Some uses that people have come up with:
- marking locations for raids
- smoke bomb the Flag Rooms in the Warsong Gulch battleground
- props for floor shows and fashion shows
Purple Smoke Flares are crafted by Engineers with a skill level of 335.
The is a world drop, making it much rarer than the and the . Thus the Purple Smoke Flare is rarer than the and the , because fewer engineers have the recipe, and unlike the other smoke flares, the Purple Smoke Flare cannot be purchased from a vendor. The Purple Smoke Flare schematic does not bind, and can be bought and sold at the Auction House.
The Purple Smoke Flare item does not bind, and can be also bought and sold at the Auction House.
The Smoke Flares are cheap recipes for increasing engineering skill from 335, however, the White Smoke Flare is the cheapest, lacking a dye, and the White Smoke Flare schematic is the most readily available.
- Smoke Flares for other varieties:
- Other "Flare"s