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Metallurgy
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Description
This skill enables you to collect Ore Fragments from the beach and near the river in Iria; you must be equipped with a Metallurgy Sieve in your right hand which can be purchased from general shops. Various ore fragments are available including Iron, Copper, Silver, Gold, and Mythril, and they can be refined to ingots at Forge in town. This skill has an extremely low chance of discovering Gems whose types vary depending on the weather, time, and location. Gems, repositories of ancient knowledge, can be exchanged with a variety of experience points when they are given to Spirit Weapons. When given to villagers, they elicit various reactions and may be exchanged with gifts. 
Details
 Allows one to sift sand to find Ore Fragments and Gems.
 Requires a Metallurgy Sieve equipped in order to use.
 Metallurgy deposits appear as sparkling areas on the ground. These deposits are located within the beaches of Port Qilla, south of Muyu Desert, southwest of Karu Forest, south and northeast of Connous, north of Cor, as well as Erkey Falls.
 Deposits appear once every minute, or every 40 ingame minutes. However, each location can only have a limited number of deposits present at any time.
 All metallurgy spots resets at 8:00am PST100, causing any sparkling spot to disappear simultaneously in all areas.
 Enabling Mini Effects causes these sparkles to be invisible.
 Every metallurgy attempt will cause the sparkling spot to disappear, regardless of success or failure.
 There are two types of sparkling spots: white and gold.
 Upon success, white produces:
 Iron Ore Fragment (40%)
 Copper Ore Fragment (30%)
 Silver Ore Fragment (10%)
 Gold Ore Fragment (10%)
 Mythril Ore Fragment (10%)
 Upon success, gold produces:
 Iron Ore Fragment (20%)
 Copper Ore Fragment (40%)
 Silver Ore Fragment (10%)
 Gold Ore Fragment (15%)
 Mythril Ore Fragment (15%)
 Metallurgy success rate can be increased using the following skills: Production Mastery and Raining Weather
 Doing Metallurgy on Alban Heruin (Wednesday) can also be utilized to increase your success rate.
 Harvest Song can be used to decrease the time it takes to sift ores, but cannot be used to increase success rate.
 Starting at Rank 9, there is a chance to find two ore fragments from a single deposit. Rank 5 increases the amount to three.
 Gold sparkles only appear in raining weather.
 Failure will always produce an Unknown Ore Fragment.
 Gems appear randomly alongside ore fragments.
 Gems found within the deposit are determined by location and weather; color has no effect.
 Rain Casting has no effect on weather for finding gems.
 Very rarely, multiple gems can be found from a single deposit, with 5 being the max amount.
 Upon success, white produces:
 Partner gathering has no effect on Metallurgy.
 If a player frequently clears out a beach's metallurgy deposits and then changes channels, they will receive a temporary penalty that prevents anything from dropping from a metallurgy spot, regardless of success or failure.
Summary
Rank  F  E  D  C  B  A  9  8  7  6  5  4  3  2  1 

Required AP  3  4  5  7  9  12  
Required AP (Total)  3  6  10  14  19  24  31  38  45  52  61  70  79  88  100 
Additional Stamina (Total)  +1  +2  +3  +4  +5  +6  +7  +8  +9  +10  +12  +14  +16  +18  +21 
Additional Dex (Total)    +1  +2  +3  +4  +5  +6  +7  +8  +11  
Success Rate [%]  36  37  38  39  40  41  42  43  44  45  46  47  48  49  50 
Potential Ore Fragments  1  2  3  
Stamina Use  3  4  5  
Load Time [sec]  2  1.5  1  
Stat CP  0.5  1.0  1.5  2.0  2.5  3.0  3.6  4.2  4.8  5.4  6.5  7.6  8.7  9.8  11.6 
 Metallurgy does not contribute towards Skill CP.
Obtaining the Skill
How to Get Quest 
Talk to Effie in Qilla Base Camp with the Skills Keyword a total Exploration Level of 5 or higher. 

Briefing  I'm in desperate need of 1 Gold Ore Fragment. Please bring it to me as soon as you can.  Effie 
How to Collect Ore Fragments:

Objectives 

Rewards 

Additional Information 

Training Method
Rank F
 AP: 3
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +1 (+1 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  5.00  20  100.00 
Find a gem.  50.00  1  50.00 
Rank E
 AP: 3
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +1 (+2 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  3.00  40  120.00 
Find a gem.  30.00  2  60.00 
Rank D
 AP: 4
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +1 (+3 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  1.00  200  200.00 
Find a gem.  25.00  2  50.00 
Rank C
 AP: 4
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +1 (+4 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.8  50  40.00 
Find Copper Ore.  5.00  10  50.00 
Find a gem.  20.00  3  60.00 
Rank B
 AP: 5
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +1 (+5 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.60  70  42.00 
Find Copper Ore.  3.00  20  60.00 
Find a gem.  15.00  4  60.00 
Rank A
 AP: 5
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +1 (+6 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.50  80  40.00 
Find Copper Ore.  1.00  50  50.00 
Find a gem.  10.00  5  50.00 
Rank 9
 AP: 7
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +1 (+7 Total), Dex +1
 Effects: +1% success rate, Can now collect 2 ores at a time
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.30  100  30.00 
Find Copper Ore.  0.80  40  32.00 
Find Silver Ore.  5.00  5  25.00 
Find a gem.  9.00  3  27.00 
Rank 8
 AP: 7
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +1 (+8 Total), Dex +1 (+2 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.20  150  30.00 
Find Copper Ore.  0.60  50  30.00 
Find Silver Ore.  3.00  10  30.00 
Find a gem.  8.00  4  32.00 
Rank 7
 AP: 7
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +1 (+9 Total), Dex +1 (+3 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.10  300  30.00 
Find Copper Ore.  0.40  80  32.00 
Find Silver Ore.  1.00  30  30.00 
Find a gem.  7.00  5  35.00 
Rank 6
 AP: 7
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +1 (+10 Total), Dex +1 (+4 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.08  400  32.00 
Find Copper Ore.  0.20  150  30.00 
Find Silver Ore.  0.80  40  32.00 
Find Gold Ore.  5.00  4  20.00 
Find a gem.  6.00  6  36.00 
Rank 5
 AP: 9
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +2 (+12 Total), Dex +1 (+5 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate, Can now collect 3 ores at a time, load time decreased
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.06  300  18.00 
Find Copper Ore.  0.10  200  20.00 
Find Silver Ore.  0.60  40  24.00 
Find Gold Ore.  3.00  6  18.00 
Find a gem.  5.00  4  20.00 
Rank 4
 AP: 9
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +2 (+14 Total), Dex +1 (+6 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.05  400  20.00 
Find Copper Ore.  0.08  250  20.00 
Find Silver Ore.  0.40  60  24.00 
Find Gold Ore.  1.00  20  20.00 
Find a gem.  4.00  5  20.00 
Rank 3
 AP: 9
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +2 (+16 Total), Dex +1 (+7 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.06  300  18.00 
Find Copper Ore.  0.06  300  18.00 
Find Silver Ore.  0.20  100  20.00 
Find Gold Ore.  0.60  30  18.00 
Find Mythril Ore.  5.00  2  10.00 
Find a gem.  3.00  6  18.00 
Rank 2
 AP: 9
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +2 (+18 Total), Dex +1 (+8 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.02  800  16.00 
Find Copper Ore.  0.04  500  20.00 
Find Silver Ore.  0.10  200  20.00 
Find Gold Ore.  0.30  60  18.00 
Find Mythril Ore.  3.00  3  9.00 
Find a gem.  2.00  10  20.00 
Rank 1
 AP: 12
 Stat Improvement: Stamina +3 (+21 Total), Dex +3 (+11 Total)
 Effects: +1% success rate, load time decreased
Method  Exp.  Count  Total 

Find Iron Ore.  0.01  1500  15.00 
Find Copper Ore.  0.02  800  16.00 
Find Silver Ore.  0.08  250  20.00 
Find Gold Ore.  0.10  200  20.00 
Find Mythril Ore.  1.00  10  10.00 
Find a gem.  1.00  20  20.00 
Master Title
the Master of Metallurgy
 Dex +10
 Luck +25
 Mana 10
 Str 20
Related Enchants
Name  Type, Rank  Enchants Onto  Effect(s)  Comes On/From 

Backbreaking Enchant enabled rank regardless Personalize^{[1]} (edit) 
Suffix, rank 4  Handgear  +40 MP +30 Stamina if Carpentry Rank 1 +10~15 Dex if Cooking Rank 6+ +8~15 Max Damage if Refining Rank 1 +5% Critical if Metallurgy Rank 1 +3x Repair Cost 

Immense Enchant enabled rank regardless Personalize^{[1]} (edit) 
Suffix, rank 5  Handgear, Footgear  +10 Will +10~25 Luck +6~10 Max Damage if Metallurgy Rank 1 +5x Repair Cost +1 Production Quality if Carpentry Rank 1 
 ↑ ^{1.0} ^{1.1} Note: Once an item is personalized by an enchant, the personalization is permanent, even if the personalizing enchant is later overwritten by another enchant.