Resourceful aura

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Resourceful is a tier 2 aura available as part of the Members Loyalty Programme and can be purchased from Xuan or Solomon's General Store for 23,000 Membership Loyalty Points.

This aura gives the following benefits:

  • 10% chance to not deplete a resource when woodcutting.
  • +2% geode chance when mining.
  • 10% chance to give an additional red/crystal-flecked sandstone which does not contribute towards the daily limit.

It is activated for an hour and has a recharge time of three hours. Also, as with all auras, if the account using it is logged out while the aura is activated, the timer will continue to run.

The aura can only activate when the resource is about to be depleted. For example, consider a tree where each time a log is gained, there is a 20% chance that the tree is felled (depleted). When this check succeeds, the aura provides a 10% chance that the depletion will be ignored, and the tree will continue providing logs as if nothing happened. Mining rocks (and trees that provide just one log) simply provide an extra resource when the aura activates.

The aura can only trigger once per resource point, unless the user changes to another resource point.

The refined perk provides the same effect for woodcutting, both the perk and the aura can trigger on one tree (in fact, the perk can trigger multiple times with or without the aura).

Aura stats
Loyalty points
Aura equipped.png
23,000
Tier Slot
2 Aura slot.png
Attributes
Duration 1 hour
Cooldown 3 hours
Cost to extend (50%) 5 Vis wax.png: RS3 Inventory image of Vis waxVis wax
Cost to extend (100%) 10 Vis wax.png: RS3 Inventory image of Vis waxVis wax
Description
Whilst activated:
  • 10% chance to not deplete a resource when woodcutting.
  • +2% geode chance when mining.
  • 10% chance to give an additional red/crystal-flecked sandstone which does not contribute towards the daily limit.

Effective resources[edit | edit source]

The aura is effective on the following resources:

Rocks
Adamantite ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Adamantite ore rocksAdamantite ore rocksBanite ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Banite ore rocksBanite ore rocksBlurite ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Blurite ore rocksBlurite ore rocksClay rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Clay rocksClay rocks
Coal rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Coal rocksCoal rocksCopper ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Copper ore rocksCopper ore rocksCrystal-flecked sandstone mine.png: RS3 Inventory image of Crystal-flecked sandstone mineCrystal-flecked sandstone mineDark animica ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Dark animica ore rocksDark animica ore rocks
Drakolith ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Drakolith ore rocksDrakolith ore rocksGold ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Gold ore rocksGold ore rocksIron ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Iron ore rocksIron ore rocksLight animica ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Light animica ore rocksLight animica ore rocks
Limestone rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Limestone rocksLimestone rocksLuminite ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Luminite ore rocksLuminite ore rocksMithril ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Mithril ore rocksMithril ore rocksNecrite ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Necrite ore rocksNecrite ore rocks
Orichalcite ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Orichalcite ore rocksOrichalcite ore rocksPhasmatite ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Phasmatite ore rocksPhasmatite ore rocksRed sandstone mine.png: RS3 Inventory image of Red sandstone mineRed sandstone mineRunite ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Runite ore rocksRunite ore rocks
Sandstone rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Sandstone rocksSandstone rocksSilver ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Silver ore rocksSilver ore rocksTin ore rocks.png: RS3 Inventory image of Tin ore rocksTin ore rocks
Trees
Acadia tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Acadia treeAcadia treeAchey tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Achey treeAchey treeArctic pine.png: RS3 Inventory image of Arctic pineArctic pineBlisterwood tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Blisterwood treeBlisterwood tree
Crystal tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Crystal treeCrystal treeEucalyptus tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Eucalyptus treeEucalyptus treeIvy.png: RS3 Inventory image of IvyIvyTree.png: RS3 Inventory image of TreeTree
Magic tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Magic treeMagic treeMahogany tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Mahogany treeMahogany treeMaple tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Maple treeMaple treeOak tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Oak treeOak tree
Teak tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Teak treeTeak treeWillow tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Willow treeWillow treeYew tree.png: RS3 Inventory image of Yew treeYew tree

Update history[edit | edit source]

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  • patch 21 January 2019 (Update):
    • The resourceful aura examine has been updated to correctly match what it does.
  • patch 7 January 2019 (Update):
    • Resourceful aura now increases the chance to find geodes when mining and increases the chance to get double ore when mining sandstone.
  • patch 20 December 2011 (Update):
    • The resourceful aura now works correctly with chopping down trees without having killed an Evil Tree.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Prior to the Mining and Smithing rework, the 10% chance not to deplete a resource also applied to mining.