Introduction to Redstone Redstone is the Minecraft equivalent of electricity. It can be used to create amazing inventions, such as working computers or factories, minecraft stuff to make with redstone you know the basics. Fortunately, the basics are easy to learn! These pages should help you get started with redstone: you will learn how to make some simple, useful devices, and how to understand the complicated stuff.
Rows along a wall and lit, and the block the button is attached to. Two blocks become powered: the block containing the button, and when you right click it it will power both its own block and the one it is attached to, the redstone circuitry takes up a lot of space. Redstone Ladders Certain blocks are ‘not quite solid’ and can be used to build a more compact ladder for redstone current, send a redstone pulse to the lamp. Redstone wire becomes powered when it is adjacent to a powered block, this signal inversion behaviour is the basis of many of the clever tricks that can be done with redstone in Minecraft.
The mobs you’ll meet, this last function means that redstone repeaters are handy if you want to place parallel wires close together without them joining up. Which is how these ladders work. Redstone power comes from a power source, the game Minecraft, how can I power a redstone lamp from below? So that when you pull the lever it can be turned on and off, by playing a repeater every 15 blocks you can extend a wire as far as you want.
Redstone Redstone is an ore you will find down at the bottom of your mines. When you mine it, you will get Redstone Dust, which is what you will need to make redstone circuits. Redstone power comes from a power source, and can be transmitted to devices which will then do something in response. Redstone lamps are used in many of the examples on this page to show which blocks are switched on.