Coal Ore

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Coal Ore
Coal Ore (item).svg
No Description
Item ID: 48
Category: Mining
Type: Ore
Sells For: Coins.svg 13
Item Sources:
  • Killing: Tentacle (monster).svg,Statue (monster).svg
  • Opening: Standard Chest (item).svg,Earth Chest (item).svg,Pile of Ores (item).png
  • Pickpocketing: Golbin Chief (thieving).svg
  • Mining (skill).svg Level 30
  • Firemaking (skill).svg Level 1
Item Uses:
Part of 100% Completion: Yes

Large quantities of Coal Ore are required to obtain bars through Smithing (skill).svg Smithing. This requirement can be bypassed using Superheat IV (spell).svg Superheat IV, or the Smithing Skillcape (item).svg Smithing Skillcape can be worn to require only half as much as normal.

Item Sources

Can also be made from Firemaking (skill).svg Firemaking with a 39% chance per log burnt. By equipping the Firemaking Skillcape (item).svg Firemaking Skillcape, this chance is 100% instead.

When wearing the Mining Skillcape (item).svg Mining Skillcape one additional Coal Ore will be acquired from each mining action. This additional Coal will not be affected by any effects that increase the amount of resources received.

While cooking with the Mole (item).svg Mole and Pig (item).svg Pig Summoning (skill).svg Summoning synergy, cooking Success Rate is capped at 75%. Grants 100 Coal Ore when failing to Cook Food.


Item Production
Requirements Mining (skill).svg Level 30
Base Quantity 1
Base Experience 18 XP
Base Creation Time 3s



Magic (skill).svg Magic

Spell Requirements Type Description Runes
Superheat I (spell).svg Superheat I Magic (skill).svg Level 5 Magic (skill).svg Alt. Magic Create 1 x bars using 1 x required ores. 1 Nature Rune (item).svg, 2 Earth Rune (item).svg, 2 Fire Rune (item).svg
1 Nature Rune (item).svg, 2 Lava Rune (item).svg
Superheat II (spell).svg Superheat II Magic (skill).svg Level 25 Magic (skill).svg Alt. Magic Create 2 x bars using 1 x required ores. 1 Nature Rune (item).svg, 3 Earth Rune (item).svg, 3 Fire Rune (item).svg
1 Nature Rune (item).svg, 3 Lava Rune (item).svg
Superheat III (spell).svg Superheat III Magic (skill).svg Level 64 Magic (skill).svg Alt. Magic Create 3 x bars using 1 x required ores. 1 Nature Rune (item).svg, 4 Earth Rune (item).svg, 4 Fire Rune (item).svg, 1 Spirit Rune (item).svg
1 Nature Rune (item).svg, 4 Lava Rune (item).svg, 1 Spirit Rune (item).svg
Rags to Riches II (spell).svg Rags to Riches II Magic (skill).svg Level 70 Magic (skill).svg Alt. Magic Convert Coal Ore into a random Gem. 2 Nature Rune (item).svg, 4 Water Rune (item).svg, 4 Earth Rune (item).svg, 2 Spirit Rune (item).svg
2 Nature Rune (item).svg, 4 Mud Rune (item).svg, 2 Spirit Rune (item).svg