How to Get Tungsten in Astroneer

How to Get Tungsten in Astroneer

Last Updated on 15 January, 2022

How to Get Tungsten in Astroneer – Learn how to create Tungsten, its uses, and how to get all the ingredients involved

Tungsten is a refined resource that is crafted in the Smelting Furnace, requires Wolframite, and has a byte value of 275 bytes.

How to Get Tungsten in Astroneer – Source

Tungsten cannot be found, you must create it from the following recipe

Requires: Smelting Furnace Module | Recipe: x1 Wolframite = x1 Tungsten

How to Create the Smelting Furnace?

Requires: Medium Printer  Module | Recipe: Smelting Furnace Module = Resin x2 + Compound

Resin: Resin is obtained by using the Terrain Tool on deposits that can be found on all of the Planets

  • The Soil Centrifuge produces 8 Resin with two full Canisters of Soil
  • The Trade Platform gives 2 Resin for every Scrap, up to 8 total for 4 Scrap

Compound: can be found and gathered with the Terrain Tool on all of the planets, with varying rarity on each planet

  • The Soil Centrifuge produces 8 Compound with two full Canisters of Soil
  • The Trade Platform gives 2 Compound for every Scrap, up to 8 total for 4 Scrap.

How to Get Wolframite?

Wolframite can be found on the following planets:

  • Desolo > Cave Layers
  • Calidor > Mountainous Biome and Mantle Layers

The Trade Platform gives 2 Wolframite for every 3 Scrap, up to 4 total for 6 Scrap

How to Get Tungsten in Astroneer – Uses

These are all the items that require Tungsten in their recipes:

Backpack Printer Recipes

Everything you can create on the Small Printer, and the resources you’ll need, plus Tungsten

  • Floodlight = Tungsten

Small Printer Recipes

Everything you can create on the Small Printer, and the resources you’ll need, plus Tungsten

  • Medium Generator = Tungsten + Aluminum

Medium Printer Recipes

Everything you can create on the Medium Printer, and the resources you’ll need, plus Tungsten

Chemistry Lab Recipes

Everything you can create on the Chemistry Lab, and the resources you’ll need, plus Tungsten

  • Tungsten Carbide = Tungsten + Carbon

More How to get guides:

About Miguel Sancho 4329 Articles
Helping gamers with walkthroughs, guides, cheats & console commands and codes lists since 2005

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.