These nasty, little hatchets slice through steel as if it were flesh.

The Twin Basolk are a pair of Damage/Heat DamageDmgHeatSmall64.png Heat-based Grineer axes.

This weapon can be sold for Credits64.png 5,000.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

This weapon deals primarily Damage/Heat DamageDmgHeatSmall64.png Heat damage.



Acquisition[edit | edit source]

The Twin Basolk's blueprint can be purchased from the Market.

Manufacturing Requirements
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64.png 35
MarketIcon.png Market Price: Platinum64.png 185 Blueprint2.svg Blueprints Price:Credits64.png15,000

Notes[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • When attacking, the weapons' discs seem to light up and spin, indicating some kind of kinetic charge is used to provide the Damage/Heat DamageDmgHeatSmall64.png Heat damage.
  • Basolk appears to be a corruption of Basalt, a type of volcanic rock.
  • The Twin Basolk is the first dual melee weapon to use the 'Twin' prefix instead of 'Dual'.
  • The Twin Basolk is the sixth weapon after the RedeemerTnoGunblade.png Redeemer, TipedoTipedo.png Tipedo, PantheraTennoMiter.png Panthera, BoltaceBoltonfa.png Boltace and AkjagaraTnoBladedPistols.png Akjagara to require multiple different weapons as crafting requirements.

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Media[edit | edit source]

Twin Basolk Skins Edit

Patch History[edit | edit source]

Update 26.0 (2019-10-31)

  • Mastery Rank increased from 3 to 7.
  • Damage increased from 65 Heat to 210 (55 Impact, 15 Puncture, 55 Slash, and 85 Heat).
  • Range increased from 1 to 2.4.
  • Slam Attack increased from 130 to 420.
  • Slide Attack increased from 390 to 420.
  • Parry Angle set to 60.

Update 19.4.2 (2016-12-20)

  • Fixed Kuva Cord Sugatra not attaching properly to the Twin Basolk.

Update: Specters of the Rail (2016-07-08)

  • Increased the Twin Basolk Status Chance to 40% and increased Elemental damage to 65.
  • Slightly Increased Twin Basolk attack speed.
  • Increased Twin Basolk Ground Slam damage by 4x , attack radius to 7.5m, and Status Chance to 65%.
  • Twin Basolk Ground Slams can now ragdoll enemies.

Hotfix 18.0.2 (2015-12-04)

  • Fixed a crash that would occur when switching between the Twin Basolk and Archwing loadouts.

Update 17.8 (2015-10-21)

  • Introduced.

Last updated: Update 26.0 (2019-10-31)

See Also[edit | edit source]

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