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Inferno Guns from various Imperial vehicles: 1-Warhound Scout Titan, 2-Malcador Infernus

The Inferno Gun is a massive Flame weapon designed to be mounted on Imperial Titans and other Super-Heavy Vehicles.[1]

It is composed of several linked barrels firing highly flammable chemicals in massive waves of flame. It typically uses Promethium for this task, which is stored in multiple parts and pumped independently into a mixing chamber just behind the barrel to create a chemical "jelly." This jelly is then compressed and released as a jet of flaming mass which sticks to any surface.[1] This massive gout of sun-fire can melt stone and concrete, causing buildings to collapse in on themselves, and even liquidate Power Armoured infantry.[2] It can also effectively clear minefields as the sudden heat detonates their fuses on contact.[1]

The Inferno Gun can be fitted to the limb mounts on Warhound Scout Titans,[3] as well as the carapace mounts found on Reaver[4] and Warlord Battle Titans.[3] They can also be found on the carapace mounts of some Imperator Titans.[5] The Imperial Guard Malcador Infernus super-heavy tank also mounts an Inferno Gun as its main armament, though it must tow its Promethium fuel in a separate trailer.[1]

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Imperial Titans
Scout Types WarhoundRapier
Battle Types ReaverCarnivoreMirageKomodoExecutor TitanWarbringer NemesisPunisherWarlordPsi-TitanSiege TitanApocalypseWarmasterEmperor (ImperatorWarmonger)
Close Combat Weapons Titan ChainfistTitan ChainswordTitan Power ClawTitan Power FistTitan Power LanceTitan Power RamTitan Power SawTitan Wrecker
Projectile Weapons Apocalypse Missile LauncherDeathstrike CannonDoomstrike MissileGatling BlasterHarpoon MissileHellstorm CannonIcarus AutocannonInferno gunMacro Gatling BlasterMelta CannonPlasma annihilatorPlasma blastgunPlasma DestructorPlasma ObliteratorPsi-CannonQuake CannonRevelator Missile LauncherSaturnyne LascutterTurbo-laser DestructorVengeance CannonVolcano cannonVolkite DestructorVolkite EradicatorVulcan Mega-bolterVortex MissileWarp Missile
Support Systems Void ShieldsThrone MechanicumMachine SpiritPlasma ReactorCiricrux Anima



Flame Weapons
Portable Imperial Flamer • [[Fire Pike (Imperial)|Fire Pike] • Brazier of Holy FireExterminatorHand FlamerCombi-FlamerFlamestorm GauntletIncendine CombustorWarpflame Weapon
Heavy Heavy flamerIncendium FirepikeIncineratorAtalan IncineratorFlamestorm CannonInferno cannonInferno gunIncendium Cannon
Xenos Ork Flame WeaponsEldar FlamerDragon Breath FlamerTau FlamerPhased Plasma-FlamerGauntlet of FireFlamespurt