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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 8
08-11-2011, 07:09 PM
Originally Posted by Sprint01
I did a search on the forums but my search-fu must be weak. I know the conventional wisdom is to use DCs and DHCs on escorts. However, is the beam boat idea effective on an Advanced? Trying to go for a canon build for my Alt's Prometheus. Any insight would be appreciated.
You CAN... But if you do you are purposefully gimping your overall damage output. The question is: Why use beams and lose all that DPS? Also it is hard to support the power drain of beams and while it can be gotten around it just adds more to the question of why to bother with such a build.