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For the weapon of the same name in Fallout 76, see Baton (Fallout 76).

 
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The baton is a melee weapon in Fallout 4. Variants include the security baton, the shock baton, and the stun baton.

Background[edit | edit source]

This is a collapsible model law enforcement baton, used by various police departments before the Great War. It is standard issue gear for Vault-Tec security forces, alongside the 10mm combat pistol.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

The baton may be the first melee weapon acquired in the game, lying on top of various containers and tables within Vault 111. It is a basic melee weapon with medium swing speed.

Weapon modifications[edit | edit source]

ModDescriptionWeapon prefixDamage per shot changeWeight changeWeapon value change in capsEffect(s)Perk(s) requiredComponentsBase ID
No upgradeSecurity
ElectrifiedAdds Electrical damage.Shock+15 Energy+15Blacksmith: 2
Science!: 1
Adhesive x1
Aluminum x2
Circuitry x1
Rubber x1
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Stun packAdds Electrical damage, and chance to stun.Stun+25 Energy+30Blacksmith: 2
Science!: 1
Adhesive x1
Aluminum x2
Circuitry x3
Gold x2
Rubber x1
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Locations[edit | edit source]

Notes[edit | edit source]

The security batons found in Vault 111 have a rare quality, in that they are automatically equipped and favorited whenever they are picked up. This is because the Sole Survivor does not have a Pip-Boy yet.

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