Chopper is a weapon in , and is the Fallout: New Vegas unique variant of the typical cleaver.
The Chopper is an aged and rusted version of a cleaver with white tape wrapped around the handle, and with the blade curved upward. Additionally, it deals more damage than a normal cleaver, including higher
Critical Hit and limb damage.
Special attack Edit
It has a
special attack, which does 70% damage in Back Slash V.A.T.S. at the cost of 5 fewer Action Points (requires a Melee skill of 50).
Legend Type of attack - Type of attack Skill required - Skill required Damage per attack in V.A.T.S. - Damage per attack in V.A.T.S. Action point cost - Action point cost Damage per action point - Damage per action point Additional effects - Additional effects
Type of attack Skill required Damage per attack in V.A.T.S. Action point cost Damage per action point Normal 0 28 22 1.27 Back Slash 50 19.6 17 1.15
Note: Melee weapons do double normal damage in V.A.T.S.
It is possible to
execute Back Slash outside of V.A.T.S. (without the required Melee skill of 50 to perform the move) by initiating a power attack (hold attack button) while moving forward.
The Chopper can successfully strike about 1,245 times from full
condition before breaking.
Cleaver, the standard variant found throughout the Mojave Wasteland.
Legend Weapon name (current weapon is highlighted) - Weapon name (melee or unarmed) Attacks in V.A.T.S. - Attacks in V.A.T.S. Weapon name (current weapon is highlighted) - Weapon name (gun, energy or explosive) Action point cost - Action point cost Damage per attack (damage per projectile) - Damage per attack (damage per projectile) Damage per action point - Damage per action point Damage per second - Damage per second Weapon spread - Weapon spread Area of effect damage - Area of effect damage Magazine capacity (shots per reload) - Magazine capacity (shots per reload) Effect damage & duration - Effect damage & duration Durability (number of attacks before breaking) - Durability (number of attacks before breaking) Bonus effects - Bonus effects Weight - Weight Attacks per second - Attacks per second Value in caps - Value in caps Critical chance % multiplier - Critical chance % multiplier Value to weight ratio - Value to weight ratio Critical damage - Critical damage Skill required - Skill required Critical effect damage & duration - Critical effect damage & duration Strength required - Strength required With all mods attached - With all mods attached
Weapon name (current weapon is highlighted) Damage per attack (damage per projectile) Damage per second Bonus effects Attacks per second Critical Chance % multiplier Critical damage Action Point cost Damage per action point Durability (number of attacks before breaking) Weight Value in caps Value to weight ratio Skill required Strength required Cleaver 7 17.8 x1.5 limb damage 2.54 x1 7 22 0.6 1245 2 20 10 0 2 Chopper 14 54.9 x1.5 limb damage 3.92 x2 14 22 1.3 1245 2 800 400 0 2
: Note Melee damage is doubled in V.A.T.S.
Wolfhorn Ranch, inside the Wolfhorn Farmhouse on the stove on the right wall of the house. It can be taken without Karma loss.
Location of the Chopper inside the Wolfhorn Farmhouse.