Cactus Pickaxe

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Cactus Pickaxe
Auto-swing
Stack digit 1.png
Cactus Pickaxe inventory icon
Statistics
Pickaxe icon.png 35%   Hammer icon.png 0%   Axe icon.png 0%
Type Tool
Damage 5 (Melee)
Knockback 2 (Very Weak)
Use time 22 (Fast)
Tool speed 15
Rarity Rarity Level: 0
Sell 4 Silver Coin
Internal Item ID: 882

The Cactus Pickaxe is an early-game pickaxe that has the same power (35%) as the Copper and Tin Pickaxes, which is the lowest in the game, and shares the +1 range advantage over the Copper Pickaxe. Like other low-tier pickaxes, it can mine blocks and ores weaker than Meteorite (which can be mined with a Tungsten Pickaxe or better), and seems to have an almost identical mining time to that of its copper counterpart. This pickaxe differs from all other early-game pickaxes, though, as it is made entirely from Cactus, and is crafted at a Work Bench rather than an Anvil, meaning the player can craft it before even venturing underground. It can also function as a decent weapon early in the game as it deals 5 damage, 1 higher than the Copper Pickaxe.

Its best Modifier is Light for harvesting purposes, and Legendary for combat purposes.

Crafting[edit | edit source]

Recipe[edit | edit source]

Crafting Station
Work Bench.png Work Bench
Ingredient(s) Amount
Cactus.png Cactus 15
Result
Cactus Pickaxe.png Cactus Pickaxe 1

History[edit | edit source]

  • 1.2: Introduced.
Cactus
 
Cactus.png Cactus • Cactus Wall.png Wall

Cactus Pickaxe.png Pickaxe • Cactus Sword.png Sword • Swiftness Potion.png Swiftness Potion • Thorns Potion.png Thorns Potion • Cactus Breastplate.png Armor

Cactus Platform.png Platform • Cactus Chair.png Chair • Cactus Table.png Table • Cactus Work Bench.png Work Bench • Cactus Bed.png Bed • Cactus Dresser.png Dresser • Cactus Sofa.png Sofa • Cactus Chest.png Chest • Cactus Bookcase.png Bookcase

Cactus Clock.png Clock • Cactus Piano.png Piano • Cactus Door.png Door • Cactus Bathtub.png Bathtub • Cactus Chandelier.png Chandelier • Cactus Candelabra.png Candelabra • Cactus Candle.png Candle • Cactus Lamp.png Lamp • Cactus Lantern.png Lantern
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