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Land Mine
Category Weapons > Explosives
Type Fragmentation
Delivery Trap
Size 2x2 (4 Slots)
Weight 2 kg (4 lb)
Absorbency Unknown
Effective Radius ~1 m
Maximum Radius ~3 m
Health Damage 60
Shock Damage 100
Bleed Chance 50%
Fracture 90%
unconscious Yes
Locations Military
Rarity Very Rare
Anti-personnel mine. Provides a nasty surprise for anybody unlucky enough to step on it. — In-game description

The Land Mine is a type of explosive weapon in DayZ. Dealing near lethal damage to anyone who steps on it, anyone not instantly killed when near a Land Mine explosion will be knocked unconscious.

Activation[ | ]

To set up and arm the Land Mine, hold the device in your hands will show the mine hologram. Using (LMB by default on PC) will pick the location of the Land Mine. Now holding down (LMB by default on PC) will place the mine. Upon activation the mine will start a 10-second delay before the Land Mine is armed and ready.

A deployed and armed Land Mine has a persistence lifespan of 7 days.

Deactivation[ | ]

It is possible, though dangerous, to disarm a deployed and armed Land Mine. There is a 10%-40% chance that deactivating the mine will cause its detonation.

To disarm the device, approach the Land Mine while holding one of the following tools:

As soon as the option becomes available, use the Interact key (LMB by default on PC). Once disarmed, the Land Mine can be safely picked up and used again.

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Trivia[ | ]

  • This Mine appears to be a Soviet-era PMN-2.
  • The Land Mine was added to the game within the 0.55 update.