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Armor piercing minigun

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Makes Swiss cheese out of any armor - and body - in the Wasteland.— In-game description

The armor piercing minigun is a weapon that appears in Fallout Shelter.


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The Rockwell CZ53 personal minigun is capable of firing 5mm rounds at over 60,000 RPM,[1] with an ammo capacity of 120 rounds.[2] The weapon was intended to replaced by the CZ57 Avenger minigun.[3]


The armor piercing minigun is a powerful belt fed Gatling-style machine gun with six rotating barrels featured in Fallout Shelter. Dealing 19 minimum damage per attack, it has the second lowest damage output for a heavy weapon in the game.



Weapon name Weapon damage Weapon value Rarity
Rusty minigun 19 500 Legendary
Minigun 19-20 500 Legendary
Enhanced minigun 19-21 500 Legendary
Hardened minigun 19-22 500 Legendary
Armor piercing minigun 19-23 500 Legendary
Lead Belcher 19-24 500 Legendary



A high Strength statistic is needed to effectively create the armor piercing minigun.

Bottle cap (20,450)
Shovel (3)
Build/Scrapped at:
Perk (Rank):


  1. Fallout and Fallout 2 item description: "A Rockwell CZ53 Personal Minigun. A multi-barrelled chaingun firing 5mm ammunition at over 60,000 RPM. Min ST: 7."
    (PRO ITEM.MSG (Fallout) and PRO ITEM.MSG (Fallout 2))
  2. Fort Independence terminal entries; research terminal (minigun), Research Log - Minigun
  3. Fallout 2 item description: "Rockwell designed the Avenger as the replacement for their aging CZ53 Personal Minigun. The Avenger's design improvements include improved, gel-fin, cooling and chromium plated barrel-bores. This gives it a greater range and lethality. Min ST: 7."
    (PRO ITEM.MSG (Fallout 2))