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Cyberpunk 2077 Cutting Edge

The Cyberpunk 2077 Cutting Edge Perk is found within the Crafting Skill Tree and is improved by leveling your Technical Stat. The Cutting Edge Perk Crafted legendary weapons automatically get one stat improved by 5%.

Cutting Edge

Skill Type: Crafting

Requires: Level 20 Technical

Effect: Crafted legendary weapons automatically get one stat improved by 5%

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Perks like Cutting Edge in Cyberpunk 2077

List of Crafting Perks that are similar to Cutting Edge.

Rank Lvl Perk Effect
A
1 MechanicGain more components when disassembling
A
5 True CraftsmanAllows you to craft rare items
B
5 ScrapperJunk items are automatically disassembled
B
7 WorkshopDisassembling items grant a 5% / 10% / 15% chance to gain a free component of the same quality as the disassembled item
A
9 InnovationEffects from crafted consumables last 25% / 50% longer
A
9 SapperCrafted grenades deal 10% / 20% more damage
S
11 200% EfficiencyCrafted clothes gain 2.5% / 5% more armor
S
11 Field TechnicianCrafted weapons deal 2.5% / 5% more damage
A
12 Grease MonkeyAllows you to craft epic items
A
12 Efficient UpgradesGrants a 10% chance to upgrade an item for free
A
12 Ex NihiloGrants a 20% chance to craft an item for free
A
14 Let There Be Light!Reduces component cost of upgrading items by10% 20%
A
14 Cost OptimizationReduces component costs of crafting items by 15% / 30%
S
16 Waste Not Want NotWhen disassembling an item, you get attached mods back
A
16 Tune-upAllows you to upgrade lower quality components into higher quality ones
S
18 Edgerunner ArtisanAllows you to craft legendary and iconic items
S
20 Cutting EdgeCrafted legendary weapons automatically get one stat improved by 5%
A
20 Crazy ScienceIncreases the sale price of crafted items by 10%
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Best weapons to use with Cutting Edge Perk in Cyberpunk 2077

We consider weapons to be the best to use with the Cutting Edge perk.

Stats

Best Cutting Edge Build, Weapons, and Cyberware in Cyberpunk 2077

We recommend using this Tech Engineer build with the Cutting Edge Perk, together with Lightning Bolt and Fuck All Walls will improve the overall build.

B-Tier
Tech Engineer Build
15
Body
20
Reflexes
3
Cool
3
Intelligence
20
Technical Ability

The Best Weapons we recommend for this build
Name Stats
Tech
M-179E Achilles
Stats

27-33 Damage
12.41 Attacks Per Second
+
21-25 Chemical Damage
1.90 Charge Time
0.20 Charge Multiplier
+
33% Poison Chance
1.50 Headshot Damage Multiplier
Effects

Fires two projectiles per shot and deals chemical damage, with an increased chance to apply Poison. Charged shots deal more damage.

The Best Cyberware we recommend for this build
Name Price Effect
Limbic System Enchancement
Common
Frontal Cortex
3,000
Increase Crit Chance by 7%
Int 6
Limbic System Enchancement
Rare
Frontal Cortex
9,000
Increases Crit Chance by 15%
Int 9

The Best Mods we recommend for this build
Name Type Effect
Threat Detector
Rare
Kiroshi Optics Fragment
Enemies that detect you are automatically highlighted.

Need a cyberdeck to complete this build? You should check out our Best Cyberdeck Guide.

You should check out our Best Quickhacks Guide.

Tech Engineer Best Perks You Should Use
Skill Lvl Perks Effects
1 Eagle EyeQuickens Rifle and Submachine Gun aiming by 10% / 25% / 50%
7 BullseyeIncreases Rifle and Submachine Gun damage while aiming by 10%
1 GunslingerReduces reload time for Pistol and Revolver by 10% / 15% / 25%
1 Rio BravoIncreases headshot damage multiplier with Pistol and Revolver by 10% / 20% / 30%
1 MechanicGain more components when disassembling
11 200% EfficiencyCrafted clothes gain 2.5% / 5% more armor
11 Field TechnicianCrafted weapons deal 2.5% / 5% more damage
14 Cost OptimizationReduces component costs of crafting items by 15% / 30%
18 Edgerunner ArtisanAllows you to craft legendary and iconic items
20 Cutting EdgeCrafted legendary weapons automatically get one stat improved by 5%
9 Up To 11Allows you to charge Teach weapons up to 75% / 100% capacity
12 Lightning BoltIncreases crit chance with Tech weapons by 3% / 6% /10%
12 TeslaIncreases the charge multiplier for tech weapons by 15% / 35% / 55%
14 Gun WhispererFully charged Tech weapons do not shoot automatically
14 UberchargeFully charged Tech weapons deal 50% more damage
16 Fuck All WallsTech weapons discharge 50% faster
18 Lickety SplitTech weapons reload time is reduced by 15% / 30%
20 SuperconductorTech weapons ignore armor
20 RevampIncreases damage from Tech weapons by 25&, Increases charge damage from all chargeable weapons and cyberware by 10%

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