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Carbon Nanotubes
Carbon Nanotubes
Category Component
Type Crafted Technology Component
Total Value 500.0 Units.png
Updated Expeditions

Carbon Nanotubes is a component.


Carbon Nanotubes is a component that is used for crafting.

Game description[]

Metres and metres of high capacity carbon nanotubes.

Their high tensile strength and mild conductivity make these a key component in many advanced technologies.


Available from some Galactic Trade Terminals.

Carbon Nanotubes can be built using a blueprint and the following ingredients:

  • SUBSTANCE.FUEL.1.png Carbon x50  →  Product.nanotubes.png Carbon Nanotubes

Carbon Nanotubes can be cooked using a Nutrient Processor with the following ingredients:

  • PRODUCT.BAIT.WORMS.png Chewy Wires x1  →  Product.nanotubes.png Carbon Nanotubes x1  ("NOT RECOMMENDED", 2 sec./unit output)



Carbon Nanotubes is used as an ingredient for crafting the following products:


Carbon Nanotubes is not used as an ingredient for refining using a Refiner.


Carbon Nanotubes is used as an ingredient for cooking the following products using a Nutrient Processor:

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