How to get Metal Smelter in LEGO Fortnite

Adib Pritom
By Adib Pritom
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Here’s how to get Metal Smelter in LEGO Fortnite to craft some amazing items!

LEGO Fortnite has a lot of mechanics for the players to craft and get materials that can be extremely useful in several situations. One such material is the Metal Smelter, which is needed to craft better than ordinary tools. These tools and weapons you will craft will last longer and perform better than their base version.

Using the Metal Smelter, you can melt several metals like iron and copper into metal bars and then use them to craft other items like weapons and tools. However, you must get past some hassle before getting the ingredients needed to craft the Metal Smelter and the items you can make from it. So, without further delay, let us get into today’s guide on how to get Metal Smelter in LEGO Fortnite.

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What is Metal Smelter in LEGO Fortnite

Metal Smelter in LEGO Fortnite
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Metal Smelters, like Copper are one of the key items to upgrade your structures. From melting down Copper to make them into bars, and advancing your craftmanship to another level, you need this Metal Smelter to make high-quality tools.

How to make Metal Smeltar

To craft a Metal Smelter, you must first reach village level 9. Once you have unlocked the level, you will get the recipe in your Inventory of the Utility Stations. These are the materials that are required to make a Metal Smelter:

  • 35x Obsidian Slabs
  • 15x Brightcores
  • 3x Blast Cores

However, these ingredients are hard to find, and you must grind quite a bit. So prepare yourself for a journey and make sure to increase your heat resistance. Get enough foods like Snowberries to sustain the environmental hazard. The Obsidian Slabs and Brightcores can be found in the Lava Caves of the Dry Valley Biomes region. To gather these ingredients, you have to unlock the Rare Pickaxe first. The Brightcores are red-colored, and the Obsidians are the black stones you can find on the walls of these caves.

Obsidian slabs must be crafted using the Obsidians you farm from these caves. Put the rare Obsidian on a Stone Breaker, and you will get the Obsidian slab from it. Since you need a massive amount of Obsidian Slabs, you will need to farm a lot of Obsidians from the Dry Valley biome caves.

To get the Blast Cores in LEGO Fortnite, you must defeat the Blaster enemies. You will get this ingredient from the drop of these mobs. Each Blaster mob will drop one piece of the Blast Core, so you must defeat three to gather enough materials for Metal Smelter.

Once you have collected all the materials needed to craft the Metal Smelter, you need to go to the build menu and craft the item.

An Overview of Metal Smelter in LEGO Fortnite

  • Unlock Requirement: Village level 9
  • Material Locations:
    • Use Rare Pickaxe to gataher Obsidian Slabs and Brightcores from Lava Caves in Dry Valley Biomes respectively.
    • Blast Cores: Drop from Blaster enemies in LEGO Fortnite
      • Defeat three Blaster mobs for enough Blast Cores
  • Crafting Obsidian Slabs:
    • Use Obsidians on Stone Breaker to obtain Obsidian Slabs
  • Crafting Process:
    • Access build menu after collecting all materials
    • Craft Metal Smelter

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Adib Pritom is a Guide writer at GameRiv. Adib isn't just a writer but a gamer at heart. You can find him battling it out in his favourite FPS games when he is not busy creating his latest guide.