- “Use the wire tool to wire electrical components. See Journal Tip for more info.”
The Wire Tool is a hand-held tool that enables the player to connect electrical devices and blocks together.
This item can be found from scavenging or crafted. To craft the Wire Tool, the player will need to purchase the first level of the Electricity Basics (Perk).
When the Wire Tool is equipped in the player's hand, they will be able see additional details related to all electrical items. These details include, power consumption, power status, and flow of electricity from one device to another.
The Wire Tool has two functions, Disconnect Wire and Connect Wire. Player will need to focus on an electrical device before using either of the Wire Tool's functions.
- Disconnect Wire allows the player to remove a wire between two electrical items/blocks. Focus on first device and use the primary action, then locate another device and press the primary action again. The two devices should now be disconnected and the connecting wire, removed.
- Connect Wire enables the player to connect a wire from one electrical item or block to another. Focus on first device and use the secondary action, then locate another device and press the secondary action again. The two devices should now be connected with a wire.