Crafting nature runes through the Abyss

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Crafting nature runes through the Abyss
RequirementsNature Altar inside.png
Skills

44 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png (91 recommended)
21 MiningMining icon.png (70+ recommended to mine through the rocks - optional)
70+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png and AgilityAgility icon.png (optional)

Items

Small through giant Runecraft pouches
Multiple charged amulets of glory (50+ charges needed)
Ring of dueling (optional)
Any pickaxe
Some food
Protective gear mixed with weight-reducing clothing

Quest
Enter the Abyss
Other
Heroes' Quest and Taverley teleports/games necklaces, or Dragon Slayer 2 and a Mythical Cape (optional, for charging glorys)
Results
ProfitExperience gained
1,229,930.524,300 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png
Inputs (184,569.5)Outputs (1,414,500)
3,000 × Pure essence.png Pure essence (6,000)4 × Stamina potion(4).png Stamina potion(4) (20,712)10 × Monkfish.png Monkfish (3,720)12.5 × Amulet of glory(4).png Amulet of glory(4) (154,137.5)6,000 × Nature rune.png Nature rune (1,260,000)12.5 × Amulet of glory.png Amulet of glory (154,500)
Fastest routes to the Abyss.
The inner ring of the Abyss.

At average speed, one can do about 50 trips to the nature altar via the Abyss per hour, using the amulet of glory to teleport back to Edgeville, and using an equipped pickaxe to mine through the rocks in the Abyss. You need to recharge your pouches every nine trips, at the Dark mage, to prevent the giant pouch from degrading.

Using the small through giant Runecraft pouches, you can hold up to 54 essence per trip, resulting in a profit of 22,572 per trip at 91 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png (ignoring other expenses).

Assuming that you can make 50 runs per hour, profit at lower levels using the available pouches can be expected to be roughly: 599,930.5 at 75 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png, 423,130.5 at 50 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png and 339,930.5 at 44 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png.

The Mage of Zamorak is located low-level Wilderness, near the source of the River Lum. This is a fairly safe area, but there might be player killers, so it is advised not to take expensive items on the trips to the Abyss. The best setup would be cheap but protective gear (e.g. dragonhides). Use of weight-reducing clothing is also recommended. Falador shield can be useful to negate the loss when killed by a player, as it can recharge prayer instantly (once or twice per day) which can be used to activate Protect Item. Use of abyssal bracelet is optional, but is ultimately too expensive to be worth using. Inside the Abyss, the creatures there will be aggressive and might do fair amounts of damage. See Abyss#Inside the Abyss for more information on how to navigate the Abyss. Once inside, enter the nature rift and craft the essence in your inventory and your pouches. Teleport back to Edgeville with an amulet of glory and repeat.

A ring of dueling is optional, but it helps in case players forget to swap out an exhausted glory for a charged one. Using Charge dragonstone jewellery scroll to recharge your amulets is recommended as it is quick, allowing you to spend more time runecrafting.


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