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Originally posted by M6D
correction: the moon does have slight gravity, and guns would technically still work, its a chemical based reaction in the cartidge, however, due to newtons laws....it would be a equel force, you fire a bullet, and youd get the equel force pushing you back, youd go flying, sounds fun
Originally posted by anxietydisorder
Laser weapons might also be an option, with no air to distort the beam, they might work better on the moon than on earth.(or do they need to ionize the air to be an effective weapon? not sure)
Originally posted by DragonsDemesne
I don't think most conventional bombs or explosives would work at all, but I could be wrong about that. Nukes, neutron bombs & EMP would work on the moon. Chemical/biological weapons that didn't rely on the atmosphere (and could penetrate a spacesuit) could still work
Originally posted by Broadsword20068
And that is assuming the gun would fire (it'd need an oxygen supply). Which could then pose a problem because if your enemy put a bullet in your oxygen supply, you might blow-up.