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If you are looking for machine construction and upgrades, you should also check out the Guide to Advanced Construction.

Base Materials

Name Requirements Construction Destruction
Rods
Rods.png
  • 1 × Metal.png Metal
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Metal Rods
  • Use a Welder.png Welder on Rods.png Rods to turn them back into Metal.png Metal
Steel Tiles
Floor Tiles.png
  • 1 × Metal.png Metal
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Floor Tiles
  • Use a Welder.png Welder on Floor Tiles.png Steel Tiles to turn them back into Metal.png Metal
Wood Tiles
Wood Tiles.png
  • 1 × Planks.png Planks
  • Click the Planks.png Planks and choose Floor Tiles
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench on Wood Tiles.png Wood Tiles to turn them back into Planks.png Planks
Reinforced Glass
Glass r.png
  • 1 × Rods.png Rods
  • 1 × Glass.png Glass
  • Use Rods.png Rods on Glass.png Glass
  • Use a Recycling Machine to turn back into Metal.png Metal and Glass.png Glass
Plasteel (Reinforced Metal)
Metal r.png
  • 1 × Plasmadone.png Plasma
  • 1 × Metal.png Metal
  • Produced at Mining via the Smelter there
  • No deconstruction possible

Flooring and Support

Name Requirements Construction Destruction
Lattice
Lattice.png
  • 1 × Rods.png Rods
  • Use Rods.png Rods on space tiles.
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to turn the Lattice.png Lattice back into Rods.png Rods.
Catwalk
Catwalk.png
  • 2 × Rods.png Rods
  • Use 2 × Rods.png Rods on a Lattice.png Lattice.
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to disassemble the catwalk.
Plating
Plating.png
  • 1 × Floor Tiles.png Floor Tiles
  • Use Floor Tiles.png Floor Tiles on a Lattice.png Lattice.
Steel Floor
Floor.png
  • 1 × Floor Tiles.png Floor Tiles
  • Use Floor Tiles.png Floor Tiles on a Plating.png Plating.
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to rip off the floor tiles.
Wood Floor
WoodFloor.png
  • 1 × Wood Tiles.png Wood Tiles
  • Use Wood Tiles.png Wood Tiles on a Plating.png Plating.
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to remove intact wood floors.

Or

  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to rip off and break all wood floors.
Light Floor
LightFloor.gif
  • 1 × Glass.png Glass
  • 1 × Metal.png Metal
  • 2 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • Use 2 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils on Glass.png Glass.
  • Use Metal.png Metal on the tile you get.
  • (Optional) Use a Multitool.png Multitool to change the tile's color.
  • Place the light tile on a Plating.png Plating.
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to rip off the light tiles.
  • Use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to undo the wiring.
Reinforced Floor
Enginefloor.png
  • 2 × Rods.png Rods
  • Use 2 × Rods.png Rods on a Plating.png Plating.
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the reinforced floor.
Glass Floor
GlassFloor.png
  • 1 × Glass r.png Reinforced Glass
  • Use 1 × Glass r.png Reinforced Glass on a Lattice.png Lattice.
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unsecure the pane from its frame
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to pop the pane out of its frame
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unfasten the frame

Walls and Structures

Name Requirements Construction Destruction
Wall
Wall.png
  • 4 × Metal.png Metal
  • Stand in the desired spot
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Girder
  • Use 2 × Metal.png Metal on the resulting girder
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to remove the wall's plating
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the girder

Or

  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to displace the girder
Reinforced Wall
R wall.png
  • 2 × Metal.png Metal
  • 2 × Metal r.png Plasteel
  • 2 × Rods.png Rods
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Stand in the desired spot
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Girder
  • Use 2 × Rods.png Rods on the resulting girder to add internal support struts
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the internal support struts
  • Use 1 × Metal r.png Plasteel sheet on the reinforced girder to add reinforced plating
  • Use 1 × Metal r.png Plasteel sheet on the reinforced wall to add an external cover and finish the wall
  • Use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the outer grille
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to expose the external reinforced cover
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to weld through the external reinforced cover
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the external reinforced cover
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to loosen the external support rods
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to weld through the external support rods
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the reinforced inner cover
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unsecure the internal support struts
  • Use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the internal support struts
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the girder
Grille
Grille.png
  • 2 × Rods.png Rods
  • Stand where you wish to build a grille
  • Click on the Rods.png Rods to create a grille
  • Use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to cut through the grille

Or

  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to dislodge it so you can pull it around

Or

  • Use blunt objects, sharp objects or welding until it breaks

False Walls

Note : False walls cannot be built between rooms with a high pressure differential (Approximately 10 kPa differential, atmospheric pressure being 101.325 kPa)

Name Requirements Construction Destruction
False Wall
False Wall.gif
  • 4 × Metal.png Metal
  • Crowbar.png Crowbar
  • Stand in the desired spot
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Girder
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar on the girder to dislodge it
  • Use 2 × Metal.png Metal on the girders
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to bolt the wall back into place
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to remove the wall's plating
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the girder
Reinforced False Wall
False Wall r.gif
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • 2 × Metal.png Metal
  • 2 × Metal r.png Plasteel
  • Stand in the desired spot
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Girder
  • Use 2 × Rods.png Rods on the resulting girder to add internal support struts
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the internal support struts
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to displace the reinforced girder
  • Use 1 × Metal r.png Plasteel sheet on the displaced reinforced girder to add reinforced plating
  • Use 1 × Metal r.png Plasteel sheet on the reinforced wall to add an external cover and finish the hidden reinforced wall
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to bolt the reinforced wall back into place
  • Use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the outer grille
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to expose the external reinforced cover
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to weld through the external reinforced cover
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the external reinforced cover
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to loosen the external support rods
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to weld through the external support rods
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the reinforced inner cover
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unsecure the internal support struts
  • Use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the internal support struts
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the girder

Windows

Name Requirements Construction Destruction
One Direction
Glass panel.png
  • 1 × Glass.png Glass
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Click the Glass.png Glass pane
  • Choose One Direction while facing desired direction
  • Right-click and rotate if facing wrong direction
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to fasten it down

Or

  • Click a Grille.png Grille with Glass.png Glass
  • Right-click and rotate if facing wrong direction
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to fasten it down
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unfasten the window
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to cut the window back into sheets

Or

  • Use blunt objects, sharp objects or welding until it breaks
Full
Glass wall.png
  • 2 × Glass.png Glass
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Click the Glass.png Glass pane
  • Choose Full Window while standing on desired location
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to fasten it down
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unfasten the window
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to cut the window back into sheets

Or

  • Use blunt objects, sharp objects or welding until it breaks
Smartglass
Smartglass.gif
  • 1 × Glass.png Glass
  • 2 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • Use 2 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils on Glass.png Glass.
  • Apply the Wired glass.png wired glass tile you get to a Glass wall.png window
  • (Optional) Use a Multitool.png Multitool on the window to set/change the radio ID
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unsecure the pane from its frame
  • (If reinforced) Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to pop the pane out of its frame
  • (If reinforced) Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unfasten the frame

Reinforced Windows

Name Requirements Construction Destruction
One Direction
Glass panel r.png
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Crowbar.png Crowbar
  • 1 × Glass r.png Reinforced Glass
  • Click the Glass r.png Reinforced Glass pane
  • Choose One Direction while facing desired direction
  • Right-click and rotate if facing wrong direction
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to fasten the frame down
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to pop the pane into the frame
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the pane to the frame

Or

  • Click a Grille.png Grille with Glass r.png Reinforced Glass
  • Right-click and rotate if facing wrong direction
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to fasten the frame down
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to pop the pane into the frame
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the pane to the frame
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unsecure the pane from its frame
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to pop the pane out of its frame
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unfasten the frame
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to cut the window back into sheets

Or

  • Use blunt objects, sharp objects or welding until it breaks
Full
Glass wall r.png
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Crowbar.png Crowbar
  • 2 × Glass r.png Reinforced Glass
  • Click the Glass r.png Reinforced Glass pane
  • Choose Full Window while standing on desired location
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to fasten the frame down
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to pop the pane into the frame
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the pane to the frame
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unsecure the pane from its frame
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to pop the pane out of its frame
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unfasten the frame
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to cut the window back into sheets

Or

  • Use blunt objects, sharp objects or welding until it breaks
Windoor
Windoor.png
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Crowbar.png Crowbar
  • 5 × Glass r.png Reinforced Glass
  • 2 × Metal r.png Plasteel
  • 1 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png Airlock Controller
  • Click the Glass r.png Reinforced Glass pane
  • Choose Windoor while standing on desired location and facing correct direction
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to secure the Windoor Assembly
  • Use 2 × Metal r.png Plasteel to make a Secure Windoor
  • Use CableCoils.png Cable Coils to wire the Windoor Assembly
  • Insert a Circuitboard.png Airlock Controller Board
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to secure the electronics and engage the Windoor inside the assembly
  • Open the Windoor
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the airlock electronics
  • Use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the wiring
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to unsecure the assembly
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to recover the glass

Or

  • Use blunt objects, sharp objects or welding until it breaks

Furniture

Name Requirements Construction Destruction
Chairs and Stools
Chair.png
  • Metal.png Metal or Planks.png Planks
  • Click the Metal.png Metal or Planks.png Planks and choose Chair, Office Chair, Stool or Fancy Chair while standing in the desired location
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the chair or stool and turn it back into Metal.png Metal
Table
Table.png
  • 2 × Metal.png Metal or 2 × Planks.png Planks
  • Click the Metal.png Metal or Planks.png Planks and choose Table Parts
  • Assemble the Table Parts.png Table Parts or Wooden Table Parts.png Wooden Table Parts while standing in the desired location
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the table frame and turn it back into Table Parts.png Table Parts
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the Table Parts.png Table Parts and turn them back into Metal.png Metal
Reinforced Table
R-table.png
  • Table Parts.png Table Parts
  • 2 × Rods.png Rods
  • Use 2 × Rods.png Rods on the Table Parts.png Table Parts to obtain Reinforced Table Parts.png Reinforced Table Parts
  • Assemble the Reinforced Table Parts.png Reinforced Table Parts while standing in the desired location
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to weaken the reinforced table frame
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the reinforced table frame and turn it back into Reinforced Table Parts.png Reinforced Table Parts
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to remove the reinforced frame from the Reinforced Table Parts.png Reinforced Table Parts
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the Table Parts.png Table Parts and turn them back into Metal.png Metal
Glass Table
Glass table.png
  • Table Parts.png Table Parts
  • 1 × Glass.png Glass
  • Use 1 × Glass.png Glass on the Table Parts.png Table Parts to obtain Glass table frame.png Glass Table Parts
  • Assemble the Glass table frame.png Glass Table Parts while standing in the desired location
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the glass table and turn it back into Glass table frame.png Glass Table Parts
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble the Glass table frame.png Glass Table Parts and turn them back into Metal.png Metal and Glass.png Glass
Bookcase
Bookcase.png
  • 5 × Planks.png Planks
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Click the Planks.png Planks and choose Bookcase
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to anchor the bookshelf down
  • Add 1 × Planks.png Planks to make a shelf
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the shelves
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to unsecure the bookshelf frame
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to break the bookshelf frame apart
Operating Table
Optable.png
  • Reinforced Table Parts.png Reinforced Table Parts
  • Scanning Module.png Scanning Module
  • Assemble the Reinforced Table Parts.png Reinforced Table Parts while standing in the desired location
  • Use a Scanning Module.png Scanning Module on the reinforced table.
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to remove the Scanning Module.png Scanning Module and recover your reinforced table
Cage
Cage.png
  • 6 × Metal r.png Plasteel
  • Click the Metal r.png Plasteel and choose Cage

Machinery and Electronics

Name Requirements Construction Destruction
Newscaster
Newscaster.png
  • Newscaster Frame.png Newscaster Frame
  • Insert the frame into the wall

If broken :

  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to remove the broken glass
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to disconnect it
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the newscaster

If NOT broken:

  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to disconnect it
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the newscaster
APC
APC.png
  • Crowbar.png Crowbar
  • Id regular.png Authorized ID
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • 2 × Metal.png Metal
  • 1 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png Power Control Module
  • 1 × Power cell.png Power Cell
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose APC Frame
  • Use the frame on the wall you wish to use
  • Remove the floor
  • Use CableCoils.png Cable Coils to wire the APC
  • Replace the floor
  • Fit in the Circuitboard.png Power Control Module
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the electronics
  • Add a Power cell.png Power Cell
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to shut the cover

New APCs start locked with the cover engaged and the main breaker turned off

APCs may only be placed in areas which have been defined as a Station Area using the Chief Engineer's Station Blueprints

If broken :

  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar or heavy objects to remove the broken cover
  • Remove the Power cell.png Power Cell
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to clear out the broken electronics
  • Remove the floor under the APC and use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters on the APC to cut the terminal.
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to clear off the broken frame

If NOT broken:

  • Use an Id regular.png Authorized ID to unlock the APC and deactivate the cover lock
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to open the cover
  • Remove the Power cell.png Power Cell
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to remove the electronics
  • Remove the floor under the APC and use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters on the APC to cut the terminal. IGloves.png Insulated Gloves are needed if the Powernet is online.
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the Circuitboard.png Power Control Module
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to clear the APC Frame off the wall
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench on the frame to turn it back into Metal.png Metal
Air Alarm
AirAlarm.png
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • 2 × Metal.png Metal
  • 5 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png Air Alarm Electronics
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Air Alarm Frame
  • Use the frame on the wall you wish to use
  • Fit in the Circuitboard.png Air Alarm Electronics
  • Use 5 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils to wire the alarm
  • Close with a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to open the cover
  • Interact with the Air Alarm using an empty hand and cut all wires using Wirecutters.png Wirecutters
  • Cut the remaining wires by using Wirecutters.png Wirecutters on the Air Alarm
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the Circuitboard.png Air Alarm Electronics
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to remove the frame from the wall
Fire Alarm
FireAlarm.png
  • 2 × Metal.png Metal
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • 1 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png Fire Alarm Electronics
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Fire Alarm Frame
  • Use the frame on the wall you wish to use
  • Fit in the Circuitboard.png Fire Alarm Electronics
  • Use 5 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils to wire the alarm
  • Close with a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to open the cover
  • Interact with the Fire Alarm using an empty hand and cut all wires using Wirecutters.png Wirecutters
  • Cut the remaining wires by using Wirecutters.png Wirecutters on the Fire Alarm
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the Circuitboard.png Fire Alarm Electronics
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to remove the frame from the wall
Airlock
Airlock.gif
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • 4 × Metal.png Metal
  • 1 × Glass r.png Reinforced Glass
  • 1 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png Airlock Controller
  • Stand in the desired spot
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Airlock Assembly
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to set the airlock in place
  • Use a Pen.png Pen to name the Airlock
  • Add Glass r.png Reinforced Glass to make a Glass Airlock
  • Add 1 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • Use your ID to unlock the Circuitboard.png Airlock Controller and give it a specific access requirement
  • Add an Circuitboard.png Airlock Controller
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver on the airlock to close the maintenance panel
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver on the airlock to open the maintenance panel
  • Use a Multitool.png Multitool and Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to disable the door light and test wires. Door bolts must be up for this to work. IGloves.png Insulated Gloves are needed if the Powernet is online.
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to weld the airlock shut
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the electronics
  • Use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the wiring
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to unsecure the airlock frame
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to turn the frame back into Metal.png Metal

Note : If the door was shorted out by a cryptographic sequencer, you can skip directly to removing the broken electronics with a Crowbar.png Crowbar

Display Cases
Display Case.png
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Crowbar.png Crowbar
  • 5 × Metal.png Metal
  • 1 × Glass.png Glass
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png Airlock Controller
  • Build a machine frame but do not add CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • Insert 1 × Glass.png Glass to create a glass case
  • Set access requirements by using an ID on the Circuitboard.png Airlock Controller
  • Insert the Circuitboard.png Airlock Controller
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the case
  • If the case is functional, use an Id regular.png Authorized ID to unlock it
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to disassemble the display case

Or

  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to break down the broken display case
Computers
Computer Solar.png
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • 5 × Metal.png Metal
  • 2 × Glass.png Glass
  • 5 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png Circuit Board
  • Stand in the desired spot
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Computer Frame
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to bolt the frame in place
  • Insert the Circuitboard.png Circuit Board
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the circuitry
  • Use 5 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils to wire up the computer
  • Use 2 × Glass.png Glass to add a monitor
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to connect the monitor
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to disconnect the monitor
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to pry off the monitor
  • Use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the wiring
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unsecure the circuitry
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to pry out the Circuitboard.png Circuit Board
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to unbolt the frame
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to turn the frame back into Metal.png Metal
AI Core
AI.gif
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • 4 × Metal r.png Plasteel
  • 2 × Glass r.png Reinforced Glass
  • 1 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png AI Core Board
  • Brain.png Brain
  • 0AICore.png : Click the Metal r.png Plasteel and choose AI Core
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to bolt the mainframe into place
  • 1AICore.png : Add an Circuitboard.png AI Core Board
  • 2AICore.png : Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the Circuitboard.png AI Core Board
  • 3AICore.png : Use 1 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils to add wiring to the mainframe
  • 4AICore.png : Add the Brain.png Human Brain placed in a MMI empty.png MMI or an active PosibrainActive.gif Posibrain to make the AI Core functional
  • 5AICore.png : Add 2 × Glass r.png Reinforced Glass to finish the screen
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to connect the screen to the mainframe
  • Once constructed, an AI core cannot be destroyed.
Light Fixture
Lightfixture.png
  • 2 × Metal.png Metal
  • 1 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • 1 × Light tube.png Light Tube
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Light Frame
  • Use the frame on the wall you wish to use
  • Use 1 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils to add wiring
  • Add a Light tube.png Light Tube or Light bulb.png Light Bulb depending on chosen frame
  • Remove the Light tube.png Light Tube or Light bulb.png Light Bulb. Light should be off beforehand, or BGloves.png Protective Gloves should be used.
  • Use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the wiring
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to detach the frame from the wall
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to turn the frame back into Metal.png Metal
Security Camera
Security Camera.gif
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Welder.png Welder
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • 1 × CameraAssembly.png Camera Assembly
  • 1 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • Drop the CameraAssembly.png Camera Assembly on the floor in front of the wall you want it on.
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to secure the CameraAssembly.png Camera Assembly to the wall
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to weld the CameraAssembly.png Camera Assembly to the wall
  • Apply any upgrades you might want

Available Upgrades: Plasmadone.png Solid Plasma for EMP Proofing, Carrot.png Carrot for X-Ray Vision, and Proximitysensor.png Proximity Sensor for Motion Sensor

  • Use CableCoils.png Cable Coils to add wiring
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to connect the wiring
  • Set the camera network (station default is SS13)
  • Set the camera's direction
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to open the maintenance panel
  • Interact with the camera and use Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to cut all wires (Alarm Wire is optional)
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to undo the welding on the CameraAssembly.png Camera Assembly
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to detach the CameraAssembly.png Camera Assembly from the wall
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to discard any upgrades from the CameraAssembly.png Camera Assembly
Turrets
Turretcover.png
  • 7 × Metal.png Metal
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Welder.png Welder
  • 1 × Laser.png Any Energy-Based Weapon
  • 1 × Proximitysensor.png Proximity Sensor
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Turret Frame
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to bolt the turret frame
  • Use Metal.png Metal to add a turret cover
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to bolt the cover
  • Add any Laser.png Gun
  • Add a Proximitysensor.png Proximity Sensor
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the assembly
  • Use more Metal.png Metal to add a turret hatch
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to secure the turret hatch

TBA

Solar Panels and Trackers
Solar assembly.png
  • Solar assembly.png Solar Assembly
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Glass.png Glass or Glass r.png Reinforced Glass
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png Tracker Electronics to make a tracker
  • Place the Solar assembly.png Solar Assembly where you want it over a wire knot
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to bolt into place
  • Add Circuitboard.png Tracker Electronics to turn it into a Solar Tracker
  • Finish the construction by adding Glass r.png Any Type of Glass to the Solar assembly.png Solar Assembly
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the panel
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the Circuitboard.png Tracker Electronics if working on a Solar Tracker
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to unbolt the frame
Mass Driver
Mass Driver.gif
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Welder.png Welder
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • 3 × Metal r.png Plasteel
  • 3 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • 3 × Rods.png Rods
  • Click the Metal r.png Plasteel and choose Mass Driver Frame
  • Drag and rotate as needed, then use a Wrench.png Wrench to bolt into place
  • Use a Welder.png Welder
  • Use 3 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils to add wiring
  • Use 3 × Rods.png Rods
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to secure the assembly
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unsecure the assembly
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the rods
  • Use a Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the wiring
  • Use a Welder.png Welder
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to unbolt the frame
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to turn the frame back into Metal r.png Plasteel
Disposal Pipes
DisposalPipe.png
  • 1 x Disposal Pipe/Machine
  • Welder.png Welder
  • Wrench.png Wrench
  • Crowbar.png Crowbar
  • Use the RPD or the Disposal Pipe Dispenser to obtain a DisposalPipe.png Disposal Pipe
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to access the plating
  • Right-click and drag to get into desired position
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to bolt the pipe down
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to weld the pipe secure
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to undo the welding
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to unbolt the pipe

Note : The disposal pipe can then be destroyed by using the RPD or the Disposal Pipe Dispenser

Lightswitch
LightSwitch.png
  • Metal.png Metal
  • CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • Select "Lightswitch" under "Mounted Frames" after clicking on the Metal.png Metal
  • Place lightswitch on wanted wall
  • Use CableCoils.png Cable Coils to add wiring
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to complete the frame.
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unsecure the frame.
  • Use a Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the cable.
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to remove the frame from the wall.
Vending Machine
Vendomat.png
  • 5 × Metal.png Metal
  • CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • 1 × Micro Manipulator.png Manipulator
  • 1 × Scanning Module.png Scanning Module
  • 1 × Matter bin.png Matter Bin
  • Recharge Pack
  • Select "Machine Frame" after clicking on the Metal.png Metal.
  • Use CableCoils.png Cable Coils to add wiring.
  • Add 1 × Circuitboard.png Vending Machine circuitboard.
  • Add the Manipulator, Scanning Module and Matter Bin.
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to complete the frame.
  • Obtain the appropriate Recharge pack from Cargo, move it next to the machine, and click-drag the pack onto the machine.
  • If the machine is out of items, get another Recharge Pack from Cargo to refill it by click-dragging it onto the machine.
  • If the machine is broken, use 1 × Glass r.png Reinforced Glass on it to repair it.
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to unsecure the service panel.
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to remove the parts. Some parts may become broken.
  • Use a Wirecutters.png Wirecutters to remove the cable.
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to turn the frame back into metal.
Conveyor Switch
Conveyor switch.png
  • 1 × Rods.png Metal Rod
  • 1 × Signaler.png Remote signaler
  • Use the Rods.png Metal Rod on the Signaler.png Remote signaler.
  • You may configure the switch and restrict its pulling with a Multitool.png Multitool.
  • Use a Wrench.png Wrench to disassemble back into parts.
Conveyor Belt
Conveyor active.gif
  • 6 × Metal.png Metal
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Conveyor frame.png Conveyor Belt
  • Build the conveyor belt assemblies on the flooring using clickdrag construction
  • Finish with more metal sheets.
  • Change the direction of the belt with a Crowbar.png Crowbar or change the frequency/ID tag with a Multitool.png Multitool, if necessary


To Configure:

The only way to operate a Conveyor Belt is with a Conveyor Switch set to the same frequency and ID tag. A Conveyor Belt will automatically try to copy the Frequency and ID tag of any Conveyor Switches or Conveyor Belts within one tile of distance when built. It's recommendable to start by constructing the Conveyor Switch and continue the belt line from there.

If a Conveyor Belt is misconfigured, use a Use a Multitool.png Multitool to set its frequency and ID tag to match those of a Conveyor Switch.

  • Use a Welder.png Welder to remove the plating.
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to detach the assembly.
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to turn the assembly back into metal.
Station Holomap
StationMap.png
  • Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver
  • 3 × Metal.png Metal
  • 1 × Glass.png Glass
  • 5 × CableCoils.png Cable Coils
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png Station Holomap Circuitboard
  • Build a station holomap frame using the Metal.png Metal.
  • Insert the frame into the wall at the desired location. The frame will be facing you.
  • Add the Circuitboard.png Circuitboard.
  • Add the CableCoils.png Cable Coils.
  • Add the Glass.png Glass.
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to finish.
  • Use a Screwdriver tool.png Screwdriver to expose the wires.
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to disassemble back into parts.
Cyber Mannequin
Cybermannequin.png
  • 1 × Mannequinframe.png Cyber Mannequin Frame
  • 5 × Robot parts.png Robot Parts (1 of each)
  • 1 × Circuitboard.png Airlock Controller
  • 1 × Glass.png Glass
  • Use every Robot parts.png Robot parts on the Mannequinframe.png Cyber Mannequin Frame.
  • Add the Circuitboard.png Circuitboard.
  • Add the Glass.png Glass.
  • Turn off the Cyber Mannequin's shield with your ID or break it.
  • Use a Crowbar.png Crowbar to disassemble back into parts.
Extinguisher Cabinet
Extinguisher empty.png
  • Welder.png Welder
  • 2 × Metal.png Metal
  • Click the Metal.png Metal and choose Extinguisher Cabinet
  • Use the frame on the wall you wish to use
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to secure the cabinet
  • Ensure the cabinet is open and empty
  • Use a Welder.png Welder to cut it from the wall

Miscellaneous

Disposal Machinery

Requires
Screwdriver, Welder, Wrench
  1. If Disposal Bin, turn off the pump
  2. Screwdriver to remove power connection
  3. Welder on machine to remove its joints
  4. Wrench to detach it from the plating

Machine

Requires
Screwdriver, Crowbar, Wirecutters, Wrench
  1. Screwdriver to open the cover.
  2. Crowbar to pry out the circuit.
  3. Wirecutters to remove the wires.
  4. Wrench to disassemble the frame.

Usually returns all or most components used in construction. Some components may become broken.

Recharge Station

Requires
Screwdriver, Crowbar, Wirecutters, Wrench, Authorized ID
  1. Unlock the charger with an ID
  2. Screwdriver to open the cover.
  3. Wrench to dislodge the internal plating.
  4. Wirecutters to remove the wires.
  5. Crowbar to remove the components.

Usually returns all or most components used in construction. Some components may become broken.

Custom Vending Machine

  1. Build a Vending Machine.
  2. Use 4 × Cardboard.png cardboard to build the Custom Vending Machine Recharge Pack.
  3. Obtain a Price Tagger from an AutoLathe.
  4. Mark the object(s) with the price tagger before adding it to the Recharge Pack.
  5. Jam the recharge pack into the vending machine as per usual.
Guides of /vg/station 13
New Player Guides
General Help - The Basics - Rules - A Crash Course In Roleplaying - Guide to Construction - Guide to Combat - Terminology - Shortcuts - Troubleshooting
Service Guides
Guide to Cargo Orders - Guide to Food and Drinks - Guide to Hydroponics - Guide to Beekeeping - Guide to Xenobotany - Guide to Vox Hydroponics - Guide to Cash Registers
Medical Guides
Guide to Medicine - Guide to Surgery/Autopsy - Guide to Chemistry - Guide to Virology - Guide to Genetics - Guide to Cloning
Scientific Research Guides
Guide to Research and Development - Guide to Robotics - Guide to Toxins - Guide to Telescience - Guide to Mechanic - Guide to Xenobiology - Guide To Xenoarchaeology
Engineer Guides
Guide to Engineering - Guide to Wiring - Guide to Construction - Guide to Advanced Construction - Guide to Singularity Engine - Guide to Atmospherics - Guide to Solars - Guide to Antimatter Engine (AME) - Guide to Thermoelectric Generator (TEG) - Guide to Supermatter Engine (SME) - Guide to R-UST - Guide to Space Pods - Guide to Telecommunications - Guide to Hacking - Guide to Assemblies
Security and Command Guides
Space Law - Standard Operating Procedure - Guide to Security - Guide to Forensics - Guide to Command - Chain of Command - Guide to Silicon Laws
Antagonist Guides
Guide to Traitor - Guide to Nuclear Operations - Guide to Revolution - Guide to Xenomorph - Guide to Cult of Nar-Sie - Guide to AI Malfunction - Illicit Access - Random Events
Misc Guides
Guide to Hypothermia - Makeshift weapons - Guide to Ghetto Chemistry - Races - Creatures - Guide to Paperwork - List of Pastebins specific to /vg/station - Reading Material - NTSL (Nanotrasen Scripting Language)
Admin and Coder Guides
Guide to Admin Tools - Understanding SS13 Code - Guide to Git CLI - SS13 for Experienced Programmers - Guide to Spriting - Guide to Mapping - Guide to GitHub/Merging Upstream Changes - Getting Your Pull Accepted - DM/BYOND: Undocumented Stuff