Killing mithril dragons

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Killing mithril dragons
RequirementsKilling mithril dragons.png
Skills
  • 80 Magic, Defence recommended
  • 92/95 Prayer recommended
  • 67 Summoning recommended
  • 85 Herblore recommended
Items
  • Tier 70+ magic weapon and armour
  • TokKul-Zo.png: RS3 Inventory image of TokKul-ZoTokKul-Zo strongly recommended
  • Super antifire (4).png: RS3 Inventory image of Super antifire (4)Super antifire (4)
  • Quest
    A Fairy Tale II - Cure a Queen recommended for fairy ring
    The Elder Kiln recommended
    Other
    Barbarian Training
    Results
    ProfitROIExperience gained
    338,07736.14%217,000 Magic / Defence
    71,000 Constitution
    Inputs (935,494)Outputs (1,273,570)
    ItemQuantityGE Price
    Prayer flask (6).pngPrayer flask (6)16607,184
    Super antifire (4).pngSuper antifire (4)2.5130,528
    War tortoise pouch.pngWar tortoise pouch1.3330,937
    Nature rune.pngNature rune158,070
    Fire rune.pngFire rune758,775
    Coins.pngCoins[1]150,000150,000
    ItemQuantityGE Price
    Dragon bones.pngDragon bones120279,240
    Large plated mithril salvage.pngLarge plated mithril salvage120636,240
    Rune bolts.pngRune bolts7522,800
    Draconic visage.pngDraconic visage0.01214,633
    Dragon full helm.pngDragon full helm0.00378,658
    Coins.pngCoins312,000312,000

    The profit rate assumes 120 kills per hour. Your actual profit may be higher or lower depending on your speed.

    Mithril dragons have a 100% drop of dragon bones and Large plated mithril salvages, in addition to dropping a lot of High Level Alchemy rune salvage. Using Soul Split in addition to good defensive armour can keep you at or near full health while killing them. Mithril dragons are weak to earth spells, although with a chaotic staff or better and a high Magic level, any type of spell will have 100% accuracy against them. Super antifires are highly recommended, as using an anti-dragon shield or equivalent will inhibit your efficiency, and cut into your profit per hour.

    They are located on the upper level of the Ancient Cavern, which requires Barbarian Training to access. The area is multicombat and the dragons are aggressive. Drink your super antifire, pray Soul Split and possibly Torment, and start attacking one of them with basic abilities, using the thresholds Wild Magic and Asphyxiate when available. Pick up the mithril salvage, dragon bones and any other items worth keeping, and repeat. When your inventory and your war tortoise or pack yak are full, use the TokKul-Zo to teleport next to the TzHaar Fight Cave, and bank your loot. Run north to the fairy ring and use the code bjq to return to the Ancient Cavern.

    1. ^ Gear repair