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Shock Absorber

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Description: An earth-based automaton attachment.
Image: Shock Absorber description.png
Functionality: ·Use "Stoneskin" 
Type: Automaton Item
Flags: Obtainable from Goblin Box
Stack size: 12
AH Listing: Auction House 16.png ➞ Others ➞ Automation "Find Shock Absorber on FFXIAH" "Find Shock Absorber on FFXIDB"
Elemental Capacity
Element: Earth
Attachment Effects
The automaton will use Stoneskin with an Earth Maneuver active.

Value of stoneskin varies based on a formula, number of maneuvers, and combat skill*. Has a duration of 3 minutes with a cooldown of 3 minutes including upon activation or zoning.

No Maneuver No effect
1 Maneuver 200 + (skill * 0.2)
2 Maneuvers 200 + (skill * 0.4)
3 Maneuvers 200 + (skill * 0.75)

*Only the highest automaton combat skill (Melee, Ranged, or Magic) is used.

Synthesis Information
Yield Craft Requirements Crystal Ingredients
  • NQ: Shock Absorber x12

Main Craft: Goldsmithing - (52)
Sub Craft(s): Smithing - (30), Alchemy - (19)
Key Item: Clockmaking


Purchased From...
NPC Name Zone Notes
Yoyoroon Nashmau - (G-6) 9,925 Gil


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