Single shot, Full automatic
10.0 kg (-v1.4002)
8.5 kg (v1.4005+)
35000 RU (-v1.4002)
25000 RU (v1.4005+)
Silencer not attachable
Scope not attachable Grenade launcher not attachable
10 (Move: 3, Aim: 13)
25 (Move: 25, Aim: 0) v1.4007 8 (Move: 25, Aim: -16)
Rounds per minute
500 (420 Single) v1.4007 600 (420 Single)
[Source] Zulu's PKM is a unique machine gun that appears in S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Lost Alpha and S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat.
This belt-fed machine gun is a portable modification with a complex two-stage feeding system. Despite its weight and low precision, this LMG has found admirers in the Zone. Used primarily to fight off outnumbering enemy forces during faction conflicts and clear out mutant lairs. -
Inventory description ”
Unique variant of the
PKM Machine Gun. Main differences:
Magazine size increased to 150
Much heavier and more expensive
Increased durability (-v1.4002)
Pre-installed upgrades 1A, 3A, 5A (v1.4005+) It was introduced in the Developer's Cut (v1.4000+).
Not available in Lost Alpha.
In v1.4002 the name is display as
st_wpn_pkm_zulus due to a bug. Can be bought on a random basis from
Arnie in Pripyat (v1.4005+). If you fully upgrade durability, it can reach up to astonishing 16670 rounds.
Fully loaded weapon with 250 round capacity weighs 14 kgs.
Despite being a LMG it is a surprisingly accurate weapon.
It is not possible to use iron sights.
While carrying a gun, player is unable to sprint.
Weapon is not changed by the v1.4007 PRM Weapons Pack.
Zulu's PKM in Arnie's inventory
Zulu's PKM upgrade tree; upgrades are default