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Saltpeter

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Saltpeter (also known in the real world as niter or potassium nitrate) is a white chemical powder formed from rotting dung in a tub. It is used as a fertilizer for trees, a catalyst in paint mixing, and an ingredient of gunpowder.

Source

Created from rotting 20 Dung plus 20 water in a Basic Tub, Sturdy Tub, or a Marble Tub. This results in 4 saltpeter in about 20 teppy minutes.

Use

  • Applied to Date Palms to fertilize them into producing dates.
  • Can be used to fertilize any tree from which wood has recently been harvested. Adding 1 saltpeter will half the time until tree can be harvested again.
  • One of the catalysts for mixing paint in a Pigment Laboratory.
  • One of the materials that can be used in a Wood Treatment Tank to make Treated boards
  • One of the materials that can be used in a Chemical Bath to make Treated Metal
  • Used to make Gunpowder
  • Used by Fly Tying to make Hardened Lures for Fishing
  • 200 Needed for tuition for the first degree of the Advanced Tub Design skill.

Required By

Advanced Tub Design, Fly Tying, Gunpowder, Test of Towers

Produced By

Basic Tub, Marble Tub, Sturdy Tub