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Ferrite Dust
Ferrite Dust
Category Metal
Type Metallic Mineral Extract
Rarity Common
Blueprint Value 14.0 Units.png
Used for Building, Crafting, Charging, Upgrading, Refining
Symbol Fe
Updated Origins

Ferrite Dust is a resource.

Summary[]

Ferrite Dust (Fe) is a resource and one of the metal elements. It is obtainable on the surface of planets, from various rocks.

Game description[]

An abundant mineral element, found in rock formations and other areas of geological interest. Easily extracted using a Mining Laser.

Typically requires processing in a Refiner before use in construction or technology manufacture.

Source[]

Ferrite Dust can be refined using a Refiner with the following ingredients:

  • SUBSTANCE.BIOME.LUSH.png Paraffinium x1  →  SUBSTANCE.LAND.1.png Ferrite Dust x1  ("Ferrite Dust Extraction", 0.9 sec./unit output)
  • SUBSTANCE.BIOME.COLD.png Dioxite x1  →  SUBSTANCE.LAND.1.png Ferrite Dust x1  ("Ferrite Dust Extraction", 0.9 sec./unit output)
  • SUBSTANCE.BIOME.HOT.png Phosphorus x1  →  SUBSTANCE.LAND.1.png Ferrite Dust x1  ("Ferrite Dust Extraction", 0.9 sec./unit output)
  • SUBSTANCE.BIOME.DUSTY.png Pyrite x1  →  SUBSTANCE.LAND.1.png Ferrite Dust x1  ("Ferrite Dust Extraction", 0.9 sec./unit output)
  • SPACEGUNK.3.png Rusted Metal x1  →  SUBSTANCE.LAND.1.png Ferrite Dust x2  ("Recycle Waste Materials", 1.5 sec./unit output)
  • SUBSTANCE.BIOME.RADIO.png Uranium x1  →  SUBSTANCE.LAND.1.png Ferrite Dust x1  ("Ferrite Dust Extraction", 0.9 sec./unit output)
  • SUBSTANCE.BIOME.TOXIC.png Ammonia x1  →  SUBSTANCE.LAND.1.png Ferrite Dust x1  ("Ferrite Dust Extraction", 0.9 sec./unit output)

Use[]

Crafting[]

Ferrite Dust is used as an ingredient for crafting the following products:

Refining[]

Ferrite Dust is used as an ingredient for refining the following products using a Refiner:

Cooking[]

Ferrite Dust is not used as an ingredient for cooking using a Nutrient Processor.


Progression[]

The following progression is used for Ferrite refinement via a Portable Refiner:

Trivia[]

The real life version of ferrite dust is basically rock dust. Mostly iron with trace minerals of zinc, copper, etc.

Additional information[]

Release history[]

  • NEXT - Added as a resource. Any Iron in the player's inventory was converted to this resource.
  • Visions - Hidden changes: The information panel has an additional icon indicating its purpose.

Gallery[]

fr-fd:Poussière de ferrite