The M24 found in DayZ
- "Sniper rifle
Caliber: 7.62x51mm NATO"
- — In-game description
The M24 is a sniper rifle that uses five round 7.62×51mm M24 cartridges in DayZ.
The M24 is a military and LE version of the Remington 700 hunting rifle. M24 being the model name assigned. It has a maximum effective range of 800 meters, and is very accurate.
Similarly to the SVD Camo's range-finding reticle, although less intuitive, the mil-dots in the M24's scope can be used to estimate the distance from a target. This allows the player to zero the rifle with little difficulty.