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Frying Pan
200px-Frying pan
Category Equipment
Repairable With Blowtorch
Size 4x3 (12 Slots)
Weight 750 g (1.7 lb)
Absorbency 0%
Capacity 4x3 (12 Slots)
Durability 200
Locations Kitchen
Rarity Uncommon
A cast iron pan. Can be used for cooking various ingredients, or as a tool of personal defense.
~ In-game description

A cast iron pan. Can be used for cooking various ingredients, or as a tool of personal defense.In-game description

The Frying Pan is used in a variety of methods to prepare food for consumption. Visit Cooking for detailed instructions.


  • This utensil cannot be filled with water and cannot be used to boil water or cook recipes requiring water.
  • The only methods that food can be cooked with this utensil is Baking and Drying. (however using animal fat does still work)
  • It can be used at all Cooking stations that support usage of the utensils slot like the Oven, house Fireplaces, etc.
  • It can be used as a melee weapon.
  • This item takes up 12 inventory slots (4x3) while at the same time providing 12 inventory slots of its own - thus no loss of overall inventory space.

Durability[ | ]

With the 1.17 update came the addition of durability to the Frying Pan, the Cooking Pot, the Cauldron and the 2 stands the Campfire Tripod, and the Cooking Stand. All use durability at a rate of 0.0625 per second when over any kind of fire wither it be a fireplace or gas stove.

This means with a durability of 200 the Frying Pan will go from Pristine to ruined when used over a flame for a total of 53 Minutes, and 20 Seconds.

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Trivia[ | ]

  • Before 1.18 all cookware durability use was half of what it is now making cookware like the Frying Pan last only 26 minutes, and 40 seconds from Pristine to Ruined.