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Bone or studded

Discussion in 'UO Warrior' started by Picus at the office, Dec 3, 2014.

  1. Picus at the office

    Picus at the office Certifiable
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    So I'm wanting to make some new luck suits for a few chars this weekend and I've not written down the "new" LMC structure. I could post in the crafter forum but this is the real area for dexxing questions. In the trade area I see people trying to sell 55LMC bone suits but I thought you could make the same using studded(3 LMC) and plate got the 1LMC bonus. Can anyone add the correct info please?
     
  2. CorwinXX

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    The main difference between bone and studded is how it looks.
     
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    Perfect, that is what I was 99% sure of but you don't want to start and make a mistake. I was worried that I would need to collect a pile of bone to make the perfect base item first, dodged that.
     
  4. DJAd

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    Bone helm looks bad ass.
     
  5. Picus at the office

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    Indeed for the helm's looks, I would like to see it under the blackthorn shroud. I could make one of those but I wasn't looking forward to farming the bones for a full suit.
     
  6. Podolak

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    Only real difference I see between bone and studded is you can stealth in studded but fail often in bone.
     
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  7. Lord Taliesin

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    I recently built a new dexxer suit around some of the new loot and used bone for the 3% lmc instead of studded as bone armor refinements are a little easier to find since most folks use studded. Similarly studded samurai armor, while ugly, gives 3% lmc and the refinements aren't in as high demand as regular studded.
     
  8. Tuan

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    If I am using looted items, bone is as good as studded.

    If you want to make suit, bone is a tough go, as even with 120 tailor and the best talisman, bone is a tough go, as you'll "waste" tons of leather and bones getting pieces just right, since bone can't unravel.
     
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  9. Obsidian

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    Don't forget you can enhance leather, but you cannot enhance bone. If I am wrong, then I just learned something new.
     
  10. Tuan

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    Just tried it. Make bone gloves with plain -> enhance with barbed works.