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Buffing Guide


Often times in Anarchy Online you will find yourself requiring a buff from someone to either get on a new weapon, equip an implant or symbiant or make use of a new piece of armor. Particularly as a new player it might be hard to figure out which buffs can help you in your task. The goal of this guide is to have a complete listing of all these nano buffs, as well as which of them are stackable.

Note: None of the buffs listed are so-called "self-only" buffs.
Buffs in the same Nanoline do not stack with each other.
FPable indicates whether or not agents can cast it under False Profession
All buffs below stack with Expertises and Attribute Boosts


Abilities


Strength

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Mongo's Troll
Enforcer
+10 Strength
1 NCU
151
Yes
-


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Essence of Vitality
Enforcer
+5 Strength
5 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Might
Enforcer
+8 Strength
8 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Boundless Health
Enforcer
+11 Strength
11 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Mongo's Golem
Enforcer
+15 Strength
5 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Cyclops
Enforcer
+17 Strength
17 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Mongo's Cyclops
Enforcer
+20 Strength
29 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Gargantua
Enforcer
+22 Strength
38 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Colossus
Enforcer
+24 Strength
41 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Mongo's Titan
Enforcer
+25 Strength
44 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Behemoth
Enforcer
+27 Strength
47 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Improved Essence of Behemoth
Enforcer
+54 Strength
56 NCU
151
No
Level 215

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Prodigious Strength
Enforcer
+40 Strength
42 NCU
156
Yes
-

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Muscle Booster
Martial Artist
+25 Strength
22 NCU
156
Yes
-

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Iron Circle
Doctor
+20 Strength
26 NCU
156
Yes
-

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Muscle Stim
Martial Artist
+12 Strength
7 NCU
156
Yes
-

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Enlarge
Doctor
+10 Strength
12 NCU
156
Yes
-





Stamina

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Mongo's Troll
Enforcer
+3 Stamina
2 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Vitality
Enforcer
+5 Stamina
5 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Might
Enforcer
+8 Stamina
8 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Boundless Health
Enforcer
+11 Stamina
11 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Mongo's Golem
Enforcer
+15 Stamina
5 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Cyclops
Enforcer
+17 Stamina
17 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Mongo's Cyclops
Enforcer
+20 Stamina
29 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Gargantua
Enforcer
+22 Stamina
38 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Colossus
Enforcer
+24 Stamina
41 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Mongo's Titan
Enforcer
+25 Stamina
44 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Essence of Behemoth
Enforcer
+27 Stamina
47 NCU
151
Yes
-

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Mongo's Titan
Enforcer
+54 Stamina
56 NCU
151
No
Level 215

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Iron Circle
Doctor
+20 Stamina
26 NCU
156
Yes
-

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Enlarge
Doctor
+10 Stamina
12 NCU
156
Yes
-




Agility

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Feline Grace
Agent
+25 Agility
17 NCU
195
-
-




Sense

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Enhanced Senses
Agent
+15 Sense
9 NCU
192
-
-




Intelligence

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Neuronal Stimulator
Nano Technician, Bureaucrat, Metaphysicist
+23 Intelligence
7 NCU
576
No
Shadowlands




Psychic

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Neuronal Stimulator
Nano Technician, Bureaucrat, Metaphysicist
+23 Psychic
7 NCU
576
No
Shadowlands



Weapon Skills


The Wrangle


Most buffs only modifies one or two weapon skills. The wrangles on the other hand increases all weapon and nano skills (Note: Only weapon skills, not specials.) making it one of the most sought after buffs in game. It is short in duration (3 minutes) and debuffs the trader casting it for the same duration (the Shadowlands Umbral Wrangler is an aura and refreshes continuously without debuffing the trader). So rather than include the Wrangles in all the weapon skills listings, the different wrangles and which weapons it buffs will be listed here.

Skills buffed by The Wrangle:
Heavy Weapons
1h Blunt
2h Blunt
1h Edged
2h Edged
Melee Energy
Piercing
Martial Arts
Grenade
Ranged Energy
Bow
Pistol
Rifle
MG/SMG
Shotgun
Assault Rifle
Sharp Objects
Biological Metamorphosis
Sensory Improvement
Psychological Modification
Material Metamorphosis
Space Time
Material Creation

Note: How much Umbral Wrangles buff depends on how many perks, if any, the trader has in Distill Life.

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Single Wrangles

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Team Wrangles

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Umbral Wrangles

Name

Skill Buff

NCU

Name

Skill Buff
NCU


Name

Skill Buff

NCU

Lvl Req

Weak
3
3
Weak
10
6
Patchy
18 - 24
6
-

Patchy
9
5
Patchy
18
9
Minor
40 - 46
14
25

Minor
13
7
Minor
24
12
Commonplace
62 - 68
20
50

Commonplace
22
11
Commonplace
32
15
Lesser
82 - 88
26
75

Lesser
37
17
Lossy
40
19
Umbral Wrangler
94 - 100
32
100

Inferior
46
22
Lesser
50
24
Major
106 - 112
37
125

Skill Wrangler
56
26
Team Skill Wrangler
62
29
Advanced
117 - 123
43
145

Major
65
30
Major
71
33
Superior
125 - 131
47
165

Advanced
74
35
Advanced
82
38
Greater
132 - 138
50
185


Superior
85
39
Superior
93
43
Exceptional
140 - 146
51
195

Greater
99
46
Greater
102
47
Premium
147 - 153
53
205

Sophisticated
106
48
Sophisticated
109
49
Superb
112
50
Exceptional
118
52
Exceptional
121
54
Premium
132
58
Premium
131
58


1 Handed Blunt

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Thug's Delight
Enforcer
+14 1hb
1 NCU
179
Yes
-

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Headcracker
Enforcer
+46 1hb
10 NCU
180
Yes
-

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Brutal Thug
Enforcer
+87 1hb
24 NCU
180
Yes
-



2 Handed Blunt

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Headcracker
Enforcer
+46 2hb
10 NCU
180
Yes
-

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Brutal Thug
Enforcer
+87 2hb
24 NCU
180
Yes
-



Assault Rifle

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Assault Rifle Mastery
Soldier
+60 Assault Rifle
16 NCU
212
Yes
-



Aimed Shot

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Sniper's Bliss
Agent
+15 Aimed Shot
14 NCU
194
-
-

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Eagle Eye
Adventurer
+20 Aimed Shot
24 NCU
191
Yes
-

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Take the Shot
Agent
+130 Aimed Shot
47 NCU
198
-
-



Burst

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

Image
Minor Suppressor
Fixer
+7 Burst
1 NCU
253
Yes
-

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Riot Control
Soldier
+110 Burst
39 NCU
214
Yes
-



Brawl

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Dirty Fighter
Martial Artist
+45 Brawl
11 NCU
154
Yes
-



Fling Shot

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Offensive Steamroller
Soldier
+30 Fling Shot
48 NCU
152
Yes
-

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Ballad of Smoke
Advy
+3 Fling Shot
13 NCU
199
Yes
-

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Ballad of the Desperado
Advy
+9 Fling Shot
27 NCU
199
Yes
-

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Ballad of the Pistolero
Advy
+17 Fling Shot
37 NCU
199
Yes
-

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Ballad of the Plains Wanderer
Advy
+25 Fling Shot
44 NCU
199
Yes
-



Martial Arts

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Lesser Controlled Rage
Martial Artist
+12 Martial Arts
1 NCU
246
Yes
-

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Martial Arts Mastery
Martial Artist
+60 Martial Arts
16 NCU
209
Yes
-


MG/SMG

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

Image
Minor Suppressor
Fixer
+8 MG/SMG
1 NCU
253
Yes
-



Pistol

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Gunslinger
Bureaucrat
+20 Pistol
5 NCU
199
Yes
-

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Skilled Gunslinger
Bureaucrat
+45 Pistol
8 NCU
199
No
-

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Greater Gunslinger
Bureaucrat
+60 Pistol
10 NCU
199
No
-

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Pistol Mastery
Soldier, Bureaucrat, Doctor, Engineer, MetaPhysicist
+40 Pistol
8 NCU
199
Yes
-

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Extreme Prejudice
Engineer
+120 Pistol
43 NCU
207
Yes
-

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Ballad of Smoke
Adventurer
+40 Pistol
13 NCU
199
Yes
-

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Ballad of the Desperado
Adventurer
+65 Pistol
27 NCU
199
Yes
-

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Ballad of the Pistolero
Adventurer
+87 Pistol
37 NCU
199
Yes
-

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Ballad of the Plains Wanderer
Adventurer
+100 Pistol
44 NCU
199
Yes
-


Grenade

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Extreme Prejudice
Engineer
+120 Grenade
43 NCU
207
Yes
-



Riposte

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Return Attack
Martial Artist
+50 Riposte
45 NCU
155
Yes
-



Rifle

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

Image
Sniper's Bliss
Agent
+50 Rifle
14 NCU
194
-
-

Image
Rifle Mastery
Soldier
+50 Rifle
12 NCU
194
Yes
-

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Unexpected Attack
Agent
+120 Rifle
42 NCU
194
-
-



Sneak Attack

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Unexpected Attack
Agent
+30 Sneak Attack
42 NCU
194
-
-

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Back Pain
Fixer
+64 Sneak Attack
18 NCU
208
Yes
-



Nanoskills


Note: Meta-Physicists can buff all nano skills both individually which require no level lock or as "composites" that buff all nanoskills at once, and require level locks.

MP Buffs stack with expertises as well as Trader wrangles.

Single Teachings


Single Nanoskills do not require Shadowlands, but can be taxing on NCU at as the level of the buff increases.


Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

FPable

Target Req

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Teachings of Biological Metamorphose
MetaPhysicist
+25 Biological Metamorphose
6 NCU
Yes
-

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Teachings of Material Metamorphose
MetaPhysicist
+25 Material Metamorphose
6 NCU
Yes
-

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Teachings of Sensory Improvement
MetaPhysicist
+25 Sensory Improvement
6 NCU
Yes
-

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Teachings of Psychological Modification
MetaPhysicist
+25 Psychological Modification
6 NCU
Yes
-

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Teachings of Time and Space
MetaPhysicist
+25 Time and Space
6 NCU
Yes
-

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Teachings of Material Creation
MetaPhysicist
+25 Material Creation
6 NCU
Yes
-


Single Masteries

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

FPable

Target Req

Image
BioMet Mastery
MetaPhysicist
+50 Biological Metamorphose
12 NCU
Yes
-

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MatMet Mastery
MetaPhysicist
+50 Material Metamorphose
12 NCU
Yes
-

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Sense Imp Mastery
MetaPhysicist
+50 Sensory Improvement
12 NCU
Yes
-

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PsyMod Mastery
MetaPhysicist
+50 Psychological Modification
12 NCU
Yes
-

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SpaceTime Mastery
MetaPhysicist
+50 Time and Space
12 NCU
Yes
-

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MatCrea Mastery
MetaPhysicist
+50 Material Creation
12 NCU
Yes
-


Single Infuses

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

FPable

Target Req

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Infuse With Knowledge: Biological Metamorphose
MetaPhysicist
+90 Biological Metamorphose
38 NCU
Yes
-

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Infuse With Knowledge: Material Metamorphose
MetaPhysicist
+90 Material Metamorphose
38 NCU
Yes
-

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Infuse With Knowledge: Sensory Improvement
MetaPhysicist
+90 Sensory Improvement
38 NCU
Yes
-

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Infuse With Knowledge: Psychological Modification
MetaPhysicist
+90 Psychological Modification
38 NCU
Yes
-

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Infuse With Knowledge: Time and Space
MetaPhysicist
+90 Time and Space
38 NCU
Yes
-

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Infuse With Knowledge: Material Creation
MetaPhysicist
+90 Material Creation
38 NCU
Yes
-


Single Mochams

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

FPable

Target Req

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Mocham's Gift: BioMet
MetaPhysicist
+140 Biological Metamorphose
51 NCU
Yes
-

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Mocham's Gift: MatMet
MetaPhysicist
+140 Material Metamorphose
51 NCU
Yes
-

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Mocham's Gift: SenseImp
MetaPhysicist
+140 Sensory Improvement
51 NCU
Yes
-

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Mocham's Gift: PsyMod
MetaPhysicist
+140 Psychological Modification
51 NCU
Yes
-

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Mocham's Gift: SpaceTime
MetaPhysicist
+140 Time and Space
51 NCU
Yes
-

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Mocham's Gift: MatCrea
MetaPhysicist
+140 Material Creation
51 NCU
Yes
-


Composites


Note: Composites contain all the Nanoskills in one. Both caster and target has to have the Shadowlands expansion for Composites.

Icon

Name

Effect

Duration

NCU

Caster Req

Target Req

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Composite Teachings
+25
4 Hours
6 NCU
Level 25
Level 15

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Composite Mastery
+50
4 Hours
13 NCU
Level 50
Level 40

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Composite Infuse With Knowledge
+90
4 Hours
25 NCU
Level 100
Level 90

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Composite Mochams (1 hour)
+140
1 Hour
48 NCU
Level 190
Level 175

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Composite Mochams (2 hours)
+140
2 Hours
51 NCU
Level 205
Level 201

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Composite Mochams (4 hours)
+140
4 Hours
54 NCU
Level 215
Level 205

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Composite Mochams (8 hours)
+140
8 Hours
55 NCU
Level 219
Level 209



Tradeskills


Engineers and Traders also each have a line of buffs that can increase Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Field Quantum Physics, Pharmaceuticals, and Weapon Smithing. Trader buffs do not stack with engineer buffs. (Note that Chemistry and Psychology are missing from this list.)

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Individual Buffs

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

FPable

Target Req

Apprentice
Trader
+40
8 - 11 NCU
Yes
-

Journeyman
Trader
+80
25 - 27 NCU
Yes
-

Knowledge
Engineer
+80
19 - 22 NCU
No
Level 65 - 80 & Shadowlands

Maestro
Trader
+125
47 - 48 NCU
Yes
-

Mastery
Engineer
+125
32 - 35 NCU
No
Level 120 - 130 & Shadowlands


As for Chemistry, there are two buffs. Both these buffs also happen to increase pharmaceuticals skill as well.

Chemistry and Pharmceuticals

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

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Chemical Concoction
Agent
+50
20 NCU
196
-
-

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Philosopher's Stone
Engineer
+62
17 NCU
196
Yes
-


For Breaking and Entering you have the following buffs

Breaking and Entering

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

Image
Cracker's Luck
Fixer
+23
5 NCU
171
Yes
-

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Crowbar Subtlety
Engineer
+32
7 NCU
206
Yes
-

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Stack the Odds
Fixer
+70
22 NCU
171
Yes
-

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Karma Harvest
Fixer
+130
47 NCU
171
Yes
-


Finally, Bureaucrats have a small psychology buff.

Psychology

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

Image
Authority Figure
Bureaucrat
+50 Psychology
14 NCU
200
Yes
-



Misc


Note: Not all Perception Buffs are Target castable and are self only, and some have level requirements.

Perception

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

Image
Blood Makes Noise
Fixer
+240 Perception
48 NCU
191
Yes
-

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Ballad of the Plains Wanderer
Adventurer
+20 Perception
44 NCU
199
Yes
-

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Eagle Eye
Adventurer
+240 Perception
48 NCU
191
Yes
-

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Playful Cub
Adventurer
+619 Perception at level 200
15 NCU
191
Yes
-

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Form of Cerberus
Adventurer
+800 Perception at level 200
57 NCU
191
No
-



Treatment

Icon

Name

Profession

Effect

NCU

Nanoline

FPable

Target Req

Image
Specialist Treatment
Doctor
+35 Treatment
11 NCU
190
Yes
-

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Robust Treatment
Adventurer
+60 Treatment
42 NCU
190
Yes
-

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Superior First Aid
Doctor
+80 Treatment
37 NCU
190
Yes
-


Last updated on 11.16.2019 by Cariadast
Written by Quilluck
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