Steel pickaxe

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For this item's upgraded variants, see +1.
Steel pickaxe detail.png

A steel pickaxe is level 20 pickaxe. It requires level 20 Mining to use.

It can be made at a forge and anvil using 2 steel bars, requiring 600 progress to complete, granting a total of 150 Smithing experience. It can be upgraded to a steel pickaxe + 1 with another 2 bars.

Item Level Penetration Min damage Max damage Avg damage Bars Cumulative bars
Steel pickaxe.png: RS3 Inventory image of Steel pickaxeSteel pickaxe 20 15 10 30 20 2 2
Steel pickaxe + 1.png: RS3 Inventory image of Steel pickaxe + 1Steel pickaxe + 1 20 15 11 31 21 2 4

The steel pickaxe can be gilded by the Liquid Gold Nymph after receiving the full golden mining suit, creating the gilded steel pickaxe. It is cosmetic and gives no more bonuses than the regular pickaxe.

This pickaxe can be stored on the tool belt.

Mining[edit | edit source]

Steel pickaxe.png: RS3 Inventory image of Steel pickaxeSteel pickaxe
Mining level Mining 20
Penetration 15
Damage (per swing)
Minimum 10
Maximum 30
Average 20

Creation[edit | edit source]

Steel pickaxe.png Steel pickaxe
Smithing-Hourglass.pngMake-X GE icon.png
150 XP-Varies [recipe 1]4,998
Smithing Smithing level20
You must use a normal Anvil or Forge
F2P icon.png Free-to-play
Steel bar.pngSteel bar26521,304
  1. ^ See smithing page for details.

Store locations[edit | edit source]

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SellerLocationCostCurrencyBase stockMembers?
Bob's Brilliant AxesLumbridge3,340Coins 1000.png Coins10F2P icon.png
Nurmof's Pickaxe ShopDwarven Mines3,340Coins 1000.png Coins10F2P icon.png
Pickaxe-Is-MineKeldagrim3,340Coins 1000.png Coins10P2P icon.png

Drop sources[edit | edit source]

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Disassembly[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The steel pickaxes wielded by dwarves still use the old graphics.
  • The Mining instructor on Tutorial Island appeared to be wielding a steel pickaxe.