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Launcher grenades don't explode when hitting water
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Launcher grenades, such as found on the Hunter GMG, Ifrit or underslung GLs, should explode upon impact with a water surface. Instead, there is only a small splash as if a stone has been thrown.


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Steps To Reproduce
  1. Get into a GMG equipped vehicle as gunner
  2. Alternatively, simply equip an underbarrel GL with ammo
  3. Launch grenades into the ocean
  4. Relac and enjoy the sunshine, beautiful scenery and the soothing lapping of the ocean waves in perfect peace and quiet

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MakeLoveNotWar edited Additional Information. (Show Details)
MakeLoveNotWar set Category to Visual-Weapons.
MakeLoveNotWar set Reproducibility to Always.
MakeLoveNotWar set Severity to Trivial.
MakeLoveNotWar set Resolution to Open.
MakeLoveNotWar set Legacy ID to 1742898244.May 7 2016, 12:29 PM
Bohemia added a subscriber: Jukk.Mar 13 2013, 10:21 AM
Hanz added a subscriber: Hanz.May 7 2016, 12:29 PM
Hanz added a comment.May 10 2013, 1:36 PM

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They wouldn't in reality either theres a special munition for soft surface impacts, a he gmg round would just plop into the water regardless of speed, i know this from experience.