Comprehensive Fortnite Weapons Guide to Vacuum Tube Rifle

Game: Fortnite
Time: 2023-02-13
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Vacuum Tube Rifle is one of a Vacuum Tube Weapons and makes use of the Energy Cells. It is divided into Epic and Legendary versions. This semi-automatic electrical rifle has high accuracy. Though deals nature damage that is definitely efficient against water enemies, weak against fire enemies. When you are missing materials in the process of making this weapon, Buy Fortnite Materials on U4GM is always an excellent choice, and they are cheap.

Fortnite Weapons Guide to Vacuum Tube Rifle    

 

Basic Info

Vacuum Tube Rifle (legendary)Vacuum Tube Rifle (epic)
NameValueNameValue
Damage41Damage37
Crit Chance10%Crit Chance10%
Crit Damage+75%Crit Damage+75%
Fire Rate5Fire Rate5
DPS631.4DPS569.8
Magazine Size20Magazine Size20
Range4096Range4096
Durability375Durability280
Durability per Use0.11Durability per Use0.11
Reload Time2.5Reload Time2.5
Ammo TypeAmmo: Energy CellAmmo TypeAmmo: Energy Cell
Ammo Cost1Ammo Cost1
Impact135Impact124

Trait Synergies

NameClassDescription
Advanced TacticsSoldierRanged weapon damage increased by 10%. Health increased by 10%.
Ammo Recovery ISoldierDamaging an enemy with an assault weapon has a 16% chance to generate 1 ammo for the equipped weapon.
Ammo RecoverySoldierDamaging an enemy with an assault weapon has a 16% chance to generate 1 ammo for the equipped weapon.
Assault Crit DamageSoldierIncrease assault weapon critical hit damage by 36%/54%/70%.
Assault DamageSoldierIncreases assault weapon damage by 24%.
Debilitating ShotsSoldierDealing ranged damage applies one stack of Vulnerability, increasing damage taken from all sources by 5% on the target for 15 seconds. Stacks up to 3 times.
Enduring MachineConstructorYour weapon takes 60% less durability damage while on BASE.
Explosive RoundsSoldierKilling 10 enemies with a ranged weapon deals X damage in a 1 tile radius.
Eye on the PrizeOutlanderEvery 15 headshot kills grants 1 Charge Fragment.
First AssaultSoldierThe first bullet fired after reloading an assault rifle critically hits enemies. Removed on weapon switch.
Fragment GenerationOutlanderEvery 60 kills grant 1 Charge Fragment.
Grenade GenerationSoldierEvery 30 kills with a ranged weapon grants 1 Frag Grenade. Count resets after 15 seconds without a kill.
I Love to Reload!SoldierReloading the equipped weapon increases run speed by 30% for 3 seconds.
Improved HeadshotsSoldierIncreases headshot damage multipler of ranged weapons by 13%/20%/27%.
In a PinchSoldierIncreases weapon reload speed by 35% if the magazine is empty.
Locked and ReloadedSoldierAfter reloading, rate of fire is increased by 25% for 5 seconds.
Make It RainSoldierHeadshotting enemies increases ranged weapon rate of fire by 25% for 5 seconds.
Precision HandlingOutlanderHitting a headshot increases the speed of your next reload by 7%. Max 35%. Resets after reloading.
Quick ClipSoldierIncreases reload speed by 30%.
Start UpSoldierFiring with a ranged weapon increases rate of fire by 1.2% per shot for up to 20 shots. Resets on reload or weapon switch.
Steady AimSoldierReduces recoil by 29%.
SurvivalistSoldierKilling an enemy with an ability or weapon recovers 5 base health per second over 3 seconds. Kills reset the healing duration. Will not activate on full health.
There Are Many Like It...SoldierYour weapon takes 45% less durability damage while affected by War Cry.
War CrySoldierGive a War Cry, affecting friendly characters within 4 tiles for 10 seconds. Grants 45% more damage and 30% attack speed for ranged weapons and 45% more damage and 20% attack speed for melee weapons.
Waste Not Want NotSoldierIncreases ammo capacity of all weapons by 40%.

Availability

Vacuum Tube Rifle was available as featured loot in Vacation Llamas bought in the Vindertech Store through the Fortnite Guide to Vacation Survival event.

Pros and Cons

Pros:

High accuracy. 

Effective against water enemies.

 

Cons:

Weak against fire enemies.

Vs Other Weapons

Vacuum Tube Rifle vs Neon Scythe

 

Neon Scythe is really a swift weapon that cleaves enemies inside a wide arc. Offers energy damage which is pretty powerful against elemental enemies. 

 

Neon Scythe is excellent for seeing through walls, has larger harm than the Vacuum Tube Rifle. Vacuum Tube Rifle has larger accuracy than Neon Scythe. See what you'll need to pick out.