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Armourer's Scrap

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Armourer's ScrapStack Size: 40Improves the quality of an armourRight click this item then left click an armour to apply it. Has greater effect on lower-rarity armours. The maximum quality is 20%.
Shift click to unstack.
Armourer's Scrap inventory icon.png
Acquisition
Level: 1
Purchase Costs
Normal1x Blacksmith's Whetstone
Sell Price
1x Scroll Fragment
Miscellaneous
Item class: Stackable Currency
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Currency/CurrencyArmourQuality

An Armourer's Scrap is a currency item that can be used to improve the quality of a piece of armour. Each scrap applied to an armour will increase its quality by up to 5% depending on its rarity.

Item acquisition
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Upgrade paths

This item can be acquired through the following upgrade paths or vendor recipes:

AmountIngredientGeneral
Notes
Type
5The Master ArtisanThe Master Artisan520x Quality CurrencyPerfection is the standard, excellence will be handled on a case by case basis.20x quality currency (random)Manual
5Emperor's LuckEmperor's Luck55x CurrencyThe house always wins.5x currency (random)Manual

Vendor recipes

Armourer's Scraps can also be obtained with the following vendor recipes.

Result Ingredients
Armourer's ScrapArmourer's ScrapStack Size: 40Improves the quality of an armourRight click this item then left click an armour to apply it. Has greater effect on lower-rarity armours. The maximum quality is 20%.
Shift click to unstack.
any piece of armour with 20% quality
Armourer's ScrapArmourer's ScrapStack Size: 40Improves the quality of an armourRight click this item then left click an armour to apply it. Has greater effect on lower-rarity armours. The maximum quality is 20%.
Shift click to unstack.
any number of pieces of armour whose total quality is at least 40%

Armourer's Scraps may also be obtained from slain enemies, an Artisan's Strongbox or doing beastcrafting recipe, etc.

Spending

Armourer's Scraps are most commonly used to increase the quality of armour equipment. As with other quality-increasing currency, consuming an Armourer's Scrap improves the quality of normal items by 5%, magic items by 2%, and rare and unique items by 1%. The defence values of the armour are improved by the percentage quality, additive with any local defense modifiers on the item.

Quality on armours is also used to improve the chance of gaining sockets or links on an item using an Jeweller's OrbJeweller's OrbStack Size: 20Reforges the number of sockets on an itemRight click this item then left click a socketed item to apply it. The item's quality increases the chances of obtaining more sockets.
Shift click to unstack.
or Orb of FusingOrb of FusingStack Size: 20Reforges the links between sockets on an itemRight click this item then left click a socketed item to apply it. The item's quality increases the chances of obtaining more links.
Shift click to unstack.
. Every 1% quality improves the chance of getting more sockets or links by 1%.[1]

Armourer's Scraps can also be spent by exchanging them for other currency items.

Player can buy a Blacksmith's WhetstoneBlacksmith's WhetstoneStack Size: 20Improves the quality of a weaponRight click this item then left click a weapon to apply it. Has greater effect on lower-rarity weapons. The maximum quality is 20%.
Shift click to unstack.
from Greust (and other town NPC from Act 2 onwards) for 3 Armourer's Scraps.

Related items

  • The Hardened ArmourThe Hardened ArmourThe rings that bind grow tighter, the plate thicker, the leather denser, all with a single touch.You will greatly enhance the quality of an armour piece with a single Armourer's ScrapRight-click to add this prophecy to your character.Seal Cost:
    3x Silver Coin

Version history

Version Changes
3.0.0
  • (not in patch notes) Act 5 to 10 as well as Epilogue's NPCs also sell Armourer's Scrap
2.0.2
  • Added Blacksmith's Whetstones, Armourer's Scraps and Glassblower's Baubles to Kira in Highgate.
0.9.5
  • Renamed from "Armour Shard" to "Armourer's Scrap"
0.9.3e
  • Decreased the drop rate of Whetstones and Armour shards by 8%.
0.9.1
  • Stack size increased
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  • Introduced to the game

References

  1. Version 2.2.0 patch note