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Read this Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH) guide on the Axe. Including how to get axe, axe recipe, how to chop trees, how to get gold axe, axe durability, and more!!!

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Axe - Recipe List

Axe DIY Recipe List

Item Description
Flimsy axe [DIY]
- tree branch x 5
- stone x 1
- 800 Bells
Stone axe [DIY]
- Flimsy axe x 1
- wood x 3
Axe [DIY]
- Flimsy axe x 1
- wood x 3
- iron nugget x 1
Golden Axe Break 100 axes in total
→ Learn How To Get Golden Axe
Check Out How To DIY Craft!

How To Get Flimsy Axe

Recipe Unlocks After Giving Tom Nook Bugs & Fish

Recipe Unlocks After Giving Tom Nook Bugs & Fish
No. Procedure
1 Craft Flimsy fishing rod & Flimsy net
2 Catch fish & bugs then give them to Tom Nook to unlock axe DIY recipe

You'll first need to craft the Flimsy fishing rod & Flimsy net then give Tom Nook the bugs and fish he asks of you. Once that's done, you'll unlock the DIY recipes for the axe.

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How To Get Stone Axe

Purchase DIY Recipes With Nook Miles

Purchase DIY Recipes With Nook Miles

The Stone axe DIY recipe is part of the "Pretty Good Tools Recipes" bundle that you can redeem with your Nook Miles. This bundle costs 3,000 Nook Miles so be sure to have enough.

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How To Get Axe

Part Of "Pretty Good Tools Recipes" Bundle

The Axe DIY recipe also comes with the same bundle as the Stone axe. This DIY recipe requires more crafting materials so make sure you have them before crafting.

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Use To Chop Trees

Unlike lower tier axes, the Axe can fully cut down trees. By the third strike of the Axe, the trunk of the tree will fall down, leaving behind its stump.

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How To Get Gold Axe

Break 100 Axes To Get DIY Recipe

Break 100 Axes To Get DIY Recipe

To get the Golden axe, you need to break 100 axes in your game. When you do, you'll learn the recipe for the Golden axe.

Check Out How To Get Golden Axe Here!

How To Get Chop Trees

Equip An Axe

Equip An Axe

Before you can chop down trees, make sure you have an Axe equipped. You can't cut down trees with a Flimsy axe or a Stone axe. It has to be a regular Axe.

Swing Three Times To Chop Down Trees

Swing Three Times To Chop Down Trees

Swing your Axe 3 times with the A button to make wood drop from the tree and to chop it down. You only need to swing 3 times to chop trees.

Leaves You With Stump

Leaves You With Stump

When you've swung your Axe 3 times, you'll be left with a 3 pieces of any type of wood and a tree stump. You can use your shovel to uproot the tree stump and clear the ground of the hole where the tree was.

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