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This page is about Bottle caps that appear in Fallout Shelter. For an overview of bottle caps in the Fallout series of games, see bottle cap.
For an overview of currency in the Fallout series of games, see currency.

FalloutShelterAppleStoreLogo.pngThe following is based on Fallout Shelter or Fallout Shelter Online and some details might contradict canon.

Bottle caps are the currency in Fallout Shelter. The maximum amount of caps you can have is 999,999. After that, caps collected from any other source except lunchboxes will be wasted.


Bottle caps can be used to:

  • Build or apply upgrades to any room to expand the vault.
  • Customize any dwellers' hairstyle, hair color and facial features in the Barbershop.
  • Craft weapons and outfits in the weapon and outfit workshop, respectively.
  • Bring back dead dwellers, except in Survival mode.

Earning caps

Bottle caps can be earned by:


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