Cactus Pickaxe

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Cactus Pickaxe
  • Cactus Pickaxe item spriteold Cactus Pickaxe item sprite
Stack digit 1.png
  • Pickaxe mask.png 35%
  • Hammer mask.png 0%
  • Axe mask.png 0%
Damage4 / 5 (Melee)
Knockback2 (Very weak)
Critical chance4%
Use time25 (Fast) /
23 (Fast)
Tool speed16 / 15
RarityRarity level: 0
Research1 required

The Cactus Pickaxe is an early-game pickaxe. It has the same pickaxe power as the Copper and Tin Pickaxes, but is slightly slower in terms of mining speed. Like other low-tier pickaxes, it can only mine blocks and ores weaker than Meteorite (which requires a pickaxe with at least 50% pickaxe power, e.g. a Tungsten Pickaxe).

Its best modifier is Legendary. While Light may seem to provide a better speed boost by percentages, rounding reveals that Legendary and Light mine at equal speeds for this tool.



ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Cactus PickaxeCactus PickaxeWork BenchWork Bench


  • The Cactus Pickaxe does not require ores or an Anvil to craft, which means that it can be obtained even before venturing underground.


  • Desktop
    • Use time increased from 23 to 25.
    • Tool speed increased from 15 to 16.
    • Damage decreased from 5 to 4.