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Mk 48 Mod 0

The Mk 48 Mod 0 is a rare and powerful medium machine gun that is only found at helicopter crash sites and the northwest airfield barracks. With 100 round belts, an Aimpoint sight, and a high rate of fire, the Mk 48 Mod 0 is amazing at taking down targets at short to medium range. Due to the high amount of recoil, it is recommended to engage targets with short bursts from the prone position.

The Mk 48 Mod 0 is painted with a woodland camouflage, which makes it blend in better with the environment.

By Ray-Charles on 2012/07/31 at 2:58pm

1 shots zombies, 100 rounds per belt, very accurate red dot scope. Even has full retard mode. If you don't like sneaking, crawling or subtlety this is the gun for you.

By AbsolutZero on 2012/08/21 at 3:20am

This AR is my second favorite, being a vast improvement over the vanilla M240B. The red dot sight adds a lot to your "down the tube" field of view, while also helping with quick target lineup.

User beware: the 240B slings 7.62x51 NATO, .308 Winchester. This is a very powerful round, and is great at taking down players and vehicles, but only if you can -hit- what you aim at. The 1-2 round burst suggestion in the main description is 100% true, after round 3, the muzzle is in the clouds and you're firing at nothing of importance.

In support of a squad, The M249 is -still- my pick of the litter, simply because of the accuracy difference. If you're using an automatic rifle as a kill weapon, the Mk48 is King Kong without a doubt, but as a real squad automatic rifleman, your chief weapon is fear - fear you enforce through suppression. The game doesn't have a suppression effect, but try getting shot at by a 249 once or twice, you'll hit the dirt pretty quickly.

If you follow the modern military model, a squad automatic rifleman serves to keep the enemy from moving freely by providing "area denial," better known as "you can't move anywhere I can see because I will rain holy hell on your face." The 240/Mk48 can't do that as well as a 249, just because of the recoil problem. A good AR can put 20-30 rounds of 5.56 (the M249 belt) into a man-sized target within a few seconds, where the Mk48 would take far longer.

It all depends on your intended usage - are you a killer, or are you supporting with suppression? Choose wisely, not all machine guns are the same ;)

By Gublo on 2012/08/01 at 9:38am

Once found by a chopper crash this weapon is a dream to operate. I've found ammo for it almost everywhere (Airfield tower, Deer tower, Deer tower zombies) and once prone this weapon has nearly no recoil. Story: "Mark" and his friend on LU67 ran into me today and started shooting. Threw myself on the ground and emptied 100 rounds through the grass, Bye bye "mark".

By ZombieMoses on 2012/08/05 at 2:43pm

This is probably the most effective gun for medium range PvP period. My clan mate took down an entire enemy squad single-handedly. If you're traveling in a squad, someone simply must have one of these if they can find it. Just in case you get attacked by a helicopter or something.

By ScullCandy on 2012/07/18 at 10:31am

Defaq 180m audible range?

By SatiX on 2012/07/11 at 1:32am

7999 dmg/per hit

By malau on 2012/11/22 at 1:43am

What a beautiful gun ! Down to the "PSSHT" of the compressed air / gas.

Despite "only" 100 rounds compared to M249's 200, it is a Zed 1 hit kill, compared to M249's 2 hit kill, so that evens things up - but the 249 doesn't have the "PSSHT" sound, or look as beautiful.

By BusDriver13 on 2012/10/05 at 10:20pm

It's my favorite weapon in game!


100 Ronds per Belt 1 shot Zombies 2 shot's Players Very accurate


Very loud Very rare

Edited by BusDriver13 on 2012/11/03
By Operator on 2012/10/04 at 10:04am

May be loud, but it's ability for vengeance is uncanny. It dropped 5 bandits who just killed my friend, then defended the bodies for him to get back.

By Gublo on 2012/08/02 at 11:05pm

@m4rk90me Haha what are the odds! ;)

By m4rk90me on 2012/08/02 at 12:58am

@Gublo OMG that was me! Yea we've been pretty unlucky in that occasion, I was the only one who began to engage. I saw the entire magazine discharged on me btw lol!

By Cigan on 2013/06/01 at 2:31am

amazing gun!!! 2 shots to a player and hes gone!!

By StealthAssassin on 2013/05/26 at 9:10am

Just founded one in Crash Site with 2 belts of ammo

By madhellsing on 2013/04/13 at 10:37pm

My favorite weapon besides the AKM. A beast on PVP just outstanding machinegun. High rate of fire and the 100 round belt, the gun might be rare but it's ammo is everywhere.

Can be found in barracks but mostly fond on heli crash sites. I founf 2 in one crash site and man is it awesome I just run with it with my buddys and destroy hostile players that shoo us on site.

Best killer weapon ever :D

By LivingPixel on 2013/03/27 at 7:38am

Its like a M14 AIM, just more: Spray-n-Pay.

By luma on 2013/03/07 at 9:10am

I was watching a Helicrash 450 m away when two guys in an Ural apeared. I emptied one belt, spraying the bullets over the Ural and the two which killed one. The other guy entered the Ural to drive away, but after 25 Bullets into its back, the Ural exploded. Its an awesome gun and in combination with a Sniper and a SD-Weapon hard to stop.

By Arkous on 2012/09/01 at 3:30am

When I put it into my general inventory It deleted my bag, could anybody help with the issue also. When it is equipped It blanks out my bag slot.

By Complex on 2012/07/30 at 7:52pm

My fav machine gun because of its little red dot sight. Very helpfull for longer range combat.

By Max on 2012/07/15 at 11:56am

Jacked a bus that had this and a load more other top tear loot tonight, this gun is insane good!

By BigMasterL on 2012/07/07 at 12:41pm

Oke I love this gun. Absolute beast for PVP, not really usefull for PVE as it has a big ass audible range.

By WobMinerJames on 2012/11/24 at 12:40pm

My favourite kill was made with this weapon. 1 shot as he ran out a barracks from 200-300m ish, he runs bleeding and a second shot in the back of his head as zombies rip him apart!

This is fantastic! I have killed players 600-700 meters away with fair ease. The mil-dot is brilliant for long and shot distance. Close combat, it wont let you down. If you go down, it makes sure they will as well with the 8000 blood damage!

However, as with all powerful weapons, shooting this in any building area will give a nice 30 strong zombie group coming after you.

By kaktus on 2012/09/15 at 11:09am

It replaces my Backpack. I can't equip the Mk48 and a Coyote Backpack at the same time. Makes me sad :( Nvm. Seems to be hacked into the game :(

Edited by kaktus on 2012/09/15
By Morgothom on 2012/09/09 at 10:32pm

I found it at the Stary Sobor tents after a fresh server restart just yesterday. So its not only possible to spawn in the Barracks or Chopper Crash Sites.

By ShAtTeR-DrEaMz on 2012/09/04 at 11:48am

Excellent for a PvP scenario, meaning you plan on encountering a live player. Otherwise it is LOUD and alerts every zombie in the area. The gun ammo is kind of uncommon, You can find 100 round bandoleer every so often, so in theory you could last quite a while with 100 rounds until you found some more ammo, but you will go throw 100 rounds defending your self from zombies after you shot it once...which kinda of renders it useless. Like I said great PvP gun.


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