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Advice on DPS MM Hunter

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Hello :) 

I'm a bit discouraged by my DPS in Nighthold. I started this expansion as a resto druid and decided to switch back to my hunter (mained her in Warlords) to help out with DPS in our raid. I've been playing catch up for a month or so and my Mastery may be a little low. I feel like I have the rotation down ok....but I struggle a bit with which talents to use on each fight.

At any rate any help would be awesome. Thanks so much.

 

Here are my logs from last night. 

Warcraft Logs   https://www.warcraftlogs.com/reports/RwY82kzvctGZahdm#source=22&fight=1

Armory  http://us.battle.net/wow/en/character/aerie-peak/Pagana/simple

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http://www.checkmywow.com/reports/RwY82kzvctGZahdm/143555884/10

You have incredibly low vulnerable uptime, almost no use of patient sniper, and it seems you forgot about windburst and aimed shot. You have the legendary belt so you'd be better off not running the meme build and instead go for trick shot.

You at least seem to know that you should aim to hit aimed shot right as patient sniper is about to end, but you could definitely do with some practice.

You have the legendary gloves too, so your aimed shot usage/damage is quite low for having them.

Your burst is practically non-existent; MM is known for having burst and on your Trilliax kill you didn't even hit 800k. 

You don't have 4 piece tier set (probably because you're running meme build) and you have shocking trinkets.

Your mastery is fine; so that's not an issue - but you're missing a neck enchant which is 600 mastery.

You spent almost half the fight at max focus.

I think you need to go back and read the rotation and really practice it, and aim to get better trinkets. You've got at least a basic understanding of the rotation but your execution of it is very poor. The guide itself has all the information you need, and if that fails - look at warcraftlogs to see what the top players used on that fight as a suggestion.

In terms of talents, look at your legendaries and what the guide suggests for the fights. You barely have to talent swap in NH, and with the belt the main/only thing you ever want to be changing is volley or AMoC for AoE vs ST. 
Barrage is utterly useless for the amount of focus it costs - plus it's damage is too low compared to volley, especially if the adds are up for more than a few seconds.

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Luthixx thanks so much for taking the time to post. I didn't realize my trinkets were "shocking" until you mentioned it. lol They are pretty bad.  I appreciate the info and know what I need to work on now :) 

 

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