are also useful against ground targets in On Foot activities due to their high firepower, large area of effect, and relative ease of use. Guardian Sentinels in particular are quite vulnerable due to their lack of shielding.

Specifications

Class Rating Mass (T) Integrity Power Draw Weapon Mode Damage Type Damage Armour Piercing ROF DPS Thermal Load Missile Speed (m/s) Ammo Clip Size Ammo Maximum Value (CR)
1 B 2.00 40 0.400 Fixed Explosive 50 60 0.5 /s 25 3.6 750 8 16 32,175
2 B 4.00 51 1.200 Fixed Explosive 50 60 0.5 /s 25 3.6 750 12 48 240,400
3 A 8.00 64 1.620 Fixed Explosive 50 60 0.5 /s 25 3.6 750 12 96 919,350

Engineering

This weapon can be modified by Engineers to enhance its abilities.

Modifications

The following modifications can be applied to this module:

Experimental Effects

The following Experimental Effects can be applied to this module:

Purchase Locations

Class Rating System Station
All All Shinrarta Dezhra Jameson Memorial
All All Brestla i Sola Prospect
All All Groombridge 34 Jones Estate
All All Ross 695 Bresnik Orbital
All All Avalon Noctilux
All All LHS 2637 Perez Ring

Notes

  • The 1B and 2B racks are fully obsolete as they are identical to their Advanced counterparts in every way except for the latter's higher max ammo count and optional AX capability.

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