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cant enhance new items?

Discussion in 'UHall' started by Poo, Oct 18, 2015.

  1. Poo

    Poo The Grandest of the PooBah’s
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    ill be the first to admit i havnt tried to enhance stuff in a LONG time.
    since imbuing came along 99.9% of everything i get off of mobs gets unraveled.

    but i picked up a nice little Chaos shield the other night and with the exception of the 95 required strength its a nice shield.

    so i thought id hit it up with some dull copper and drop that strength requirement down a little and press the shield into service.
    when i went to enhance it with the DC i got a message that 'this item is already enhanced with the properties of a special material'.

    so....... we cant enhance the new stuff?
    i must have missed this when the stuff came out i guess.
     
  2. Poo

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    shield is Greater Artifact
    also has Antique on it
    INT bonus
    Mana bonus
    HP, SR, MR and LMC.
     
  3. King Greg

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    dont think you can enhance antiques
     
  4. DJAd

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    I thought this also so had a look on the new UO Wiki and it states:

    "Antique – Increased durability loss, can be powdered 3 times. Each powder will reduce max durability to 250, 200, and 150 respectively. Can be repaired."
     
  5. Poo

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    so are we thinking its the antique property that is causing this?
     
  6. BeaIank

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    You can't enhance items with the antique tag.
    Not sure you can enhance items with 125 str requirement or 50 stones weight either. I unravel those without a second thought.

    You can enhance brittle or prized loot.
     
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