How to Make a Netherite Axe in Minecraft

The axe is one of the most basic and ubiquitous mining equipment in the Minecraft game, and you’ll quickly understand how helpful it is once you start digging. You can use this instrument to mine a variety of ores, as well as excavate tunnels, tear down walls, and much more.

The netherite axe is the most durable axe with the attack damage of +10 when used as a weapon. In this tutorial, we’ll go through how to make an netherite axe and all the materials that you will need in the process.

Required Materials to Make the Netherite Axe

Netherite axe can be made by utilizing two main items, the first one is the nether ingot whereas the second one is the diamond axe.

How to Make a Netherite Ingot

You can’t make the netherite ingot without going into the nether world as you can find all the required items from there. To go there you need to make a nether portal and for that, we have prepared a detailed guide on that. Now after understanding the method of reaching the nether world the next thing that you need is to get the diamond axe. The reason is that the blocks of ancient debris that are necessary to make the netherite ingot can only be mined with the diamond axe and its recipe are mentioned in the image below.

How to find the Ancient Debris: After reaching the nether world you need to find the blocks of ancient debris that are mostly found at the value of the Y coordinate of -14 or close to this. If you are not familiar with this block then you can get the basic idea by looking at the image below. Now you need to find this block and mine at least 4 of this ancient debris.

How to Make a Netherite Scrap: You need to place the ancient debris inside a furnace with fuel that will give you a netherite scrap which is the first main item of making the netherite axe. If you are unaware of the furnace then you can make it by placing 8 cobblestones on the crafting table.

How to Make the Gold Ingots: The second item is the 4 gold ingots for which you need to mine the golden ore. You can easily find the golden ore inside the nether world by exploring this biome from Y = 0 to 31 whereas you can mine it using an iron axe or a higher one.

How to Make a Netherite Ingot: As you have collected the required items, now you can make a netherite ingot by placing these two items on the crafting table as shown below.

How to Make a Diamond Axe

For a diamond axe, you will need 3 diamonds that can be easily mined with the iron axe. The second item is 2 sticks whereas 2 wooden planks will give you 4 of that.

How to Make a Netherite Axe

The main two items that are needed to make a netherite Axe are the netherite ingot and the diamond axe that you have already made in the previous sections. Now you need another tool with the name of the smithing table that will be used to combine these two items and in return, you will get the netherite axe. To make a smithing table, you will need 2 iron ingots and 4 wooden planks and after that, you need to follow the below-mentioned recipe.

After making it you need to place a diamond axe on the first slot from the left side and the netherite ingot on the second slot that will give you a netherite axe.


The axe is one of the most fundamental and common mining tools in the Minecraft game, and as you start digging, you’ll immediately realize how useful it is. This tool can be used to mine a variety of ores, as well as excavate tunnels, break walls, and much more.

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