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Cyberpunk 2077 Waste Not Want Not

The Cyberpunk 2077 Waste Not Want Not Perk is found within the Crafting Skill Tree and is improved by leveling your Technical Stat. The Waste Not Want Not Perk When disassembling an item, you get attached mods back.

Waste Not Want Not

Skill Type: Crafting

Requires: Level 16 Technical

Effect: When disassembling an item, you get attached mods back

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Perks like Waste Not Want Not in Cyberpunk 2077

List of Crafting Perks that are similar to Waste Not Want Not.

Rank Lvl Perk Effect
A
1 MechanicGain more components when disassembling
A
5 True CraftsmanAllows you to craft rare items
B
5 ScrapperJunk items are automatically disassembled
B
7 WorkshopDisassembling items grant a 5% / 10% / 15% chance to gain a free component of the same quality as the disassembled item
A
9 InnovationEffects from crafted consumables last 25% / 50% longer
A
9 SapperCrafted grenades deal 10% / 20% more damage
S
11 200% EfficiencyCrafted clothes gain 2.5% / 5% more armor
S
11 Field TechnicianCrafted weapons deal 2.5% / 5% more damage
A
12 Grease MonkeyAllows you to craft epic items
A
12 Efficient UpgradesGrants a 10% chance to upgrade an item for free
A
12 Ex NihiloGrants a 20% chance to craft an item for free
A
14 Let There Be Light!Reduces component cost of upgrading items by10% 20%
A
14 Cost OptimizationReduces component costs of crafting items by 15% / 30%
S
16 Waste Not Want NotWhen disassembling an item, you get attached mods back
A
16 Tune-upAllows you to upgrade lower quality components into higher quality ones
S
18 Edgerunner ArtisanAllows you to craft legendary and iconic items
S
20 Cutting EdgeCrafted legendary weapons automatically get one stat improved by 5%
A
20 Crazy ScienceIncreases the sale price of crafted items by 10%
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Best weapons to use with Waste Not Want Not Perk in Cyberpunk 2077

We consider weapons to be the best to use with the Waste Not Want Not perk.

Stats

Best Waste Not Want Not Build, Weapons, and Cyberware in Cyberpunk 2077

We recommend using this Speed Demon build with the Waste Not Want Not Perk, together with Multitasker and Momentum Shift will improve the overall build.

A-Tier
Speed Demon Build
19
Body
3
Reflexes
16
Cool
3
Intelligence
20
Technical Ability

The Best Weapons we recommend for this build
Name Stats
Power
DB-4 Igla
Stats

35-43 Damage
0.95 Attacks Per Seconds
+
25-30 Physical Damage
+
17.18% Bonus Ricochet Damage
+
6% Bleeding Damage
0.98 Headshot Damage Multiplier
Effects

Shoots two rounds at a time, with reduced reload time and spread
Power
M2038 Tactician
Stats

25-30 Damage
1.21 Attacks Per Second
+
18-22 Chemical Damage
Effects

Increased number of pellets shot, reduced reload time, chance to apply Bleeding

The Best Cyberware we recommend for this build
Name Price Effect
Blood pump
Common
Circulatory System
5,000
Activate to instantly restore 50% of max health. CD 180 sec. Assign cyberware to the quickslot and activate it with middle mouse button.
Blood pump
Uncommon
Circulatory System
7,500
Activate to instantly restore 60% of max health. CD 180 sec. Assign cyberware to the quickslot and activate it with middle mouse button.
Body 8
Blood Pump
Rare
Circulatory System
15,000
Activate to instantly restore 70% of max health. CD 180 sec. Assign cyberware to the quickslot and activate it with middle mouse button.
Body 10
Blood pump
Epic
Circulatory System
25,000
Activate to instantly restore 80% of max health. CD 180 sec. Assign cyberware to the quickslot and activate it with middle mouse button.
Body 13
Blood Pump
Legendary
Circulatory System
35,000
Activate to instantly restore 90% of max health. CD 180 sec. Assign cyberware to the quickslot and activate it with middle mouse button.
Body 16
Second Heart
Legendary
Circulatory System
42,000
Instantly restores 100% of max Health when your health falls to 0. CD 2 min.
Body 16

You should check out our Best Mods Guide.

Need a cyberdeck to complete this build? You should check out our Best Cyberdeck Guide.

You should check out our Best Quickhacks Guide.

Speed Demon Best Perks You Should Use
Skill Lvl Perks Effects
4 Slow And SteadyArmor is increased by 15% / 30% while moving
11 MultitaskerAllows you to shoot while sprinting, sliding and vaulting
11 Divided AttentionAllows you to reload weapons while sprinting, sliding and vaulting
14 MarathonerSprinting does not drain stamina
5 In Your FaceReduces reload time of shotguns and light machine guns by 20% / 40%
7 BloodrushIncreases movement speed while carrying a shotgun or light machine gun by 5% / 10%
9 BulldozerIncreases crit chance with shotguns and light machine guns by 10%
11 Momentum ShiftDefeating an enemy increases movement speed by 10% / 15% / 20% for 10 seconds
11 MassacreIncreases crit damage with shotguns and light machine guns by 15% / 30% / 45%
12 Heavy Leadshotguns and light machine guns knock back enemies with more force
14 ManicWhen entering combat, your movement speed increases by 20% for 10 second(s)
16 Speed DemonYou deal more damage the faster you're moving
18 Hit The DeckIncreases damage to staggered and knocked-down enemies by 10% / 20%
1 MechanicGain more components when disassembling
5 True CraftsmanAllows you to craft rare items
11 200% EfficiencyCrafted clothes gain 2.5% / 5% more armor
12 Grease MonkeyAllows you to craft epic items
16 Waste Not Want NotWhen disassembling an item, you get attached mods back
20 Cutting EdgeCrafted legendary weapons automatically get one stat improved by 5%
1 Crouching TigerIncreases movement speed while sneaking by 20%
7 Leg UpMovement speed after a successful takedown is increased by 30% for 10 seconds
16 Hasty RetreatTemporarily boosts movement speed by 50% for 5 seconds when detected by an enemy
1 Cold BloodAfter defeating an enemy, gain Cold Blood for 10 seconds and increase movement speed by 2%. Stacks up to 1/2/3 times
11 Coldest BloodIncreases max stack amount for Cold Blood by 1
16 UnbreakableIncreases max stack amount for Cold Blood by 1

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