Balanced. Moderate. High-impact. SUROS.
― In-game description

SUROS MIN-15 is an uncommon pulse rifle.[1] It can be dismantled to generate Glimmer and Weapon Parts. It can also be transferred between characters using the Vault.


SUROS MIN-15 can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:

Gunsmith source icon Gunsmith
Banshee-44, the Gunsmith, sometimes sells this item in the Tower. You may also need to gain reputation with him to unlock this item.
The Taken King source icon The Taken King
This item requires the Taken King expansion.
Quest source icon Quest
This item can drop as a Quest reward.
Strike source icon Strike
This item can drop as a Strike reward. Exotic items can only drop from the most challenging Strike playlist.


SUROS MIN-15 can also be upgraded with the following perks:

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Kinetic Damage perk icon Kinetic Damage
This weapon causes kinetic damage.

Column 1Edit

Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of eight randomly selected perks.
FastDraw IS perk icon FastDraw IS
Standard sight.

A lightweight design, good for recoil control.

SteadyHand IS perk icon SteadyHand IS
Stable sight.

Optimized for excellent recoil control.

QuickDraw IS perk icon QuickDraw IS
Agile sight.

Lightning-fast handling.

TrueSight IS perk icon TrueSight IS
Flexible sight.

Light, with good recoil control. Strong target acquisition.

Red Dot-OES perk icon Red Dot-OES
Agile sight.

For smooth engagement in close quarters.

Red Dot-ORES perk icon Red Dot-ORES
Flexible sight.

Enhances handling, range, and recoil control.

Focus Lens FLS2 perk icon Focus Lens FLS2
Agile scope.

Modest zoom. Light and snappy.

Ranged Lens RLS3 perk icon Ranged Lens RLS3
Mid-range scope.

Good effective range and recoil control. Heavy and slow.

Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of five randomly selected perks.
SureShot IS perk icon SureShot IS
Snapshot sight.

Excellent handling. Superb target acquisition.

Red Dot-ORS perk icon Red Dot-ORS
Accurized sight.

For precise fire.

Red Dot-OAS perk icon Red Dot-OAS
Snapshot sight.

Enhanced target acquisition.

Red Dot-ORS1 perk icon Red Dot-ORS1
Precision sight.

Highest zoom in class. Enhanced range.

Focus Lens FLA5 perk icon Focus Lens FLA5
Sharpshooter scope.

Long range, with enhanced target acquisition. Surprisingly light.

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Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of sixteen randomly selected perks.
Guerilla Fighter perk icon Guerilla Fighter
Increased accuracy, handling and damage resistance when shooting this weapon from behind cover.
Underdog perk icon Underdog
This weapon gains a boost to range and handling when health is low.
Eye of the Storm perk icon Eye of the Storm
This weapon becomes more accurate as your health gets lower.
Rescue Mag perk icon Rescue Mag
Chance to refill this weapon's magazine when critically wounded.
Danger Close perk icon Danger Close
This weapon gains increased reload and handling when two or more enemies are in close proximity.
Life Support perk icon Life Support
Kills with this weapon while critically wounded have a chance to start regenerating health.
Surrounded perk icon Surrounded
This weapon gains bonus damage when three or more enemies are in close proximity.
Last Resort perk icon Last Resort
This weapon handles and reloads faster when the wielder is the last living player of their Fireteam.
Hidden Hand perk icon Hidden Hand
This weapon gains better target acquisition.
Army of One perk icon Army of One
Quick unassisted kills with this weapon reduce grenade and melee cooldown.
Secret Round perk icon Secret Round
Missing a shot from this weapon's burst will fire a fourth shot.
Rangefinder perk icon Rangefinder
Aiming this weapon increases its effective range.
Headseeker perk icon Headseeker
Body shots with this weapon increase precision damage for a short time.
Counterbalance perk icon Counterbalance
This weapon has increased stability.
Spray and Play perk icon Spray and Play
Increases the reload speed of this weapon when its mag is empty.
Outlaw perk icon Outlaw
Precision kills with this weapon dramatically increase reload speed.


  1. "SUROS MIN-15 (Uncommon) API call". Retrieved 09 September 2015.