A high-capacity, high-damage enforcer, this weapon can switch between the high crit semi-automatic and full automatic firing modes.

The Stradavar is a Tenno assault rifle featuring the ability to switch between semi- and fully-automatic firing modes by using the Alternate Fire.

This weapon can be sold for Credits647,500.

Manufacturing Requirements
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64 35
MarketIcon Market Price: Platinum64 230 Blueprint2 Blueprints Price:Credits6420,000


This weapon deals primarily Impact b Impact and Puncture b Puncture by a slight margin on its full-auto mode, and Puncture b Puncture damage on its semi-auto mode.


  • Full-auto mode has near-equal physical damage.
  • Semi-auto mode has high Puncture b Puncture and good Slash b Slash damage – effective against health.
  • Good accuracy.
    • High accuracy with hip fire on full auto mode.
    • High accuracy with zooming in on semi-auto mode.
  • Large magazine size.
  • Negligible recoil on full auto.
  • Innate two Madurai Pol polarities.


  • Semi-auto mode has the second lowest damage of all semi-automatic rifles, after TiberonPrime Tiberon Prime.
  • Reduced accuracy when aiming on full auto mode.


  • Semi-Auto compared to Full-Auto:
    • Higher damage (50.0 vs. 28.9);
      • Lower ​Impact b Impact (7.5 vs. 10.1).
      • Higher ​Puncture b Puncture (30.0 vs. 10.1).
      • Higher ​Slash b Slash (12.5 vs. 8.7).
    • Lower fire rate (5.0 rounds/s vs. 10.0 rounds/s).


  • The Stradavar's design bears a strong resemblance to several machine guns utilizing a drum-pan magazine, such as the British-built Vickers K and Lewis Gun, the US-built American-180, and the Russian-built DP-28.
    • The Stradavar further resembles the Lewis gun without its barrel shroud, or the Type 92 machine gun.
  • The Stradavar's last fourteen shots sound slightly different to indicate low ammunition in the magazine.
    • Shots from the single fire mode are also a bit louder.
  • The Stradavar's name seems to be based on Stradivarius, which is a name given to highly regarded string instruments that were created by the Italian Stradivari family. It's also a reference to pre-WW2 American Mafia culture when it was romanticized that gangsters would carry submachine guns in violin cases.
  • Prior to the Specters of the Rail update, Stradavar had identical damage on both firing modes and a lower status chance.
  • With the addition of Update 21 the Stradavar became the first weapon with increased accuracy when fired at the hip and reduced accuracy when firing while zooming (in full auto).


  • Stradavar in Codex.

Stradavar Skins

Patch HistoryEdit

Update 22.12

  • Status chance increased from 5% to 12% (Auto).
  • Critical chance increased from 15% to 24% (Auto).
  • Status chance increased from 15% to 16% (Semi Auto).
  • Critical chance increased from 20% to 28% (Semi Auto).
  • Decreased automatic recoil.

Update 21.4

  • Reduced the damage of the Stradavar's full auto mode in Conclave.

Update 21.0

  • Increased Accuracy when shooting from the hip in Full-Auto mode.
  • Increased Accuracy when shooting in Semi-Auto when aiming.
  • Increased damage from 25 to 28 in Full-Auto mode.
  • Increased critical chance from 10 to 15% in Auto mode.

Update 19.10

  • You can now change firing modes during reload on the Stradavar and Zarr as per feedback.

Update 19.5

  • Magazine size reduced from 65 to 30 in Conclave.

Hotfix: Specters of the Rail 7

  • Fixed missing UI information for the Stradavar's different fire modes in the Arsenal.

Hotfix: Specters of the Rail 4

  • Reduced the damage of Stradavar's semi-auto mode in Conclave.

Update: Specters of the Rail

  • Increased the amount of Impact damage done with Stradavar automatic fire while decreasing the Puncture and Slash damage these attacks do.
  • Increased the amount of Puncture damage done with Stradavar semi-automatic fire while decreasing the amount of Slash damage these attacks do.
  • Slightly decreased the amount of damage done by Stradavar automatic fire and increased the amount of damage done by semi-automatic attacks.
  • Increased the Stradavar Status Chance to 15%.

Update 18.13

  • Fixed firing the Stradavar not rumbling your controller.

Update 18.12

  • Reduced the damage of the Stradavar semi-auto fire in Conclave.

Update 18.11

  • Introduced.
Last update: Hotfix

See AlsoEdit

  • LaserAimRifle Argonak, a Grineer select-fire rifle.
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