T16H Trinket Combinations – Affliction (UPDATED)

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Actually underrates Bindings and Black Black of Y’shaarj a little bit because the generic profile is reforged to a Haste breakpoint while both Bindings and Black Blood give Haste.
And here’s the profile, if anyone wants to doublecheck:

warlock=genericafflictionwarlock
level=90
race=blood_elf
role=spell
spec=affliction
professions=Alchemy=600/Enchanting=600
talents=000010
glyphs=unstable_affliction

legs=leggings_of_furious_flame,id=105516,stats=2540armor_2515int_4013sta_1730haste_1659mastery,gems=160hit_160mastery_160hit_160mastery_120int,enchant=285int_165crit
shoulders=shoulderpads_of_dou_dou_chong,id=105441,stats=2177armor_1827int_2981sta_988hit_1396mastery,gems=160hit_160mastery_160hit_160mastery_120int,enchant=200int_100crit,reforge=hit_haste
wrists=avools_ancestral_bracers,id=105591,stats=1270armor_1490int_2236sta_1009haste_969mastery,enchant=180int
off_hand=revelations_of_yshaarj,id=105650,stats=1410int_2236sta_929haste_969mastery,gems=160exp_160mastery_60int,enchant=165int
finger1=iyyokuks_hereditary_seal,id=105628,stats=1490int_2236sta_920hit_1038mastery,enchant=160int,reforge=hit_haste
finger2=signet_of_the_dinomancers,id=105606,stats=1410int_2236sta_944haste_953mastery,gems=160exp_160mastery_60haste,enchant=160int
feet=boneinlaid_sandals,id=105493,stats=1996armor_1907int_2981sta_1297haste_1260mastery,gems=320mastery_60hit,enchant=140mastery
chest=robes_of_the_tendered_heart,id=105440,stats=2903armor_2435int_4013sta_1235hit_1913haste,gems=80int_160mastery_320mastery_160hit_160mastery_180int,enchant=80all,reforge=hit_mastery
back=xingho_breath_of_yulon,id=102246,stats=1555armor_1855int_2902sta_991crit_991haste_991mastery,gems=80int_160mastery_60int,enchant=lightweave_embroidery_3,reforge=crit_hit
main_hand=immaculately_preserved_wand,id=105594,stats=1066int_1720sta_736crit_15321sp_705mastery,gems=160exp_160mastery_60int,enchant=jade_spirit,reforge=crit_haste
waist=belt_of_ominous_trembles,id=105515,stats=1633armor_1827int_2981sta_1341hit_1082mastery,gems=80int_160mastery_160hit_160mastery_320mastery_120int,reforge=hit_haste
hands=gloves_of_the_horned_nightmare,id=99424,stats=1786armor_1720int_2820sta_1194haste_1127mastery,gems=80int_160mastery_80int_160mastery_120int,enchant=170mastery
head=hood_of_the_horned_nightmare,id=99425,stats=2322armor_2290int_3795sta_1781haste_1201mastery,gems=sinister_primal_80int_160mastery_180int
neck=untainted_guardians_chain,id=105465,stats=1490int_2236sta_944hit_1023mastery,reforge=hit_haste
trinket1=empty
trinket2=empty

default_pet=felhunter

Affliction Secondary Stats, SimCraft and Limitations

More than anything else, threads and posts on the Warlock forum on MMO-Champion are created about the value of secondary stats for Affliction and by people looking for suggestions on how to reforge or how to interpret the results given by SimulationCraft. People are perpetually puzzled by what all those numbers mean and consider them as the first source of issues when they are looking to improve their play.

This post is about how all of it is mostly meaningless.

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