Book on chemicals

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Book on chemicals
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Released9 July 2003 (Update)
Also calledVolatile chemicals - Experimental Test Notes
Quest itemThe Dig Site
ExamineIt's about chemicals, judging from its cover.
Value1 coin
High alch0 coins
Low alch0 coins
Weight0.51 kg
Advanced data
Item ID711
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The Book on chemicals, or Volatile chemicals - Experimental Test Notes, is part of The Dig Site quest. It has some information on how to make a Chemical compound that can be used to destroy some blocks.

After the quest it can be found on the shelves in your house.

Transcript[edit | edit source]

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In order to ease the mining process, my colleagues and I decided we needed something stronger than picks to delve under the surface of the digsite. As I already had an intermediate knowledge of Herblore, I experimented with certain chemicals and invented a compound of tremendous power that, if subjected to a spark, would literally explode. We used vials of this compound with great effect, as it enabled us to reach further than ever before. Here is what I have left of the compound’s recipe:

1 measure of ammonium nitrate powder;

1 measure of nitroglycerin;

1 measure of ground charcoal;

1 measure of ?

Unfortunately the last ingredient was not noted down, but we understand that a certain root grows around these parts that was used to very good effect…

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
5 July –
19 September 2005

The item's examine was changed from "It's about chemicals, judging from its' cover."[sic] to "It's about chemicals, judging from its cover."

Gallery (historical)[edit | edit source]

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RuneScape 2
29 March 2004 –