In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make flint and steel in Minecraft!
How To Make Flint & Steel Video Tutorial
In the below video, watch as we show you how to make a flint and steel using the Minecraft flint and steel recipe plus how to use it in the game.
|Java Edition||Windows, Mac & Linux PC's||Yes|
|Bedrock Edition||Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS, Android, Fire OS, Windows 10 PC's||Yes|
|Education Edition||Mac, iOs 12, Windows 10 PC's||Yes|
|PlayStation Edition||PlayStation 3 & 4||Yes|
Materials Needed To Make Flint And Steel
- 1 Iron ingot
- 1 Flint
Steps To Make Minecraft Flint And Steel
1. Open Your Crafting Menu
To craft flint and steel, you first need to open your crafting menu in Minecraft. You should see the same grid as in the image below.
2. Add The Iron Ingot And Flint To The Menu
In the crafting table, add the 1 iron ingot and 1 flint to the grid.
You must add the iron ingot and flint to the grid exactly as shown in the image below. In the 2nd row place the flint in the middle box. In the 3rd row place the iron ingot in the 3rd box. This is the Minecraft flint and steel recipe.
After you've added the items to the crafting grid as described above, you'll notice the flint and steel in the box on the right.
3. Move The Flint And Steel To Your Inventory
Now, simply drag the flint and steel down to your inventory so you can use it.
And that's it! You now have flint and steel! Minecraft flint and steel is an item used to start a fire on blocks, ignite TNT, or to activate a Nether portal.
Minecraft Flint And Steel Command
You can also use a Give Command to make flint and steel in Minecraft. The flint and steel command is available in the following editions:
- Java Edition
- Pocket Edition
- Xbox One
- Nintendo Switch
- Windows 10 Edition
- Education Edition
To run the flint and steel command in Minecraft, open your chat window and enter the command below depending on the version you have.
Java Edition 1.13 and higher
/give @p flint_and_steel 1
PE, Xbox One, Switch, Win 10, Education Edition
/give @p flint_and_steel 1 0