The subject of this article is from the Origins update.
The information from this article is up-to-date as of 9 November, 2020.
Optical Drill
Optical Drill
Category Multi-tool - Weapons
Type Material Gain Amplifier
Stats Resource Mined +50%
Updated Origins

The Optical Drill is a multi-tool upgrade.


The Optical Drill is a Multi-tool upgrade for the Mining Laser, allowing for more resources to be collected per click.

Game Description

Wafer-thin lens arrays are arranged in a highly calibrated matrix, focusing the Mining Beam on an atomic level.

This extra precision allows for highly efficient mining. Elements are extracted more efficiently, increasing the yield from items harvested with the Multi-Tool.


The blueprint can be acquired from Iteration Eos in Space Anomaly.


Optical Drill can be built using the following ingredients:

Optical Drill can be repaired using the following ingredients:

Optical Drill can be dismantled after construction, returning the following ingredients:

Additional information

Installing the Optical Drill will also increase the amount harvested from plants by 50%, with an extra 6% bonus from each connected mining laser module. If you surround the Optical drill on all four sides it ends up giving a bonus of 74%.

Release history

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