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Equipment Overview
Large Pulse Laser 
Large Pulse Laser.JPG
Tech Base: Inner Sphere 
Equipment Type: Energy Weapon 
Tonnage: 7 tons
Critical Slots: 2  
Item Health: 10  
Cost: Cbill.png 350,000  
Sell: Cbill.png 175,000  
Equipment Specifications
Recycle: 3.25
Damage: 11 
DPS: 2.81
Duration: .67
Heat: 7
HPS: 1.79
Range: 350m 
Maximum Range: 700m
Impulse: 0.0
Cockpit Shake: 0
Heat Scaling: 3




Rather than using a single powerful beam, the Pulse Laser fires a series of rapid pulses. While increasing damage and decreasing the beam duration, Pulse Lasers generate more heat and have shorter ranges than their standard Laser counterparts. The Large Pulse Laser is the largest and does the most damage of the Pulse Laser family.

When compared to the standard Large Laser, the pulse version generates much more heat and weighs more, as much as a PPC. It also has a shorter effective range, roughly the same as the Medium Laser. In exchange, though, the Large Pulse Laser deals the greatest damage of any beam weapon, nearly as much as both versions of the PPC. Coupled with pin point accuracy and shortened beam duration, this weapon is favored by those who have tonnage to spare and wish to maximize their damage potential at close range.


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