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Weight Lifting

Someone’s been bulking out at the gym! With the Weight Lifting skill, you can carry more in your inventory than ever before.

Weight Lifting
Skill Categories Physical
Tier 1
Item Code 002C59D9

Starfield Weight Lifting skill overview

The Starfield Weight Lifting skill is a tier 1 skill in the Physical skill tree. It, as with all Starfield skills, has 4 ranks, beginning at rank 1 and ending at rank 4. In order to progress up the Weight Lifting skill tree, you will need to complete various skill challenges related to the skill in question, and increase your Starfield level to earn skill points. Each rank requires a skill point to unlock.

The Weight Lifting skill increases your maximum carry weight, allowing you to carry more items at once.

This skill is very useful for when you’re building an outpost away from your ship, as it allows you to carry a much larger number of resources.

In-game Weight Lifting skill description

Weight training can significantly increase one’s ability to carry weapons and equipment, both in space and on the ground.

The Weight Lifting skill has the following ranks and stats:

RankRank ImageRank EffectRank Challenge
1Increase total carrying capacity by 10 kilograms.Sprint for 1000 meters while at 75% or more of your maximum load capacity.
2Increase total carrying capacity by 25 kilograms.Sprint for 2500 meters while at 75% or more of your maximum load capacity.
3Increase total carrying capacity by 50 kilograms.Sprint for 5000 meters while at 75% or more of your maximum load capacity.
4Increase total carrying capacity by 100 kilograms. Gain 50% resistance to stagger.You have mastered this skill.

How to unlock Weight Lifting console command

If you want to add the Weight Lifting Starfield skill to your character without increasing your Starfield level or expending a skill point, simply open the Starfield console command window with the apostrophe (‘) or tilde (~) key and enter the following command:

player.addperk 002C59D9

By repeating the player.addperk 002C59D9 command, you can bypass the Weight Lifting rank-up challenge and unlock the next rank. Entering the above command four times will unlock the rank 4 Weight Lifting skill.

To remove the Weight Lifting skill, you can use the following command:

player.removeperk 002C59D9