Grounded throws loads of challenges at gamers, and one of many greatest is ensuring there’s sufficient meals round to keep away from hunger. The yard is filled with bugs that may be eaten, however lots of them are harmful to hunt, and even after the participant has killed their prey, meat has a shelf life. Wait too lengthy, and this beneficial useful resource will spoil.

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The answer to that is the Jerky Rack, a easy invention that permits the participant to dry any uncooked meat they’ve collected, pushing again its expiration date and permitting the participant to concentrate on one thing apart from filling their stomach as rapidly as attainable. Crafting this essential merchandise is less complicated mentioned than achieved, nevertheless, because it requires an unusual useful resource solely attainable by way of a tough battle. For those who persevere, the reward is scrumptious. Right here’s every part the participant must find out about crafting and utilizing a Jerky Rack.


How To Make A Jerky Rack

There are two steps to principally any crafting challenge in Grounded. The primary is unlocking the recipe for the merchandise that’s to be crafted, and the second is buying the supplies vital to really craft it. Sadly for gamers who need the Jerky Rack, each of those steps rely on a battle that may require a few of the greatest mutations or wonderful tools to outlive.

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Harmful bugs roam all through the yard, from essential areas such because the sandbox to extra abnormal areas. Bombardier Beetles are a few of the most harmful, and the participant might want to kill them (utilizing a bow is an effective selection) and harvest Bombardier Elements to be able to craft the Jerky Rack.

As soon as the participant has analyzed the Bombardier Elements, the Jerky Rack recipe will likely be unlocked on the Crafting Desk. The opposite vital ingredient, Woven Fiber, is far simpler to achieve, as it may be crafted utilizing Plant Fiber, one of many sport’s commonest sources.

How To Use A Jerky Rack

It’s arduous to remain well-nourished whereas looking for Thistle Needles and finishing quests. That’s the place the Jerky Rack is available in. As soon as the participant has constructed their Jerky Rack, they’ll hold uncooked meat and different meals objects on the Rack to dry. Leaving uncooked meat within the stock for too lengthy will trigger it to spoil, so the Jerky Rack is without doubt one of the greatest methods within the sport to make sure the participant’s meals state of affairs stays steady.

Uncooked meat that has held on the Jerky Rack for lengthy sufficient will dry robotically, making it final for much longer. With a full abdomen, the participant can flip their consideration to extra essential points, corresponding to holding their armor in top-notch situation. Jerky could also be well-preserved, nevertheless it’s additionally dry, so the participant’s Thirst will enhance after consuming it. At all times make certain to have some Water or Juice accessible earlier than digging in.

It takes a very long time for uncooked meat to show into Jerky, so the participant might wish to arrange a number of Jerky Racks if they’ve a considerable amount of uncooked meat that they wish to course of suddenly. As soon as the meat is on the rack, it’s time to get again to base-building or adventuring whereas the Jerky Rack does its work.

Grounded is accessible now for PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Collection X/S.

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