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Make Leather
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Level 83
Spellbook Lunar
Type Skilling
Experience 87
Runes 2Astral rune2Body rune2Fire rune
Quest Lunar Diplomacy
Lectern None
Make leather
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Make Leather is a lunar spell unlocked by training at the Livid Farm. It costs 250,000 produce points to unlock (roughly 26 hours of Livid Farm). When used it tans 5 hides of any kind. This a great way to make money while training magic, although the time and effort required to unlock the spell may seem unappealing to some. Using Make Leather, a player can easily gain over 75,000 Magic experience, and make significant profit depending on the cost of the hides that they are tanning, as it is possible to cast the spell 850 – 900 times per hour. However, other methods that require a similar magic level are faster experience (such as String Jewellery).

The Make Leather spell cannot be used to turn yak-hides into cured yak-hides.

With the use of the spell Borrowed Power or Spellbook Swap (for High Level Alchemy) one can stay at the dragons for as long as desired and train the Crafting skill.


2Body rune2Fire rune2Astral rune878
Combo runes
2Body rune2Astral rune2Lava rune2,038
2Body rune2Astral rune2Smoke rune1,924
2Body rune2Astral rune2Steam rune2,014
2Body rune2Astral runeSteam battlestaff634
2Body rune2Astral runeLava battlestaff634
2Body rune2Astral runeStaff of fire634

Money making using Make LeatherEdit

Make leather money making guides
Method Profit Skill Experience
Tanning black dragonhide with Make Leather 946,000 83 Magic 87,000 Magic
Tanning blue dragonhide with Make Leather 1,436,000 83 Magic 87,000 Magic
Tanning green dragonhide with Make Leather 1,266,000 83 Magic 87,000 Magic
Tanning red dragonhide with Make Leather 136,000 83 Magic 87,000 Magic
Tanning royal dragonhide with Make Leather 1,366,000 83 Magic 87,000 Magic

Cost analysisEdit

Assuming a fire staff is used.

Hide Cost Leather Cost Make Leather profit (per 5) Normal tanning profit (per 5)
Cowhide Cowhide 222 Leather Leather 322 -134 500
Cowhide Cowhide 222 Hard leather Hard leather 341 -39 580
Snake hide Snake hide (Tai Bwo Wannai Cleanup) 4,193 Snakeskin Snakeskin 1,936 -11,919 -11,360
Snake hide (swamp) Snake hide (Temple Trekking) 1,822 Snakeskin Snakeskin 1,936 -64 470
Green dragonhide Green dragonhide 2,435 Green dragon leather Green dragon leather 2,815 1,266 1,800
Blue dragonhide Blue dragonhide 3,006 Blue dragon leather Blue dragon leather 3,420 1,436 1,970
Red dragonhide Red dragonhide 4,409 Red dragon leather Red dragon leather 4,563 136 670
Black dragonhide Black dragonhide 4,169 Black dragon leather Black dragon leather 4,485 946 1,480
Royal dragonhide Royal dragonhide 5,396 Royal dragon leather Royal dragon leather 5,796 1,366 1,900

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