How to Get Gold Scrap in Fallout 76

Fallout 76 Whitespring Golf Club
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At some point in your journey, you’ll have so many resources stocked up at C.A.M.P. that it won’t matter what you need to craft; you’ll have what’s necessary. But until that point, tracking down key ingredients is a big part of the game. For example, here is how to get Gold Scrap in Fallout 76!

Where to Get Gold Scrap in Fallout 76

While you will occasionally find Gold Scrap out in the wild, the most common way to get Gold Scrap in Fallout 76 is by scrapping junk items. We’ll have a complete list of junk items that break down into Gold Scrap below, but know that you’re on the lookout for plenty of lighters and cutlery!

Fallout 76 Gold Scrap Locations

There are numerous locations throughout the game where you can find an abundance of Gold Scrap-containing junk items, namely:

  • The Whitesprings Golf Club
  • The Whitesprings Resort
  • The Burrows
  • Hornwright Industrial Headquarters
  • Garrahan Estate
  • Appalachian Antiques
  • New River Gorge Resort

Scrap Junk to Produce Gold

Fallout 76 Gold Scrap
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Perhaps the easiest way to obtain the resource is to scrap junk to produce gold in Fallout 76. It’s the most cost-effective way, to be sure. Here are the many junk pieces you can break down to obtain Gold Scrap:

  • Arthur Wood’s Lighter
  • Gold Fork
  • Gold Plated Flip Lighter
  • Gold Pocket Watch
  • Gold-Plated Glass
  • Gold Table Knife
  • Gold Table Spoon
  • Grey & Gould Lighter
  • High Int Rock
  • Red Star Pin
  • Unstoppables! Board Game

You’ll find these junk items all across the wasteland, but many spawn in houses and, most commonly, inside The Whitespring Golf Club!


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