Rune axe
Rune axe
Release date 27 February 2002 (Update)
Members only? No
Quest item? No
Tradeable? Yes
Equipable? Yes
Stackable? No
High Alch 7,680 coins
Low Alch 5,120 coins
Destroy Drop
Store price 40,960 coins
Exchange price 7,345 coins (info)
Buy limit 40
Weight 1 kg
A powerful axe.
Rune axe detail

The rune axe is the fourth best axe, next to the dragon axe, 3rd age axe and Infernal axe. It can be used in combat or in Woodcutting to cut trees. Players can make a rune axe with the Smithing skill at level 86 using 1 runite bar, giving the player 75 Smithing experience.

Rune axes are purchasable from Perry's Chop-chop Shop located within the Woodcutting Guild in Great Kourend. It can also be obtained as a monster drop, as well as a common reward from Hard Treasure Trails.

Players must have an Attack level of 40 to wield a rune axe as a weapon and a Woodcutting level of 41 to use a rune axe to chop down trees.

Hover over image for type Rune axe equipped
Attack-icon Attack bonus
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
-2 +26 +24 +0 +0
Defence-icon Defence bonus
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
+0 +1 +0 +0 +0
Melee Other bonuses Slot
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon MagicDamage-icon Prayer-icon

Weapon slotlist

+29 0 0% +0
Monster attack speed 5

CombatStyles axe Combat style Type Experience
Chop Slash Attack and Hitpoints
Hack Crush Strength and Hitpoints
Smash Slash Strength and Hitpoints
Block Slash Defence and Hitpoints

Dropping monstersEdit

Monster Combat level Quantity Rarity
Skeletal Wyvern 140 1 3; Uncommon
Lava dragon 252 1 3; Uncommon
Dagannoth Rex 303 1 3; Uncommon
Kurask 106 1 3; Uncommon
Ancient Zygomite 109 1 3; Uncommon
Tree spirit 14; 29; 49; 79; 120; 159 1 4; Rare
Steel dragon 246 1 4; Rare