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Quesiton on Cannons

Discussion in 'UO Fishing and Treasure Hunting' started by NuSair, Dec 8, 2010.

  1. NuSair

    NuSair Babbling Loonie
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    I figured I would see about taking down some pirates and merchant ships and was wondering, what are the differences between a large/small cannon and the different types of ammo?
     
  2. hawkeye_pike

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    The large cannons do more damage (nobody really knows how much more exactly). This means, with small cannons you need more shots to scuttle a ship. While both types of cannons come with different kind of ammo but use the same fuse, you waste more resources (black powder/salpeter) if you use small cannons.

    Grapeshot is does more damage to people/monsters, cannonballs do more damage to the ship.

    Details here:
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  3. NuSair

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    Many thanks!
     
  4. RazicGL

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    hehe I have yet to fire my cannons as I can't find anyone to make me the charges and fuses. Its good to have to rely on other players again for a change :)