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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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Modification Station

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Vehicle Upgrade Console

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Neptune Launch Platform

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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