Rusty sword

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Rusted swords are broken swords that need repair. They may be taken to Tindel Marchant at the harbour of Port Khazard in the Antiques Shop Stall to be polished and made into usable swords for 100 coins; or repaired on a whetstone or on an armour stand in a player-owned house. Both the whetstone and armour stand hold the risk of causing the sword to break, destroying the rusty sword in the process. Successfully repairing a rusty sword gives 25 Smithing experience.

It can be obtained as drop loot from monsters or by pickpocketing a H.A.M. Member (requires level 15 Thieving).

Giving Tindel Marchant a rusty sword is also a task for the Easy Ardougne Diary.

Possible rewards[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Bronze sword.png: Rusty sword drops Bronze sword with rarity 17/96 in quantity 1Bronze sword117/965215
Bronze longsword.png: Rusty sword drops Bronze longsword with rarity 7/96 in quantity 1Bronze longsword17/964024
Iron sword.png: Rusty sword drops Iron sword with rarity 19/96 in quantity 1Iron sword119/963854
Iron longsword.png: Rusty sword drops Iron longsword with rarity 34/96 in quantity 1Iron longsword134/963584
Steel sword.png: Rusty sword drops Steel sword with rarity 6/96 in quantity 1Steel sword16/96107195
Steel longsword.png: Rusty sword drops Steel longsword with rarity 4/96 in quantity 1Steel longsword14/96143300
Mithril sword.png: Rusty sword drops Mithril sword with rarity 1/96 in quantity 1Mithril sword11/96315507
Mithril longsword.png: Rusty sword drops Mithril longsword with rarity 1/96 in quantity 1Mithril longsword11/96564780
Black sword.png: Rusty sword drops Black sword with rarity 3/96 in quantity 1Black sword13/96186374
Black longsword.png: Rusty sword drops Black longsword with rarity 2/96 in quantity 1Black longsword12/96335576
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Coins_1000.png: Rusty sword drops Coins with rarity 1/96 in quantity 2000Coins2,0001/962,0002,000

Item sources[edit | edit source]

For an exhaustive list of all known sources for this item, see here (include RDT).
SourceLevelQuantityRarityTrailblazer regions
Crazy archaeologist204 Multicombat.png14/128Wilderness
Fishing TrawlerN/A Casket.pngUnknownVariesKandarin
Guard (H.A.M. storeroom)20 Thieving icon.png112/500Misthalin
H.A.M. Guard12; 18; 22 Multicombat.png14/110Misthalin
H.A.M. Member15; 20 Thieving icon.png14/100Misthalin
Kraken291 Multicombat.png11.75/128Kandarin
Ogre coffin20 Thieving icon.png1UncommonKandarin
  • Digging at the Digsite (not at the level 2 or 3 area).

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The chance of the sword being broken from the whetstone decreases with the player's Smithing level.