The solar ionization cannon was a powerful weapon used by both the bounty hunter Montross on his starship, Hell's Anvil, and by Darth Maul on his Sith infiltrator, the Scimitar. It featured a power hungry, high intensity beam of ionized light that could bypass conventional shields, and melt durasteel.
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- Star Wars: Bounty Hunter
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