How To Make Hopper In Minecraft

This blog post will show you how to craft a Hopper in Minecraft used to catch items.

Updated on Jan 24, 2024
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How To Make Hopper In Minecraft

Everything you need to craft a Hopper in Minecraft

A hopper in Minecraft is a Redstone-related block that’ll catch items on it and transport them to where its bottom part ends. This handy block is used widely in almost every Redstone contraption that deals with item collection. It can put an item thrown on it into a chest!

Here are the items you’ll need to craft a Hopper:

How to craft a Hopper in Minecraft

#1 Acquiring Iron Ingots


Iron is similar to any other ore in Minecraft; it can be mined in the underground of the overworld. Then the iron ore or raw iron can be smelted to get iron ingots which we will be using in our recipe.

#2 Crafting a Chest


A Chest in Minecraft is a block that can store your items; if you place two chest side-by-side they’ll become a single double chest. They are crafted from wooden planks.

#2 Crafting a Hopper


Once you have all the necessary items at your disposal, simply toss them up on the crafting table according to the recipe given above, and you’ll have crafted a hopper.

A Hopper also has some storage to actually store items in it.

By putting specific items in the hopper, you can create a sorting system!

What is the give command to get a Hopper in Minecraft?

The command to give yourself a hopper:  /give @p hopper 1

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