|This article is about Laser Cutter in Subnautica. For the related article on the Below Zero Wiki, see Laser_Cutter.|
When equipped, it emits light in a five-meter radius from the player.
Cutting open one sealed door will drain 17% of the charge of a normal battery. This means it can cut through five doors and nearly make it through a sixth before needing to replace the battery.
Data Bank Entry
The ultra high frequency laser cutter is tuned specifically to cut through titanium and plasteel based materials at a thickness of up to 10cm. This makes it an essential tool for construction, salvage and rescue operations, but ineffective on natural obstacles.
'The Alterra Laser Cutter: Who called the locksmith?'
- In previous versions of the game, the Laser Cutter was crafted at the Modification Station with a Repair Tool and a Diamond.
- Previously, for every 2% of usage on an object, the Laser Cutter's battery percentage went down by 1%. Thus the player could get two objects opened before needing to replace the battery.
- The PDA message can only be obtained by dropping and scanning a built Laser Cutter.