The gas mask is a piece of headwear in Fallout 76.


The gas mask prevents infection by diseases from airborne sources, but lowers the player character's Perception by 2 when worn. It can be worn together with any headwear that does not possess a mask feature.


  • There is one found inside the Charleston landfill in the northern Ash Heap, located inside of the southernmost destroyed trailer home.
  • Four can be found at Knife Edge - Two on the lookout tower and two on a wooden shelf underneath a tent.
  • Located next to Pleasant Valley Ski Resort's Vendor bot.
  • Three can be found at the Poseidon Energy Plant WV-06:
    • One be found inside the armored personnel carrier in front of the plant on the western side, being worn by a skeleton.
    • Two can be found in an open APC near the main entrance, on some crates.
  • One can be found at Sunrise Field, in the flooded house, on the top floor, inside the bedroom, next to the bed.


PCIcon pc Xbox OneIcon xboxone Playstation 4Icon ps4 Unequipping the gas mask may not remove the penalty to Perception. [verified]

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