Lead is a raw material which can be obtained by breaking Sandstone Outcrops.

Due to its insulation against radiation, Lead is used to create the Radiation Suit and Reactor Rods.

Lead can be found as a large resource deposit.

Uses in Crafting


Fiber MeshFiber MeshLeadLeadArrow-right (1)FabricatorArrow-right (1)Radiation SuitRadiation GlovesRadiation Helmet

Uraninite CrystalUraninite CrystalUraninite CrystalLeadTitaniumGlassArrow-right (1)FabricatorArrow-right (1)Reactor Rod

Habitat Builder

TitaniumTitaniumLeadLeadArrow-right (1)BuilderArrow-right (1)Foundation

Titanium IngotTitanium IngotLubricantLeadLeadArrow-right (1)BuilderArrow-right (1)Moon Pool

Computer ChipTitaniumDiamondLeadArrow-right (1)BuilderArrow-right (1)Modification Station

Mobile Vehicle Bay

Titanium IngotPower CellGlassGlassLubricantLeadArrow-right (1)Mobile Vehicle BayArrow-right (1)Seamoth

Plasteel IngotPlasteel IngotAerogelAerogelEnameled GlassDiamondDiamondLeadLeadArrow-right (1)Mobile Vehicle BayArrow-right (1)Exosuit

Plasteel IngotPlasteel IngotPlasteel IngotEnameled GlassEnameled GlassEnameled GlassLubricantAdvanced Wiring KitLeadLeadLeadArrow-right (1)Mobile Vehicle BayArrow-right (1)Cyclops

Spoiler alert: The following section contains story related material.

LeadLeadTitanium IngotTitanium IngotComputer ChipPower CellArrow-right (1)Mobile Vehicle BayArrow-right (1)Rocket Base



  • Before Lead was available as a natural resource, the only way to obtain it was to craft together two Batteries in the Fabricator.