Black powder rifle
· Ballistic · Sniper · Blackpowder
black powder rifle is a non-automatic rifle in .
First produced in 1850 in
Harpers Ferry, 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.
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. Plans/note can be bought from
Flintlock, the black powder vendor inside the Whitespring Resort. Randomly found in Government aid drops.
Blackpowder rifles received an update that changed their modification behavior, but did not retroactively adjust existing blackpowder rifles. Any blackpowder rifle from before this update will have 204 range and cannot be equipped with a skin.
Bug: Legacy blackpowder rifles will have 204 range and cannot be equipped with a skin
↑ Right side detail:
Harpers Ferry 1850
Pistols .44 pistol ( Medical Malpractice, Somerset Special, The Fact Finder, Voice of Set) · 10mm pistol ( Anti-Scorched training pistol) · Alien blaster ( The V.A.T.S. Unknown, Zeta's Revenge) · Black powder blunderbuss · Black powder pistol · Crusader pistol · Flare gun · Gamma gun ( Xerxo's gamma ray gun) · Gauss pistol · Pipe bolt-action · Pipe pistol · Pipe revolver · Salvaged Assaultron head ( Polly's Assaultron head, Sheepsquatch Assaultron head) · Single action revolver ( Fancy single action revolver) · Western revolver Shotguns Combat shotgun · Double-barrel shotgun ( Salt of the Earth) · Gauss shotgun · Pepper Shaker · Pump action shotgun ( Civil Unrest, Fancy pump action shotgun) Rifles 10mm submachine gun ( Perfect Storm, Old Guard's 10mm SMG) · Alien disintegrator · Assault rifle ( Whistle in the Dark) · Black powder rifle · The Dragon · Combat rifle ( The Fixer) · Enclave plasma gun · Gauss rifle · Handmade rifle · Hunting rifle ( Brotherhood recon rifle) · Laser rifle ( Acceptable Overkill) · Lever action rifle ( Sole Survivor) · Plasma gun ( Mind Over Matter, Slug Buster) · Radium rifle · Railway rifle · Submachine gun · Syringer ( Rose's syringer, Vox syringer) · Tesla rifle ( Night Light) · Ultracite laser gun Heavy weapons 50 cal machine gun ( The Action Hero, Final Word) · Auto grenade launcher · Broadsider · Hellstorm missile launcher · Cryolator · Fat Man ( Daisycutter, The Guarantee) · Flamer ( Pyrolyzer) · Gatling gun ( Resolute Veteran) · Gatling laser · Gatling plasma · Gauss minigun · Light machine gun · Harpoon gun ( Kingfisher) · M79 grenade launcher ( Crushing Blow) · Minigun · Missile launcher ( Bunker Buster) · Pepper Shaker · Plasma Caster · Ultracite Gatling laser Bows Bow · Compound bow · Crossbow