Crafting dust runes

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Crafting dust runes
RequirementsEarth Altar inside.png

10 Runecrafting (90 recommended)
82 Magic
93 Summoning recommended

36 Archaeology recommended
Lunar Diplomacy
Enlightened Journey

Lunar spells as active spellbook
Magic Imbue
Repair Rune Pouch recommended, otherwise NPC Contact for pouch repair

Pouch Protector highly recommended for runecrafting pouches to not degrade
ProfitROIExperience gained
15,233,808345.58%126,000 Runecrafting
12,040 Magic
Inputs (4,408,192)Outputs (19,642,000)
ItemQuantityGE Price
Abyssal titan pouch.pngAbyssal titan pouch1.4316,385
Pure essence.pngPure essence14,0001,400,000
Air rune.pngAir rune14,000686,000
Astral rune.pngAstral rune281214,122
Cosmic rune.pngCosmic rune1246
Law rune.pngLaw rune1246
Binding necklace.pngBinding necklace9.3316,673
Lumber Yard Teleport.pngLumber Yard Teleport1402,074,520
ItemQuantityGE Price
Dust rune.pngDust rune14,00019,642,000

The profit rate assumes 140 trips per hour (~25 second trips to the Earth Altar). Your actual profit rate may be higher or lower depending on your speed although 160 trips can be achieved.

Inventory includes:

Start at the TzHaar Fight Cave bank via the TokKul-Zo and fill your inventory by filling the Massive pouch over the bank interface (may be aided by an external screen marker program) and then withdrawing the essence to fill the inventory and Beast of Burden. Next fill the remaining pouches from your inventory and Beast of Burden. Bank presets and keybinds are required and greatly (!) reduce the time needed to around 4 seconds depending on your connection delay to the server (one should prefer a server with low ping here). Directly afterwards activate the Lumber Yard Teleport tablet and Surge south to the Earth altar, craft your runes and teleport back using the TokKul-Zo. Repeat. Do not try to refill your pouches if you have made a mistake as the time lost more than decompensates the essences won. Trip durations of less than 25 seconds are easily possible and used for calculations in this guide. The Combined Catalyst fragment and set effect of the Infinity ethereal outfit both reduce the degradation rate of pouches by 50% and stack resulting in all pouches (including Massive pouches) having quadruple capacity before degrading. Massive pouches are therefore required for this method. A more convenient way to not be bothered with repairing rune pouches, especially buying a new massive pouch, is to acquire the relic power Pouch Protector by doing Archaeology. In this way, all pouches do not degrade and will not stop the player from doing more runecrafting of dust runes.

Since the buy limit of pure essence and air runes can be reached in well under two hours they should be stockpiled beforehand if one considers crafting dust runes over several hours. It is also possible to work around the limit by directly trading with other players, or by using alternate accounts.

It is also possible to use greater runic staff and charge it with Magic Imbue to store one more pure essence, thus crafting one more dust rune per trip.

If you have Teleport Tokens for your wicked hood, you can teleport to the Earth altar with your wicked hood. You will have a limited but generous number of these per day which can also increase output and profit if utilised.