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Iron Pickaxe

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Iron Pickaxe
Auto-swing
Stack digit 1.png
Iron Pickaxe inventory icon
Statistics
Pickaxe icon.png 40%   Hammer icon.png 0%   Axe icon.png 0%
Type Tool
Damage 5 (Melee)
Knockback 2 (Very Weak)
Use time 19 (Very Fast)
Tool speed 13
Rarity Rarity Level: 0
Buy 20 Silver Coin Mobile only.png
Sell  4 Silver Coin
Internal Item ID: 1

The Iron Pickaxe is an early-game pickaxe that is stronger than the Copper and Tin Pickaxes, and slightly weaker than the alternate ore version, the Lead Pickaxe. Like other low-tier pickaxes, it can mine blocks and ores weaker than Meteorite (which can be mined with a Gold Pickaxe or better). On the Mobile only.pngMobile version, it can be purchased from the Merchant for 20 Silver Coin.

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

Crafting[edit | edit source]

Recipe[edit | edit source]

Crafting Station
Iron Anvil.png Iron Anvil /
Lead Anvil.png Lead Anvil
Ingredient(s) Amount
Iron Bar.png Iron Bar 12
Wood.png Wood 3
Result
Iron Pickaxe.png Iron Pickaxe 1

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Iron and Lead Pickaxes only require 3 Wood to craft, unlike the rest of the early-game pickaxes which all require 4 Wood.
  • This item may be the very first item in the game, judging by the item ID.

History[edit | edit source]

Iron and Lead
 
Iron: Iron Ore.png Ore • Iron Bar.png Bar • Iron Crate.png Crate • Iron Fence.png Fence • Iron Anvil.png Anvil • Iron Door.png Door • Iron Pickaxe.png Pickaxe • Iron Axe.png Axe • Iron Hammer.png Hammer • Iron Shortsword.png Shortsword • Iron Broadsword.png Broadsword • Iron Bow.png Bow • Iron armor.png Armor (Ancient Iron Helmet.png Ancient Helmet)

Lead: Lead Ore.png Ore • Lead Bar.png Bar • Lead Fence.png Fence • Lead Anvil.png Anvil • Lead Door.png Door • Lead Pickaxe.png Pickaxe • Lead Axe.png Axe • Lead Hammer.png Hammer • Lead Shortsword.png Shortsword • Lead Broadsword.png Broadsword • Lead Bow.png Bow • Lead armor.png Armor

Chain.png Chain • Minecart Track.png Minecart Track • Outlet Pump.png Pump • Sawmill.png Sawmill • Heavy Work Bench.png Heavy Work Bench Desktop only.pngConsole only.pngMobile only.png • Cooking Pot.png Cooking Pot (Cauldron.png Cauldron) • Chest.png Chest • Barrel.png Barrel • Trash Can.png Trash Can • Toilet.png Toilet • Bathtub.png Bathtub • Grandfather Clock.png Grandfather Clock

Lamp Post.png Lamp Post • Rack.png Rack Desktop only.pngConsole only.pngMobile only.png • Empty Bucket.png Bucket • Reinforced Fishing Pole.png Reinforced Fishing Pole • Flamethrower.png Flamethrower • Ironskin Potion.png Ironskin Potion

Mechanical Eye.png Mechanical Eye • Mechanical Worm.png Mechanical Worm • Mechanical Skull.png Mechanical Skull
Tools: Iron Pickaxe.png Usual Tools • Dual Hook.png Grappling Hooks • Shadow Orb (item).png Summoning Tools • Wrench.png Other Tools