How to Farm Copper | Valheim

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This is a guide to farming Copper in Valheim. Learn how to get Copper quickly, how Copper can be used, and the materials required to craft Copper.

Copper Basic Information

Name Copper ImageCopper
Item Type Material
Weight 12
Description A bar of pure copper ready to be worked.
Max Capacity 30
Item Spawn Code Copper

How to Get Copper

Refined in the Smelter

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Copper is obtained by refining copper ores using the smelter. The rocks that contain copper ore can be foun in the Black Forest Biome. Metal can't be teleported so you might wanna bring a cart with you to bring as many as you can!

Refer to the table below for copper's smelting rate:

Req. Copper Ore / Req. Coal Produced Copper / Time to Refine
1 Copper Ore / 2.5 Coal 1 Copper / 30 seconds

How to Get Required Materials

Material How to Farm
Copper Ore Mined from Copper Deposits in Black Forest Biomes.
Coal Burnt Food or made from the Charcoal Kiln.

Can Be Spawned with Console Command

If you don't mind using cheats to obtain it, Copper can easily be spawned with the console command.

To spawn the item, first turn on cheat codes by typing devcommands in the F5 console, and use the spawn Copper command to create the item.

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How to Use Copper

Craftable Materials

Item Name Crafting Station Type Materials Needed
Bronze Forge Copper x2
Tin x1

Craftable Weapons

Item Name Crafting Station Type Materials Needed
Copper Knife Forge (Lv. 1) Copper x8
Wood x2

Used to Construct Buildings

Building Name Required Crafting Station Materials Needed
Forge Workbench Coal x4
Copper x6
Stone x4
Wood x10
Forge Cooler Workbench Copper x10
Fine Wood x25
Sconce Forge Copper x2
Resin x2
Wood x2

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