Star Wars: Exodus Visual Encyclopedia
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DL-44 Heavy Blaster Pistol
Production Information
Manufacturer
Model

DL-44

Type

Blaster Pistol

Cost

750 Credits

Technical Specifications
Size

Medium

Weight

1.3 kg

Capacity

25 Shots

Range
  • 50 meters (optimum)
  • 75 meters (maximum)
Usage
Affiliation
Exodus Information
Creator

Canon

The BlasTech Industries DL-44 Heavy Blaster Pistol is a powerful sidearm that can cause considerable damage for its compact size. It sees use by various governments, organizations, and individuals for this purpose.

The DL-44 sports a charge function that can increase the level of armor piercing power in each shot. It also features a motion sensitive scope and efficient galven circuitry that allows the pistol to deal more damage without undue energy drain. As a side effect, however, it has a somewhat slow rate of fire and still uses about 4 times as much energy as a standard blaster (the galven circuitry prevents this from being higher), exhausting its power pack in about 25 shots.

A unique feature of the DL-44 is the vibration system built into the handgrip. A small stud in the grip begins to pulse gently to alert the user that the weapon's remaining energy is sufficient for five shots or fewer.

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