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Tungsten

Collected on planet surfaces and from asteroids.

Tungsten, W, atomic number 74. Melting point 3695K. Tungsten is a material used in a wide range of applications, including heavy metal alloys, hard materials and various chemical processes.

Type
Raw
Subtype
Raw material 5
Grade
Standard

Used in blueprints
74x
Used in synthesis
12x
Used for exp. effects
3x
Used for tech broker
10x
Location
Surface prospecting

Used in synthesis

Used in blueprints

TypeModificationGrade 
ArmourBlast resistant4
ArmourHeavy duty5
ArmourKinetic resistant4
ArmourThermal resistant4
Power PlantArmoured5
Frame Shift DriveShielded5
Life SupportReinforced3
Life SupportReinforced4
Life SupportShielded5
Power DistributorShielded5
Beam LaserSturdy3
Beam LaserSturdy4
Burst LaserSturdy3
Burst LaserSturdy4
CannonSturdy3
CannonSturdy4
Manifest ScannerReinforced3
Manifest ScannerReinforced4
Manifest ScannerShielded5
Chaff LauncherReinforced3
Chaff LauncherReinforced4
Chaff LauncherShielded5
Electronic CountermeasureReinforced3
Electronic CountermeasureReinforced4
Electronic CountermeasureShielded5
Heat Sink LauncherReinforced3
Heat Sink LauncherReinforced4
Heat Sink LauncherShielded5
Point DefenceReinforced3
Point DefenceReinforced4
Point DefenceShielded5
Fragment CannonSturdy3
Fragment CannonSturdy4
Frame Shift Wake ScannerReinforced3
Frame Shift Wake ScannerReinforced4
Frame Shift Wake ScannerShielded5
Kill Warrant ScannerReinforced3
Kill Warrant ScannerReinforced4
Kill Warrant ScannerShielded5
Mine LauncherSturdy3
Mine LauncherSturdy4
Seeker Missile RackSturdy3
Seeker Missile RackSturdy4
Multi-cannonSturdy3
Multi-cannonSturdy4
Plasma AcceleratorSturdy3
Plasma AcceleratorSturdy4
Pulse LaserSturdy3
Pulse LaserSturdy4
Rail GunSturdy3
Rail GunSturdy4
Torpedo PylonSturdy3
Torpedo PylonSturdy4
Auto Field-Maintenance UnitShielded5
Collector Limpet ControllerReinforced3
Collector Limpet ControllerReinforced4
Collector Limpet ControllerShielded5
Fuel ScoopShielded5
Fuel Transfer Limpet ControllerReinforced3
Fuel Transfer Limpet ControllerReinforced4
Fuel Transfer Limpet ControllerShielded5
Hatch Breaker Limpet ControllerReinforced3
Hatch Breaker Limpet ControllerReinforced4
Hatch Breaker Limpet ControllerShielded5
Hull Reinforcement PackageBlast resistant4
Hull Reinforcement PackageHeavy duty5
Hull Reinforcement PackageKinetic resistant4
Hull Reinforcement PackageThermal resistant4
Prospector Limpet ControllerReinforced3
Prospector Limpet ControllerReinforced4
Prospector Limpet ControllerShielded5
RefineryShielded5
Missile RackSturdy3
Missile RackSturdy4

Used in experimental effects

Used for tech broker unlocks

Components in the same location

Surface prospecting

ComponentTypeGrade  
AntimonyRawRare
ArsenicRawCommon
CadmiumRawStandard
CarbonRawVery common
ChromiumRawCommon
GermaniumRawCommon
IronRawVery common
ManganeseRawCommon
MercuryRawStandard
MolybdenumRawStandard
NickelRawVery common
NiobiumRawStandard
PhosphorusRawVery common
PoloniumRawRare
RutheniumRawRare
SeleniumRawRare
SulphurRawVery common
TechnetiumRawRare
TelluriumRawRare
TinRawStandard
TungstenRawStandard
VanadiumRawCommon
YttriumRawRare
ZincRawCommon
ZirconiumRawCommon

How to get components

Components may be obtained in locations noted. Higher rarity components can be usually obtained from bigger and/or more dangerous ships and locations (like T9 for transportation ships, Anaconda for combat ships, well defended settlements with Data points and so on).