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 1,382,000

44 Runecraft icon.png required (91 recommended)
21 Mining icon.png (70+ recommended to mine through the rocks - optional)
70+ Hitpoints icon.png and Agility icon.png (optional)

Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Cutting magic logs 147,000 75 Woodcutting icon.png (90+ recommended) Woodcutting Low Yes
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Delivering food in Gnome Restaurant 275,000

42 Cooking icon.png strongly recommended
66 Magic icon.png recommended
43 Prayer icon.png (optional but there may be aggressive foes nearby)

Cooking Unknown Yes
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Making anchovy pizzas -28,000 55 Cooking icon.png Cooking Unknown No
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Making raw summer pies 472,000 95 Cooking icon.png Cooking Medium Yes
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Making tuna potatoes 336,000 68 Cooking icon.png Cooking Unknown Yes
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Cooking raw dark crabs 185,000 90 Cooking icon.png (99 Cooking icon.png recommended) Cooking Low Yes
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Cooking raw karambwan 140,000 30+ Cooking icon.png (90+ recommended) Cooking Unknown Yes
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Cooking raw monkfish 50,000 62 Cooking icon.png (80+ Cooking icon.png recommended, but 90+ Cooking icon.png strongly recommended) Cooking Unknown Yes
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Cooking raw sharks 138,000 80+ Cooking icon.png (89+ Cooking icon.png strongly recommended) Cooking Unknown Yes
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Making magic pyre logs -223,000 80 Firemaking icon.png Firemaking Unknown Yes
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Catching lobsters 44,000 40+ Fishing icon.png (60+ recommended) Fishing Unknown No
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Catching monkfish 118,000 62+ Fishing icon.png (80+ recommended) Fishing Unknown Yes
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Catching sharks 81,000 76+ Fishing icon.png (90+ recommended) Fishing Unknown Yes
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Cutting diamond bolt tips 132,000 65 Fletching icon.png Fletching Low Yes
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Cutting ruby bolt tips 164,000 63 Fletching icon.png Fletching Low Yes
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Fletching diamond bolts 108,000 65 Fletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Fletching headless arrows 40,000 None Fletching Unknown Yes
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Fletching unstrung maple longbows 33,000 55 Fletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Fletching unstrung yew longbows 45,000 70 Fletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Stringing yew longbows 257,000 70 Fletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy avantoe 135,000 48 Herblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy dwarf weed -45,000 70 Herblore icon.png Herblore Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy irit leaves 110,000 40 Herblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy kwuarm 70,000 54 Herblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy lantadyme 110,000 67 Herblore icon.png Herblore Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy ranarr weed 170,000 25 Herblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy snapdragon 290,000 59 Herblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy toadflax 125,000 30 Herblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy torstol 530,000 75 Herblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Making avantoe potions 510,000 50 Herblore icon.png Herblore Low Yes
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Making weapon poison(++) 499,000 82 Herblore icon.png Herblore High Yes
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Hunting chinchompas 220,000 53+ Hunter icon.png Hunter Unknown Yes
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Hunting carnivorous chinchompas 349,000 63+ Hunter icon.png (80+ strongly recommended) Hunter Medium Yes
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Hunting implings 573,000

83 Hunter icon.png strongly recommended
60+ Thieving icon.png recommended

Hunter Unknown Yes
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Casting Superglass Make 655,000 77 Magic icon.png Magic Medium Yes
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Charging air orbs 414,000 66 Magic icon.png Magic Medium Yes
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Charging earth orbs 339,000 60 Magic icon.png Magic Medium Yes
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Charging fire orbs 455,000

63 Magic icon.png
70 or 80 Agility icon.png recommended
Decent Defence icon.png recommended

Magic Low Yes
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Charging water orbs 432,000

56 Magic icon.png
70 or 80 Agility icon.png recommended
Decent Defence icon.png recommended

Magic Low Yes
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Creating teleport to house tablets 155,000 40 Magic icon.png
67 Construction icon.png recommended
Magic Unknown Yes
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Creating Varrock teleport tablets 145,000 25 Magic icon.png
40 Construction icon.png recommended
Magic Unknown Yes
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Enchanting diamond necklaces 157,000 57 Magic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Enchanting sapphire rings 184,000 Magic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Humidifying clay 674,000 68 Magic icon.png Magic Medium Yes
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Mining adamantite ore 104,000 70+ Mining icon.png Mining Unknown No
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Mining runite ore 444,000 85+ Mining icon.png Mining Low No
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Mining coal 73,000 30+ Mining icon.png (60+ Mining icon.png recommended, but 75+ Mining icon.png strongly recommended) Mining Unknown No
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Mining gold ore 108,000

40+ Mining icon.png (85+ recommended)
40+ Crafting icon.png recommended

Mining Unknown No
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Mining iron ore 126,000 15+ Mining icon.png (41+ strongly recommended for Rune pickaxe) Mining Unknown No
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Mining pure essence 4,000 30+ Mining icon.png (41+ Mining icon.png strongly recommended for Rune pickaxe) Mining Unknown Yes
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Mining rune essence 17,000 None, but 41+ Mining icon.png strongly recommended for Rune pickaxe Mining Unknown No
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Fletching ruby bolts 216,000 63 Fletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Casting Tan Leather 685,000 78 Magic icon.png Magic Medium Yes
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Crafting astral runes 858,000 40 Runecraft icon.png required (82 recommended)
69 Magic icon.png recommended
Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Crafting cosmic runes 644,000

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

Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Crafting cosmic runes through the Abyss 748,000

75 Runecraft icon.png (59 or 27 possible, but decreased profit)
21 Mining icon.png (70+ recommended to mine through the rocks - optional)
70+ Hitpoints icon.png, Agility icon.png and Thieving icon.png (optional)

Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Crafting death runes through the Abyss 1,258,000

65 Runecraft icon.png required (99 recommended)
21 Mining icon.png (70+ recommended to mine through the rocks - optional)
70+ Hitpoints icon.png, Agility icon.png and Thieving icon.png (optional)

Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Crafting law runes through the Abyss 1,483,000 54 Runecraft icon.png required (95 strongly recommended)
70+ Hitpoints icon.png, Agility icon.png and Thieving icon.png (optional)
Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Smithing adamantite bars at Blast Furnace 753,000 70 Smithing icon.png

High Agility icon.png recommended

Smithing High Yes
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Smithing mithril bars at Blast Furnace 554,000 50 Smithing icon.png (60+ recommended)
High Agility icon.png recommended
Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing runite bars at Blast Furnace 665,000 85 Smithing icon.png
High Agility icon.png recommended
Smithing High Yes
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Smithing steel bars at Blast Furnace 739,000 30 Smithing icon.png (60+ recommended)
High Agility icon.png recommended
Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing iron bars at Blast Furnace 303,000 15 Smithing icon.png (60+ recommended)
High Agility icon.png recommended
Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing iron bars 94,000 15 Smithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing cannonballs 103,000 35 Smithing icon.png Smithing Low Yes
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Smithing iron knives -42,000 22 Smithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Pickpocketing H.A.M. members 502,000

15 Thieving icon.png (93 recommended)
Decent Hitpoints icon.png
96 Magic icon.png recommended
27 Construction icon.png recommended

Thieving High Yes
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Pickpocketing master farmers 1,173,000

38+ Thieving icon.png (94+ recommended)
50 Thieving icon.png and Agility icon.png for Rogue equipment
Decent Hitpoints icon.png

Thieving Medium Yes
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Stealing from silk stalls 36,000 20 Thieving icon.png Thieving Unknown Yes
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Looting the nature rune chest in Ardougne 54,000 28 Thieving icon.png Thieving Unknown Yes
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Cutting yew logs 51,000 60 Woodcutting icon.png (75+ recommended) Woodcutting Low No
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Cutting maple logs 3,000 45 Woodcutting icon.png (60+ recommended) Woodcutting Low Yes
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Cutting teak logs 138,000 35 Woodcutting icon.png Woodcutting Low Yes
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Cutting mahogany logs 132,000 50 Woodcutting icon.png Woodcutting Low Yes
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Mining gemstone 704,000 40 Mining icon.png (41+ recommended, 61+ strongly recommended) Mining Medium Yes
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Stealing from rogues' chests 423,000 84 Thieving icon.png
43+ Prayer icon.png strongly recommended
Thieving Unknown Yes
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Crafting blood runes 454,000

77 Runecraft icon.png required
73+ Agility icon.png (highly recommended)
38 Mining icon.png required (to mine dense essence blocks)
38 Crafting icon.png required (to chip dark essence blocks)

Runecrafting Low Yes
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Crafting soul runes 240,000

90 Runecraft icon.png required
38 Mining icon.png required (to mine dense essence blocks)
38 Crafting icon.png required (to chip dark essence blocks)
70+ Hitpoints icon.png, Agility icon.png and Thieving icon.png (optional)

Runecrafting Unknown Yes
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Catching anglerfish 216,000

82+ Fishing icon.png (95+ recommended)
15 Hunter icon.png optional (to hunt for grubs)

Fishing Unknown Yes
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Catching sacred eels 328,000

87+ Fishing icon.png (99 recommended)
72+ Cooking icon.png (96 recommended)

Fishing Unknown Yes
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Baking potatoes 105,000 7 Cooking icon.png (41+ Cooking icon.png recommended) Cooking Unknown Yes
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Pickpocketing Ardougne knights 59,000 55+ Thieving icon.png (95+ recommended)
Decent Hitpoints icon.png
Thieving Medium Yes
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Casting Spin Flax -50,000 76 Magic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Stringing magic longbows 146,000 85 Fletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy guam leaves 45,000 Herblore icon.png Herblore Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy marrentill 25,000 5 Herblore icon.png Herblore Unknown Yes
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Cleaning grimy tarromin 55,000 11 Herblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy harralander 85,000 20 Herblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cleaning grimy cadantine 10,000 65 Herblore icon.png Herblore Medium Yes
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Cutting redwood logs 59,000 90 Woodcutting icon.png Woodcutting Low Yes
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Cutting oak logs 41,000 15 Woodcutting icon.png (60+ recommended) Woodcutting Low No
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Stringing maple longbows 132,000 55 Fletching icon.png Fletching Low Yes
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Smithing adamant dart tips 22,000 74 Smithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing mithril dart tips -32,000 54 Smithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing steel dart tips -9,000 34 Smithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing iron dart tips 67,000 19 Smithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing bronze dart tips 127,000 Smithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing rune dart tips -9,000 89 Smithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Creating Camelot teleport tablets 112,000 45 Magic icon.png
57 Construction icon.png recommended
Magic Unknown Yes
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Enchanting dragonstone amulets 331,000 68 Magic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Creating Ardougne teleport tablets 73,000 51 Magic icon.png
57 Construction icon.png recommended
Magic Unknown Yes
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Catching minnows 275,000 82+ Fishing icon.png Fishing Low Yes
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Mining volcanic ash 288,000 22+ Mining icon.png (41+ Mining icon.png strongly recommended for Rune pickaxe) Mining Unknown Yes
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Hunting black chinchompas 833,000 80+ Hunter icon.png Hunter Medium Yes
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Cutting Amethyst bolt tips 66,000 83 Crafting icon.png Crafting Unknown Yes
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Cutting Amethyst arrowtips 66,000 85 Crafting icon.png Crafting Unknown Yes
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Fletching Amethysts broad bolts 83,000 76 Fletching icon.png Fletching Unknown Yes
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Crafting wrath runes 1,547,000 95 Runecraft icon.png Runecrafting Medium Yes
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Casting High Level Alchemy on charged bracelets of ethereum 377,000 55 Magic icon.png Magic Unknown Yes
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Casting Bones To Bananas -356,000 15Magic icon.png Magic High No
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Creating bones to peaches tablets 321,000 60 Magic icon.png
67 Construction icon.png recommended
Magic Unknown Yes
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Catching infernal eels 258,000

80+ Fishing icon.png (99 recommended)

Fishing Unknown Yes
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Mining amethyst 272,000 92+ Mining icon.png Mining Low Yes
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Smithing unfinished mithril bolts -23,000 53 Smithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Smithing unfinished adamant bolts -54,000 73 Smithing icon.png Smithing Unknown Yes
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Collecting wine of zamorak 362,000 33 Magic icon.png required
20+ 20+ Hitpoints icon.png recommended
Collecting Unknown Yes
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Pickpocketing paladins 695,000

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

Thieving Medium Yes
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Catching dark crabs 404,000 85+ Fishing icon.png Fishing Low Yes
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See also[edit | edit source]


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