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Fire up the forge! If you enjoy swinging a melee weapon into the skulls of your adversaries, it pays to craft modified variants at a weapons workbench, using these perks to make such implements with the very best bonuses.Fallout 4 Vault Dweller's Survival Guide description

Blacksmith is a perk in Fallout 4.


Gain access to Ranked melee weapon mods.


Rank Requirements Description Form ID
1 STR 4 Fire up the forge and gain access to base level and Rank 1 melee weapon mods. 0004B253
2 STR 4, LVL 16 You gain access to Rank 2 melee weapon mods 0004B26A
3 STR 4, LVL 29 You gain access to Rank 3 melee weapon mods 000264D8


  • The perk is only needed to craft new mods. There are no perk or material requirements to use the weapons workbench or to apply owned weapon mods from the inventory of the Sole Survivor.
  • Mods can be removed by applying any mod that occupies the same slot. Removing a mod adds it to the Sole Survivor's inventory under the "Mods" tab.