A Blacksmith’s Whetstone is a currency item that can be used to improve the quality of a weapon. A weapon is an item whose primary purpose is to deal damage. The weapon includes Maces, Sceptres, Axes, Swords, Bows, Claws, Daggers, Staves, Wands, and Fishing Rods.
Consuming a Blacksmith’s Whetstone improves the quality of normal items by 5%, magic items by 2%, and rare and unique items by 1%.
Right click this item then left click a weapon to apply it. Has a greater effect on lower rarity weapons. The maximum quality is 20%.
Shift-click to unstack.
Quality improves the signature stat of an item such as physical damage on weapons.
Increasing the quality of equipment also makes crafting sockets and links with Jeweller’s Orb and Orb of Fusing easier. Each 1% quality improves the result by 1%. This makes obtaining many sockets and links 20% more likely on 20% quality items.
This currency can be dropped by slain monsters, destrory chests and strongboxes.
|4× Scroll of Wisdom||1× Blacksmith’s Whetstone|
|Weapon with (40 to 69%) Increased Physical Damage x 1||
||Weapon may be any rarity, recipe always makes magic (Blue) item. The rarity and ilevel of the Rustic Sash determine the % roll: Magic (Blue) the “Heavy” mod (40-49%) and rare (Yellow) the “Serrated” mod (50-69%).|
|Weapon with (10 to 29%) Increased Spell Damage x 1||
||Weapon may be any rarity, recipe always makes magic (Blue) item. The rarity and ilevel of the Chain Belt determine the % roll: Magic (Blue) the “Apprentice’s” mod (10-19%) and rare (Yellow) the “Adept’s” mod (20-29%).|
Greust lives in The Forest Encampment in Act 2. She sells a Blacksmith’s Whetstone for 3 Armourer’s Scraps.
There is no guaranteed divination cards for Blacksmith’s Whetstone.
The Sharpened Blade is a prophecy.
Objective: Use Blacksmith’s Whetstone on any weapon.
Reward: Increases weapon’s quality to 20% with a single Blacksmith’s Whetstone.
|Glassblower’s Bauble||8× Blacksmith’s Whetstone||Act 3 (Hargan)|
|Armourer’s Scrap||1× Blacksmith’s Whetstone||Act 1 (Tarkleigh)|
Blacksmith’s Whetstone is also a useful resource for exchange other currency. Greust(The Forest Encampment, Act 2) in exchange a Glassblower’s Bauble for 8 Blacksmith’s Whetstone.
At present, one can trade 200 Blacksmith’s Whetstone for a Chaos Orb with other players.