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The third schematic you acquire while graduating in the Electrical discipline.

Ingredients: Compass + Small Electrical Parts

  • Its components can be bought in Inventors' shops or, more rarely, found around some dungeon.


  • Detects non-magickal traps in the game.
  • In order to work, the Flow Specktrometer is equipped in the Shield position, and requires charges.
  • Charges are consumed continuously (about 1 charge per 10 seconds of playing time) while equipped as a shield.
  • Traps are detected based upon the Character's field of vision, so it's possible that some traps may go undetected when passing near them.
  • It also adds AC 10 while equipped.
  • Use by a Magical Character increases the chance of critical failure.

Used as a ingredient in:

  • N/A

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