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Flare Gun

Flare Gun

Otherwise known as the Signal Pistol, the Flare Gun is a non-lethal weapon that is used only for firing a flare cartridge into the air to light up an area.

Fires Flare Cartridges

Flare Gun Ammo

The Flare Gun has no attachments

Flare Gun Damage Drop-off

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Flare Gun Gun Sounds

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Flare Gun Weapon Crack Distance

The Flare Cartridges fired by the Flare Gun are always subsonic and will not make a weapon crack sound.

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Flare Gun Weapon Summary

The Flare Gun uses Flare Cartridges and can fire a projectile every 0.1 seconds at 12.16 RPM (Rounds Per Minute) inflicting 0 health damage and 0 shock damage per shot with 426 pixels of base recoil per shot at a 1920x1080 resolution.

The Flare Gun is capable of doing a full reload in 4.833 seconds and chambers one round in 4.833 seconds, chambering a maximum of 1 cartridge and cannot attach a magazine to increase this.

With the Flare Gun's Base Dispersion of 0.03, Base Maximum Zeroing of 25 and Muzzle Velocity of 80 meters per second, the Flare Gun has a maximum Effective Range of roughly 25 meters.

Because the Muzzle Velocity is 80 meters per second and the caliber stat is 0 for the ammo used by the Flare Gun, this weapon has a Penetration Rating of 0.

The Flare Gun can be heard up to 1000 meters away without a suppressor, has a 0% chance to jam and has a Sway Rating of 1.152.

The inventory size of the Flare Gun is 4 total slots, or 2 slots wide by 2 slots high, weighing 0.4 kilograms with a length of 63.4148 centimeters without any attachments.


About DayZ Weapons

Weapons in DayZ can be split into 6 weapon categories that are as follows: Assault Rifles, Sniper Rifles, Sub Machine Guns, Rifles and Pistols.

DayZ weapons have a lot of stats that impact how a weapon will react to different situations. These stats can be changed slightly or drastically by attaching attachments to your weapons in DayZ.

With most weapons allowing attachments in DayZ, you can customise how your weapon performs in-game. However, most weapon attachments don't do much to improve your weapon.



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