In Minecraft, the one and only use of Axe is cutting wooden items easily and faster. However in some cases, you can use this as a weapon too but as a weapon, it won’t be that effective like other weapon effects such as sword, bow & arrow, trident, etc.
All over, Axe is one of the most often used items in Minecraft that mostly allows you to chop wooden items faster. Today in this article I am gonna tell about how to make an axe in Minecraft with all the essential things that you should know about Axe.
Fact: An Axe can be a handier weapon if you use it against those opponents who have a shield with them.
How to make an axe in Minecraft
To create an axe all you have to do is open a crafting table. After that, you have to just put two planks inside of the crafting table one by one in a column to get sticks. Now then you have sticks and planks with you so just put two planks one by one in a row from the left side.
Then put one plank in the second row’s first box and put a stick in the second empty box. Now the last and final put a stick in the middlebox of the third row’s. After doing these, you will get your axe on the right side.
Required Materials to make a Wooden Axe
Just like other items here you will also need some materials such as:
- Crafting Table
- Planks or cobblestone
How to make a crafting table in Minecraft
Creating a crafting table is one of the easiest works in Minecraft and you can make a crafting table too so easily. All you have to do is put four planks in the crafting menu one by one and boom you can see that the crafting table appeared on the right side.
How to get planks in Minecraft
To get planks first all you have to do is go to any nearby tree. After going to any nearby tree you have to hit the tree continuously until you get a wooden block from it.
After that, you have to just put the wooden block inside of the crafting table to get planks. you can also look at the image that I gave below.
How to get Cobblestone in Minecraft
The easiest way to get cobblestone in Minecraft is by finding blocks of stones in Minecraft. After finding blocks of stones you will have to start digging.
Note: By digging with a Pickaxe instead of a hand you will be able to save a lot of time.
You will need to continue to dig until the block breaks and a smaller block of cobblestone finally appears. The block of cobblestone will float on the ground.
After that, all you have to do is walk around the area where cobblestones are floating to pick them.
How to get Sticks in Minecraft
If you were able to make planks then making sticks will be easy for you. Cause to make sticks you will have to put two planks in the crafting menu or table one by one in a column. After that, you will see that your sticks appeared on the right side.
How to craft an axe in Minecraft (step by step)
1. Open the Crafting Table
To create an axe first all you have to do is open the crafting table, and there you will see a 3×3 crafting grid.
2. Add Items to make a Wooden Axe
Now all you have to do is put the sticks and planks in the 3×3 crafting grid or crafting table. However, before putting them on the crafting table you have to make sure that you put all the items in the exact pattern as the image below.
The pattern: You have to place two planks one by one in the first row from the left side. After that, you have to place 1 wood plank and one stick in the second row (just like before you have to start placing them from the left side).
In the third row, 1 stick should be in the middlebox.
You can also use cobblestone instead of plants so that you can make an axe with better density. If you didn’t understand yet then don’t worry just look at the image that I gave below.
3. Move the Wooden Axe to Inventory
Now then you are all done, so now all you have to do is take the axe in your inventory.
Attack Damage and Durability of Axe in Minecraft
Just like other items such as Pickaxe, sword, an axe has also different variations and each of the variations has its own damages and durability.
Note: If you wanna make the highest damage axe then you should go with Netherite Axe and on the other hand the Lowest Damage Axe is Wooden axe and Golden Axe.
For your kind information let me tell you durability indicates that how much or long the axe will last while using. So that means the higher the durability number, the longer the axe will last.
Enchantments for Wooden Axe
In Minecraft there are many enchantments are available but there are some specific enchantments that can only be done for wooden axe such as…
|Bane of Arthropods||With this enchantment, you can Increase attack damage against arthropods.|
|Curse of Vanishing||This will allow you to disappear any cursed item after dying.|
|Efficiency||It will boost your mining time|
|Fortune||Increases block drops from mining|
|Mending||Uses XP to mend your tools, weapons and armour|
|Sharpness||Increases attack damage dealt with mobs|
|Silk Touch||Mines blocks themselves (fragile items)|
|Smite||Increases attack damage against undead mobs|
|Unbreaking||It will increase the durability of your axe|
FAQs about how to make axe in Minecraft
—> How many blocks can a wooden axe break?
Without any enchantments, a normal wooden axe’s durability is 59. So it means you can easily break 59 blocks by using a simple wooden axe.
—> Are axes better than swords in Minecraft?
They do more damage than swords, and a wooden axe does as much damage as a diamond sword. … an attack with an axe would take twice the durability damage.
Like swords, they need an evil to enchant with weapon-based spells. Colddown for an axe is longer than a sword.
—> How do you use the axe command in Minecraft?
To know properly you should watch this video for better clearance.