What is Uncommon Timber in Lost Ark?
Uncommon Timber is a special type of Timber in Lost Ark that’s typically used as materials for upgrading your ships. There are multiple types of Timber in Lost Ark and their use cases differ from one variant to the other.
Unlike regular Timber, which you can acquire from Logging, Uncommon Timber can only be acquired from the Traveling Merchant Ship Tea and Libra Guild Vessel, or through some Trade Merchants in your Stronghold.
Where to get Uncommon Timber in Lost Ark
You can get Uncommon Timber from the Tea and Libra Guild Vessels and Trade Merchants that visit your character’s Stronghold in Lost Ark.
The Tea and Libra Vessel can typically be found docked next to ports in Lost Ark. Sail toward the NPC vessel and interact with it by pressing ‘G’ on your keyboard. You will need Pirate Coins to purchase Uncommon Timber from the Tea and Libra Merchant. Uncommon Timber costs 375 Pirate Coins.
The Trade Merchant in your Stronghold can sometimes have Uncommon Timber for sale but you will need to pay Seals to purchase Uncommon Timber from them. In addition, not all Trade Merchants will have Uncommon Timber for sale. And even when a specific Trade Merchant carried Uncommon Timber previously, they might not have Uncommon Timber the next time you encounter them.
How to use Uncommon Timber in Lost Ark?
Uncommon Timber’s main purpose is to serve as upgrade material for your ships in Lost Ark. Fortunately, getting Uncommon Timber is pretty easy given you have the Pirate Coins required to purchase them from the Tea and Libra Guild Vessels
You will use around 190 Uncommon Timber as you upgrade your ship to the max level (11) in-game. If you’re looking to purchase Uncommon Timber exclusively from the Tea and Libra Guild Vessels NPC, you will need around 71,250 Pirate Coins in total.
Best Ship in Lost Ark
The Estoque is the best Ship you can get in-game thanks to its decent all-around performance and exceptional resistance to most sea conditions in Lost Ark.
The Estoque isn’t the fastest Ship in the game, but you can rely on its all-around performance to complete most sea-based content in the game. If you’re not too particular about Ship Speed or looks, the Estoque will be the best ship to upgrade using all the Uncommon Timber you have acquired from the Tea and Libra Guild Vessels and Trade Merchants.
Uncommon Timber isn’t too hard to come by in Lost Ark, but you will be spending a considerable amount of Pirate Coins if you’re looking to upgrade your ship to max level in Lost Ark.