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Metalloid Element
Suitably prepared germanium crystals have the property of passing gravity fluctuations in one direction only. These are used extensively in most deep space communication devices, such as ultra-high-frequency radio and radar signal detectors. Germanium crystals also have other specialized uses, including the manufacture of optical glass and as a drug in the treatment of gravity induced disabilities.

Production Center(s): Mined
CodeName: Germanium
Classification: Metalloid Element
TechLevel: 0
ID: Ge
Mass(kg): 5,323
Melting Point(gC): 937
Gravitic Sig(ngF): 5.3
Required Components: N/A