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There are many slash weapons in Old School RuneScape. These type of weapons deal a great amount of damage to monsters that are weak to this type of attack.

Many weapons use the Slash combat style, as seen below.

Axes

Claws

Daggers

Swords

Longswords

Scimitars

Battleaxes

2h swords

Halberds

Other

Best Slash attack bonus

Slot Item Slash bonus Notes
Head Warrior helm.png Warrior helm +5 Requires 45 Defence icon.png and completion of The Fremennik Trials.The fighter hat from Barbarian Assault gives the same slash attack bonus, increases stab and crush attack, and also requires 45 Defence icon.png, but has lower Defence bonuses.
Neck slot.png Amulet of torture.png Amulet of torture +15 The Amulet of glory gives a +10 bonus, but is significantly cheaper. Requires 75 Hitpoints to wear.
Body Bandos chestplate.png Bandos chestplate +0 Any will work as armour does not provide slash bonus, but Bandos chestplate gives Strength bonus.
Legs Bandos tassets.png Bandos tassets +0 Any will work as armour does not provide slash bonus, but Bandos tassets gives Strength bonus.
Feet Primordial boots.png Primordial boots +2 Requires 75 Strength icon.png and 75 Defence icon.png to wear.
Cape slot.png Infernal cape.png Infernal cape +4 Requires completion of the Inferno.
Shield Avernic defender.png Avernic defender +29 70 Attack icon.png and 70 Defence icon.png to wield.
Hands Barrows gloves.png Barrows 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 Warrior ring (i).png Warrior ring (i) +8 The Warrior ring initially gives +4 slash bonus. However, players can imbue their ring via Nightmare Zone to double the ring's bonuses to +8.
Weapon slot.png Abyssal tentacle.png Abyssal tentacle +90 Requires 75 Attack icon.png to equip.
2h slot.png Bandos godsword.png Bandos godsword +132 All of the godswords provide the same slash attack bonus. Requires 75 Attack icon.pngto equip.
TOTAL +178 +165 if using an Abyssal tentacle and Avernic defender.

Best Slash defence bonus

Slot Item Slash bonus Notes
Head Justiciar faceguard.png Justiciar faceguard +63 Requires 75 Defence icon.png to be worn.
Neck Amulet of fury.png Amulet of fury +15
Body Justiciar chestguard.png Justiciar chestguard +130 Requires 75 Defence icon.png to be worn.
Legs Justiciar legguards.png Justiciar legguards +92 Requires 75 Defence icon.png to be worn.
Feet Guardian boots.png Guardian boots +32 Requires 75 Defence icon.png to wear.
Cape Infernal cape.png Infernal cape +12 Requires completion of the Inferno.
Shield Dragonfire shield.png Dragonfire shield +75 Requires 75 Defence icon.png to equip.
Hands Barrows gloves.png Barrows 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).png Ring 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 75 Hitpoints icon.png to wear.
Weapon slot.png Zamorakian hasta.png Zamorakian hasta +13 Requires 70 Attack icon.png 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.png Dinh's bulwark +145 Requires 75 Attack icon.png and Defence icon.png to equip.
TOTAL +521 +464 if using the Zamorakian hasta and Dragonfire shield
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