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This sub machinegun has the highest damage of the it's class but also has the highest recoil. Highly effective in short-medium ranges in the hands of a skilled shooter.


The MP5A4 can be crafted at a level 2 workbench using the following materials:

Material Quantity
High-Quality Metal 50
Gears 20
Metal Springs 10
SMG Body 1

The MP5A4 can also be found rarely in loot crates, as well as in the hands of certain NPCs like the Military Tunnels scientists and the Heavy Scientists at the Oil Rig. It can also be purchased from the Bandit Camp for 750 Scrap.

The MP5A4 can be loaded with 30 rounds of 9mm ammunition and is compatible with a range of attachments, including scopes, muzzle attachments, and magazines.

Damage and Durability

The MP5A4 deals 25 damage per hit to players and has a durability of 200.

Attachment Compatibility

The MP5A4 is compatible with the following attachments:

  • Muzzle:
    • Muzzle Brake
    • Silencer
    • Flash Hider
  • Sight:
    • Holosight
    • 8x Zoom Scope
    • Simple Handmade Sight
    • 16x Zoom Scope
    • 4x Zoom Scope
    • 2x Zoom Scope
    • Laser Sight
  • Magazine:
    • 30-Round Magazine

Interesting Facts

  • The MP5A4 is based on the real-life MP5 submachine gun.
  • The MP5A4 has been a popular choice for players in Rust due to its high damage and versatility in close-to-medium range combat.

The MP5A4 is a highly sought-after weapon in Rust, with its high damage output and compatibility with a range of attachments making it a formidable weapon in the right hands. While it can be difficult to control due to its high recoil, skilled shooters can make the most of its potential in combat.