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The M4A1 found in DayZ.
The M4A1 found in DayZ.
Category WeaponsAssault rifles
Required slots • Main Weapon Slot
• Hands
• 21 (7 x 3)
Cartridge 5.56mm Rounds
Magazine(s) 10Rnd 5.56mm CMAG
20Rnd 5.56mm CMAG
30Rnd 5.56mm CMAG
40Rnd 5.56mm CMAG
30Rnd STANAG (coupled)
Packet 5.56mm 20 rounds
Bleed chance 200%
Blood damage -500
Effective range 400m
Fire mode(s) • Semi
• Full Auto
Health damage -200
Shock 500
Shock (Head) 20,000
Bayonets M9A1 Bayonet
Bipods ATLAS Bipod
Buttstocks M4 buttstock CQB
M4 buttstock MP
M4 buttstock OE
Handguards M4 handguard MP
M4 handguard RIS
M4 Handguard Plastic
Illumination Weapon Flashlight
Optics and sights ACOG optics
M4 carryhandle optics
M68 CompM2 optics
RV1 RDS Optics
Suppressors Improvised Suppressor
Suppressor NATO
Wraps Ghillie Gun Wrap
Location(s) UH-1Y Wrecks
Rarity Very Rare
Variant(s) • Black
• Green
Absorbency 10%
Class name(s) m4a1
Dexterity 3
Dispersion 0.0015
The M4 carbine is a family of firearms that was derived from earlier carbine versions of the M16 rifle, which was in turn derived from the original AR-15 rifle that Eugene Stoner designed and ArmaLite made. The M4 is a shorter and lighter variant of the M16A2 assault rifle, with 80% parts commonality.
— In-game description.


The M4A1 is an assault rifle found in DayZ. It can be held in the players hands or put into a players inventory taking up the weapon slot. The rifle has a 0.0015 dispersion modifier as standard making it have the average assault rifle accuracy. It is only found at UH-1Y Wrecks or the officers tents and is rare. The M4A1 has an extremely low absorbency of 10%.

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  • Weapon statistics obtained from DayZDB.
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Carbines AKS-74USKS
Handguns 19111911 EngravedAmphibia SCR75DerringerFlaregun
FNX45LongHornMagnum .357Makarov IJ70P1Red 9
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Sawed-off Izh 18 RifleSawed-off Mosin 9130Sporter 22TrumpetWinchester Model 70
Shotguns Izh43 shotgunMP-133 shotgunMP-133 Shotgun with pistol gripSawed-off Izh43 shotgun
Sniper rifles SVDVSS Vintorez
Submachine guns MP5-KPM73 RAKUMP 45
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