Z&D Town Custom Ammunition

A range of exotic ammunition for firearms

Category:
weapon (ranged)
Description:

The Town has a plentiful supply of copper, gold and silver – but a real scarcity of steel and iron. That means ammunition costs are very different from the Outside world.

Ammunition Table
Name WPS CPS Notes
.32 ACP 0.018 $0.3 Handgun
.38 Special 0.033 $0.9 Handgun
.44-40 Winchester 0.043 $1.8 Handgun or Rifle
.45 ACP 0.047 $1.5 Handgun
.45 Long Colt 0.05 $1.5 Handgun
.44 Magnum 0.054 $2.1 Handgun
.3o3 British 0.055 $2.4 Rifle
10 gauge 0.15 $3.9 Shotshell
.600 Nitro Express 0.2 $60 Rifle

WPS: Weight per shot (lbs). CPS: Cost per shot (Town $)

Projectile Options (High Tech page 128-129)

Solid: Gold or silver cored with a copper jacket. CPS x1
Hollowpoint: A cavity in the tip causes “mushrooming” on penetration. CPS x1.2
Armor Piercing: Tipped with rare steel. CPS x3
Steel Core: Just like normal bullets in the Outside world. CPS x20
Poison: Just like hollowpoint but the cavity is filled with a substance.

  1. Holy Water – add $5 per shot
  2. Silver Nitrate – add $1 per shot
  3. Iron Filings – add $3 per shot
  4. Belladonna – add $8 per shot. See Low Tech page 129 for effects.
  5. Wolfsbane – add $6 per shot. See Low Tech page 129 for effects.
  6. Viper Venom – add $10 per shot. See Low Tech page 129 for effects.
Bio:

Z&D Town Custom Ammunition

GURPS: The Town Cernig