Axes are tools used to ease the process of collecting woods, wood planks, chests and bookshelves, but are not required to gather them. They can also be used on mobs and player as a weapon, but do half a heart less damage than swords of the same material.
|Durability||Wood: 60 Uses Stone: 132 Uses Iron: 251 Uses Gold: 33 Uses Diamond: 1562 Uses|
|First Appearance||Indev 0.31 (January 29, 2010)|
|Data values||Wooden dec: 271 hex: 10F Stone dec: 275 hex: 113 Iron dec: 258 hex: 102 Gold dec: 286 hex: 11E Diamond dec: 279 hex: 117|