Inert flux is a consumable that is the result of allowing collected nuked flora (raw flux) to decay. It gives the consumer a +5 disease resistance, quenches thirst by 25%. This item has a weight of 0.20 and is valued at 0 caps. To preserve the raw flux and prevent it from turning into inert flux, it must be crafted into stable flux, which will also allow it to be used to craft end-game recipes.
The following types of raw flux will decay into inert flux after a certain amount of time has elapsed:
It is added to the player character's inventory and replaces raw flux after a certain amount of time.
- Prior to Fallout 76 patch 22.214.171.124, the weight was 1 and the value was 10.
- Inert flux is more efficient than purified water with the Lead Belly perk, providing the same 25% hydration with an added disease +5 resistance while being 43% lighter.