Reinforced dragon bones

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Reinforced dragon bones are obtained as a drop from rune dragons and elite rune dragons. They are also a possible reward when turning in daily challenges. Reinforced dragon bones give 190 Prayer experience when buried, 760 Prayer experience when offered at the Ectofuntus, or 665 Prayer experience when offered at a gilded altar with 2 burners lit.

Drop sources[edit | edit source]

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SourceLevelQuantityRarityMembers
Astellarn1200 Multicombat.png1AlwaysP2P icon.png
Black stone dragon2500 Multicombat.png1AlwaysP2P icon.png
Crassian Leviathan1500 Multicombat.png1AlwaysP2P icon.png
Elite rune dragon130 Multicombat.png1AlwaysP2P icon.png
Rune dragon127 Multicombat.png1AlwaysP2P icon.png
Taraket the Necromancer1200 Multicombat.png10–19 (noted)CommonP2P icon.png
The Ambassador5500 Multicombat.png10–54 (noted)CommonP2P icon.png
Verak Lith1450 Multicombat.png1AlwaysP2P icon.png

Disassembly[edit | edit source]

Cost and XP analysis[edit | edit source]

Bury Gilded altar or
Chaos Temple
Ectofuntus Cremation
Experience 190 665 760 855 (Total) 475 (Prayer) + 380 (FM)
Cost per XP -86.3 -24.7 -21.6 -19.2 (Total) -34.5 (Prayer) or -43.2 (FM)
  • It is assumed that two burners are lit while using the gilded altar and does not include the cost of clean marrentill.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • A player choosing to use reinforced dragon bones all the way from 1-99 Prayer, using a gilded altar with lit burners and no other experience boosts, would, if all the bones were bought at the current medium price on the Grand Exchange, spend 321,489,830.
    • Additionally the first bone would take them straight to level 7 Prayer.
    • Using the ectofuntus would cost 281,303,602, but would take far longer to do. Simply burying the bones would cost 1,125,214,407.
    • Cremating the bones would cost 450,085,763, and would additionally give 10,427,545 Firemaking experience.
  • Reinforced dragon bones were originally called rune dragon bones upon release, and their examine text was "Dragon bones infused with runite ore." This was changed into their current name with the 10 April 2017 update.