Steel Carapace

Steel Carapace is a Unique Shadow Plate in Diablo 2 Resurrected (D2R). This elite Body Armor has a quality level of 74 and a treasure class of 84. An ethereal Steel Carapace is something to look for since this item repairs itself. An important benefit coming from Steel Carapace:
  • Really high defense
Steel CarapaceSteel CarapaceShadow Plate
Defense: 1618 - 1785
Durability: 70 of 70
Required Strength: 230
Required Level: 66
8% Chance to cast Level 6 Iron Maiden when struck
+20% Faster Hit Recovery
+(190 - 220)% Enhanced Defense
Regenerate Mana (10 - 15)%
Cold Resist +(40 - 60)%
Damage Reduced by (9 - 14)
Repairs 1 durability in 20 seconds
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How to obtain Steel Carapace

The fastest way to get this item on Battle.net is via trading, you can use the Item Price Checker to see how much Steel Carapace is worth.
Farming it by killing monsters is possible, check the drop rate table below for more information.
It can also be gambled but the chances are very slim.

Steel Carapace drop rate table

The monster with the highest drop chance of dropping Steel Carapace is Baal on Hell difficulty in The Worldstone Chamber of Act 5. Farming the monsters listed below gives you the highest chance of finding that item.

Steel Carapace variants

Below is a list with different variants of Steel Carapace. See the stats of its normal, ethereal or upgraded variant.