“Why go out and risk your life scavenging when you can build your own parts?”


The Do It Yourself (Perk) is unlocks several different recipes related to crafting electrical parts.

This perk initially requires Science (Skill) Level 1 and Construction Tools (Skill) Level 30 and unlocks the recipe to craft Mechanical Parts.

Players then need Science (Skill) Level 7 to unlock the Insulator and Electrical Parts recipes.

Finally, Science (Skill) Level 10 is needed to unlock the Electronic Components recipe.


The Do It Yourself (Perk) unlocks the following recipes:

Image Name Materials Workstation Learned From
Mechanical Parts.png Mechanical Parts ForgedSteel.png 2x Forged Steel, DuctTape.png 1x Duct Tape Workbench Do It Yourself (Perk) Level 1
Insulator.png Insulator ScrapIron.png 2x Iron (Forge), BrokenGlass.png 10x Glass (Forge), ClayLump.png 20x Clay (Forge) Forge w//Tool & Die Set Do It Yourself (Perk) Level 2
Electrical Parts.png Electrical Parts Insulator.png 1x Insulator, ForgedIron.png 1x Forged Iron, DuctTape.png 1x Duct Tape Workbench Do It Yourself (Perk) Level 2
Electronic Components.png Electronic Components Electrical Parts.png 1x Electrical Parts, ScrapBrass.png 1x Brass (Forge), Scrap Plastics.png 1x Scrap Plastics Workbench Do It Yourself (Perk) Level 3
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