Salty crablet

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This article is about the crablets found on Uncharted Isles. For the crablets found on Cyclosis or Aminishi, see Salty crabletine.

Salty crablets can only be found on Uncharted Isles in the Arc region in groups of 6 crablets. Despite being a creature, the crystal deposit on the crablets back acts as a mining resource. Mining the deposit requires level 90 Mining, and yields sea salt, sought after as an ingredient in arc gumbo. The sea salt may also be sold for 4 chimes each to Yin Yan at the Salty Goods shop in the Waiko market.

When a player begins mining a crablet, it becomes "relaxed" and ceases movement until the deposit on its back has been depleted, indicated by a timer. A crablet will remain relaxed until 34 sea salt has been obtained. These crablets will replenish their deposits when relogging or hopping worlds.

Players have a chance to harvest salt from the crablet's back on average every four swings (less with critical swings). At level 99 Mining a player can expect approximately 80,000-90,000 Mining experience and around 350 sea salt per hour.

Boosts[edit | edit source]

Mining[edit | edit source]

Salty crablet.png Salty crablet
Mining levelMining-icon.png 90
OutputSea salt
CoreX mark.svg
Rock stats
Base ore1

Loot[edit | edit source]

Update history[edit | edit source]

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  • patch 9 September 2019 (Update):
    • Mining Salty crablets for Sea salt will now correctly update the quick chat value.
  • patch 1 July 2019 (Update):
    • The Mining skillcape perk will no longer affect Arc crablets.
  • patch 18 February 2019 (Update):
    • Mining crablets no longer depletes stamina, so they can be mined AFK as before. Their hitpoints have been lowered so that a crablet is typically mined in a little under 5 minutes. The XP from mining crablets has been reduced to compensate.
  • patch 5 September 2016 (Update):
    • The golem outfit and quarrymaster aura now work correctly work with crablets.
  • patch 15 August 2016 (Update):
    • Spam-clicking on salty crablets no longer causes them to deplete too quickly.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

Concept art for the crablets found on Uncharted Isles
  • When depleting a salty crablet of its sea salt, a filterable message says "You have removed all the salt crystals from this crablet."