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Plasma thrower

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Plasma thrower parts
Class and type: Mounted weapon, energy
Name: Plasma thrower
General use: Destroy structures or slow ships
General characteristics
Caliber: Plasma cell
Muzzle velocity: 500
Fire delay: 0.25 seconds
Heat generated: 250 per shot
Power draw: 150 local power per shot
Bullet mass: 60


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Plasma throwers are mounted energy weapons.


  • Rate of fire: Slow
  • Spread: low
  • Flight speed: Slow
  • Ammunition type: Energy
  • Damage type: Fracture

Ship usage

Plasma throwers can be found on following ships either by default, or as a variant:

Device fields

Ammo box

YOLOL field Description Range
StoredPlasmaAmmo How much inactive ammo is left 0 - 100
MaxPlasmaAmmo Maximum amount of inactive ammo that can be stored 0 - 100


YOLOL field description range
MountedWeaponFire "Trigger pull". Often renamed to shoot or fire 0 - 1
StoredActivePlasmaAmmo "Is the gun loaded?" Amount of ammo the weapon has in its barrel 0 - 1
MaxActivePlasmaAmmo Maximum amount of ammo that fits in the barrel 0 - 1


YOLOL field Description Range
StoredHeat How much heat is currently in the system 0 - 1000
MaxHeat Maximum amount of heat that can be in the system 0 - 1000
StoredLocalPower How much LocalPower is currently in the system 0 - 1000
MaxLocalPower Maximum amount of LocalPower that can be in the system 0 - 1000