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Welding Rods

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Welding Rods
WeldingRods Model.png
General
Encumbrance
Moodle Icon HeavyLoad.png
1.5 (Full)
0.2 (Empty)
Function
Properties
Contents
Welding rods
Capacity
20 units
Technical
Item ID
Base.WeldingRods

Welding rods are a drainable item used in metalworking.

Usage

Welding rods are required in all metalworking construction recipes, along with a propane torch and welding mask.

Crafting

Metalworking

Main article: Metalworking
Product Ingredients Tools Requirements Workstation XP
MetalWallFrame Metalwork.png
Metal Wall Frame
MetalBar.png Metal Bar ×3 BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  
Metalworking 3
(and)
MagazineWelding1.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.1
none 5 Metalworking
MetalFence Metalwork.png
Metal Fence
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×1
MetalSheetSmall.png Small Metal Sheet ×2
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×3
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
1 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
Metalworking 3
(and)
MagazineWelding3.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.3
none 5 Metalworking
PoleFence Metalwork.png
Pole Fence
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×3 BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
1 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
Metalworking 3
(and)
MagazineWelding3.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.3
none 5 Metalworking
WiredFence Metalwork.png
Wired Fence
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×2
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×1
Wire.png Wire ×1 unit(s)
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
1 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
Metalworking 4
(and)
MagazineWelding3.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.3
none 3.75 Metalworking
BigPoleFence Metalwork.png
Big Pole Fence
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×5
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×2
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  
Metalworking 7
(and)
MagazineWelding3.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.3
none 6.25 Metalworking
BigWiredFence Metalwork.png
Big Wired Fence
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×3
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×4
Wire.png Wire ×3 unit(s)
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
Metalworking 5
(and)
MagazineWelding3.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.3
none 5 Metalworking
PoleFenceGate Metalwork.png
Pole Fence Gate
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×3
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×2
Doorhinge.png Door Hinge ×2
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
1 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
Metalworking 4
(and)
MagazineWelding3.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.3
none 6.25 Metalworking
BigPoleFenceGate Metalwork.png
Big Pole Fence Gate
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×5
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×4
Doorhinge.png Door Hinge ×2
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  
Metalworking 7
(and)
MagazineWelding3.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.3
none 6.25 Metalworking
BigDoublePoleGate Metalwork.png
Big Double Pole Gate
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×10
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×4
Doorhinge.png Door Hinge ×2
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  
Metalworking 8
(and)
MagazineWelding3.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.3
none 6.25 Metalworking
BigDoubleWiredGate Metalwork.png
Big Double Wired Gate
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×8
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×2
Wire.png Wire ×4 unit(s)
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  
Metalworking 7
(and)
MagazineWelding3.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.3
none 6.25 Metalworking
MetalRoof Metalwork.png
Metal Roof
MetalSheetSmall.png Small Metal Sheet ×1
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×1
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
1 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask

MagazineWelding1.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.1
none 1.25 Metalworking
MetalShelves Metalwork.png
Metal Shelves
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×2
MetalSheetSmall.png Small Metal Sheet ×1
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×1
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  

MagazineWelding2.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.2
none 5 Metalworking
MetalCrate.png
Metal Crate
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×2
SheetMetal.png Metal Sheet ×1
MetalSheetSmall.png Small Metal Sheet ×1
ScrapMetal.png Scrap Metal ×1
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  
Metalworking 4
(and)
MagazineWelding2.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.2
none 5 Metalworking
MetalCounter.png
Metal Counter
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×2
MetalSheetSmall.png Small Metal Sheet ×4
Doorhinge.png Door Hinge ×2
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  
Metalworking 5
(and)
MagazineWelding2.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.2
none 5 Metalworking
MetalCounterCorner Metalwork.png
Metal Counter Corner
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×2
MetalSheetSmall.png Small Metal Sheet ×4
Doorhinge.png Door Hinge ×2
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  
Metalworking 5
(and)
MagazineWelding2.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.2
none 5 Metalworking
LockerSmall.png
Small Locker
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×3
MetalSheetSmall.png Small Metal Sheet ×4
Doorhinge.png Door Hinge ×2
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
2 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  
Metalworking 6
(and)
MagazineWelding2.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.2
none 6.25 Metalworking
LockerYellow.png
Big Locker
MetalTube.png Metal Pipe ×8
MetalSheetSmall.png Small Metal Sheet ×4
Doorhinge.png Door Hinge ×2
BlowTorch.png
Propane Torch
3 unit(s)
  
(and)
WeldingMask.png
Welder Mask
(and)
WeldingRods.png
Welding Rods
1 unit(s)
  
Metalworking 9
(and)
MagazineWelding2.png
The Metalwork Magazine Vol.2
none 7.5 Metalworking

Distribution

The loot distributions can be found in the table(s) below.

WeldingRods distribution Show / Hide
Effective chance calculations are based off of default loot settings, and median zombie density. The higher the density of zombies in an area, the higher the effective chance of an item spawning. Chance is also influenced by the lucky and unlucky traits.
Containers
Building/Room Container Effective chance
all crate 1.01%
all metal_shelves 3.98%
armyhanger counter 19.27%
armyhanger metal_shelves 19.27%
bedroom crate 0.89%
closet crate 0.89%
factory crate 23.28%
factory crate 41.14%
factory metal_shelves 23.28%
factory metal_shelves 41.14%
garagestorage counter 23.28%
garagestorage crate 0.89%
garagestorage crate 23.28%
garagestorage crate 41.14%
garagestorage metal_shelves 23.28%
metalshipping metal_shelves 23.28%
metalshipping metal_shelves 41.14%
metalshop metal_shelves 23.28%
metalshop metal_shelves 41.14%
shed counter 23.28%
shed crate 23.28%
shed crate 41.14%
shed metal_shelves 23.28%
storageunit crate 0.89%
storageunit crate 23.28%
storageunit crate 41.14%
storageunit metal_shelves 0.89%
storageunit metal_shelves 23.28%
storageunit metal_shelves 41.14%
toolstore metal_shelves 23.28%
toolstore shelves 23.28%
toolstorestorage metal_shelves 23.28%
warehouse crate 23.28%
warehouse crate 41.14%
warehouse metal_shelves 23.28%
warehouse metal_shelves 41.14%
Vehicles
Type Container Effective chance
Construction Worker Trunk 23.28%
Mass Gen Fac Trunk 41.14%
Metal Welder Trunk 23.28%
Metal Welder Trunk 41.14%

Buildings

Welding rods can be found in garages, sheds, storage units, tool stores, logging factories and crates.

Vehicles

Welding rods can be found in the trunk of metalworker, or construction worker's vehicles.

Code

Code icon.png Code snippet! This section contains source code from Project ZomboidShow / Hide

Source: ProjectZomboid\media\scripts\newitems.txt

Retrieved: Build 41.78.16
item WeldingRods
    {
        DisplayCategory = Material,
        Weight	=	1.5,
        Type	=	Drainable,
        UseWhileEquipped	=	FALSE,
        UseDelta	=	0.05,
        DisplayName	=	Welding Rods,
        Icon	=	WeldingRods,
        MetalValue = 20,
        WeightEmpty = 0.2,
        ConsolidateOption = ContextMenu_Merge,
        WorldStaticModel = WeldingRods,
    }

See also