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For an overview of this item's appearances in the Fallout series of games, see Dean's Electronics.

Dean's Electronics is a skill book in Fallout: New Vegas.


Reading this book permanently increases the player character's Repair skill by 3 points (4 with the Comprehension perk).


With the add-on Old World Blues, this skill book can be crafted by the player character.

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Dean's Electronics (1)
Note: the recipe is consumed as part of the crafting process - meaning only one book can be crafted.


Other than being crafted, the skill book can be found in the following locations.

Closest map markerLocation description
Abandoned Brotherhood of Steel bunker Gametitle-FNV DMOn the metal sill, opposite the reloading bench, in the area with the office. Though the location exists without the add-on, it is sealed by a keyless lock. Note: If the game is unpatched, the door is unlocked and can be accessed.
Hopeville missile silo bunker Gametitle-FNV LRWhen walking into the room with the first missile, the book is located to the left of the stairs, amongst some rubble
Nellis Air Force BaseInside Loyal's house, on the long counter next to the ruined terminal
Puesta del Sol switching station Gametitle-FNV DMPuesta del Sol switching station in the south center of the map on the upper level next to the terminal that shuts off power to the protected speakers. It is very difficult but possible, to reach without Christine and disarm the tripwire before the collar detonates
SloanIn the worker barracks, on the top shelf to the left of the entrance
Southern Nevada Wind FarmIn the shack, on the table with the clipboard and scrap metal


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