Money making guide/Skilling

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Skilling methods[edit | edit source]

Method Profit Skill Category Intensity Members
Crafting nature runes through the Abyss 1,044,000

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

Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Cutting magic logs 149,000 75 WoodcuttingWoodcutting icon.png (90+ recommended) Woodcutting Low Yes
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Delivering food in Gnome Restaurant 270,000

42 CookingCooking icon.png strongly recommended
66 MagicMagic icon.png recommended
43 PrayerPrayer icon.png (optional but there may be aggressive foes nearby)

Cooking Unknown Yes
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Making anchovy pizzas 108,000 55 CookingCooking icon.png Cooking Unknown No
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Making raw summer pies 641,000 95 CookingCooking icon.png Cooking Medium Yes
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Making tuna potatoes 236,000 68 CookingCooking icon.png Cooking Unknown Yes
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Cooking raw dark crabs 184,000 90 CookingCooking icon.png (99 CookingCooking icon.png recommended) Cooking Low Yes
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Cooking raw monkfish 40,000 62 CookingCooking icon.png (80+ CookingCooking icon.png recommended, but 90+ CookingCooking icon.png strongly recommended) Cooking Unknown Yes
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Cooking raw sharks 157,000 80+ CookingCooking icon.png (89+ CookingCooking icon.png strongly recommended) Cooking Unknown Yes
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Making magic pyre logs -10,000 80 FiremakingFiremaking icon.png Firemaking Unknown Yes
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Catching lobsters 34,000 40+ FishingFishing icon.png (60+ recommended) Fishing Unknown No
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Catching monkfish 101,000 62+ FishingFishing icon.png (80+ recommended) Fishing Unknown Yes
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Catching sharks 68,000 76+ FishingFishing icon.png (90+ recommended) Fishing Unknown Yes
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Cutting diamond bolt tips 178,000 65 FletchingFletching icon.png Fletching Low Yes
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Cutting ruby bolt tips 189,000 63 FletchingFletching icon.png Fletching Low Yes
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Fletching headless arrows 80,000 None Fletching Unknown Yes
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Fletching unstrung maple longbows 87,000 55 FletchingFletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Stringing yew longbows 278,000 70 FletchingFletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy avantoe 215,000 48 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy dwarf weed 60,000 70 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy irit leaves 65,000 40 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy kwuarm 80,000 54 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy lantadyme 85,000 67 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy ranarr weed 170,000 25 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy snapdragon 110,000 59 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy toadflax 90,000 30 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy torstol 305,000 75 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Making weapon poison(++) 411,000 82 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore High Yes
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Hunting chinchompas 192,000 53+ HunterHunter icon.png Hunter Unknown Yes
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Hunting carnivorous chinchompas 291,000 63+ HunterHunter icon.png (80+ strongly recommended) Hunter Medium Yes
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Hunting implings 600,000

83 HunterHunter icon.png strongly recommended
60+ ThievingThieving icon.png recommended

Hunter Unknown Yes
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Casting Superglass Make 577,000 77 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Medium Yes
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Charging earth orbs 328,000 60 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Medium Yes
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Charging water orbs 387,000

56 MagicMagic icon.png
70 or 80 AgilityAgility icon.png recommended
Decent DefenceDefence icon.png recommended

Magic Low Yes
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Creating teleport to house tablets 115,000 40 MagicMagic icon.png
67 ConstructionConstruction icon.png recommended
Magic Unknown Yes
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Enchanting diamond necklaces 81,000 57 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Enchanting sapphire rings 141,000 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Humidifying clay 581,000 68 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Medium Yes
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Mining adamantite ore 118,000 70+ MiningMining icon.png Mining Unknown No
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Mining runite ore 455,000 85+ MiningMining icon.png Mining Low No
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Mining coal 54,000 30+ MiningMining icon.png (60+ MiningMining icon.png recommended, but 75+ MiningMining icon.png strongly recommended) Mining Unknown No
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Mining gold ore 107,000

40+ MiningMining icon.png (85+ recommended)
40+ CraftingCrafting icon.png recommended

Mining Unknown No
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Mining iron ore 93,000 15+ MiningMining icon.png (41+ strongly recommended for Rune pickaxe) Mining Unknown No
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Fletching ruby bolts 27,000 63 FletchingFletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Casting Tan Leather 198,000 78 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Medium Yes
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Crafting astral runes 903,000 40 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png required (82 recommended)
69 MagicMagic icon.png recommended
Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Crafting cosmic runes through the Abyss 671,000

75 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png (59 or 27 possible, but decreased profit)
21 MiningMining icon.png (70+ recommended to mine through the rocks - optional)
70+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png, AgilityAgility icon.png and ThievingThieving icon.png (optional)

Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Smithing adamantite bars at Blast Furnace 633,000 70 SmithingSmithing icon.png

High AgilityAgility icon.png recommended

Smithing High Yes
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Smithing mithril bars at Blast Furnace 503,000 50 SmithingSmithing icon.png (60+ recommended)
High AgilityAgility icon.png recommended
Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing steel bars at Blast Furnace 493,000 30 SmithingSmithing icon.png (60+ recommended)
High AgilityAgility icon.png recommended
Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing iron bars 70,000 15 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing cannonballs 122,000 35 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Low Yes
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Smithing iron knives -9,000 22 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Pickpocketing master farmers 934,000

38+ ThievingThieving icon.png (94+ recommended)
50 ThievingThieving icon.png and AgilityAgility icon.png for Rogue equipment
Decent HitpointsHitpoints icon.png

Thieving Medium Yes
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Stealing from silk stalls 36,000 20 ThievingThieving icon.png Thieving Unknown Yes
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Looting the nature rune chest in Ardougne 43,000 28 ThievingThieving icon.png Thieving Unknown Yes
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Cutting yew logs 62,000 60 WoodcuttingWoodcutting icon.png (75+ recommended) Woodcutting Low No
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Cutting teak logs 139,000 35 WoodcuttingWoodcutting icon.png Woodcutting Low Yes
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Cutting mahogany logs 131,000 50 WoodcuttingWoodcutting icon.png Woodcutting Low Yes
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Stealing from rogues' chests 401,000 84 ThievingThieving icon.png
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png strongly recommended
Thieving Unknown Yes
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Crafting blood runes 470,000

77 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png required
73+ AgilityAgility icon.png (highly recommended)
38 MiningMining icon.png required (to mine dense essence blocks)
38 CraftingCrafting icon.png required (to chip dark essence blocks)

Runecrafting Low Yes
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Crafting soul runes 240,000

90 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png required
38 MiningMining icon.png required (to mine dense essence blocks)
38 CraftingCrafting icon.png required (to chip dark essence blocks)
70+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png, AgilityAgility icon.png and ThievingThieving icon.png (optional)

Runecrafting Unknown Yes
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Catching anglerfish 185,000

82+ FishingFishing icon.png (95+ recommended)
15 HunterHunter icon.png optional (to hunt for grubs)

Fishing Unknown Yes
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Catching sacred eels 256,000

87+ FishingFishing icon.png (99 recommended)
72+ CookingCooking icon.png (96 recommended)

Fishing Unknown Yes
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Baking potatoes 92,000 7 CookingCooking icon.png (41+ CookingCooking icon.png recommended) Cooking Unknown Yes
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Pickpocketing Ardougne knights 59,000 55+ ThievingThieving icon.png (95+ recommended)
Decent HitpointsHitpoints icon.png
Thieving Medium Yes
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Casting Spin Flax -297,000 76 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Stringing magic longbows 298,000 85 FletchingFletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy guam leaves 60,000 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy marrentill 40,000 5 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy tarromin 140,000 11 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy harralander 130,000 20 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cutting redwood logs 50,000 90 WoodcuttingWoodcutting icon.png Woodcutting Low Yes
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Cutting oak logs 32,000 15 WoodcuttingWoodcutting icon.png (60+ recommended) Woodcutting Low No
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Stringing maple longbows 238,000 55 FletchingFletching icon.png Fletching Low Yes
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Smithing adamant dart tips 23,000 74 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing mithril dart tips -10,000 54 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing steel dart tips 35,000 34 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing iron dart tips 124,000 19 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing bronze dart tips 108,000 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing rune dart tips -138,000 89 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Creating Camelot teleport tablets 95,000 45 MagicMagic icon.png
57 ConstructionConstruction icon.png recommended
Magic Unknown Yes
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Enchanting dragonstone amulets -14,000 68 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Creating Ardougne teleport tablets 52,000 51 MagicMagic icon.png
57 ConstructionConstruction icon.png recommended
Magic Unknown Yes
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Mining volcanic ash 47,000 22+ MiningMining icon.png (41+ MiningMining icon.png strongly recommended for Rune pickaxe) Mining Unknown Yes
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Hunting black chinchompas 713,000 80+ HunterHunter icon.png Hunter Medium Yes
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Cutting Amethyst bolt tips -140,000 83 CraftingCrafting icon.png Crafting Unknown Yes
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Cutting Amethyst arrowtips -305,000 85 CraftingCrafting icon.png Crafting Unknown Yes
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Fletching Amethysts broad bolts -138,000 76 FletchingFletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Crafting wrath runes 1,854,000 95 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Casting High Level Alchemy on charged bracelets of ethereum 254,000 55 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Casting Bones To Bananas -332,000 15MagicMagic icon.png Magic High No
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Creating bones to peaches tablets 281,000 60 MagicMagic icon.png
67 ConstructionConstruction icon.png recommended
Magic Unknown Yes
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Catching infernal eels 273,000

80+ FishingFishing icon.png (99 recommended)

Fishing Unknown Yes
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Mining amethyst 280,000 92+ MiningMining icon.png Mining Low Yes
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Smithing unfinished adamant bolts 61,000 73 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Collecting wine of zamorak 384,000 33 MagicMagic icon.png required
20+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended
Collecting Unknown Yes
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Catching dark crabs 332,000 85+ FishingFishing icon.png Fishing Low Yes
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Spinning flax to bow strings 78,000 10 CraftingCrafting icon.png Crafting Unknown Yes
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Enchanting jade amulets 117,000 29 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Smithing unfinished mithril bolts -38,000 53 SmithingSmithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Mining pure essence 3,000 30+ MiningMining icon.png (41+ MiningMining icon.png strongly recommended for Rune pickaxe) Mining Unknown Yes
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Mining rune essence 14,000 None, but 41+ MiningMining icon.png strongly recommended for Rune pickaxe Mining Unknown No
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Cutting maple logs 3,000 45 WoodcuttingWoodcutting icon.png (60+ recommended) Woodcutting Low Yes
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Mining gemstone 547,000 40 MiningMining icon.png (41+ recommended, 61+ strongly recommended) Mining Medium Yes
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Smithing runite bars at Blast Furnace 647,000 85 SmithingSmithing icon.png
High AgilityAgility icon.png recommended
Smithing High Yes
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Cooking raw karambwan 86,000 30+ CookingCooking icon.png (90+ recommended) Cooking Unknown Yes
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Fletching unstrung yew longbows 89,000 70 FletchingFletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Making avantoe potions 371,000 50 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Low Yes
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Charging air orbs 314,000 66 MagicMagic icon.png Magic Medium Yes
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Charging fire orbs 361,000

63 MagicMagic icon.png
70 or 80 AgilityAgility icon.png recommended
Decent DefenceDefence icon.png recommended

Magic Low Yes
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Creating Varrock teleport tablets 140,000 25 MagicMagic icon.png
40 ConstructionConstruction icon.png recommended
Magic Unknown Yes
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Smithing iron bars at Blast Furnace 215,000 15 SmithingSmithing icon.png (60+ recommended)
High AgilityAgility icon.png recommended
Smithing Unknown Yes
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Pickpocketing H.A.M. members 510,000

15 ThievingThieving icon.png (93 recommended)
Decent HitpointsHitpoints icon.png
96 MagicMagic icon.png recommended
27 ConstructionConstruction icon.png recommended

Thieving High Yes
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Cleaning grimy cadantine 195,000 65 HerbloreHerblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Crafting cosmic runes 577,000

75 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png (59 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png or 27 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png possible, but decreased profit)
66 AgilityAgility icon.png recommended

Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Crafting death runes through the Abyss 1,294,000

65 RunecraftRunecraft icon.png required (99 recommended)
21 MiningMining icon.png (70+ recommended to mine through the rocks - optional)
70+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png, AgilityAgility icon.png and ThievingThieving icon.png (optional)

Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Catching minnows 232,000 82+ FishingFishing icon.png Fishing Medium Yes
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Pickpocketing paladins 688,000

70+ ThievingThieving icon.png (99 recommended)
50 AgilityAgility icon.png for Rogue equipment
Decent HitpointsHitpoints icon.png

Thieving Medium Yes
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See also[edit | edit source]


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