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A bronze bar is a bar of metal, refined through the Smithing skill by smelting copper ore and tin ore in a furnace together, granting 6.2 Smithing experience.

A bronze bar can be forged on an anvil to create bronze weapons and armour, granting 12.5 Smithing experience per bar used. A list of bronze items that can be smithed from bronze bars and the Smithing levels required can be found on the Smithing tables.


Bronze bar.png Bronze bar
Smithing level Smithing 1
Used with Anvil, Furnace
Experience (per bar)
Smithing 12.5 XP
Equipment 0.975 XP
Experience (per ore)
Smelting 6.2 XP
Equipment 0.483 XP

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Bronze bar.png Bronze bar
Smithing-Make-X GE icon.png
6.2 XP-929
Smithing Smithing level1
P2P icon.png Members onlyNo
Copper ore.pngCopper ore1337337
Tin ore.pngTin ore1116116
Total price453

Cost analysis

Assuming all materials are purchased on the Grand Exchange, the cost to produce a bronze bar is 453 coins. As a bronze bar is currently worth 929 coins, each bar represents a profit of 476 coins. If using Superheat Item along with a staff of fire, smelting a bronze bar produces a profit of 71 coins.

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Drop sources

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Source Combat level Quantity Rarity
Bronze dragon865Always
Corpse archer181Common
Dragith Nurn261Common
Dwarf9; 14; 39; 441Common
Goblin statue701Common
Ogre statue751Common
Ork statue711Common
Ourg statue791Common
Rockslug42; 491Common
Skeleton (Lumbridge Catacombs)151Common
Warped bat161Common
Warped rat121Common
Warped fly71Rare
Barbarian28; 301Uncommon
Black Guard42; 471Uncommon
Corpse Spider41Uncommon
Corpse mage211Uncommon
Crawling corpse torso91Uncommon
Skeletal miner491Uncommon
Skeleton15; 16; 32; 43; 46; 47; 49; 51; 53; 54; 58; 701Uncommon
Spirit implingN/A6Unknown
Imp51Very rare


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  • Noted bronze bars can occasionally be found inside barrels throughout RuneScape.