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The steel pickaxe is best for breaking stone and harvesting minerals.
|Type||Manual Tool, Melee Weapon|
|Power Attack Entity Damage||52|
|Power Attack Block Damage||141|
|Explosion Range Entities|
|Explosion Range Blocks|
|Attacks per Minute||55|
|Rounds per Minute|
|Power Attack Stamina Usage|
|Damage Multiplier: Earth||0.2|
|Damage Multiplier: Metal||1|
|Damage Multiplier: Stone||1|
|Damage Multiplier: Wood||0.2|
|Durability (Min Quality)||350|
|Durability (Max Quality)||1287|
|Degradation per Use||1|
|Butcher Damage Multiplier|
|Butcher Resource Multiplier|
|Vehicle Sprint Speed|
|Stamina Regen Reduction|
|Effect on Fullness|
|Effect on Hydration|
|Effect on Stamina|
|Effect on Health|
|Effect on Max Health|
|Buff Chance (%)|
|Dysentery Chance (%)|
|Repaired Using||Repair Kit|
|Electrical Power Required|
|Time to grow|
Description[edit | edit source]
The Steel Pickaxe is a Tool that can be used to mine stone and ore, harvesting resources in the process. It can also serve as an effective melee Weapon if needed.
Uses[edit | edit source]
As a Tool[edit | edit source]
When using the Steel Pickaxe as a tool, the following actions can be performed:
- Harvesting. Using the primary click (default left mouse button) will swing the Steel Pickaxe, hitting any item or block that is targeted by the crosshairs and within range. This will allow you to mine blocks, harvesting Resources with each use. Pickaxes are the most effective tools for stone and metal based objects. They are good for Mining hard earth-based blocks such as Stone and resource veins, as well as breaking brick and metal based blocks such as Flagstone Blocks, Metal Doors and Iron Bars. Pickaxes are also the most effective tools for harvesting Small Stone from the brick Pallets found in various POIs. Additionally, pickaxes are good for mining Gravel to get Crushed Sand and Small Stone.
As a Weapon[edit | edit source]
- When used in combat, the Steel Pickaxe is an effective, short range Melee weapon. Due to lack of perk influence on this tool, it only gets the basic damage and dismember chance bonus from Strength attribute.
Crafting[edit | edit source]
Repair[edit | edit source]
The Durability of the Steel Pickaxe deteriorates with each use. When its Durability reaches zero, it becomes unusable until repaired. Repairing the Steel Pickaxe requires 1 Repair Kit. Repairing restores its Durability back to Max Durability.
Scrapping[edit | edit source]
The Steel Pickaxe can be scrapped, yielding Steel Tool Parts.