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Version 1.02
Category Weapons > Ranged
Type Sniper Rifle
Cartridge 7.62x54mmR Rounds
Repairable With Gun Cleaning Kit
Size 30 Slots (10x3)
Weight 4 kg (8 lb)
Absorbency 0%
Fire Modes Semi-Auto
Range ~600m
Noise 4 (Very Loud)
Zeroing 100m - 1000m
Magazines 10rd VSD Mag
Optics PSO-1 Scope
1PN51 Scope
Kobra Sights
Muzzles Plastic Bottle Suppressor
Normalized Suppressor
Wraps Ghillie Rifle Wrap
Location Helicopter Crash
Rarity Extremely Rare
Semi-automatic marksmen rifle fed from a detachable magazine. Compatible with KA scopes. Uses 7.62x54mmR rounds. — In-game description

The VSD is a late-game, military sniper rifle in DayZ Standalone. Largely considered to be the "end-game" weapon, the VSD is chambered in 7.62x54mmR Rounds.


The VSD (Dragunov's sniper rifle system, model of 1963) is a designated marksman's/sniper's rifle, developed in the Soviet Union during the early sixties and approved for service in 1963. It fires the 7.62x54mmR cartridge and can be fed using 10-round stamped steel magazines, but can also be chambered by using a single 7.62x54mmR round. Its role is squad-level marksman shooting, being able to pick out targets on ranges far longer than that of the AK's combat range.


Weapon attachments are any accessories or devices that attach to a firearm in order to add, improve or modify the weapon's functionality or performance. In DayZ Standalone these attachments take the form of sights/optics, handguards, buttstocks, muzzle devices, barrel and handguard attachments and gun wraps.


Sights and Optics


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