Sand

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Sand

Sand.png



Name:Sand
Type:Solid, natural
Mine with:Hand, shovels
Physics:Yes
Found naturally:Yes, in deserts and lakes
Renewable:No
Item ID:sand

Sand is a common surface block.

Obtaining

Sand can be mined with anything, but using a shovel will speed up the process.

Natural generation

It is generated in the desert biome and the water biome.

Usage

A unique quality to sand is that is falls if there is nothing below it. This makes it a very poor building material, as you cannot use it for a ceiling. Although, you can smelt it to create glass, which is good for building with.

Smelting ingredient

Sand can be smelted to create glass.

Sand
Coal
Glass

Crafting ingredient

Four pieces of sand can be crafted into sandstone.

Sand Sand
Sand Sand
Sandstone

Gallery

See also