The Makeshift Handle is a crafting item in The Escapists.

It is made from 1 File and 1 Timber, requiring an intellect level of 30 at the minimum.

Result Components INT
Tool Handle Tool Handle File File x1 + Timber Timber x1 30

Using a Makeshift Handle, the player can create a Flimsy Shovel, or a Flimsy Pickaxe.

It is also known as a Tool Handle. It cannot be bought from other inmates or found in other inmates' desks.