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Luck and Basic Salvage Tool
Luck from Ecto = 105
Luck from Masterwork = 30
Luck from Fine = 11

Ecto: 1723 - 1916 (1628 after tax)
Dust: 1005 - 1048 (890 after tax)
Number of Dust per salvaged Ecto with Master/Mystic/SFSoM: 1.85
Note: I reversed these so they display profit instead of cost (higher positive numbers = better)
The cost of salvaging ecto (positive numbers = profit for you):
Scenario DescriptionProfit per ectoProfit per luckProfit breakdown if salvaging
Buy Ecto, salvage Ecto, sell Dust-136 per ecto-1.295 per luck1647 dust sale - buy ecto for 1723 - 61 salvage
Have Ecto, (sell Ecto vs. salvage Ecto and sell Dust)-41 per ecto-0.3964 per luck1647 dust sale - 1628 ecto sale - 61 salvage
(Buy Ecto and salvage Ecto vs. buy Dust), use Dust75 per ecto0.7167 per luckbuy dust for 1859 - buy ecto for 1723 - 61 salvage
Have Ecto, (sell Ecto and buy Dust vs. salvage Ecto), use Dust169 per ecto1.616 per luckbuy dust for 1859 - 1628 ecto sale - 61 salvage


Max price to pay for Fine/Masterwork (to buy material cheaper than just buying it straight off the TP's buy order price), salvage with Crude/Basic/CFSoM:
Purpose is to use / Purpose is to sell
Don't show all items below: 90 (-10c / +10c)
Wood WeaponsSalvaged MaterialsGreen 1-20Soft 16-33Seasoned 31-48Hard 46-63Elder 59-80
Focus1.03 Wood Logs

133
164
Long Bow1.84 Wood Logs
150240156296
Scepter1.18 Wood Logs
9515399188
Short Bow1.49 Wood Logs
121194125239
Staff1.54 Wood Logs
125201130247
Trident1.5 Wood Logs
122195126241
Torch1.1 Wood Logs

14292175

Wood+Metal WeaponsSalvaged MaterialsGreen 1-20
Copper 1-23
Soft 16-33
Iron 19-33
Seasoned 31-48
Iron 34-53
Hard 46-63
Platinum 49-62
Elder 59-80
Mithril 54-80
Axe0.53 Wood Logs / 0.66 Ore
156177115128
Hammer0.79 Wood Logs / 0.79 Ore
200233152180
Harpoon Gun0.83 Wood Logs / 0.79 Ore
203239156186
Mace0.6 Wood Logs / 0.62 Ore
155180117137
Pistol0.61 Wood Logs / 0.62 Ore
155181118139
Rifle0.82 Wood Logs / 0.76 Ore
197232151183
Shield0.56 Wood Logs / 0.54 Ore
137161105125
Spear0.85 Wood Logs / 0.83 Ore
212248162192

Metal WeaponsSalvaged MaterialsCopper 1-23Iron 19-33Iron 34-53Platinum 49-62Mithril 54-80
Dagger1.03 Ore
176169110
Greatsword1.61 Ore130277266174108
Sword1.15 Ore92197189124
Warhorn1.41 Ore11424223215294

Heavy ArmorSalvaged MaterialsCopper 1-23Iron 19-33Iron 34-53Platinum 49-62Mithril 54-80
Helm1.35 Ore10923222214690
Shoulder1.08 Ore
185177116
Coat1.88 Ore153324311204127
Gloves1.18 Ore94202194127
Leggings1.1 Ore
188181118
Boots1.17 Ore94200192126

Medium ArmorSalvaged MaterialsRawhide 1-20Thin 16-35Coarse 31-50Rugged 46-63Thick 58-80
Helm1.8 Leather Sections144363362732354
Shoulder1.78 Leather Sections142359358724350
Coat2.45 Leather Sections197495494998483
Gloves1.82 Leather Sections145367366741358
Leggings1.69 Leather Sections135340339687332
Boots1.81 Leather Sections145365364736356
Back Item1.7 Leather Sections136342341691334

Light ArmorSalvaged MaterialsJute 1-20Wool 16-33Cotton 31-50Linen 44-63Silk 58-80
Helm1.81 Cloth Scraps147340239436
Shoulder1.95 Cloth Scraps158366257469
Coat3.03 Cloth Scraps248571402731
Gloves1.79 Cloth Scraps145336236431
Leggings2.1 Cloth Scraps171395277506
Boots2.01 Cloth Scraps163377265484

TrinketsSalvaged MaterialsCopper 1-20Silver 25-35Gold 40-50Platinum 55-65Mithril 70-80
Accessory1.58 Ore97

171106
Amulet1.61 Ore98

174108
Ring1.66 Ore102

180112

Help and Info:
 ● Gives cost info on items that give luck
 ● Ectos give the most per salvage (and can be salvaged quicker), but also tend to cost a lot for each luck you get. I included several ways to handle ectos, depending if you're buying them or already have them, or selling them or using them.
 ● Positive values per luck mean you lose that much, negative values mean you gain that much. (negative means you should do it even if not looking for luck).
 ● Some blue and green items give valuable materials cheaper than they can be purchased in the TP (sometimes even able to sell it at a profit). The table will tell you which items and the max price you should pay to break even compared to just buying that material off the TP for buy order prices.  The cheaper you buy an item below this amount, the more profit you will make.
 ● 'Dont show all items below' will not show number values (just an empty box) for that item/level if the amount needed to buy below is less than this amount (it's likely it's just not possible to buy items cheaply enough)
 ● All calculations include the cost and chance of promotion of an Infinite kit; 3c per salvage, 12% chance of higher tier

● Basic Materials Salvage Drop Rates:
 Crude has 10% chance of higher tier
 Basic/Infinite has 12.5% chance of higher tier
 Fine has 13.75% chance of higher tier
 Journeyman has 15% chance of higher tier
 Master/Mystic has 16.25% chance of higher tier
 BLSK has 22.5% chance of higher tier

If you're not sure what level is the best to open masterwork bags at: Silverwaste's chart is pretty good.