Minecraft offers a wide range of mechanisms and contraptions that players can create, and levers are among them. Levers serve as switches in the game, allowing players to activate or deactivate various redstone devices. In this tutorial, we will guide you through the process of crafting a lever with detailed instructions
Before we delve into the crafting process, let's first take a look at the platforms on which levers are available in Minecraft. The lever can be found in the following versions:
Java Edition (PC/Mac): Yes
Pocket Edition (PE): Yes (0.13.0)
Xbox 360: Yes
Xbox One: Yes
Wii U: Yes
Nintendo Switch: Yes
Windows 10 Edition: Yes (0.13.0)
Education Edition: Yes
In Minecraft Java Edition (PC/Mac), you can find a lever in the Creative Inventory menu under the following categories:
Version(s): 1.8 - 1.19: Redstone
Version(s): 1.19.3 - 1.19.4: Redstone Blocks
To craft a lever in Minecraft, you will need the following materials:
Follow these steps to craft a lever in Survival Mode:
Begin by opening your crafting table to access the 3x3 crafting grid.
In the crafting menu, arrange 1 stick and 1 cobblestone in a specific pattern. Place the stick in the middle box of the first row, and put the cobblestone in the middle box of the second row. The correct arrangement is illustrated in the crafting recipe image provided.
Once you have successfully crafted a lever, it will appear in the result box on the right side of the crafting grid. Simply click and drag the lever into your inventory.
Congratulations! You have successfully crafted a lever in Minecraft.
In Minecraft Java Edition (PC/Mac), a lever is identified by the following Name, ID, and DataValue:
Stack Size: 64
Platform: Java Edition (PC/Mac)
Version(s): 1.8 - 1.12
Block States for Lever
In Minecraft Java Edition (PC/Mac), levers have different block states, including their orientation and power status. Here are the block states for levers:
Face: wall (placed on the side of a block), floor (placed on top of a block), ceiling (placed on the bottom of a block)
Facing: north, south, east, west (indicating the direction the lever is facing)
Powered: false (not powered), true (currently powered)
If you prefer to obtain a lever using the "/give" command in Minecraft Java Edition (PC/Mac), here are the commands for different versions:
Minecraft Java Edition (PC/Mac) 1.13 - 1.19.4: /give @p lever 1
Minecraft Java Edition (PC/Mac) 1.8 - 1.12: /give @p lever 1 0
Lever mechanisms play a crucial role in Minecraft, allowing players to control various redstone devices. By following the crafting instructions provided in this tutorial, you can easily create a lever in Survival Mode using just a stick and cobblestone. Experiment with redstone contraptions and enjoy the endless possibilities that Minecraft has to offer.