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    AP1 and Skimmers

    I'll keep it brief. AP 1 weapons such as meltas, railguns and... whatever else count as auto-penetrate even when they inflict a glance. Skimmers that move over 6" receive only glancing hits. Does the Skimmers rule override the AP1 rule, or does the AP1 rule override the Skimmers rule?

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    The AP1 rule says a penetrating hit can still be reduced back to a glancing hit because of being obscured so I'd say it applies to skimmers moving fast as well.
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    Also, this is answered in the 40k rulebook FAQ. Skimmer moving fast turns the ap1 penetrates back into glances.

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    Yup, all in the FAQ. Any penetrating hit from any source is glancing.

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