Iron Shrapnel is a Warframe Augment Mod usable in both PvE and Conclave for RhinoIcon272.png Rhino's IronSkin130xDark.png Iron Skin that when active allows it to be detonated by pressing the ability key (default 2 ), unleashing a radial AoE attack that deals a portion of its remaining health as DmgPunctureSmall64.png Puncture damage.


Rank Damage Proc Chance Cost
0 40% 30% 6
1 60% 40% 7
2 80% 50% 8
3 100% 60% 9



  • The range of the detonation is 8m, affected by Ability Range.
    • It also affects enemies behind walls or cover.
  • Deals a percentage of remaining Iron Skin health as DmgPunctureSmall64.png Puncture damage, with a chance to proc.
    • Damage decreases with range.
  • Radial explosion inflicts knockdown against enemies, flinging them away and making them vulnerable to Ground Finishers.
  • Roar130xDark.png Roar affects Iron Shrapnel's damage.
  • Iron Shrapnel will activate automatically if Iron Skin is dispelled. This is true for entering a Nullifier Crewman's bubble or falling in a pit.
  • The detonation does not occur if Iron Skin depletes naturally due to enemy fire.
  • Range and Strength mods affect this augment. With maxed range mods, the AoE appears to reach 25 meters.
  • Cannot be cast during Iron Skin's invulnerability period.
  • Detonating Iron Skin does not cost energy.



Patch History[]

Update 16.0 (2015-03-19)

  • The following Augment Mods can be used in PvP
    • Rhino - Iron Shrapnel

Update 15.6 (2014-12-11)

  • Introduced.