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|Category||Weapons > Melee|
|Size||2 Slots (1x2)|
|Weight||425 g (0.94 lb)|
“An ice axe is a multi-purpose hiking and climbing tool used by mountaineers both in the ascent and descent of routes that involve frozen conditions with snow and/or ice. An ice axe can be held and employed in a number of different ways, depending on the terrain encountered. — In-game description
The Ice Axe is a type of weapon and piece of equipment in DayZ Standalone.
General[edit | edit source]
The Ice Axe is one of the more powerful melee weapons and can kill zombies in two hits, or one with a headshot. It can also be used to open cans of food, at the cost of durability and a portion of the food inside. This axe is also a mining tool that can be used to mine boulders for stones, and you can also use it to make a farming plot.
Uses[edit | edit source]
|Create Plot||Create a plot for planting fruits and vegetables|
|Build||Used in base building to construct a Fence or Watchtower|
|Dismantle||Used to dismantle certain player-built fortifications|
|Destroy||Used to completely destroy (return no materials) certain player-built fortifications|
|Mine Rock||Mine large rock formations to obtain stone|
|Open Can||Open canned food. Spills 40% - 70% of the food|
|Remove Restraints||Remove certain types of restraints from players|
|Dig Worms||Dig up worms to use as fishing bait|
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- The Ice Axe design is highly inspired by the Venom Ice Axe from Black Diamond Equipment.