The efficient recycling recipes make you twice as likely to recover drained cells when you use Energy weapons, reduce the cost of recharging drained cells from four to three.
- No other materials are needed to craft energy ammunition.
- This perk can be great for giving (near) infinite energy weapon ammunition, especially if you have Veronica, or ED-E as a companion to craft the ammo on the go.
- The Gun Runners' Arsenal adds new optimized energy weapons ammunition when this perk is taken, which is more powerful than Overcharged ammo, has the same DT reduction, puts less strain on the weapon and even weighs less, all for the same ammo conversion rate.
- The description refers to the recycling slogan "Waste not, want not."
pc ps3 xbox360 Taking this perk will sometimes permanently alter the workbench crafting list, and will prevent new schematics from appearing at the workbench. [verified]