Modern Warfare’s (LMG) PKM light machine gun, available from the outset of the multiplayer section, is the easiest to control LMG in Season 5. Its average rate of fire means a manageable recoil in combat. with targets at longer ranges, though it slightly hinders its performance at closer ranges. In this guide, we’ll show you three PKM Loadout to help you become an LMG expert.
PKM Loadout 1 – Immovable
Ideal for mounting on any part of the map, this PKM Loadout is lethal at long range.
- 25.9” Heavy Barrel (Barrel)
- Canted Hybrid (Optic)
- Forge TAC Stalker (Stock)
- Rubberized Grip Tape (Rear Grip)
- Bipod (Underbarrel)
The important part of this attachment combination is the two pins. Provides greater accuracy when crouching or tummy, ideal for players to hide and still have an impact on the map.
- E.O.D (Perk 1)
- Hardline (Perk 2)
- Battle Hardened (Perk 3)
When mounted, mobility is severely hindered, although increased explosive resistance, lightning grenades, and stun will greatly aid as enemies try to push you out of position with a utility.
- Thermite (Lethal)
- Stun Grenade (Tactical)
To prevent any advancing enemies from focusing on your position, throw the thermite in front of your position to prevent them from getting too close. Stun grenades are ideal for slowing down any oncoming targets, making them a very easy target to destroy.
PKM Loadout 2 – Speed Is Key
LMG is not just for passive players. This PKM Loadout is ideal for running and shooting.
- 18.2” Compact Barrel (Barrel)
- No Stock (Stock)
- Sleight of Hand (Perk)
- Stippled Grip Tape (Rear Grip)
- Snatch Grip (Underbarrel)
This attached combination provides the most maneuverability without hindering the high damage output a PKM possesses.
- Double Time (Perk 1)
- Ghost (Perk 2)
- Spotter (Perk 3)
Increase the amount of time you can use sprint tactics and take full advantage of the additional speed boost by going undetected from any enemy UAVs.
- Frag Grenade (Lethal)
- Flash Grenade (Tactical)
A classic combination. Blinding enemies to make them easy targets and cook grenades when attacking or defending a target covered by potential targets.
Loadout 3 – Maximum Impact
The third and final PKM Loadout gives the player the chance to deal massive amounts of damage and gain some very powerful killstreaks.
- 26.9” Extended Barrel (Barrel)
- Forge TAC Ultralight (Stock)
- Granulated Grip Tape (Rear Grip)
- 200 Round Belt (Ammunition)
- Tactical Foregrip (Underbarrel)
This attached combination gives the PKM Loadout maximum damage and ammo range, making it lethal at nearly any range imaginable.
- Quick Fix (Perk 1)
- Pointman (Perk 2)
- Amped (Perk 3)
Quick Fix is used less than the other perks commonly equipped in the field, but it restores your health quickly, which is great for players who like to get into the action.
- Semtex (Lethal)
- Stim (Tactical)
Semtex is a viable alternative to frag grenades thanks to its ability to stick to the player and the surrounding area. Stimulation further speeds up healing, keeping you in the heat of the battlefield longer.