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Journal Category Tradeskill
Journal Level 100 (Tier 11)
Journal Difficulty Solo
Starting Zone Maldura more
How to Start Speak to Charles Q Tinkersmith in the Warsmith's Lifeblood38, -8, -179 ) Copy EQ2MAP POI
part of: Terrors of Thalumbra Crafting Timeline
Preceded by:
You Only Test Twice
Followed by:
Fuels Are Forever

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Charles Q Tinkersmith continues his attempts to establish a special research branch for gnemlin research. Unfortunately, all his prototypes were left behind when his research lab was overtaken by the immolated, He's asked me to go in and retrieve some prototype eyepieces and spare lenses.


  1. Find some spare lenses
    1. Go to the door at the south side of the Sublevel Access Antechamber-106, 2, 46 ) Copy within Maldura.
    2. Zone into Maldura: Algorithm For Destruction (Heroic).
      • Note: This can be done solo if you are careful, you won't need to fight.
    3. Click the Box of Lenses ( -86, 14, 199 ) Copy
    4. Click 3 A Dead Assistant on the steps nearby.
      • The assistants appear in random spots. Some possible locations include:
        • 5, 24, 137 ) Copy
        • -34, 10, 159 ) Copy
        • -106, 5, 113 ) Copy
        • -115, 1, 106 ) Copy
  2. Bring the lenses and prototypes back to Charles Q Tinkersmith in Maldura.