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Plasma Coil
Updated: Nov 13, 2021
Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3
Plasma Coil

Harness the 4th state of matter.
  • Content
    Designer's Cut
  • Weapon Type
    SMG
  • Rarity
    Legendary
  • Manufacturer
    Maliwan
  • Elements
    Shock
    Radiation

Plasma Coil
All Details

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Plasma Coil - Details

The Legendary SMG Plasma Coil is manufactured by Maliwan and comes from the Borderlands 3 Designer's Cut - Upgrade Pack.

After a short charge up shoots a 16-Round Burst of elemental orbs that deal [weapon element] Splash Damage.

Plasma Coil - Variants

  • Elements
    Shock
    Radiation
  • Listed Projectiles
  • Shot Cost
  • Splash Radius
  • Weapon Parts
    variants
    fixed parts
  • Anointment
    possible
    none
  • Splash Anoints
    possible
    none

Plasma Coil - SMG Parts

A single number in the top right of parts shows its weighting, while no number means the weight of 1. The higher a part's weight the greater the chance to occur.
You can only get 1 Part per Category, if not specified.

Magazines:
  • 48 Round Mag
    3
    Reload Speed: 1.9s
  • 64 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 2.1s
    -10% Damage
Grips:
  • Grip 1
    -30% Accuracy (Bloom)
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Grip 2
    +10% Elemental Damage
    -30% Weapon Sway
  • Grip 3
    +10% Charge Speed
    +10% Accuracy
Stocks:
  • Stock 1
    +10% Charge Speed
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Stock 2
    +10% Elemental Damage
    -30% Weapon (Sway)
  • Stock 3
    -20% Accuracy (Bloom)
    +5% Damage
Scopes:
  • 1.7x Zoom
    +5% Damage
  • 2.2x Zoom
    +20% Splash Radius
  • 2.9x Scope
    +15% Projectile Speed

Plasma Coil - Buffs/Nerfs

Plasma Coil
How to Farm

Plasma Coil
Assigned Loot Pool

Plasma Coil
World Drop (BL3 - DLC 5)

DLC 5 - World Drop

Arms Race - World Drop

Arms Race - World Drops are items that drop from any of the following sources, within the Designer's Cut DLC and can be extracted with the help of the Arms Race Gear Extractor.
There are 12 weapons, 4 Shields, 1 grenade, 4 Class Mods, and 3 Artifacts in the Arms Race - World Drop pool.
For farming a specific weapon it's best to seek out its dedicated Loot Room, but some of the general sources are still worth a visit.
Additionally, any of the weapons can appear in the Diamond Loot Room.

These are the chances to getting any of the 24 items in the Loot Pool:

  • Rival Bandit Revenant (x3): 25%
  • Air-Drop Chests: 15%
  • Air-Drop Vending Machines: 15%
  • Red Chest: 5%
  • Vending Machines: 4%
  • Badass Enemies: 3%
  • White Chest: 1.5%
  • General Enemies: 0.5%

Plasma Coil
Drop Rates

  • Madwidth Power x2
    8.3%
  • H. Harker
    4.2%
    +
    0.4%
The number next to the Source notes Loot Luck.

Wonderlands
Loot Luck Formula

P% =
1.2L0.27 × 100
1.2L0.27 + 100

P = Dedicated Loot Pool Chance
L = Loot Luck

Plasma Coil
Grinder Recipe

SMGSMGplusAny Legendary WeaponSMGplusAny Legendary WeaponAny Uncommon WeaponequalsSMGSMG
SMGAny Legendary WeaponplusAny Legendary WeaponplusClaptrap DLC Legendriesequals
Sniper LegendaryEpic or Legendary ShotgunEpic or Legendary PistolShotgun Legendary

⚙️ Recipe for mentioned chances

Plasma Coil
Dedicated Sources

Madwidth Power

Madwidth Power

Stormblind Complex
Loot-Room
Heavyweight Harker

Heavyweight Harker

Stormblind Complex
Boss

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