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EverQuest 2 Quest Information
Journal Category Commonlands  (AA)
Journal Level 20 (Tier 3)
Journal Difficulty Solo
Starting Zone The Commonlands more
How to Start Speak with Heron Cogcarrier near the docks at ( -1056, -146, -634 ) /waypoint -1056, -146, -634.
part of: The 999 Year Old Port Timeline
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Getting the Smarmy Sprocket Underway!
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  1. Use the MAL to find the treasure. Keep in mind the following:
    • The treasure is found in a random location (anywhere in the zone). If you're in a group, each person will be heading to different treasure locations.
    • The MAL gives you two basic readings: Directional Color and Distance Strength
      • Directional Color:
        • Red = directly behind you
        • Orange = somewhere behind you
        • Yellow = somewhere in front of you
        • Green = straight in front of you
      • Distance Strength (in order from near to far):
        • Faint, Dim, Dull, Bright, Blinding
    • When you're standing right on top of the treasure the MAL will glow with a blinding greenish hue. At this point use the MPMDD to dig up the treasure.
    • Sometimes even a single step in a different direction can change how the MAL glows. If you think you're really close to the treasure and then suddenly seem to be far away, try stepping backwards a number of steps and use the MAL again. It takes a little bit of tweaking to find the treasure.
  2. Return to Heron Cogcarrier.


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