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Explosive Powder Explosive Powder
Nugget ExplosivePowder.png
Tier Small
Group Resource
Type Composite
Byte Value 600 Bytes
Bytes per Minute 240

Explosive Powder is a composite resource in Astroneer. It appears as a dark reddish-black version of Ammonium.


Output Input Module
Explosive Powder Carbon x2
Chemistry Lab


Explosive Powder is used to craft the following items:

Module Output Input
Backpack Printer Dynamite Explosive Powder
Fireworks Explosive Powder

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Explosive Powder is used to activate the Gateway Engine on Icon Calidor.png Calidor. (hover to reveal)