The black powder rifle is a weapon in Fallout 76.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

The black powder rifle is a percussion cap muzzleloader that makes use of .50 caliber balls as ammunition. The black powder rifle has a unique reloading animation that involves the player character using a ramrod to push a lead ball down the rifle's barrel.

Weapon modifications[edit | edit source]

ModDescriptionPrefixDamage changeFire rate changeRange changeAccuracy changeAmmo capacity changeAP cost changeWeight changeValue changePerk(s) requiredComponentsForm ID
No muzzle0004F21D
Large bayonetSuperior bash. Inferior range.Bayoneted-1.5+3+25%+20%Adhesive x2
Aluminum x4
Copper x1
Screw x4
Steel x8

Locations[edit | edit source]

  • The black powder rifle may be obtained at the Philippi Battlefield Cemetery inside the museum in a display case along with other weapons and outfits.
  • One can be found at the civil war fort, Prickett's Fort, in a display case in one of the cabins near the parking lot
  • There is one at the Garrahan Estate. Take the elevator to Level 3, turn right, enter the door to the right of the stairs. locked display case (level 1 lock).
  • There is one at the Harper's Ferry on the east side in a small building. On the left as one travels from the fast travel location to the vendor.
  • Plans/note can be bought from Flintlock, the black powder vendor inside the Whitespring Resort.

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