If you’re looking for something that packs a punch in Modern Warfare 2, the assault rifle weapon category is a good place to start. As one of the most populated weapon categories at launch, it’s a selection of weapons that offers up quite a few unique options – including the Kastov 545. If you’re looking for the best Modern Warfare 2 Kastov 545 loadout and class setup, we have you covered.
As one of the faster-firing options in the AK-74 platform, you could be looking at one of the best assault rifles in Modern Warfare 2 when it comes to the Kastov 545 – provided you have the right attachments equipped, the best perks, best tacticals, best lethals, and field upgrades.
Modern Warfare 2 Kastov 545 loadout
We know the base Kastov 545 has a little less recoil than the Kastov 762, but there’s always room for improvement. So, without further ado, here’s the best Modern Warfare 2 Kastov 545 loadout and class set-up – thanks to Call of Duty content creator ‘Klay‘:
- Receiver: Kastov 545
- Stock: KSTV-RPK Factory
- Rear Grip: Ivanov ST-70 Grip
- Laser: FSS OLE-V Laser
- Underbarrel: Schlager Tango
We know the Ivanov ST-70 Grip might seem like an odd choice, but the improved flinch resistence is nothing to laugh about – it really does come in handy when you’re in mid-range gunfights. When you couple this with the KSTV-RPK Factory stock, you’re going to find that you’re well-equipped to tackle enemies further away than you might first think.
However, this is a balanced build and that means it needs to be nifty in a tight spot. By equipping the FSS OLE-V Laser, you’re going to be increasing this weapon’s sprint to fire speed and aim down sight speed, which should only improve it’s capabilities in close quarters combat. When you couple this with the Schlager Tango underbarrel attachment, you’re going to find you have improved hip fire accuracy and better recoil steadiness.
Interestingly, Klay doesn’t equip an optic attachment. But, there’s a free slot so you can pick and choose whichever one you think is best for this build. Or, you could even add an extended magazine to it – however, this will limit your movement speed and mobility a little more.
And, that’s all there is to it! With this selection of attachments, you should have one of the best Modern Warfare 2 loadouts available at your disposal.
Best Modern Warfare 2 Kastov 545 class setup
At the moment, the best secondary weapon for a Kastov 545 loadout has to be the Side Impact weapon blueprint for the X13 Auto. If you need something to help you out of a tight spot or finish off a weakened enemy, this is your best bet. You can find out everything you need to know about how to get the Side Impact blueprint right here.
As for perks, we actually think making use of Scavenger and Tracker in the base slot is the best option. As a lighter, faster-firing assault rifle, these two perks are going to help you hunt enemies and keep you well-stocked with ammunition while you’re at it.
As for the bonus perk slot, we think Cold Blooded is the best option. We know you may want to opt for Fast Hands, but the X13 Auto is a fantastic sidearm to swap to in a tight spot and shouldn’t be ignored when the benefits of Cold Blooded are right there. If you’re unaware, this perk is going to keep you from being spotted by any and all devices and attachments – so it’s useful to have.
Following on from this, you really want to equip Ghost as your ultimate perk. This is essentially going to add killstreaks to the list of things that won’t spot you anymore. So, UAVs aren’t going to be a problem for you any longer – well, they will be until you earn access to this perk later in a match.
Adding to this, you’re going to want to opt for a classic equipment combo of Semtex for your lethals and Stun Grenades for your tacticals. They always get the job done and Modern Warfare 2 isn’t changing that. We also recommend Dead Silence as the Field Upgrade you opt for. We know it’s been nerfed a little in this Call of Duty game, but it’s still an excellent tool for pushing – something which this Kastov 545 excels at.
And, that’s all there is to it. Here’s the best Kastov 545 loadout in Modern Warfare 2 right now. With this class, you should be able to rank up fast and get some of the higher killstreaks available – maybe even a MGB (which is this game’s version of the nuke).