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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: