Mining amethyst

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Mining amethyst
RequirementsAmethyst detail.png
Skills
Mining 92+
Items
Rune, Dragon or Crystal pickaxe
Quest
None
Other
Varrock armour 4, Expert mining gloves, Celestial or Elven signet (if using crystal pickaxe; optional), Celestial Ring (optional)
Results
ProfitExperience gained
416,475 Mining 19,200+
InputsOutputs (416,475)
90 × Amethyst.png Amethyst (409,680)4.5 × Unidentified minerals.png Unidentified minerals (6,795)

Amethyst is currently the highest level ore players can mine. It is used in the creation of high-level ranging ammo. At high Mining levels, players can expect to mine anywhere from 80 to 100 amethyst per hour for profits of 364,160-455,200 coins. Players may wish to bring a chisel with them to craft amethyst bolt tips, arrowtips, javelin heads or dart tips. These stack in your inventory allowing you to avoid banking indefinitely, further decreasing the intensity. Due to the nature of the Grand Exchange, crafting Amethyst into other products can cut into the overall profit. Furthermore, crafting Amethyst is a longer process than simply banking the ore. Unidentified Minerals may be exchanged for mining gloves, superior mining gloves or soft clay packs, and bags full of gems at Belona's Mining Guild Mineral Exchange.

Crafting Level Item Crafting XP Profit Rel. Profit
83 Amethyst bolt tips inventory image Amethyst bolt tips x15 5,400 363,150 −46,530
85 Amethyst arrowtips inventory image Amethyst arrowtips x15 5,400 407,700 −1,980
87 Amethyst javelin heads inventory image Amethyst javelin heads x5 5,400 359,550 −50,130
89 Amethyst dart tip inventory image Amethyst dart tip x8 5,400 410,400 720
Name GP/Mineral
Soft clay pack 1,510
Bag full of gems 1,196.75

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