M79 Grenade Launcher, 40x46mm

FactionsUnited States Army
United States Marine Corps
Weapon Type Grenade Launcher
Roles Grenadier
Inventory Slot Primary (Slot 1)
Variants N/A
Caliber 40 mm

“Single-shot, breech-loading grenade launcher which can fire various ammunition types.”
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History


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Weapon Specifications


M79 Grenade Launcher

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Loadout High Explosive Buckshot Smoke
Ammunition
Ammo Type
Rounds 9 HE Grenades 6 HE Grenades
6 Buckshot Rounds
6 HE Grenades
2 Smoke Grenades
Weight Per Rounds 0.25 kg 0.25 kg
Handling
Weight 2.7 kg /
Firemodes Single-shot
Recoil Vertical: 2100
Horizontal: 1100
Vertical:
Horizontal:
Vertical: 2100
Horizontal: 1100
Spread (MOA) 36
Length 731 mm
Melee Reach
Damage
Instant-hit Damage 0 0
Damage Value 200 27 85
Damage Radius 7000 mm N/A N/A
Energy Impulse 2500 / 147.5 (Impacted) 46.89 147.5
Penetration Depth 10
Ballistic Coefficient 1.0 0.05 1.0
Velocity 76 m/s 269 m/s 76 m/s


Trivia

  • The M79 Grenade Launcher is one of the only primary weapons that can be combo'd with the (..?).
  • Unlike in the real life, the HE shells in-game will detonate midair after a certain amount of time.