M249

M249

A military-grade Light Machine Gun that only spawns in helicopter crates and Bradly APC, the M249 holds the most bullets in-game out of all the guns, with a magazine capacity of 100. Does an extremely high amount of damage with a high rate of fire and is extremely accurate, but has a large amount of recoil. Melts Everybody.

  1. Loot
  2. Repair
  3. Recycle for
  4. Mods
  5. Damage
  6. Tips
Container Condition Amount Chance
Helicopter Crate 100 % 1 6 %
APC Crate 100 % 1 10 %
Tool Cost for full repair Max Condition Loss Blueprint required
Repair Bench Repair Bench High Quality Metal×28Metal Fragments×75 20% No
Recycler Yield
Recycler M249>High Quality Metal×20Metal Spring×3Gears×3Rifle Body50%
Modifications Damage Rate of Fire Spread Hip Spread Velocity Recoil Aim Sway
Weapon flashlight Weapon flashlight - - - - - - -
Holosight Holosight - - - - - - -
Weapon Lasersight Weapon Lasersight - - -20 % -40 % - - -90 %
Muzzle Boost Muzzle Boost -10 % +10 % - - -10 % - -
Muzzle Brake Muzzle Brake - - +0.5 +3 -20 % -50 % -
4x Zoom Scope 4x Zoom Scope - - -30 % - - -20 % -
Silencer Silencer -25 % - -30 % -30 % -25 % -20 % -20 %
Simple Handmade Sight Simple Handmade Sight - - - - - - -
Ammunition Damage DPS Headshot Spread Velocity
5.56 Rifle Ammo 5.56 Rifle Ammo 65 335 ×2 0.2 488
Explosive 5.56 Rifle Ammo Explosive 5.56 Rifle Ammo 68 356 ×2 0.7 293
Incendiary 5.56 Rifle Ammo Incendiary 5.56 Rifle Ammo 72 376 ×2 0.2 293
HV 5.56 Rifle Ammo HV 5.56 Rifle Ammo 65 335 ×2 0.2 585
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Zukey[contributor] 103 pts. 11 days ago*

  1. The M249 has a high recoil movement penalty, staying still will make the gun much easier to spray at longer distances.
  2. The simple sight is a good mod for the M249 with the benefits of more visibility when aiming down and the higher sensitivity the mod gives.
Damage 65
Fire Mode Automatic
Rate of Fire 500
Spread 0.2
Capacity 100
Recoil 8
Movement Penalty 1.25
Reload 7.5 sec.
Draw 1.8 sec.
In-game category WeaponWeapon
Stack size ×1
Despawn time 1 hour