An Iron Reinforced Club is a Melee weapon which can be found throughout the world in 7 Days to Die. It can be crafted using the correct items and is both easy to craft as well as cheap on resources. It is a fairly common weapon and reasonably easy to find. This weapon does not require any form of Ammunition. Before being destroyed it is possible to Repair it using Metal Strips. While it cannot be dismantled, it can be scrapped, melted in a Forge or used as a source of Combustible fuel.
Before unlocking or finding a Forge and its more advanced metal items, the Iron Reinforced Club is the most powerful craftable melee weapon available.
During combat, an Iron Reinforced Club is a short range weapon which can kill an average Zombie with three direct hits to the head or 10 hits or more to the body. It is more effective against one or two Zombies and will not be very effective when dealing with a group of Zombies at close quarters. It can be used more effectively against single zombies when combined with the stealth of crouching to launch a sneak attack.
Before a player can craft an Iron Reinforced Club they will need to obtain the following items:
A player can craft an Iron Reinforced Club by placing the required items into the crafting grid in the positions as shown below:
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The condition of an Iron Reinforced Club deteriorates with each use until eventually it will be destroyed, before this happens it can be repaired. This can be done using Metal Strips which will restore 10 Durability for each one used.
Below is an example merely to illustrate the items needed, as currently they can be placed into the crafting grid in any position.
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It is possible for the player to place a Iron Reinforced Club into a Forge and it will be melted down into iron. Each Iron Reinforced Club will produce 0.5 lbs of iron.
To scrap a Iron Reinforced Club, the player can place it into the crafting grid allowing them to craft Scrap Iron.
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