Minecraft

How to make a Chain in Minecraft

The Minecraft game comes with many different building blocks that you can use either for decorative purposes or to make different structures and buildings. Chain is one of those items that you can use for decoration purposes by hanging other blocks and items in the air which is not possible normally such as lanterns or bells.

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Materials Required to Make a Chain

The required material needed to make a chain is mentioned in the table below.

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How to Make Iron Ingot

You can make the iron ingot by using a block of iron ores but before starting to explore you should first make a stone pickaxe if you already do not have one. To make a stone pickaxe you need to collect 3 blocks of cobblestones and 2 pieces of sticks. Collecting cobblestones also needed at least a wooden pickaxe as you can’t mine it using your hand. So, find some blocks of stones nearby either by digging or in the caves and collect 3 cobblestone blocks. Next, you also need 2 pieces of wood that you can get by placing 2 wooden planks on the crafting table.

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Now make a stone pickaxe by placing 3 cobblestones and 2 sticks on the crafting table.

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Now you need to find some blocks of iron to collect them using a stone pickaxe.

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The next thing is a furnace that will be responsible for making the iron ingot and if you don’t have one then you can make it by placing 8 cobblestones on the crafting table.

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Now place one block of iron ore on the crafting table as well as any fuel source that you can get like a wooden log.

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How to Make the Iron Nuggets

Placing 1 iron ingot on the crafting table will provide you with 9 iron nuggets.

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How to Make a Chain

You can make a chain by placing 2 iron nuggets and 1 iron ingot in the exact same order on the crafting table.

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Later you can use it for decoration for example hanging the lanterns through the ceiling by clicking at the edge of the chains as displayed below.

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Conclusion

The Minecraft game comes with lots of different types of blocks that you can use to test your imagination and creativity. One of them is a chain that you can use to hang other items in the air which is not possible normally. This write up was a detailed guide on what material we require and how to find them to make a chain in Minecraft.

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Taimoor Mohsin