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post #1781 of 3183
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sweet thanks. But i'm finding it very difficult to find enough coal for torches
You'll find it soon enough. It's really common.

I always have loooaads. And I put torches everywhere. I must have layed nearly a 1000.
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yeah thats what everyone says, i have a crapton of cobblestone but i've only been able to make 4 torches so far
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yeah thats what everyone says, i have a crapton of cobblestone but i've only been able to make 4 torches so far
You've only found 1 coal then?
How are you mining?
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yeah thats what everyone says, i have a crapton of cobblestone but i've only been able to make 4 torches so far
What's your mining method. Because coal is about 10 times rarer than stone. Which makes it abundant.
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I wasn't mining anything, i was just digging and getting wood and stuff. But i just got to digging deep and found more coal, so now i've just made 60 torches.
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post #1786 of 3183
find a nice deep cave and explore it. you will find more coal than you know what to do with.

Alternatively, make a very large pit mine, and go all the way down to bedrock. When i did my 42x43 pit, i ended up with about 15 stacks of coal, 4 stacks of iron, 2 stacks of gold, and half a stack of diamond. I also ended up with 9 large chests full of cobblestone.
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I found some (what i believe is) redstone...what do i do? My wooden pickaxe didn't get me anything from it.

EDIT: Just hit i believe to be bedrock as well.
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I found some (what i believe is) redstone...what do i do? My wooden pickaxe didn't get me anything from it.

EDIT: Just hit i believe to be bedrock as well.
need steel pick or better to mine redstone and get something out of it.
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I found some (what i believe is) redstone...what do i do? My wooden pickaxe didn't get me anything from it.
You can't mine redstone with a wooden pickaxe, I think you need a stone pickaxe, or was it an iron pickaxe?

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I found some (what i believe is) redstone...what do i do? My wooden pickaxe didn't get me anything from it.
You should only need one pickaxe ever!
The cobblestone you get, replace the wooden planks with it.
(You get a stone pickaxe)
To mine Redstone you need a iron/steel pickaxe or better though.
Edit:To get an iron/steel pickaxe, smelt any iron if you have any and replace the three top blocks just like you did with making a stone pickaxe with the iron ingots you get from smelting.
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