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Metal Gear Survive Crafting Recipes Guide – Crafting Materials, Locations, Gear, Food, Gadgets, Medical Supplies, Weapons (How To Craft)

This Metal Gear Survive Crafting Recipes Guide will give you a comprehensive list of all of the recipes found in the game. We will give you recipes of all of the different kinds of stuff that you can craft so you can decide which one of them you will be crafting first, and which one is the most important for every specific situation.

As is the case with every survival game flooding the market, crafting is an important part. Recipes are required and should me memorized because looking them up can be the difference between life and death. You need to make quick decisions and know what your priorities are in between fighting the hordes.

Since we are on the subject of integral component of MGS, do not forget to check out our Base Development And Expansion Guide that details everything you need to know about it.

Metal Gear Survive Crafting Recipes

In this Metal Gear Survive Crafting Recipes Guide, we will take a look at five different recipes in the game. First of all, we will look at the Gear Recipes. Following that, we will take a look at which food you can craft for yourself. Gadgets will follow that and then the Medical supplies. Lastly, we will tell you some of the Weapon Recipes so that you can have the know how on how to get yourself some of the rarer stuff in the game.

We will tell you which item to craft, what are the ‘Items Required’ required for it. We will also tell you its stats, and the amount of Kuban Energy you will need in order to get it for yourself.

Recipes List

Let’s take a look at all of the recipes in Metal Gear Survive that we know of.

Head Gear

Item Items Required Kuban Energy
Balaclava 8x Nylon Fiber, 1x Plastics, 1x Rubber 100
Cowboy Hat 6x Nylon Fiber, 1x Plastics, 1x Wire, 1x Rubber 200
Beret 3x Chemicals, 1x Plastics, 1x Animal Leather, 1x Rubber 300

Body Gear

Item Items Required Kuban Energy
Mother Base Fatigues (Upper) 6x Cotton Fabric 100
Tactical Scarf 6x Nylon Fiber, 2x Cotton Fabric, 1x Animal Leather, 1x Chemicals 100
Plate Vest 6x Nylon Fiber, 8x Ceramics, 3x Adhesive 200
Chest Rig 10x Nylon Fiber, 6x Plastics, 3x Adhesive 100

Arm Gear

Item Items Required Kuban Energy
Mother Base Field Gloves 3x Cotton Fabric 100
Light Elbow Pads 3x Nylon Fiber, 2x Plastics, 2x Glass Fiber 100
Diamond Dog Gauntlets 3x Nylon Fiber, 1x Stainless Steel, 1x Rubber, 2x Screws 200

Leg Gear

Item Items Required Kuban Energy
Mother Base Fatigues (Lower) 6x Cotton Fabric, 4x Rubber 400
Heat-Resistant Tactical (Lower) 1x Steel, 1x Animal Leather, 3x Chemicals, 2x Rubber 400
Urban Combat Pants 4x Nylon Fiber, 3x Animal Leather, 2x Rubber, 5x Chemicals 100

Food

Food Items Required Kuban Energy Effect
Grilled Karakul Sheep 1x Karakul Mutton 10 Grilled Karakul Sheep will give you +700 Points for your Hunger Meter
Grilled Gray Wolf 1x Gray Wolf Meat 10 Grilled Gray Wolf will give you +500 Points for your Hunger Meter
Grilled Nubian 1x Nubian Meat 10 Grilled Nubian will give you +700 Points for your Hunger Meter
Grilled Side-striped Jackal 1x Side-striped Jackal Meat 10 Grilled Side-striped Jackal will give you +500 Points for your Hunger Meter
Roasted Gerbil 1x Gerbil 10 Roasted Gerbil will give you +300 Points for your Hunger Meter
Bottle of Clean Water Bottle (Dirty Water) x3 10 Bottle of Clean Water will give you +900 Points for your Thirst Meter
Canteen of Clean Water Bottle (Dirty Water) x5, Canteen (Empty) x1 10 Canteen of Clean Water will give you +1800 Points for your Thirst Meter
Gerbil Milk Stew Gerbil x1, Milk x10, Onions x8 10 Gerbil Milk Stew will give you +500 Points for your Hunger Meter
Gray Wolf Soup Gray Wolf Meat x1, Bottle (Clean Water) x2 10 Gray Wolf Soup will give you +900 Points for your Hunger Meter
Karakul Sheep Soup Karakul Mutton x1, Bottle (Clean Water) x2 10 Karakul Sheep Soup will give you +900 Points for your Hunger Meter
Nubian Soup Nubian Meat x1, Bottle (Clean Water) x2 10 Nubian Soup will give you +900 Points for your Hunger Meter
Side-striped SS Jackal Meat x1, Bottle (Clean Water) x2 10 Side-striped will give you +900 Points for your Hunger Meter

Gadgets

Item Items Required Kuban Energy Perks
Wooden Fence 6x Wood, 3x Nails 10 No Available Perks
Normal Fence 6x Iron 50 Your attacks and weapons will penetrate surfaces.
Wooden Barricade 4x Wood, 2x Nails 10 No Available Perks
Normal Barricade 4x Cement, 6x Iron, 8x Nails 50 No Available Perks
Spiked Barricade 4x Rope, 9x Wood 50 No Available Perks
Heavy Machine Gun Type M 4x Steel, 6x Gears, 6x Springs, 8x Gunpowder, 6x Iron, 6x Screws 500 No Available Perks
Flame Trap 1x Sensor Unit, 6x Napalm, 5x Steel 100 You have a chance of inflicting the Abnormality Infliction known as Burning when you attack.
Frost Trap 1x Sensor Unit, 3x Liquid Nitrogen, 5x Steel 100 No Available Perks
Shock Trap 1x Sensor Unit, 1x High-voltage Battery, 5x Steel 100 You can stun creatures, and will deal shock damage to them when you attack.
Oil Trap 1x Sensor Unit, 6x Oil, 5x Steel 100 The movement of creatures which you touch will be restricted.
Spinning Blades 1x Sensor Unit, 12x Tungsten Alloy, 10x Steel, 4x Gears 200 No Available Perks
Lure Bottle (Empty) 10 You can lure creatures which are nearby.
Molotov Cocktail 1x Oil, 1x Rag, 1x Bottle (Empty) 50 You have a chance of inflicting the Abnormality Infliction known as Burning when you attack.
M21 D-Mine 3x TNT, 5x Iron, 2x Wire 100 The explosive sensor will detonate if an enemy comes close.

Medical

Item Items Required Kuban Energy Effect
Styptic Kit 3x Stypic, 2x Alcohol, 1x Rag, 1x Chinese Plantain 10 Styptic Kit will cure your bleeding.
Taping Kit 1x Adhesive, 1x Rag 10 You can cure a sprain with the Taping Kit.
Bandage 3x Alcohol, 1x Rag 10 You can cure a laceration with the Bandage.
Poultice 1x Rag, 1x Slav Horhound 10 You can cure a bruise with the Poultice.
Intestinal Medicine 2x Alcohol, 1x Tarragon 10 Food poisoning can be cured with Intestinal Medicine.

Weapons

Item Items Required Kuban Energy
Survival Machete 4x Steel, 3x, Rag, 3x Screws 200
Battle Axe 3x Steel, 5x Iron, 5x Adhesive 200
Survival Spear 2x Steel, 10x Iron, 5x Screws 200
AM D114 5x Steel, 10x Gears, 10x Springs, 10x Screws, 8x Iron 200

Ammunition

Item Items Required Kuban Energy
Normal Arrow 6x Wood, 3x Iron 10
.45 Caliber Standard Rounds 2x Gunpowder, 2x Copper, 1x Lead 10

Metal Gear Survive Crafting Recipes Locations

This Metal Gear Survive Crafting Recipes Guide will tell you the location of all of the recipes that you can find in the game. These recipes will then allow you to find specific items that you need to craft a particular piece of equipment and then use your base to craft it. Anything can be imperative to your survival from a massive shotgun to an empty canteen.

Recipes in Metal Gear Survive are found all over the place. You can find them in nooks and crannies. However, it is absolutely necessary to find them if you want to progress further in the game. These recipes are always found in a large container which you can either smash or quietly unlock.

Let’s go ahead and take a look at all of the recipes and see where you can find them. We mention the place along with the chapter. Following that, we give you information on how to precisely locate their containers.

We will continue to update this guide as we find more recipes. Also, an important thing to note is that these recipes may also be found at earlier points than the ones we mentioned. The recipes mentioned here are the ones that we could find ourselves in the game.

Burkov Pistol
Found in Chapter 3 at the Dust Outpost. Look for the container when hunting for the third memory board.

BDU (Upper)
Found in Chapter 3 at the Dust Outpost – At the same place as the last recipe, look for a shack with two doors to find the recipe.

Soviet Beret
Found in Chapter 3 at the Dust Outpost – In the large container with the BDU blueprint.

Survival Bow
Found in Chapter 4 at the Transporter 02 – In the container near the first wormhole.

Survival Arrow
Found in Chapter 4 at the Transporter 02 – Look for it in the same container as the one where you found the Survival Bow.

RASP TB-SG Shotgun
Found in Chapter 5 at the Transporter 02 – In the compound to the south of Transporter 2.

12ga Standard Rounds
Found in Chapter 5 at the Transporter 02 – In the same container as the above recipe.

Heavy Arrow
Found in Chapter 5 at the Transporter 02 – Look for it In the same container as the above recipe.

Tactical BDU (Lower)
Found in Chapter 5 at the Transporter 02 – Look for it on some rocky hills near the orange catwalk towards the south of the Transporter.

T-Shirt
Found in Chapter 5 at the Transporter 02 – Find it in the same place as the above recipe.

Bat
Found in Chapter 5 at the Transporter 03 – Look for a shack near the helicopter crash.

M21 D-Mine
Found in Chapter 5 at the Transporter 03 – In the same container as the above recipe.

Flashlight
Found in Chapter 6 at the Transporter 03 – In the container near the gun turrets.

Chemical Light
Found in Chapter 5 at the Transporter 03 – In the same container as the above recipe.

Skullcap
Found in Chapter 5 at the Transporter 03 – Once again, same container as the above recipe.

Light Soviet Chest Rig
Found in Chapter 6 at the Ruins 01 – Collect the memory board and then use the ladder at the back entrance to access the container with the recipe.

Canteen (Empty)
Found in Chapter 5 at the Transporter 04 – Look for a container behind the orange building.

Survival Spear
Found in Chapter 7 at the Clear Zone – Look for a container to the south of the Clear Zone.

Improvised Binoculars
Found in Chapter 7 at the Clear Zone – Look for it in the same container as the above recipe.

Flame Arrow
Found in Chapter 7 at the Transporter 05 – Look for it in one of the small orange buildings.

Small Left Gadget Sling
Found in Chapter 7 at the Transporter 05 – Look for it in the same container as the above recipe.

Portable Shovel
Found in Chapter 7 at the Transporter 05 – Look for it in the same container as the above recipe.

Baseball Cap
Found in Chapter 9 at the South of Clear Zone – Look for a structure at the catwalk near the Clear Zone.

Wooden Watchtower
Found in Chapter 9 at the Northeast of Transporter 05 – Look at the rocks to the east of Transporter 05 and west of Transporter 06.

Small Heavy Arrow Special Quiver
Found in Chapter 9 at the Transporter 06 – Look inside the buildings.

Small Quiver
Found in Chapter 9 at the Transporter 06 – It is in the same container as the above recipe.

Goat Cage
Found in Chapter 10 at the West of Transporter 07 – Container is towards the west side of the hill.

Battle Axe
Found in Chapter 11 at the Between Transporter 06 / 08 – It is in the ruins near where you do the ‘Minable Moving Singularity Detected’ quest.

Ramp
Found in Chapter 11 at the Transporter 08 – Find it inside of the Transporter’s base.

Primary Weapon Holder
Found in Chapter 11 at the Transporter 09 – It is inside of the base of the Transporter.

Survival Machete
Found in Chapter 11 at the Transporter 09 – It is in the same container as Primary Weapon Holder.

Diamond Dog Gauntlets
Found in Chapter 11 at the Outside Transporter 09 – Remove the debris near the manmade ramp to find the container.

AM D114 Pistol
Found in Chapter 11 at the Ruins 02 – Look for it in the first underground hallway near Ruins 02.

Strengthened Molotov Cocktail
Found in Chapter 11 at the Ruins 02 – It is in the same container as the above recipe.

45 Caliber Standard Rounds
Found in Chapter 11 at the Ruins 02 – It is in the same container as the above recipe.

Urban Combat Pants
Found in Chapter 11 at the Transporter 09 – Find it in the destroyed catwalks near the exit of the Transporter.

Soviet Field Gloves
Found in Chapter 11 at the Transporter 03 – Find it in the crane to the north of the Transporter.

That is all we have for our Metal Gear Survive Crafting Recipes Guide. Let us know if we missed something using the comments section below!