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Fire Salts are dropped by flame atronachs.
50 guaranteed samples found in 30 different locations. Locations with multiple samples are:
- 3 in Hjerim (Windhelm)
- 3 in the Midden (Winterhold)
- 3 in the Mortar and Pestle (Dawnstar)
- 3 in Nightcaller Temple (The Pale)
- 2 in Proudspire Manor (Solitude)
- 3 in Septimus Signus's Outpost (Winterhold)
- 3 in Sunderstone Gorge (Falkreath Hold)
- 1 in Arcadia's Cauldron (Whiterun)
- 2 in Forelhost Stronghold (The Rift)
- 2 in the Hall of Countenance (College of Winterhold)
- 2 in High Gate Ruins (The Pale)
- 2 in Honeyside (Riften)
- 2 inside Labyrinthian Chasm (Hjaalmarch)
- 2 in Thaumaturgist's Hut (Morthal)
- 2 in Vlindrel Hall (Markarth)
It is categorized as a rare ingredient, meaning that most apothecary merchants have a 21% chance of carrying 1-4 samples. In addition, it may be randomly found only in rare-type apothecary's satchels. Other possible locations for already-harvested samples include:
- Stoking the Flames: Find 10 fire salts to restore Balimund's forge.
- 10 samples are needed for this quest.
- Fire salts are needed at the Atronach Forge to create various flame atronach-related items, namely: a hostile flame atronach, a Scroll of Conjure Flame Atronach, a Staff of the Flame Atronach, or a Spell Tome: Conjure Flame Atronach.
- (DG) Once certain schematics are discovered during the Ancient Technology quest, one pinch of Fire salts is required for crafting a lot of ten of the Exploding Steel Bolt of Fire as well as for creating a lot of ten of the Exploding Dwarven Bolt of Fire at the Gunmar's Forge.