Tungsten Ore

This article is about RedPower 2's Tungsten Ore. You may be looking for GregTech 4's Tungstate Ore.
Tungsten Ore
Tungsten Ore

Name Tungsten Ore
Source Mod RedPower 2
ID Name Unknown
Type Ore
Stackable Yes (64)
Solid Yes
Transparent No
Affected by Gravity No
Emits Light No
Flammable No
Required Tool Iron Pickaxe
Coal and Tungsten in comparison. Left: Coal Ore. Right: Tungsten Ore

Tungsten Ore is added to world generation by RedPower 2. In conjunction with GregTech 4, it can be used to produce Tungsten Ingots and Wolframium Cells. It generates on layers 1 to 16 with up to 4 blocks per vein and is relatively rare, only attempting to generate a single ore vein per chunk.

Tungsten Ore has no use in RedPower itself yet and has only been added for future use. Other mods, such as GregTech, may use it via the Ore Dictionary though.

It is easy to confuse Tungsten Ore with Coal Ore due to their similar appearance. Compared to Coal Ore, Tungsten Ore is darker and has a higher contrast.