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Gold Ingot
Gold Ingot.png

Type

Raw materials

Durability

N/A

Renewable

Yes

Stackable

Yes (64)

Data value

dec: 266 hex: 10A bin: 100001010

Name

gold_ingot

Gold ingots are a metal that is used to craft the second tier of armor, and the first of tools.

ObtainingEdit

CraftingEdit

Ingredients Crafting recipe
Block of Gold











9
Gold Nugget











SmeltingEdit

Ingredients Smelting recipe
Gold Ore +
Any fuel









Zombie pigmenEdit

Zombie pigmen have a 8.5% chance of dropping 1 gold ingot, 9.5% with Looting I, 10.5% with Looting II and 11.5% with Looting III.

Natural generationEdit

Gold ingots can be found in 49.8% of nether fortress chests, 26.0% of village blacksmith chests, 17.0% of chest minecarts in abandoned mineshafts, 12.2% of stronghold altar chests, and 19.0% of stronghold storeroom chests, all in stacks of 1–3; in 18.2% of desert temple chests, 60.2% of jungle temple chests, and 54.0% of End city chests, all in stacks of 2–7; and in 9.7% of dungeon chests and 9.7% of woodland mansion chests in stacks of 1–4.

UsageEdit

VideoEdit

HistoryEdit

Indev
0.31 January 29, 2010 Added gold ingots. They can be used to craft gold blocks and gold swords, shovels, pickaxes and axes.
February 6, 2010 Gold ingots are now used to craft gold hoes.
February 18, 2010 Gold ingots are now used to craft gold helmets, chestplates, leggings and boots.
Alpha
1.2.0 Gold ingots are now used to craft clocks.
Beta
1.5 Gold ingots are now used to craft powered rails.
1.8 pre1 Now found in the new stronghold storeroom and mineshaft chests.
Official release
1.0.0 Beta 1.9-pre1 Gold ingots are now used to craft gold nuggets.
Beta 1.9-pre3 Now found in the new stronghold altar chests.
1.1 Now found in village blacksmith chests.
1.3.1 12w21a Added desert temples, with a hidden chest room and loot containing gold ingots.
All types of villagers now buy 8–9 gold ingots for 1 emerald, as a fallback trade in case no trades were generated for that villager.
12w22a Added jungle temples, which contain loot chests with gold ingots.
1.5 13w01a Gold ingots are now used to craft light weighted pressure plates.
1.6.1 13w18a Now found in nether fortress chests.
13w23a Gold ingots are now used to craft normal golden apples.
1.8 14w02a Trading changed: now, only cleric villagers buy 8–10 gold ingots for 1 emerald, as a legitimate trade.
1.9 15w31a Now found in end city ship chests.
15w43a Decreased average yield from nether fortress chests.
15w44a Decreased average yield from mineshaft and desert temple chests.
Added to dungeon chests.
1.11 16w39a Gold ingots are now found in the new woodland mansion chests.
Pocket Edition Alpha
0.3.2 Added gold ingots. They can be used to craft blocks of gold and gold pickaxes, axes, swords and shovels.
0.4.0 Gold ingots are now used to craft gold hoes.
0.6.0 Gold ingots are now used to craft gold armor.
0.8.0 build 2 Gold ingots are now used to craft powered rails and clocks.
0.9.0 build 1 Gold ingot can be found in blacksmith village, stronghold altar chest, and dungeon.
0.12.1 build 1 Gold ingots are now used to craft gold nuggets and golden apples.
Now found in nether fortress chest.
0.13.0 build 1 Gold ingots are now used to craft light weighted pressure plates.
added desert temple with hidden chest room and gold ingots can be found inside chest.
0.14.0 build 1 Gold ingots are now found in minecart with chest generate in mineshaft.
0.15.0 build 1 Gold ingots can be found in jungle temple chest.
0.16.0 build 4 Gold ingot can be used to powered the beacon.
Pocket Edition
1.0 build 1 can no be found in end city ship chest and stronghold storeroom.
1.0.4 build 1 Added trading, which cleric villagers buy 8–10 gold ingots for 1 emerald.
1.1 build 1 Gold ingots are now found in the new woodland mansion chests.
Console Edition
TU1 CU1 1.0 Patch 1 Added gold ingots.

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