Tribes: Ascend/Flak Cannon
|Type||Bullet / Spread|
|Manual Reload Time||1.80 seconds|
|Auto Reload Time||2.84 seconds|
|Projectile Speed||180 m/s|
|Projectile Live Time||1.5 seconds|
|Projectile Hitbox||0.5 meters|
|Splash Radius||2.56 meters|
|Mastery Cost (XP)||Locked|
"The Flak cannon fires a matrix of super heated bouncing balls of plasma that explode on enemy contact. +25% damage to vehicles."
The Flak Cannon is an unlockable short range weapon for the Medium Armor. The Flak Cannon is similar to a shotgun and fires 9 pellets.
Below are the damage values for the Flak Cannon.
|Beowulf||729 (81 x 9)|
|Deployables||585 (65 x 9)|
|Generator||1,170 (130 x 9)|
|Grav Cycle||729 (81 x 9)|
|Player||585 (65 x 9)|
|Sensor||1,170 (130 x 9)|
|Shrike||729 (81 x 9)|
|Turret||1,170 (130 x 9)|
|Splash Damage||288 (32 x 9) - 585 (65 x 9)|
The Flak Cannon has a 50% speed inheritance on fired projectiles. The base speed for the projectile is 180 m/s, with a maximum speed of 160 m/s, regardless of the inherited speed, and a terminal velocity of 180 m/s.
The Flak Cannon has an impulse strength of 25,000 uu applied to players hit by its projectile.
There are no special accolades for this weapon.
The Flak Cannon is really the old TC24.