5.8x42mm

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5.8x42mm
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Game information
All information listed assumes Standard FMJ (Reg/SP/FMJ)
Category (R)ifle caliber
Recoil level 3
Cost per round Parallar symbol.png 3.25
Weight per round (units) 0.01
Quantity (retail box/bulk can) 20 / 1000
Damage tables
Type LDV C1 C2 C3 A1 A2 A3 A4 A5
Bullet +3 82% 78% 74% 66% 53% 41% 21% 6%
Handloading information
Primer type Large rifle
Powder type Rifle powder
Projectile type .236, 71 grain
Cost per case Parallar symbol.png 1.11
Standard load (SP) 333 pwdr
Cold load (-P) 300 pwdr
Hot load (+P) N/A pwdr
Super load (+P+) N/A pwdr
Real world information
Ref. barrel length (inches) 18.2 (QBZ-95)
Muzzle velocity 870 m/s (2854 ft/s)
Muzzle energy 1355 Joule (1283 ft-lbf)
Country of origin China.png China
Year 1987

5.8x42mm is a type of ammunition for firearms. It is classified as a (R)ifle caliber, and was originally designed for the Norinco QBZ-95.

5.8x42mm is pronounced five point eight by forty-two millimeters.

This caliber may also be referred to in real life as 5.8mm Chinese, however that designation is not used in the Mazes.


Compatibility

Base weapons

There are 7 base weapons chambered in this caliber.

Class 1 weapons:

Class 2 weapons:


Barrel length groups

The reference barrel length belongs to the group listed in italics.

Group name Barrel length range Damage multiplier
Subcarbine Up to 11" 0.75x
Carbine 11.1" - 16" 0.9x
Rifle 16.1" - 20.9" 1.0x
Precision 21" and up 1.1x


Retail information

5.8x42mm ammunition can be purchased in gun shops and weapon shops in boxes of 20 rounds or bulk cans of 1000 rounds.

The following brands and projectile types are available in retail:

Brand name Composition Available projectile types
Standard Reg/SP FMJ (1.0x)
JHP (3.0x)
AP (3.0x)
Milsurp Surp/SP FMJ (0.25x)

The multipliers listed correspond to the value multipliers to cost of ammunition provided by powder type, pressure level, and projectile type. They are included on this table as a convenience, in order to tell at a glance the cost of a given brand and projectile combination.

Maze Customs

Availability of 5.8x42mm as a Customs family chambering:
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1911SS
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1911DS
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Blackhawk
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Redhawk
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Glock-SF
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Glock-LF
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MP5
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AR-15
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AK
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Rem700
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BA
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Minor services:

  • No weapons chambered in this caliber can be created through a Minor service.