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Leather Armour Crafting Bench
Leather Armour Crafting Bench.png
Type: Interior
Materials cost:
Iron Plates 8
Estimated build time: 1 hrs

All the tools and stuff you need to craft light armour types.

The Leather Armour Crafting Bench is a crafting building type introduced in patch 0.50. This crafting station allows characters to craft both leather-based armour and clothing by hand. Prior to version 0.67.2 the Leather Armour Crafting Bench used Fabric rather than Leather to make armour.

Leather Armour Crafting Bench


(holds 5)



(holds 5)

N.B. Hack Stopper Jacket, Hack Stopper Pants and Sleeveless Dustcoat are not possible to craft without modding.


  • Power Consumption - 5
  • Efficiency - 1x
  • Workers - 1

Armour and Clothing Produced[]

Image Equipment Armour Class Amount of Materials Research
Assassin's Rags.png Assassins Rags
Bandana.png Bandana <1 Fabrics Available from start.
Cargopants (padded).png Cargopants
Drifters Leather Jacket.png Drifters Leather Jacket
Drifters Leather Pants.png Drifters Leather Pants
Dustcoat Icon.png Dustcoat
Halfpants (ragged).png Halfpants (Ragged)
Cloth Shirt.png Leather Shirt Research needed.
Leathershirt.png Leather Turtleneck
Leather Vest.png Leather Vest Research needed.
Longcoat.png Longcoat
Ninja Rags.png Ninja Rags
Rattan Hat Icon.png Rattan Hat Available from start.
Samurai Clothpants.png Samurai Clothpants
Sleeveless Longcoat.png Sleeveless Longcoat
Straw Hat.png Straw Hat
Tagelmust.png Tagelmust Available from start.
Trader's Leathers.png Traders Leathers Available from start.
Tricorn Hat.png Tricorn Hat Light 0.6 leather and 0.12 fabric. Research needed.
Turban.png Turban Available from start.