Bear Trap

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Bear Trap
Bear Trap.png
Immobilizes humans and small creatures.
Type Trap
Weight 2.0
Stack Size 10
Added in v193.0
Spawn Command
cheat giveitemnum 379 1 0 0
cheat GFI BearTrap 1 0 0
cheat giveitem "Blueprint'/Game/PrimalEarth/CoreBlueprints/Items/Structures/Misc/PrimalItemStructure_BearTrap.PrimalItemStructure_BearTrap'" 1 0 0
Required level Level 28
Engram Points 9 EP
Crafting XP 32 XP

Crafted in Smithy
Argentavis Saddle
Castoroides Saddle
Thorny Dragon Saddle Scorched Earth Icon.png
Tek Replicator
Required Stations Refining Forge.png Refining Forge
Purchase (Mobile)
Purchased in Outpost Logo Mobile.svg
Cost 10 ×  Slips Logo Mobile.svg
Disambig.png This article is about Bear Trap, not to be confused with Large Bear Trap

Overview[edit | edit source]

The Bear Trap is an item used to temporarily immobilize humans and small creatures. When a creature gets trapped, durability slowly depletes at a rate of one unit per eight seconds. With a total durability of one hundred this takes some time (800 seconds or 13.33 minutes) to let go, unit can also be repaired with a captive in its jaws. It is unknown if the 800 second value is for tamed or wild creatures, or both. Be aware that humans can be trapped and that they can't open it, so they need to wait 800 seconds.

Once placed the trap can be picked up by anyone. If sprung it can only be demolished by either the tribe responsible, or the owner (depending on tribe settings). This works on PVE servers currently. If you are caught in your own trap you can not demolish it so use caution.

Traps can only be set within a certain distance of each other (3 foundations for small traps). Traps can be placed underwater, but if a player is swimming, they do not seem to be triggered.

"Small animals" seems to cover Gallimimus, Baryonyx, and anything that an Argentavis would be able to carry.

Traps can be hidden in the tops of pillars.

A player can set off their own bear trap.

Bear Traps last considerably longer than Large Bear Trap, and even longer if the trapped creature is tamed.

On mobile bear traps can be placed close to each other, and they are not able to be sprung by the owner.

Creatures Affected[edit | edit source]

Creatures Not Affected[edit | edit source]

Painting and Color Regions[edit | edit source]

X mark.svg

The Bear Trap is not currently paint-able, however this object may be re-mapped to include paint regions in a future update.

For more information on Paint Regions and how to use them, please view the Blue Coloring.png Dye, Paintbrush, or Spray Painter pages.