Modern Warfare Zombies Crafting Schematics – How to Get and Use Them

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Crafting Schematics are an essential part of Modern Warfare 3 Zombies, as they allow players to craft powerful weapons and upgrades. This guide will explain how to obtain Crafting Schematics and how to use them to your advantage.

How to obtain Crafting Schematics in Modern Warfare Zombies

There are two main methods of obtaining Crafting Schematics in Modern Warfare 3 Zombies. They can be found randomly while playing the game, either as contract rewards or inside caches located in buildings and throughout the environment. Additionally, specific missions in the Zombies story mode unlock six schematics. Here’s an overview of the methods:

  • Random Discovery:
    • Contracts: Complete contracts to increase your chances of finding schematics. Contracts are faster and safer than other activities, making them ideal for farming schematics.
    • Caches: Explore buildings and the environment to discover schematics hidden in various caches.

  • Story Mode Missions:
    • Complete specific missions in the Zombies story mode to unlock six schematics. The final schematic is unlocked by reaching the second-to-last mission.

List of Crafting Schematics

Here are all 21 Crafting Schematics grouped by type and their requirements where applicable:


  • Uncommon Aether Tool: Complete Act 1 Tier 3 mission “Saboteur”
  • Rare Aether Tool: Complete Act 2 Tier 5 mission “Exterminator”
  • Epic Aether Tool
  • Raw Aetherium Crystal
  • Refined Aetherium Crystal


  • Deadshot Daiquiri Can
  • Death Perception Can: Complete Act 3 Tier 1 mission “Two Factor Authentication”
  • Elemental Pop Can
  • Jugger-Nog Can
  • PHD Flopper Can
  • Quick Revive Can: Complete Act 1 Tier 5 mission “Chaperone”
  • Speed Cola Can
  • Stamin-Up Can
  • Tombstone Soda Can

Ammo Mods

  • Brain Rot Ammo Mod
  • Cryo Freeze Ammo Mod: Complete Act 2 Tier 2 mission “Safe Cracker”
  • Dead Wire Ammo Mod
  • Napalm Burst Ammo Mod
  • Shatter Blast Ammo Mod

Wonder Weapons

  • Ray Gun
  • Wunderwaffe DG-2: Completing Act 3 Tier 4 mission “Holdout”

How to Use Them

Once you obtain a Schematic, you must successfully exfil with it to use it. Follow these steps to utilize your Schematics in Modern Warfare 3 Zombies:

  • Go to the Gear section in the lobby.
  • Select ‘Add item‘ in your Rucksack slots.

  • Press Schematic Crafting.
  • Craft your corresponding weapon.

All your crafted Schematics can be found in the ‘Acquisition Stash’ tab, located next to the Schematic Crafting option. Keep in mind that there is a Crafting Cooldown, which can range up to 8 hours depending on the rarity of the item. Plan your crafting wisely to make the most of your resources.

Congratulations! You now have all the necessary information about Schematics in Modern Warfare 3 Zombies. Utilize these schematics to craft powerful weapons and upgrades, enhancing your gameplay experience. Good luck in your zombie-slaying adventures!