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Mechanisms are items that players, other items and redstone circuits can interact with.
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Name
Description
Used In
Recipe / Source
Activator Rail

Activator Rail

Activator rails function like regular rails except that they enable TNT Minecarts or Minecarts with Hoppers

Iron Ingot
Stick
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Redstone Torch
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Stick
Iron Ingot
Activator Rail
6
Daylight Sensor

Daylight Sensor

Daylight Sensors act as a redstone signal when enough sunlight is brought to it

Glass
Glass
Glass
Nether Quartz
Nether Quartz
Nether Quartz
Wood Slab
Wood Slab
Wood Slab
Daylight Sensor
Detector Rail

Detector Rail

Used exactly like a pressure plate. It sends a redstone signal when a minecart passes over it to all adjacent blocks.

Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Stone Pressure Plate
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Redstone Dust
Iron Ingot
Detector Rail
6
Dispenser

Dispenser

Used to dispense or shoot objects, depending on what is put inside.

Cobblestone
Cobblestone
Cobblestone
Cobblestone
Bow
Cobblestone
Cobblestone
Redstone Dust
Cobblestone
Dispenser
Dropper

Dropper

The dropper is a block that "drops" items it holds whenever it is activated

Cobblestone
Cobblestone
Cobblestone
Cobblestone
Cobblestone
Cobblestone
Redstone Dust
Cobblestone
Dropper
Fence Gate

Fence Gate

Fence gates are a type of door that can be opened both inward and outwards. They are opened by right-clicking and can interact with redstone.

Stick
Wooden Plank
Stick
Stick
Wooden Plank
Stick
Fence Gate
Fire Charge

Fire Charge

Fire Charges can be used as a replacement for flint and steel. They also turn into fireballs when used as dispenser ammo.

Blaze Powder
Charcoal
Gunpowder
Fire Charge
3
Hopper

Hopper

Hoppers are items that, when items fall on top of it, will automatically store items in either itself, or into a container it's attached to such as a chest

Minecart With Hopper
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Chest
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Hopper
Iron Door

Iron Door

Doors provide a convenient entrance that you can open and close. Iron doors can only be toggled by switches.

Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Iron Door
Lever

Lever

Used to toggle a redstone circuit between two states: "on" and "off".

Stick
Cobblestone
Lever
Note Block

Note Block

Plays a note when hit or when powered by a redstone circuit.

Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Redstone Dust
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Note Block
Piston

Piston

Pistons are used to push between 1 and 12 adjacent blocks forward 1 space. It can also push players, mobs and many objects (specifically, "entities"). Sticky pistons can be used to push OR PULL a single block 1 space. Pistons can also block the flow of fluids when extended.

Piston (Sticky)
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Cobblestone
Iron Ingot
Cobblestone
Cobblestone
Redstone Dust
Cobblestone
Piston
Piston (Sticky)

Piston (Sticky)

Sticky pistons are used to pull/push a nearby block 1 space. Once it extends into a block, the block will stick to it. Sticky pistons can also block the flow of fluids when extended. Find non-sticky pistons here.

Slimeball
Piston
Piston (Sticky)
Powered Rail

Powered Rail

Acts as a brake or an accelerator to minecarts that pass through it. It is powered by redstone wire.

Gold Ingot
Gold Ingot
Gold Ingot
Stick
Gold Ingot
Gold Ingot
Redstone Dust
Gold Ingot
Powered Rail
6
Rails

Rails

Rails are tracks that minecart-based vehicles can move along.

Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Stick
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Iron Ingot
Rails
16
Redstone Repeater

Redstone Repeater

Redstone Repeaters can extend the current of a redstone wire beyond the 15 block limit, or to delay the incoming signal.

Redstone Torch
Redstone Dust
Redstone Torch
Stone (Smooth)
Stone (Smooth)
Stone (Smooth)
Redstone Repeater
Redstone Torch

Redstone Torch

Redstone torches provide constant power in redstone circuits, and act as an inverter, or NOT-gate.They also provide soft light (level 7).

Redstone Repeater
Activator Rail
Redstone Comparator
Redstone Dust
Stick
Redstone Torch
Redstone Wire

Redstone Wire

Redstone Wire is created by placing redstone dust on the ground. Redstone Wires are used to build redstone circuits.

Stone Button

Stone Button

Used to toggle a redstone circuit to the "on" state. After .9 seconds, it automatically reverts back to the "off" state.

Stone (Smooth)
Stone Button
Stone Pressure Plate

Stone Pressure Plate

Used to toggle a redstone circuit between two states: "on" (receiving pressure) and "off" (not receiving pressure).

Detector Rail
Stone (Smooth)
Stone (Smooth)
Stone Pressure Plate
Trapdoor (Hatch)

Trapdoor (Hatch)

Also called a Hatch, a trapdoor is essentially a door that lays flat on the ground.

Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Trapdoor (Hatch)
2
Trapped Chest

Trapped Chest

Trapped Chests are similar to regular chests except they send out a switch signal whenever a player looks inside.

Tripwire Hook
Chest
Trapped Chest
Tripwire Hook

Tripwire Hook

Tripwire hooks are a type of switch activated by stepping on them, or running across a string that hangs between a pair of hooks.

Trapped Chest
Iron Ingot
Stick
Wooden Plank
Tripwire Hook
Wood Door

Wood Door

Provide a convenient entrance that you can open and close. Toggle them by right-clicking.

Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wood Door
Wood Pressure Plate

Wood Pressure Plate

Used to toggle a redstone circuit between two states: "on" (receiving pressure) and "off" (not receiving pressure).

Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank
Wood Pressure Plate
Wooden Button

Wooden Button

Used to toggle a redstone circuit to the "on" state. After .9 seconds, it automatically reverts back to the "off" state.

Wooden Plank
Wooden Button