A broken pipe releases clouds of steam into the corridor, making the air heavy with damp. Despite the humidity, the metal remains shiny and untarnished. Dwarven metal neither dulls or rusts. Although it looks like bronze, it is not made of the same material. Despite the best efforts of all the blacksmiths in Tamriel, nobody can replicate the formula for creating such a metal. It seems that the secret to producing Dwarven metal is lost together with the disappearance of the Dwemers.