Sledge

[e][h]Sledge Sledge
Operator Information
Affiliation:
Team:
Attack
Real Name:
Seamus Cowden
Birthdate:
April 2, 1982 (1982-04-02) (age 37)
Birthplace:
Scotland John O'Groats
Height:
1.92m
Weight:
95kg
Released:
Launch (2015-12-01)
Renown price:
Free
500 SE
1,000 SE
1,500 SE
2,000 SE
10% off SP
R6 Credit price:
300
270 SP
Availability:
Base Stats
Armor:
Medium
Speed:
Medium

Seamus "Sledge" Cowden is an attacking operator included in the original release of Rainbow Six Siege.

Unique Gadget[edit]

The Caber (Tactical Breaching Hammer)
The Breaching Hammer is capable of making doors in destructible walls and instantly destroying barricades. Additionally, the Breaching Hammer can be used as a melee weapon and to destroy barbed wire.
Charges:
Counters: 
 25
 Castle Maestro
Forged machined head for hammering and ramming with maximum damage and minimum slip. Molded fiberglass handle with two molded rings equally spaced to create stoppers preventing the operator's hands from slipping when ramming or swinging at objects. Forged crowbar end.

Weapons[edit]

Primary[edit]

12-gauge pump action shotgun favored by SAS, optimal at close range.
Damage:
Rate of fire:
Mobility:
Capacity:
Total ammunition:
 48
 Pump-action
 50
 7
 36 PVP (85 TH)
Assault rifle favored by SAS for medium to long range combat. Takes 5.56x45mm rounds.
Damage:
Rate of fire:
Mobility:
Magazine size:
Total ammunition:
 47 (38 Sup)
 670 RPM
 50
 30
 241 PVP (271 TH)

Secondary[edit]

S.A.S. 9mm handgun with a large magazine. Packs a good punch for short to medium range assaults.
Damage:
Rate of fire:
Mobility:
Magazine size:
Total ammunition:
 53 (45 Sup)
 Semi-automatic
 50
 15
 76 PVP (136 TH)
Small sized submachine gun with a high rate of fire. Lethal package in disciplined hands.
Damage:
Rate of fire:
Mobility:
Magazine size:
Total ammunition:
 32 (27 Sup)
 1,270 RPM
 50
 16
 97 PVP (241 TH)

Equipment[edit]

Frag Grenade
Fragmentation grenade that explodes shortly after the pin is pulled.
Quantity:
 2
Stun Grenade
Delivers a non-lethal explosion that blinds nearby people.
Quantity:
 3

Lore[edit]

Background[edit]

Seamus Cowden hails from the upper tip of the Scottish Highlands. Due to his imposing physical presence and athleticism, he found early success as the Captain of the 1998 Scotland National under-20 Rugby Union Team. A strong desire for public service inspired Cowden to enlist in the army at 18, after five years on active duty, he was recruited by the S.A.S.

Psychological Report[edit]

Cowden displays natural leadership qualities, likely developed during his amateur sports career. His comfort on the front line can be attributed to his confidence and tactical experience.

Training[edit]

  • British Army: 3rd (UK) Division
  • S.A.S. Operative

Relevant Experience[edit]

Holds the all-time speed and strength record for the S.A.S. qualifying physical exam. Seamus Cowden developed an operation expertise in breaking down barriers with a breaching hammer.

Notes[edit]

Seamus Cowden was integral to the S.A.S., and his recruitment to Rainbow squad is a major coup for their operations. His professionalism and tactical abilities are beyond reproach, and he is expected to preform at the highest level in his new role.

Version History[edit]

Version Balance Changes
3.4.0
  • The throw curve of both the Frag grenades and Stun grenades has been changed to be easier and more comfortable to use
    • As a result they can be thrown further
3.3.2
3.3.0
3.2.0
  • Operators now move faster with a pistol out
2.4.0
2.3.0
  • Sledge's Hammer can now more easily connect with the environment
5.2
5.0
  • The ACOG has been removed as an attachment from the SMG-11
3.0
  • Sledge's Breach Charges have been replaced with Stun Grenades
2.3
2.0
  • Swing speed of the breaching hammer has been significantly increased
1.0
  • New Operator

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