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This page contains information about a DayZ item that is currently not spawning/craftable, and/or is not functional - but is not a removed or replaced item, in Stable branch.
The information on this page does not apply to the current version of the game or the content is not available.
Stun Baton
Stun Baton.png
Updated for 0.62
Category Weapons > Melee
Type Blunt
Repairable With Sharpening Stone
Duct Tape
Size 2 Slots (1x2)
Weight 800 g (1.76 lb)
Fragility 0.8%
Absorbency 0%
Type Normal Heavy
Health 10
Blood 5
Shock 50 4500 (When ON)
Standing Sprinting
Range 1.2
Bleed Chance 0%
Locations Police
Rarity Rare
Similar in basic design to an electric cattle prod. It has a metal end split into two parts electrically insulated from each other. At the other end of the shaft are a handle and a switch. Both electrodes must touch the subject. — In-game description

The Stun Baton is a type of weapon in DayZ Standalone. It requires a battery to operate at its full potential. It lasts around six to eight hits on zombies and players. The stun baton is extremely effective in close quarters melee combat as (if there is a battery inserted), as it can knock players unconscious in one or two hits.

Powered vs. Off[]

This weapon does an additional 4000 shock damage when it is powered with an Alkaline Battery 9V.