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Steel studs detail

Steel studs can be made by using a steel bar and hammer on an anvil with level 36 Smithing, giving 37.5 Smithing experience. With the appropriate Crafting level, steel studs can then be used on soft leather armour to create studded leather armour.

A player will need one set of steel studs for each piece of studded armour that they create.


Steel studs Steel studs
Smithing-Make-X GE icon
37.5 XP-588
Smithing Smithing level36
P2P icon Members onlyNo
Steel barSteel bar1700700

Studded itemsEdit

Studs can be added to several pieces of soft leather armour with the appropriate Crafting level to make studded leather armour.

Level Item Experience GE Price Profit/loss
41 Studded body 40 1,262 400
42 Studded leather gloves 40 383 -341
43 Studded leather boots 40 423 -356
44 Studded chaps 42 1,253 246
45 Studded leather shield 43 684 -27


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Drop sourcesEdit

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Source Combat level Quantity Rarity
Giant skeleton (Tarn's Lair)846Unknown
H.A.M. Guard301Rare
H.A.M. MemberN/A1Uncommon
New Varrock guard 56; 901Rare
New Varrock guard captain1041Uncommon

Steel studs can also be obtained by pickpocketing H.A.M. members.