Major Tom is a legendary assault rifle in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel manufactured by Dahl. The Major Tom is obtained randomly from any suitable loot source.

Special Weapon Effects

Destroy the martian spiders! – Fires a five shot burst, firing three bullets at a time. Consumes 2 ammo per shot.


  • This gun is a similar to the Borderlands 2 weapon the Veruc, possessing a similar special effect and stats.
  • When zoomed Major Tom fires an array of 9 bullets horizontally each shot consuming only 2 bullets.


  • The flavor text refers to an album of David Bowie.
  • The name of the weapon refers to the protagonist of the Song Space Oddity.

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