Pickpocketing paladins

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Pickpocketing paladins
RequirementsPaladin.png
Skills

Thieving 70+ (99 recommended)
Agility 50 for Rogue equipment
Decent Hitpoints

Items

Rogue equipment for guaranteed double loot
Thieving cape to maximise pickpocket success rate
Dodgy necklaces for a chance at avoiding getting stunned

Quest
None
Other
Completion of the Ardougne Diary (Medium)
Results
ProfitExperience gained
466,953Thieving 96,871 - 173,827
Inputs (13,964)Outputs (480,917)
5,000 × Coins 100.png Coins (5,000) Food at baker stall12 × Dodgy necklace.png Dodgy necklace (8,964)183,217 × Coins 100.png Coins (183,217)4,580 × Chaos rune.png Chaos rune (297,700)

IMPORTANT: The listed profit rate is calculated at Thieving 99 while wearing full Rogue equipment and the Thieving cape. At Thieving 70 with Ardougne Diary (Medium) and full rogue equipment you can expect to make 254,059 and 96,871 Thieving per hour.

Pickpocketing paladins yields large amounts of Chaos runes and raw coins. Chaos runes have very stable valuation so the expected profit from this method is almost constant throughout time. Paladins can be trapped in multiple places around the Ardougne Market, most notably in the house direct north of the silver stall. If one is trapped in there then he will be trapped in a two-tile space allowing for easy pickpocketing. As paladins will hit you frequently even at Thieving 99 , it is strongly recommended to wear dodgy necklaces. Food may be bought for a low price from the Ardougne Baker's Stall, and banking is not required as all the pickpocketing loot stacks.

The calculations in this guide were based off of a pickpocketing success rate of 50/255 at level 1 and 150/255 at level 99 (The latter of which has been determined with high accuracy from trial runs and the former extrapolated from data obtained at level 70).


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