When a bucket with a liquid inside it is emptied using shift-click, it will leave the bucket.
Buckets have appear in 21.8% of loot chests in stacks of 1.
The bucket is crafted using three iron ingots.
The bucket is also left behind if a bucket of lava is used as furnace fuel.
To obtain liquids, the player must shift-click on the source block of the liquid while holding a bucket.
- A bucket of lava can be used as fuel in the furnace. It last 16 times longer than coal, making it the best fuel.
- A bucket of water can be used to fill a cauldron.