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'''Iron plate''' is a game material that can be made by smelting [[iron ore]] in a [[furnace]].  It is a component or subcomponent of almost every item in Factorio, and it is recommended to create a large stockpile when possible.
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The '''Iron plate''' is an in-game material that can be made by smelting [[iron ore]] in a [[furnace]].  It is a component or subcomponent of almost every item in Factorio, and it is recommended to create a large stockpile when possible. When smelted in a furnace for a second time, iron plates will transform into [[steel plate]]s, with a ratio of 5 iron plates per 1 steel plate.
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When starting a new freeplay game, the player starts out with 8 iron plate, along with 1 [[burner mining drill]] and 1 [[stone furnace]]. These iron plates are generally used to create an [[iron axe]] right away to not have to slowly mine your first resources by hand.
 
When starting a new freeplay game, the player starts out with 8 iron plate, along with 1 [[burner mining drill]] and 1 [[stone furnace]]. These iron plates are generally used to create an [[iron axe]] right away to not have to slowly mine your first resources by hand.
  
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{{History|0.1.0|
 
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== See also ==
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* [[Iron gear wheel]]
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* [[Copper plate]]
  
 
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Revision as of 00:32, 22 October 2016

Iron plate/infobox

The Iron plate is an in-game material that can be made by smelting iron ore in a furnace. It is a component or subcomponent of almost every item in Factorio, and it is recommended to create a large stockpile when possible. When smelted in a furnace for a second time, iron plates will transform into steel plates, with a ratio of 5 iron plates per 1 steel plate.

When starting a new freeplay game, the player starts out with 8 iron plate, along with 1 burner mining drill and 1 stone furnace. These iron plates are generally used to create an iron axe right away to not have to slowly mine your first resources by hand.

Achievements

Main article: Achievements

Iron plates are directly connected to the following achievements:

Iron throne 1
Produce 20k iron plates per hour.
Iron throne 2
Produce 200k iron plates per hour.
Iron throne 3
Produce 400k iron plates per hour.

History

See also