Driver's Seat
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Overview
CategoryInteractive
Weight
Durability
Friction
Buoyancy
FlammableYes

Driver's Seat is an item in Scrap Mechanic.

Overview

The Driver's Seat is a primary control part for vehicles. Using the Connect Tool to link Interactive Parts to the Driver's Seat is what allows drivers to control their machines.

Usage

Press E to get in or out of the Driver's Seat.

If connected to a Gas Engine or Electric Engine that is connected to a Bearing, pressing W will rotate the bearings forward and S will rotate them backward.

If connected to a Thruster, holding W will activate it.

If connected to a Controller, pressing W will activate it and pressing S will deactivate it.

If connected to a bearing, D will turn the bearing forward and A will turn it backward. In order to get proper steering in a vehicle, all bearings must be rotating clockwise as viewed from above.

If connected to a Button, Switch, or Radio, they will appear in the hotbar when in the Driver's Seat. Pressing the corresponding number key will activate it.

Crafting

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Upgrades

Upgrading the Driver's Seat Bearing connections and at the last level special settings.

Use the Connect Tool at max level to access the settings on connected bearings.

Level 1-5 Components
to upgrade
Max
Connections
Notes
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1 8 Durability Increases to 4
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2 12 Weight Decreases to 4

Durability Increases to 5

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3 16 Durability Increases to 6
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5 20 Allows adjustment of connected bearings
setting max rotation, speed and bearing reset

Weight Decreases to 3

Durability Increases to 7

History

Beta

  • 0.4.0
    • Added the 5 different upgrade levels.

Alpha

  • ???
    • Added Driver's Seat.
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