How to Make a Blast Furnace in Minecraft

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Making a Blast Furnace in Minecraft is such an important way that you have to do. Why? However, the most common way to use the Blast Furnace is to smelt blocks of ores into ingots twice as fast as regular furnaces in Minecraft.

Like a furnace, it is basically used to smelt the items in Minecraft. Certainly, this Blast Furnace comes with faster smelling compared to a regular furnace. But, this Blast Furnace can only be used to smelt tools, ore blocks and armor along with gold and chainmail.


So, that’s why, making this Blast Furnace is totally a must for you. Then, crafting this item is one of the earlier steps to follow in order to melt down your old gear into iron ingots. It can also be further utilized to create other creative items, such as Minecraft anvil.

Well, it is a great time for you to craft a Blast Furnace in Minecraft.

The Material to Make a Blast Furnace

Of course, before you make it, you should know the materials that you will need of crafting a Blast Furnace. Here they are:

  • 1 Furnace
  • 5 Iron Ingots
  • 3 Smooth Stones

The Ways to Make a Blast Furnace

Then, after you have all materials to make this item, so, it is your turn to craft it following these steps below!

Step 1: Open Crafting Menu

As we always explained in other our articles related to crafting an item in Minecraft, of course, the first way that you have to do is to go to the crafting menu. Indeed, you will see the 3×3 crafting grid in this menu.

Step 2: Place the Material into Correct Pattern

After you are in the crafting menu, you can continue to place the materials. In this step, make sure that you place each material in the right pattern.

  • In the top row, there must be 3 iron ingots.
  • In the middle row, there must be 1 iron ingot in the first box, 1 furnace in the second box and 1 iron ingot in the third box.
  • In the bottom row, there must be 3 smooth stones.

Then, your crafting will be successful when you put the material with the correct pattern. Soon! You will get a Blast Furnace in the box.

Step 3: Move a Blast Furnace to Inventory

When you have crafted a new item in Minecraft, absolutely you have to move it to your inventory. It is really needed to make you easier to use.

Furthermore, to use this Blast Furnace in Minecraft, you simply have to put the item and fuel on the top of the Blast Furnace. It automatically will change its state to lit. Then, the item that you put on it is going to be smelted at twice than the speed of a regular furnace.

After that, the fuel which goes in the Blast Furnace will also be consumed at the double rate. Well, the smelted item can be gotten from the block by clicking on “use item”.

Make sure that you use a Blast Furnace the right way. Good Luck, Dude!!!

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