TNT Item ID

Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for tnt in Minecraft is shown below:

TNT Spawn Command

The TNT item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.

If you are running the Essentials plugin, you will need to run /minecraft:give instead of simply /give. This is because the Essentials /give command overrides Minecraft's built-in command.

TNT Block States

Block states are values assigned to a block that changes its state. For example, many blocks have a "direction" block state which can be used to change the direction a block faces.

Find a table of all blockstates for the TNT block below.

Block State Name Type Values
unstable bool ?
  • true
  • false

TNT Information

TNT

TNT can be crafted by placing sand and gunpowder in the crafting table. The gunpowder should be in the middle and each corner, with sand in the empty slots. When ignited with flint and steel, or a fire arrow, it explodes and does damage to surrounding blocks.

Item ID minecraft:tnt
Numerical ID 46
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Recipes Used In Minecart with TNT
Hardness 0.0
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 1126 - 1127

TNT Crafting Recipes

Ingredients Pattern Result
Gunpowder
Sand
Gunpowder
Sand
Gunpowder
Sand
Gunpowder
Sand
Gunpowder
1x TNT
Gunpowder
Red Sand
Gunpowder
Red Sand
Gunpowder
Red Sand
Gunpowder
Red Sand
Gunpowder
1x TNT