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SK 5966 Weapon Info for DayZ

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SK 5966
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Otherwise known as the SKS, the SK 5966 has a 10 rounds internal magazine that accepts 7.62x39 rounds. The SK 5966, or SKS, is considered a great firearm due to it have good range, damage and being easy to find the SKS and the 7.62x39 rounds.
"A ten-shot semi-automatic rifle, fed from an internal magazine. Older model, but still reliable. Uses 7.62x39mm rounds."
Fire Mode: Semi Auto
Chance to jam: 0.128%



Fires 762x39 Rounds

SK 5966 Ammo

Overview of the SK 5966 in DayZ

Description when inspecting the SK 5966 in DayZ:
"A ten-shot semi-automatic rifle, fed from an internal magazine. Older model, but still reliable. Uses 7.62x39mm rounds. "

The SK 5966, more commonly known as the SKS, is a semi-automatic rifle that can be found in DayZ. It has quite a high damage output and can reach far distances, making it a great mid-tier rifle to loot. In close-quarters combat, it is an incredibly useful tool - capable of dispatching multiple enemies in a short amount of time. It is also rather easy to locate in the game, and the 7.62x39 rounds it fires are not too hard to come by either. If you equip it with an optic, the SKS will prove to be a formidable weapon at range.

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SK 5966 Damage Drop-off

0m 110
100m 94.89
200m 81.74
300m 70.41
400m 60.65
500m 52.25
600m 45.01
700m 38.77
800m 33.39
900m 28.77
1000m 24.78


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SK 5966 Gun Sounds

Very Close

100 Meters Away

200 Meters Away

500 Meters Away

Suppressed - Very Close

Rapid Fire - 100 Meters Away

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SK 5966 Weapon Crack Distance

The 762x39 Rounds fired by the SK 5966 become subsonic at 475 meters.

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SK 5966 DayZ Weapon Summary

The SK 5966 uses 762x39 Rounds and can fire at 451.12 RPM (Rounds Per Minute) inflicting 110 health damage and 110 shock damage per shot with 434 recoil rating out of 2289(lower is better).

The SK 5966 is capable of doing a full reload in 8.55 seconds, containing a maximum ammo capacity of 10.

With the SK 5966's Accuracy stat of 0.0015, Max Zeroing Distance of 300 and Muzzle Velocity of 704 meters per second, the SK 5966 has a Base Range of roughly 400 meters without any attachments.

Because the Muzzle Velocity is 704 meters per second and the caliber stat is 1 for the ammo used by the SK 5966(762x39 Rounds), this weapon has a Penetration Power of 704 out of 977.5(higher is better).

The SK 5966 can be heard up to 2500 meters away without a suppressor(unless the suppressor is a fixed suppressor weapon), and has a Sway Rating of 7.488 out of 8.125(lower is better).

The inventory size of the SK 5966 is 27 total slots, weighing 3850 grams with a length of 111.042 centimeters without any attachments.



DayZ Rifle Category

Halfway to a Sniper Rifle, but better than a melee weapon. Rifles are a good mid-game firearm that you replace quickly when you get military tier loot. While Rifles in DayZ do appear to perform like Sniper Rifles in some areas, they lack the damage, range and zeroing of long range guns. The line between what is a Rifle and what is a Sniper Rifle is very thin in DayZ and may change over time due to the addition of Weapon Attachments.

A rifle is a kind of gun that is made for long-distance accuracy shooting. Typically, they have a long barrel and a stock or handle that lets the shooter hold the gun steadily while pointing.

A rifle's defining features are as follows:

Long barrel: Compared to other types of weaponry, rifles feature a long barrel that promotes greater accuracy and a wider effective range. Rifles have a stock or grip that the shooter can use to hold the weapon steady while aiming. This lessens recoil and enhances precision.

Cartridges for rifles: Rifles often fire cartridges for rifles, like the.223 Remington or.308 Winchester. These cartridges have a stronger stopping force and a longer useful range than pistol cartridges because they are larger and more powerful.

Selective fire: Rifles can fire automatically or semi-automatically (one round per trigger pull) (multiple rounds per trigger pull). This enables the shooter to select the shooting mode that is best for the circumstance.

Rifles can have a variety of action types, including bolt-action, semi-automatic, and automatic. Semi-automatic rifles fire one round each trigger pull, whereas automatic rifles shoot multiple rounds per trigger pull. Bolt-action rifles need manually cycling the bolt after each shot.

Rifles are uniquely adapted for long-range shooting and precision compared to other types of weaponry because of their long barrels, stocks or grips, usage of rifle cartridges, and selective firing modes. They are frequently employed by hunters, target shooters, military personnel, and lawbreakers alike in long-range combat.

It's important to remember that there are various rifle varieties, including hunting rifles, precision rifles, and war rifles, each of which has unique qualities, features, and purposes.


About DayZ Weapons

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

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.

Rifles are long firearms that are powerful and can hit targets accurately at range. Making them a great choice stealthy players that like to shoot from a distance.

Shotguns are incredible dangerous up close, but lack in effectiveness at medium and especially long distance. Shotguns are best used in urban combat for this reason.

Handguns are compact firearms that can only be shot and handled with one hand. They are less powerful and accurate than rifles, but they are more concealable and portable. They are classified into several categories, including revolvers and pistols. While the cylinder of a revolver rotates in place of a magazine, the magazine of a handgun may hold a significant number of rounds.

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