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Nickel Ore is a raw material that is found exclusively in the Lost River and some parts of the Inactive Lava Zone. It can be found as a Large Resource Deposit and as loose chunks of ore on the seabed.

It is used to create several vehicle upgrades.

Uses in Crafting


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Ion CrystalNickel OreNickel OreArrow-right (1)FabricatorArrow-right (1)Orange Tablet

Modification Station

Cyclops Depth Module MK1Plasteel IngotNickel OreNickel OreNickel OreArrow-right (1)Modification StationArrow-right (1)Cyclops Depth Module MK2

Vehicle Upgrade Console

Plasteel IngotNickel OreNickel OreNickel OreRubyRubyArrow-right (1)Vehicle Upgrade ConsoleArrow-right (1)Prawn Suit Pressure Compensator Mark 1

Nickel OreNickel OreCrystalline SulfurCrystalline SulfurCrystalline SulfurTitanium×5LithiumArrow-right (1)Vehicle Upgrade ConsoleArrow-right (1)Prawn Suit Jump Jet Upgrade

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Neptune Launch Platform

Plasteel IngotNickel OreNickel OreNickel OreAerogelAerogelWiring KitArrow-right (1)Rocket BaseArrow-right (1)Neptune Escape Rocket Stage 1

Data Bank Entry

Nickel is a medium-hard, ductile metal used extensively in production of strong metal alloys. It has applications throughout the construction industry.

Assessment: Essential for advanced fabrication


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