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Nuclear Biochemical Mask

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Nuclear Biochemical Mask
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General
Category
Clothing
Encumbrance
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1.0
Equipped
Hat
Properties
Scratch defence
100%
Bite defence
100%
Insulation
50%
Wind resistance
65%
Water resistance
100%
Technical
Item ID
Base.Hat_NBCMask

A nuclear biochemical mask is a mask that can be worn by players.

Usage

Pros and cons

Pros Cons
  • Provides complete protection from bites and scratches.
  • Provides substantial wind resistance and insulation.
  • Is completely waterproof.
  • Spawns rarely and is location dependent to laboratories.
  • Could induce overheating in hot weather/high exertion.

Body location

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  • Head

Distribution

The loot distributions can be found in the table(s) below.

Hat_NBCmask distribution Show / Hide
Effective chance calculations are based off of default loot settings, and median zombie density. The higher the density of zombies in an area, the higher the effective chance of an item spawning. Chance is also influenced by the lucky and unlucky traits.
Containers
Building/Room Container Effective chance
laboratory crate 1.87%
laboratory desk 1.87%
laboratory metal_shelves 1.87%

Buildings

Nuclear biochemical masks can be found in testing labs.

NPCs

Nuclear biochemical masks do not naturally spawn on zombies.

Code

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Source: ProjectZomboid\media\scripts\clothing\clothing_hats.txt

Retrieved: Build 41.78.16
item Hat_NBCmask
	{
	    DisplayCategory = Accessory,
		Type = Clothing,
		DisplayName = Nuclear Biochemical Mask,
		ClothingItem = Hat_NBCmask,
		BodyLocation = FullHat,
		BloodLocation = Head,
		Icon = NBCMask,
		CanHaveHoles = false,
		BiteDefense = 100,
        ScratchDefense = 100,
        Insulation = 0.50,
        WindResistance = 0.65,
        WaterResistance = 1.0,
        WorldStaticModel = NBC_Mask_Ground,
		Tags = GasMask,
    }

See also