Copper is one of the key ingredients for every electrical component in the game. Copper is used as a crafting element in the game, and every single electrical crafting is done with the help of Copper. If you need anything that requires power, it will need a hefty amount of Copper.
In this article, we will discuss the best ways to extract or find Copper in Fallout. There are a couple of ways to acquire Copper in fallout, you can either break down items into smaller components, or you can farm an actual ore. Electronics and electrical devices rely heavily on Copper as a building material.
Copper is the most probable metal to be used in the production of power-hungry devices. In this guide, we’ll look at the best methods for obtaining Copper in Fallout 76.
What Is A Copper Farm In Fallout 76?
Copper is a scarce material you’ll need for crafting numerous types of energy ammo camp power connectors, generators, lights, and even nuclear mines, among multiple other in-game items. The best way to get Copper is by farming Ore; the place where you can farm copper ore is called a Copper Farm.
There aren’t any places on the map where Copper is readily available. Farming is the best way to get Copper in fallout 76. In this article, we are going to tell you the best locations to farm copper so that you can focus more on playing the game than collecting items.
Where To Get Copper In Fallout 76?
To get Copper, you can use extractors in workshops or your C.A.M.P. and place them on Copper deposits, or you could use scrapping items that yield Copper. You coil also try mining Copper veins all over the world to provide Copper Ore, which can then be smelted to produce Copper scrap.
Best Fallout 76 Copper Farm Locations
Here we have listed a couple of the best copper farm locations that you can find on the map:
- Solomon’s Pond.
- Abandoned Mine Shaft 2.
- Hornwright Air Purifier Site.
- Landview Lighthouse.
- Blackwater Mine.
- Bolton Greens.
- Sons of Dane Compound.
Items You Can Extract For Copper
Another very popular way of getting Copper easily is to break down materials into simpler pieces to extract Copper from them. There are multiple elements in fallout 76 that contain Copper and you can easily break them down to extract Copper from them. Here are some elements you can break down to get Copper:
- Acetone Canister
- Beaker Stand
- Table Lamp (Any type and color)
- Bone Cutter
- Brass Miner’s Lamp
- Broken Lamp
- Light Bulbs (and Broken Bulbs)
- Bunsen Burner
- Ornamental Vase
- Cooking Pot
- Damaged Mainframe Core
- Flight Data Recorder
- High-Powered Magnet
- Hot Plate
- Magnifying Glass
- Mainframe Core (repaired)
- Mine Suit Filter
- Canister (any type & color)
- Power Relay Coil
- Radio Jammer
- Sensor Module
- Magnet Cow
- Stew Pot
- Vacuum Tube
Copper Scraps Locations
If you are looking for copper scrap, that means you are looking for items that contain Copper so that you can scrap them in order to extract Copper. We have already provided you with a list of components that have Copper in them. Here are some locations on the map where you can find these items to obtain Copper from them.
- Landview Lighthouse in The Forest: 6 Lighthouse Souvenir.
- Bolton Greens in The Forest.
- Mountainside Bed and Breakfast
- Abandoned Bog Town on the top floor.
- Sugar Grove
Copper Ore Location
Copper ore is a miscellaneous item in Fallout 76, and it can be mined from veins or copper deposits that can contain 2 or 3 ores. Copper ore can be smelted down at a chemistry station to produce copper scrap.
Copper deposits can be found at various workshops like:
- Billings Homestead
- Charleston landfill
- Dabney homestead
- Grafton Steelyard
- Spruce Knob
- Wade Airport
How To Convert Copper Ore Into Copper?
Converting copper ore to Copper is an easy job. We have broken the procedure into four easy steps.
- Make sure to equip the Super Duper Perk Card.
- Visit a Chemistry Station and click “Craft“.
- Select “Smelting“.
- Here you can smelt 3 Copper Ore + 2 Acid into 3 Copper Scrap.
Note: Copper and copper scrap are the same thing; don’t get confused.
Copper being very scarce and useful, is required in the game as it is very helpful. All crafting related to power is done by using Copper.
We hope this article made your job of acquiring Copper in the game easy. Using these methods, you can easily get Copper in your inventory without much effort, which will help you focus more on the game than wotri=yjihng obtaining Copper.