Tribes: Ascend/BXT-1A Rifle
|Type||Charge up / Hitscan|
|Manual Reload Time||2 seconds (1.7 seconds)|
|Auto Reload Time||3.16 seconds (2.69 seconds)|
|Magazine Size||5 (6)|
|Upgrade 1||+10 ammo|
|Upgrade 2||+1 clip size|
|Upgrade 3||-20% range falloff|
|Upgrade 4||-30% reload time|
|Mastery Cost (XP)||3,750|
"The BXT1-A does more damage the longer you are in Scope. This variant has a slower charge time, but can fire more shots before reloading."
The BXT-1A Rifle is one of the four sniper rifle variations in Tribes: Ascend, and is an unlockable primary weapon for the Sentinel. The BXT-1A Rifle is a variant of the BXT1 Rifle, the only difference being that the BXT-1A holds more ammo, and takes longer to charge, 2.8 seconds for a full charge versus the 2.5 seconds of the BXT-1.
Below are the damage values for a fully charged BXT-1A Rifle. If the rifle is not zoomed in, it will deal 125 damage to the target.
|Falloff Damage||10 - 500|
The BXT-1A Rifle is a hitscan weapon, meaning that as long as the crosshair is on the target, it will hit instantly.
- Internally, this weapon is named the Sniper Rifle MKD.
- There is currently an aimbot out that can be used with this weapon because it is hitscan. Another hack uses this weapon to increase a targeted player's speed, ramming them into a wall, usually killing them.
The following accolades can be earned with the BXT-1A Rifle.