Stone Pickaxes are the third strongest type of Pickaxe. Stone Pickaxes have 132 uses, over double of what a Wooden Pickaxe has. Stone Pickaxes are in inexpensive to craft and have a good amount of durability making them a useful tool. Stone Pickaxes are able to mine iron, unlike wooden Pickaxes.
3 Cobblestone + 2 Sticks.