The Ringing Nail

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The Ringing Nail
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Production overview


Black Armory

Rarity class:


Weapon type:

Auto Rifle

Min-max magazine:



Ammunition type:


Rate of fire:

450 RPM



Service history


Black Armory


"Strike while the iron's hot."
— Weapon description

The Ringing Nail is a Legendary Auto Rifle created by the Black Armory and acquired from their Forges.


  • Precision Frame: This weapon's recoil pattern is more predictably vertical.
  • Magazine Perks
    • Appended Mag: This weapon's magazine is built for higher capacity.

• Increases magazine size

    • High-Caliber Rounds: Shots from this weapon knock the target back farther.

• Slightly increases range

    • Ricochet Rounds: Rounds ricochet off hard surfaces.

• Increases stability • Slightly increases range

    • Extended Mag: This weapon has a greatly increased magazine size, but reloads much slower.

• Greatly increases magazine size • Greatly decreases reload speed

    • Light Mag: Improved reload and range.

• Increases reload speed • Slightly increases range

  • 1st Perk Slot
    • Zen Moment: Causing damage with this weapon increases its stability.
    • Dragonfly: Precision kills create an elemental damage explosion.
    • Shield Disorient: Energy matched shield explosion disorients nearby combatants.
    • Quickdraw: This weapon can be drawn unbelievably fast.
  • 2nd Perk Slot
    • Kill Clip: Reloading after a kill grants increased damage.
    • Rampage: Kills with this weapon temporarily grant increased damage. Stacks 3x.
    • Disruption Break: Breaking an enemy's shield with this weapon makes them more vulnerable to Kinetic damage for a brief period.
    • High-Impact Reserves: Rounds at the end of the magazine deal more damage.
    • Tap the Trigger: Grants a short period of increased stability and accuracy on initial trigger pull.

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