The Makarov PM in DayZ.
|Magazines:||Makarov Mag., MakarovSD Mag.|
- "Semi-automatic pistol
- — In-game description
The Makarov PM's cartridges deal moderate damage of 1389 Blood, have low recoil, and when fired, have an audible range to zombies of up to 52.8 meters from the shooter's position. The effective range of this weapon is 50 meters.
The Makarov PM accepts both standard and suppressed (sub-sonic) ammunition, however suppressed ammunition will only suppress the weapon's noise and muzzle flash to zombies, not players.
The Makarov PM is regarded as the basic sidearm and starting weapon of survivors until they find a better weapon.
The Makarov PM's real life counterpart is the Makarov pistol. It is a Russian semi-automatic pistol in service since 1951.
The PM means (Russian: Пистолет Макарова) Pistolet Makarova, literally meaning Makarov's Pistol.