Minecraft Pick Axe Tool is a much-used tool that come in different colors. The tool is renewable yet not stackable. This is another useful tool like Minecraft Shovel Tool.
Minecraft Pick Axe Recipe:
The Axe can be crafted using sticks and any tool material. With the sticks, wood planks, cobble stones, Iron, Gold Ingot or Diamonds are used to craft an axe. Other than that, two damaged axes and 5% additional durability can also be used to craft this tool. Naturally, wooden axes can be found in 75% of bonus chests and stone axes in 25% of them. The enchanted diamond and Iron pickaxes can be found in 13 4% of the End City chests. Villagers also sell iron pickaxes for 11 emeralds and diamond pickaxes for 12 to 15 emeralds.
Pickaxes are used to break blocks and other metal materials. When used to break a block, they use 1 durability. If the block can be easily broken, they use 0 durability. Depending on the material of the axe, they have different uses. Golden pickaxes have 33 uses, wooden ones have 60 uses and stone pickaxes have 132 uses. Diamond pickaxes have the most uses i.e. 1562 with iron pickaxes just behind them with 251 uses.
Pickaxes are used to harvest ores and different types harvest at different speeds. A green background is indication of the ability of that particular pickaxe to harvest that ore. They can also be used as weapons and use 2 durability when used to attack. Moreover, they can be used as fuel in furnaces.
Also see: Flint and Steel Tool
Pickaxes can get enchantments like Unbreaking, Efficiency and Curse of Vanishing.
Achievement and Advancement:
The achievements and advancements are related to:
- Making a new pickaxe
- Upgrading the Pickaxe
- Mining with new pickaxe
All kinds or axes were added by January, 2010. Now, all axes are available in the Creative inventory. The gold are iron axes can be smelted and axes make a sound when mining. The Stone Pickaxes are now officially a Minecraft merchandise.
The pickaxes appear smaller in hand and there are also issues with mining speeds. Tool smiths are selling the pickaxes at wrong prices and no ores drop when Gold Pickaxe is used.