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Heavy Metal Thunder
Heavy Metal Thunder

Heavy Metal Thunder

Weapon Information








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Technical Specifications


Universal Ammunition

Damage (DMG):

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Reload Speed (RLD):

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Ammo Capacity (CLP):

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Rate of Fire (SPD):

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Weapon Parts

Upper Tool:

Telemetry Spike

Upper Tool Tip:

Diffraction Torus

Lower Tool

Survey Charge

Lower Tool Tip:

Directed Suspension Field


Heavy Elite Frame

Attachment 1:

Safety Guard

Attachment 2:

Explosion Amplifier

Upper Tool Circuits:


Lower Tool Circuits:



The Heavy Metal Thunder is a weapon that appears in Dead Space 3. The weapon must be built at a Bench after finding the blueprint.


A devastating Rivet Chain Gun and advanced Rocket Launcher; modified to minimize damage to the user.


The blueprint for this weapon can be found during Chapter 9, in the optional mission: Supply Depot, inside a door that requires a torque bar.

Technical SpecificationsEdit


The Heavy Metal Thunder can be an absolutely devastating weapon when fully upgraded.  Initially, the Chain Gun will hold 80 rounds, and the Rocket Launcher will only hold one.  It is a good idea, therefore, to upgrade the Upper Tool for clip size, and the lower tool for damage and clip.  The Rocket Launcher can thus be made exceptionally powerful, capable of firing off two or more shots per clip.  Combined with the Explosion Amplifier, this will allow the player to utterly annihilate groups of Necromorphs, then use the Chain Gun to wipe out the stragglers.

Upper ToolEdit

The upper tool of Heavy Metal Thunder consists of a Telemetry Spike with a Diffraction Torus Tip (Chaingun). This produces a chaingun that fires impaling spikes. Lower damage and higher spread than most Military Engine-made rapid fire weapons, but with faster speed and significantly larger clip.

Lower ToolEdit

The lower tool of Heavy Metal Thunder consists of a Survey Charge with a Directed Suspension Field Tip. This produces a rocket launcher.


  • This weapon can't be built or used in Classic mode.



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