Stab weapons

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Stab weapons are weapons that deal stab-based damage. These weapons are more likely to deal damage to monsters with a specific weakness to stab attacks.

Weapons[edit | edit source]

Primary[edit | edit source]

The majority of attack styles associated with the following weapon types are stab-based.

Banners[edit | edit source]

Category: BannerCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Banner.pngLungeStabAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
SwipeSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
PoundCrushControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
BlockStabDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Banner (Arrav)Banner (Jogre)Bronze fist flagSaradomin banner
Banner (Asgarnia)Banner (Kandarin)Clan vexillumShattered banner
Banner (Dorgeshuun)Banner (Misthalin)Cutthroat flagTrailblazer banner
Banner (Dragon)Banner (Money)Gilded smile flagTreasure flag
Banner (Fairy)Banner (Saradomin)Green bannerTwisted banner
Banner (Guthix)Banner (Skull)Lucky shot flagZamorak banner
Banner (HAM)Banner (Varrock)Phasmatys flag
Banner (Horse)Banner (Zamorak)Protest banner

Pickaxes[edit | edit source]

Category: PickaxeCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Pickaxe.pngSpikeStabAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
ImpaleStabAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
SmashCrushAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
BlockStabDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
3rd age pickaxeCrystal pickaxe (The Gauntlet)Infernal pickaxeRune pickaxe
Adamant pickaxeDragon pickaxeInfernal pickaxe (or)Rune pickaxe (nz)
Black pickaxeDragon pickaxe (or)Iron pickaxeSteel pickaxe
Bronze pickaxeDragon pickaxe (or) (Trailblazer)Iron pickaxe (nz)Trailblazer pickaxe
Corrupted pickaxeDragon pickaxe (upgraded)Mithril pickaxe
Crystal pickaxeGilded pickaxeMithril pickaxe (nz)

Polearms[edit | edit source]

Category: PolearmCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Polearm.pngJabStabControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
SwipeSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
FendStabDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Adamant halberdCorrupted halberd (perfected)Crystal halberd (i)Rune halberd
Black halberdCrystal halberdCrystal halberd (perfected)Spear (Last Man Standing)
Bronze halberdCrystal halberd (attuned)Dragon halberdSteel halberd
Corrupted halberd (attuned)Crystal halberd (basic)Iron halberdWhite halberd
Corrupted halberd (basic)Crystal halberd (historical)Mithril halberd

Spears[edit | edit source]

Category: SpearCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Spear.pngLungeStabControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
SwipeSlashControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
PoundCrushControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
BlockStabDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Adamant hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Dragon hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Leaf-bladed spearSteel hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)
Adamant spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Dragon hunter lanceMagic butterfly netSteel spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)
Anger spearDragon spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Merfolk tridentVesta's spear
Black spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Gilded hastaMithril hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Zamorakian hasta
Bone spearGilded spearMithril spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Zamorakian spear
Bronze hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Guthan's warspear Noose wand
Bronze spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Iron hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Rune hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)
Butterfly netIron spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Rune spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)

Stabbing swords[edit | edit source]

Category: Stab SwordCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Stab Sword.pngStabStabAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
LungeStabAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
SlashSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
BlockStabDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Abyssal dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Crystal harpoon (The Gauntlet)Holy ghrazi rapierRapier
Adamant dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Dark daggerInfernal harpoon Rune dagger (p) (p+) (p++)
Adamant swordDragon dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Infernal harpoon (or) Rune sword
Anger swordDragon dagger (Last Man Standing)Iron dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Spork
Barb-tail harpoonDragon harpoonIron swordSteel dagger (p) (p+) (p++)
Black dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Dragon harpoon (or)Keris (p) (p+) (p++)Steel sword
Black swordDragon swordKiller's knife Swift blade
Bone dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Dual saiKitchen knifeToktz-xil-ak
Bronze dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Egg whiskLeaf-bladed swordTrailblazer harpoon
Bronze swordGhrazi rapierMagic secateursTraining sword
CattleprodGhrazi rapier (Last Man Standing)Magic secateurs (nz)White dagger (p) (p+) (p++)
Corrupted harpoonGhrazi rapier (beta)Mithril dagger (p) (p+) (p++)
Crystal harpoon Glowing daggerMithril sword

Secondary[edit | edit source]

The following weapon types have at least one stab-based attack style.

Bladed staves[edit | edit source]

Category: Bladed StaffCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Bladed Staff.pngJabStabAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
SwipeSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
FendCrushDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
SpellMagicDefensive AutocastMagic, Defence, and HitpointsNone
SpellMagicAutocastMagic and HitpointsNone
Staff of balanceStaff of the deadToxic staff of the dead
Staff of lightStaff of the dead (Last Man Standing)

Claws[edit | edit source]

Category: ClawCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Claw.pngChopSlashAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
SlashSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
LungeStabControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
BlockSlashDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Adamant clawsBronze clawsIron clawsWhite claws
Beach boxing glovesDragon clawsMithril claws
Black clawsDragon claws (Last Man Standing)Rune claws
Boxing glovesDragon claws (or)Steel claws

Slashing swords[edit | edit source]

Category: Slash SwordCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Slash Sword.pngChopSlashAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
SlashSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
LungeStabControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
BlockSlashDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Adamant longswordCleaverGilded scimitarRed topaz machete
Adamant scimitarDarklightGranite longswordRuby sickle (b)
Amy's sawDecorative sword (gold)Harry's cutlassRune longsword
ArclightDecorative sword (red)Iron longswordRune scimitar
Black longswordDecorative sword (white)Iron scimitarRune scimitar (guthix)
Black scimitarDragon longswordIron sickleRune scimitar (saradomin)
Blade of saeldorDragon scimitarJade macheteRune scimitar (zamorak)
Blade of saeldor (c)Dragon scimitar (or)KatanaSilver sickle
Blisterwood sickleEmerald sickle (b)Lucky cutlassSilver sickle (b)
Blurite swordEnchanted emerald sickle (b)MacheteSilverlight
Brine sabreEnchanted ruby sickle (b)Mithril longswordSkewer
Bronze longswordExcaliburMithril scimitar
Bronze scimitarFremennik bladeOpal machete

Spiked weapons[edit | edit source]

Category: SpikedCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Spiked.pngPoundCrushAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
PummelCrushAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
SpikeStabControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
BlockCrushDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Adamant caneBlack maceMithril maceTrailblazer cane
Adamant maceBronze maceRune caneTwisted cane
Ancient maceDragon maceRune maceVerac's flail
Anger maceInquisitor's maceSarachnis cudgelViggora's chainmace
Barrelchest anchorInquisitor's mace (beta)Shattered caneWhite mace
Black caneIron maceSteel mace

Equipment[edit | edit source]

Equipment with a positive stab bonus include:

Rings[edit | edit source]

Capes[edit | edit source]

Amulets[edit | edit source]

Gloves[edit | edit source]

Helmets[edit | edit source]

Best Stab attack bonus[edit | edit source]

Slot Item Stab bonus Notes
Head Fighter hat.pngFighter hat +5
Neck slot.png Amulet of torture.pngAmulet of torture +15 The Amulet of glory gives a +10 bonus, but is significantly cheaper. The amulet of torture requires 75 Hitpoints to wear.
Body Bandos chestplate.pngBandos chestplate +0 Any will work as armour does not provide stab bonus, but Bandos chestplate gives Strength bonus.
Legs Bandos tassets.pngBandos tassets +0 Any will work as armour does not provide stab bonus, but Bandos tassets gives Strength bonus.
Feet Boots of brimstone.pngBoots of brimstone +3 Slayer 44 , Defence 70 , Magic 70 , and Ranged 70 to equip.
Cape slot.png Ardougne cloak 4.pngArdougne cloak 4 +6 Requires completion of the Elite Ardougne achievement diaries.
Shield Avernic defender.pngAvernic defender +30 Attack 70 and Defence 70 to equip.
Hands Ferocious gloves.pngFerocious gloves +16 Requires Attack 80 and Defence 80 to equip and the completion of Dragon Slayer II.
Ring Treasonous ring (i).pngTreasonous ring (i) +8 The Treasonous ring initially gives +4 stab bonus. However, players can imbue their ring via Nightmare Zone to double the ring's bonuses to +8.
Weapon slot.png Ghrazi rapier.pngGhrazi rapier +94 Requires Attack 80 to equip.
TOTAL +176

Best Stab defence bonus[edit | edit source]

Slot Item Stab bonus Notes
Head Justiciar faceguard.pngJusticiar faceguard +63 Requires Defence 75 to be worn.
Neck Amulet of fury.pngAmulet of fury +15
Body Justiciar chestguard.pngJusticiar chestguard +130 Requires Defence 75 to be worn.
Legs Justiciar legguards.pngJusticiar legguards +92 Requires Defence 75 to be worn.
Feet Guardian boots.pngGuardian boots +32 Requires Defence 75 to wear.
Cape Infernal cape.pngInfernal cape +12 Requires completion of the Inferno.
Shield Dragonfire shield.pngDragonfire shield +75 Requires Defence 75 to equip.
Hands Barrows gloves.pngBarrows gloves +12 Barrows gloves may take a while to get as it requires completion of Recipe for Disaster, along with a minimum of 175 Quest points.
Ring Ring of suffering (i).pngRing of suffering (i) +20 The Ring of suffering initially gives +10 Defence bonus. However, players can imbue their ring via Nightmare Zone to double the ring's bonuses to +20. Requires Hitpoints 75 to wear.
Weapon slot.png Zamorakian hasta.pngZamorakian hasta +13 Requires Attack 70 to equip. The Zamorakian spear has the same bonuses, but is two-handed. The hasta requires Barbarian Training and Tai Bwo Wannai Trio.
2h slot.png Dinh's bulwark.pngDinh's bulwark +145 Requires Attack 75 and Defence to equip.
TOTAL +521 +464 if using the Zamorakian hasta and Dragonfire shield

See also[edit | edit source]