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

Ecto: 1603 - 1775 (1508 after tax)
Dust: 956 - 987 (838 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-111 per ecto-1.066 per luck1552 dust sale - buy ecto for 1603 - 61 salvage
Have Ecto, (sell Ecto vs. salvage Ecto and sell Dust)-17 per ecto-0.1685 per luck1552 dust sale - 1508 ecto sale - 61 salvage
(Buy Ecto and salvage Ecto vs. buy Dust), use Dust104 per ecto0.9962 per luckbuy dust for 1768 - buy ecto for 1603 - 61 salvage
Have Ecto, (sell Ecto and buy Dust vs. salvage Ecto), use Dust198 per ecto1.894 per luckbuy dust for 1768 - 1508 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

183105147
Long Bow1.84 Wood Logs
150330191266
Scepter1.18 Wood Logs
95210121169
Short Bow1.49 Wood Logs
121266154215
Staff1.54 Wood Logs
125275159222
Trident1.5 Wood Logs
122268155216
Torch1.1 Wood Logs

196113158

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
147199155109
Hammer0.79 Wood Logs / 0.79 Ore90189267203153
Harpoon Gun0.83 Wood Logs / 0.79 Ore91193275207159
Mace0.6 Wood Logs / 0.62 Ore
146205156117
Pistol0.61 Wood Logs / 0.62 Ore
147207157118
Rifle0.82 Wood Logs / 0.76 Ore
187268201156
Shield0.56 Wood Logs / 0.54 Ore
130185140107
Spear0.85 Wood Logs / 0.83 Ore96201285216164

Metal WeaponsSalvaged MaterialsCopper 1-23Iron 19-33Iron 34-53Platinum 49-62Mithril 54-80
Dagger1.03 Ore90162163157
Greatsword1.61 Ore143255257247
Sword1.15 Ore101181183175
Warhorn1.41 Ore125223225216

Heavy ArmorSalvaged MaterialsCopper 1-23Iron 19-33Iron 34-53Platinum 49-62Mithril 54-80
Helm1.35 Ore119213215207
Shoulder1.08 Ore95170171165
Coat1.88 Ore16829930128995
Gloves1.18 Ore104186188180
Leggings1.1 Ore97173175168
Boots1.17 Ore103184186179

Medium ArmorSalvaged MaterialsRawhide 1-20Thin 16-35Coarse 31-50Rugged 46-63Thick 58-80
Helm1.8 Leather Sections124322221461318
Shoulder1.78 Leather Sections123318219456314
Coat2.45 Leather Sections170439302629434
Gloves1.82 Leather Sections125325224466321
Leggings1.69 Leather Sections116302208433298
Boots1.81 Leather Sections125323223464319
Back Item1.7 Leather Sections117304209435300

Light ArmorSalvaged MaterialsJute 1-20Wool 16-33Cotton 31-50Linen 44-63Silk 58-80
Helm1.81 Cloth Scraps160334276403
Shoulder1.95 Cloth Scraps173361298434
Coat3.03 Cloth Scraps271562465677
Gloves1.79 Cloth Scraps158331273398
Leggings2.1 Cloth Scraps186389321468
Boots2.01 Cloth Scraps178372307448

TrinketsSalvaged MaterialsCopper 1-20Silver 25-35Gold 40-50Platinum 55-65Mithril 70-80
Accessory1.58 Ore112
95242
Amulet1.61 Ore114
97247
Ring1.66 Ore118
100255

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.