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Dampening Ray

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This is a base Defense item.


Tech version
The Benedict Industries Dampening Ray is the solution to your threat reduction needs. Using the latest controlled energy burst technology, the Benedict DR combines minor damage with a weakening effect that reduces damage caused by the target for a short duration.
Arcane version
The beam from this crystal weakens enemies, reducing the damage they can cause for a short duration.

Additional Information

Tech version
Arcane version
Dampening Ray (left),
Improved Dampening Ray (center) and
Elite Dampening Ray (right) shown for reference.
Base Element Type Defense Item
Price 20,000 prestige
Energy Consumed 150
Control Consumed 5
Crafted at Basic Worktable (Tech Version), Basic Forge (Arcane Version)
Salvage Required Tech version:

Salvage ClockworkWinder.png 1 Clockwork Winder Salvage Brass.png 1 Brass Salvage Treatise.png 1 Chemical Formula


Salvage AlchemicalSilver.png 1 Alchemical Silver Salvage Iron.png 1 Iron Salvage Notes.png 1 Scientific Law


Salvage Ruby.png 1 Ruby Salvage CeramicArmorPlate.png 1 Ceramic Armor Plate Salvage Treatise.png 1 Chaos Theorem


Arcane version:
Salvage FaLakAmulet.png 1 Ancient Artifact Salvage Boresight.png 1 Boresight Salvage Ectoplasm.png 1 Psionic Ectoplasm


Salvage ThornFragmentold.png 1 Masterwork Weapon Salvage SyntheticOrgans.png 1 Improvised Cybernetic Salvage BloodSample.png 1 Blood of the Incarnate


Salvage IceShard.png 1 Nevermelting Ice Salvage SkyRaiderWeapon.png 1 Kinetic Weapon Salvage ThornTreeVine.png 1 Thorn Tree Vine

Effects Ranged, Low DMG (Energy), -DMG to Foe
Maximum Connections 2 (Tech Version), 3 (Arcane Version)
Allowed "Aux" Items Tech version:

Damage Booster, Targeting Module, Sensor Array, Energy Shield, Transformer, Auto Repair, Relay
Arcane version:
Damage Booster, Eagle Eye, Seeing Crystal, Energy Shield, Conservator, Resurrector, Control Rune

See Also