Iridium Bar

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Iridium Bar
Iridium Bar.png
A bar of pure iridium.
Source: Furnace

Shadow Shaman.png Shadow Shaman (0.2%) Shadow Brute.png Shadow Brute (0.2%) Iridium Bat.png Iridium Bat (0.8%) Purple Slime.png Purple Slime (0.9%)

Sell Price: Gold.png1,000g
BlacksmithBlacksmith Profession:
(+50% Sell Price)
Equipment: Furnace.png Furnace
Time to Craft: Time Icon.png 8h
Ingredients: Iridium Ore.png Iridium Ore (5)Coal.png Coal (1)

An Iridium Bar is crafted by smelting 5 Iridium Ore.png Iridium Ore and 1 Coal.png Coal in a Furnace. Purple Slimes in the Skull Cavern or Slime Hutch have a chance to drop Iridium Bars and Ore when slain. Shadow Shaman and Shadow Brutes can also drop an Iridium Bar when slain (0.2% chance). Iridium Bats may drop one as well (0.8% chance). The Traveling Cart may sell an Iridium Bar for Gold.png3,000-5,000g. One Iridium Bar can also be received as a gift from Clint at the Feast of the Winter Star. Two to three Iridium Bars may occasionally be found in treasure rooms in the Skull Cavern.

An Iridium Bar can be shipped or sold to Clint at the Blacksmith Shop for Gold.png1,000g, or Gold.png1,500g with the Blacksmith Profession.

The Desert Trader in the Calico Desert will trade one Warp Totem: Desert Recipe for 10 Iridium Bars.

Tool Upgrades

Iridium Bars are required for the final upgrade of tools.

Image Name Cost Ingredients
Iridium Hoe.png Iridium Hoe Gold.png25,000g Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (5)
Iridium Pickaxe.png Iridium Pickaxe Gold.png25,000g Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (5)
Iridium Axe.png Iridium Axe Gold.png25,000g Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (5)
Iridium Watering Can.png Iridium Watering Can Gold.png25,000g Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (5)
Trash Can Iridium.png Iridium Trash Can Gold.png12,500g Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (5)


Image Name Description Ingredients Recipe Source
Iridium Sprinkler.png
Iridium Sprinkler Waters the 24 adjacent tiles every morning. Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (1)Gold Bar.png Gold Bar (1)Battery Pack.png Battery Pack (1) Farming Skill Icon.png Farming Level 9
Iridium Band.png
Iridium Band Glows, attracts items, and increases attack damage by 10%. Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (5)Solar Essence.png Solar Essence (50)Void Essence.png Void Essence (50) Combat Skill Icon.png Combat Level 9
Crystalarium Insert a gem of your choice and it will grow copies. Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (2)Stone.png Stone (99)Gold Bar.png Gold Bar (5)Battery Pack.png Battery Pack (1) Mining Skill Icon.png Mining Level 9
Slime Incubator.png
Slime Incubator Hatches slimes eggs into slimes. Allows you to raise slimes outdoors. Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (2)Slime.png Slime (100) Combat Skill Icon.png Combat Level 8
Wedding Ring.png
Wedding Ring An old Zuzu City tradition... It's used to ask for another farmer's hand in marriage.
Note: Multiplayer only
Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (5)Prismatic Shard.png Prismatic Shard (1) Traveling Cart Icon.png Traveling Cart (Gold.png500g)
Deluxe Fertilizer.png
Deluxe Fertilizer (5) Greatly improves soil quality, increasing your chance to grow quality crops. Mix into tilled soil. Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (1)Sap.png Sap (40) Mr. Qi Icon.png Mr. Qi (Qi Gem.png 20)
Hopper Items placed inside will automatically be loaded into the machine in front of it. Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (1)Hardwood.png Hardwood (10)Radioactive Bar.png Radioactive Bar (1) Mr. Qi Icon.png Mr. Qi (Qi Gem.png 50)


Iridium bars are used in these buildings purchased from the Carpenter's Shop and the Wizard's Tower.

Image Name Description Cost Size
Slime Hutch.png
Slime Hutch Raise up to 20 slimes. Fill water troughs and slimes will create slime balls. Gold.png10,000gStone.png Stone (500)Refined Quartz.png Refined Quartz (10)Iridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (1) 11x6
Earth Obelisk.png
Earth Obelisk Warps you to the mountains. Gold.png500,000gIridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (10)Earth Crystal.png Earth Crystal (10) 3x2
Water Obelisk.png
Water Obelisk Warps you to the beach. Gold.png500,000gIridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (5)Clam.png Clam (10)Coral.png Coral (10) 3x2
Desert Obelisk.png
Desert Obelisk Warps you to the desert. Gold.png1,000,000gIridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (20)Coconut.png Coconut (10)Cactus Fruit.png Cactus Fruit (10) 3x2
Island Obelisk.png
Island Obelisk Warps you to Ginger Island. Gold.png1,000,000gIridium Bar.png Iridium Bar (10)Dragon Tooth.png Dragon Tooth (10)Banana.png Banana (10) 3x2


Villager Reactions


Iridium Bar may be an option in the Bundle Teal.png remixed Dye Bundle on the Bulletin Board.


An Iridium Bar is used in the spool of the Sewing Machine with Cloth in the feed to create an Shirt151.png Iridium Breastplate. It is an iridium dye when used in the spool of the Sewing Machine with a dyeable clothing item in the feed. It can be placed in the purple dye pot at Emily's and Haley's house for use in dyeing.



  • In real life, iridium is a rare silver, brittle metal that can be hazardous in a fine dust and has toxic radioactive isotopes. It is often used to produce hard, durable surfaces for high-precision tools and machine parts. It is the second densest element on the periodic table, being almost twice as dense as lead.


  • 1.0: Introduced.
  • 1.1: Used as a building material to the Water Obelisk and Earth Obelisk.
  • 1.3.27: Used as an ingredient to the Wedding Ring recipe.
  • 1.4: Used as a building material to the Desert Obelisk. Added Iridium Trash can upgrade. Can now be used in Tailoring. Can be requested in Lava Eel Fish Pond quest.
  • 1.5: Used as a building material to the Island Obelisk and as an ingredient to the Deluxe Fertilizer and Hopper recipes.