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Gecko-backed metal armor

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Gecko-backed metal armor
Metal armor.png
Icon metal armor.png
13 (JS)17
Item HP200
Effects-1 AGL
Fire resistance +15
Poison resistance +15
Radiation resistance +15
Metal armor
Metal armor, reinforced
Heavy armor
base idxx011100
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Gametitle-FNV HH.png

The gecko-backed metal armor is a type of armor in the Fallout: New Vegas add-on Honest Hearts.


This metal armor has been backed with the hides of fire, golden and green geckos. These hides provides +15% resistance to fire, radiation and poison a Damage Threshold of 17 as well as increased but also reduces Agility by 1, like all metal armors. It has +5 more DT than the normal version.





Name DT WG Durability Value Armor class Effects
Metal armor 12 30 100 1100 Heavy armor -1AGL
Gecko-backed metal armor 17 33 200 2000 Heavy armor -1 AGL
Fire resistance +15
Poison resistance +15
Rad resistance +15


  • Gecko-backed metal armor cannot be found naturally; it must be crafted by the player at a campfire or hotplate.