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Otherwise known as the Scout Rifle, the Pioneer has been moved to the Sniper Rifle category due to its long distance capabilities. Fires 5.56x45 rounds.

Fires 5.56x45 Rounds

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Pioneer Damage Drop-off

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Pioneer Gun Sounds

Very Close

100 Meters Away

200 Meters Away

500 Meters Away

Suppressed - Very Close

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Pioneer Weapon Crack Distance

The 5.56x45 Rounds fired by the Pioneer become subsonic at 850 meters.

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Pioneer Weapon Summary

The Pioneer uses 5.56x45 Rounds and can fire a projectile every 2.15 seconds at 27.27 RPM (Rounds Per Minute) inflicting 110 health damage and 110 shock damage per shot with 352 pixels of base recoil per shot at a 1920x1080 resolution.

The Pioneer is capable of doing a full reload in 4.867 seconds and chambers one round in 4 seconds, chambering a maximum of 1 cartridge and a maximum of 5 in its magazine.

With the Pioneer's Base Dispersion of 0.0015, Base Maximum Zeroing of 300 and Muzzle Velocity of 977.5 meters per second, the Pioneer has a maximum Effective Range of roughly 300 meters.

Because the Muzzle Velocity is 977.5 meters per second and the caliber stat is 1 for the ammo used by the Pioneer, this weapon has a Penetration Rating of 1124.125.

The Pioneer can be heard up to 2600 meters away without a suppressor, has a 0% chance to jam and has a Sway Rating of 0.614125.

The inventory size of the Pioneer is 27 total slots, or 9 slots wide by 3 slots high, weighing 3 kilograms with a length of 93.4214 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.

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