This lovely guide to companion crafting is my reference for everything. However I wanted to know just the best crits, so I made a list of just that.
Critical Crafting Skills:
- Artifice: None.
- Synthweaving: Jedi Knight, Sith Warrior & Exploration Droid Sensor (+5)
- Armstech: Smuggler (+5) & Hunter Droid Sensor (+2)
- Armormech: Trooper (+5)
- Cybertech: Engineering Droid Sensor (+5)
- Biochem: Jedi Knight (+5)
Critical Gathering Skills:
- Archeology: Sith Inquisitor (+5)
- Scavenging: Trooper (+5)
- Bioanalysis: Smuggler, Sith Warrior, & Bounty Hunter (+2)
- Treasure Hunting: Sith Warrior (+5) & Scout Droid Sensor (+2)
- Investigation: Smuggler & Sith Warrior (+2)
- Underworld Trading: Sith Inquisitor, Imperial Agent & Security Droid Sensor (+2)
- Diplomacy: Imperial Agent (+5) & Medical Droid Sensor (+2)
- Slicing: Jedi Knight, Sith Inquisitor, & Imperial Agent (+2)
Per Class Gathering Crits:
- Agent: Diplomacy (+5), Underworld Trading & Slicing (+2)
- Bounty Hunter: Bioanalysis & Treasure Hunting (+2)
- Consular: Diplomacy (+2)
- Inquisitor: Archeology (+5), Underworld Trading & Slicing (+2)
- Knight: Slicing (+2)
- Smuggler: Bioanalysis & Investigation (+2)
- Trooper: Scavenging (+5), Diplomacy (+2)
- Warrior: Treasure Hunting (+5), Bioanalysis & Investigation (+2)
- Medical Droid Sensor: +2 Diplomacy Critical
- Scout Droid Sensor: +2 Treasure Hunting Critical
- Security Droid Sensor: +2 Underworld Trading Critical
The droid looks pretty cool, and makes it possible for some classes to have better optimization in crafting.
Hope others find this little list handy too!