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MM rotation question

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Using the recommended talents but specifically Sidewinders in this case, I know with legion changes the new MM rotation will have downtime, due to being focus starved. My question is with this part of the guide regarding Sidewinders. "You should also keep it from ever reaching 2 charges, and you should be prepared to use it without Marking Targets active to keep this from happening. You should also not generally cast it until you have 60 focus.",  Assuming the previous is still correct, does this mean that we should not cast it until we have at least 60 focus(and less then 80 to prevent capping) to ensure we can get off maximum aimed shots during the vulnerable window, or at most 60 focus?

Secondary question, do we also prioritize barrage over aimed shot during the vulnerable window, after a Marking Target Sidewinder, for a single target situation. (Barrage would obviously come way ahead in a multi-target situation).

 

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1) Use Sidewinders when you have less than 60 focus in this situation.

2) Barrage > Vulnerable-buffed Aimed Shot, always.  However, do recognize when to save barrage for AoE.

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On 7/27/2016 at 8:30 PM, Orthios said:

2) Barrage > Vulnerable-buffed Aimed Shot, always.

What about Barrage vs Vulnerable-buffed Marked Shot? Should one to a) cast Barrage, interrupt it, cast Marked Shot, or b) cast Marked Shot (thus delaying Barrage), then cast Barrage?

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