Sphalerite is a zinc ore used in making brass and bismuth bronze. Sphalerite veins and rocks are dark gray in color.

Obtaining Edit

Sphalerite spawns as small rocks on the surface, indicating a vein somewhere below.

Sphalerite veins are medium in size and can be found in metamorphic layers of stone:

  • Gneiss
  • Marble
  • Phyllite
  • Quartzite
  • Schist
  • Slate

Sphalerite veins can also be found in the top half of the top layer of stone.

Using Edit

Sphalerite can be smelted in a fire pitpit kiln, or crucible to produce unshaped zinc. Sphalerite can also be used as an ingredient in the alloys brass and bismuth bronze.

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