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It's pretty much a preference option also the 2 key differences are:

  • Thermal has colors hence better contrast
  • NV has more range (I think 30m more not 50m)

It's definitely not worth 4x the certs but it comes down to preference, I for example prefer Thermal over NV due to it's higher contrast so I always use Thermal to pretty much everything.
Yeah, if they were the same price it would be understandable. Sacrificing a bit of range for slightly more visible enemies seems like a good trade. Think SOE need to lower the price of the thermal a bit tongue.gif
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The only thing I use thermal on is my HEAT lightning; even though stuff becomes blurry closer than with NV, enemies still glow orange from quite a bit farther away (even farther away than with NV it seems).

I use NV on all my Reaver weapons though, since it allows for a higher absolute viewing range, which is important for not flying into things.
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More nice things to come, I hope smile.gif
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To Matthew Higby.

I want a Galaxy to carry my Vanguard into battle. Or a second passenger seat in a Reaver.
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I suggested some sort of inventory system so you can change out scopes / ammo without a terminal and joystick support for aircraft.

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So I started playing some VS and TR on alternates that I was just logging in for daily certs... and it made me realize how much the Reaver really does suck. The Scythe feels like it has no weight momentum at all and is very responsive. It doesn't require a hover frame because you angle almost 90 degrees towards the ground and pod away as you won't drop towards it like you will in the Reaver. And the Mossy just feels like I'm flying a missile through the air. It was so much more difficult for enemy ESF to hit and track me simply because of the speed I was flying at (had Racer 2 attached).

Also, the Scythe has literally nothing in the way in the cockpit when looking around. And the Mossy has very little. The Reaver has way too much metal in the way. I didn't realize how much of a disadvantage this also was in my Reaver until now...

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post #2747 of 3017
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To Matthew Higby.

I want a Galaxy to carry my Vanguard into battle. Or a second passenger seat in a Reaver.

Double burster max in the Reaver rumble seat! devil.gif

What? Atleast the max won't have a medic near by when you pop the reaver.

Edit: If I had a suggestion, it would be to drop the carry quantity of AP mines to one. Then double the damage and resource cost, so dropping one mine is the equivalent of dropping two. It's annoying having to drop two mines every single time because one mine is worthless. You almost always have to stack them if you want a kill every time.
Edited by Myrtl - 5/15/13 at 6:20am
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No, like riding as a passenger in a Sunderer. Just there for a ride thumb.gif
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No, like riding as a passenger in a Sunderer. Just there for a ride thumb.gif

I figured, I just thought my comment might get some of the people with their head up in the sky talking. biggrin.gif
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No, like riding as a passenger in a Sunderer. Just there for a ride thumb.gif

Lol that would be hilarious...
Nice joy ride through the landscape... OH GOD hang on - begins dofighting maneauvers...
(co-pilot) LOOK OUT TREEEEEE.....
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