Can lanterns be refilled?

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Can lanterns be refilled?

Post by Sajen » May 15th, 2010, 7:11 am

I bought a lantern and its a good upgrade from the torch, brighter light and over a wider area, but it ran out of oil. Can it be replenished and if so how?

I tried repairing it but that doesn't work. If it's useless after running out of oil then its a spendy item for only being a one time use and not worth it.

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Re: Can lanterns be refilled?

Post by dundonalddub » May 15th, 2010, 8:32 am

You have to buy lamp oil and wicks and use them in your potions maker.
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Re: Can lanterns be refilled?

Post by iamrichard » May 15th, 2010, 11:56 am

Sajen wrote:I bought a lantern and its a good upgrade from the torch, brighter light and over a wider area, but it ran out of oil. Can it be replenished and if so how?

I tried repairing it but that doesn't work. If it's useless after running out of oil then its a spendy item for only being a one time use and not worth it.
use oil as an alchemy with lamp and wicks
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Re: Can lanterns be refilled?

Post by Dragonlady » May 15th, 2010, 1:57 pm

Humm, that's odd, when I camped lamp was refilled. Blacksmiths can 'repair' lanterns for a small fee (less than bottle of oil and a wick) AND if you have repair skill you somehow can refill your empty lantern while camping. I figured you found some oily plant and squeezed the life/oil out of it. :roll: At least it does for me as I run the pre-release Mac version I used during beta testing.
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Re: Can lanterns be refilled?

Post by CrazyBernie » May 15th, 2010, 2:19 pm

Dragonlady wrote:Humm, that's odd, when I camped lamp was refilled. Blacksmiths can 'repair' lanterns for a small fee (less than bottle of oil and a wick) AND if you have repair skill you somehow can refill your empty lantern while camping. I figured you found some oily plant and squeezed the life/oil out of it. :roll: At least it does for me as I run the pre-release Mac version I used during beta testing.
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Re: Can lanterns be refilled?

Post by Sajen » May 15th, 2010, 3:03 pm

Hopefully I can do this without having the alchemy skill? I have enough skills to worry about training up as it is...

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Re: Can lanterns be refilled?

Post by CrazyBernie » May 15th, 2010, 3:34 pm

No alchemy knowledge is required

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Re: Can lanterns be refilled?

Post by SK36 » July 7th, 2017, 11:05 am

Whenever i try to mix the lantern with lamp oil and a wick it explodes and say be careful what you mix...... dose not matter what order i do it in..... really annoying....
EDIT Oh this is for book 2, iam playing book 3 ^^; ....

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