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A block of raw copper is a raw metal block equivalent to nine raw copper.



Blocks of raw copper can be mined only with a stone pickaxe or better.

Block Block of Raw Copper
Hardness 5
Breaking time[A]
Default 25
Wooden 12.5
Stone 1.9
Iron 1.25
Diamond 0.95
Netherite 0.85
Golden 2.1
  1. Times are for unenchanted tools as wielded by players with no status effects, measured in seconds. For more information, see Breaking § Speed.

Natural generation[]

Blocks of raw copper can be found rarely inside of copper ore veins above Y=0.


Ingredients Crafting recipe
Raw Copper


Blocks of raw copper are a compact way to store raw copper.

Crafting ingredient[]

Name Ingredients Crafting recipe
Raw Copper Block of Raw Copper


Java Edition:

SoundSubtitlesSourceDescriptionResource locationTranslation keyVolumePitchAttenuation
Block brokenBlocksOnce the block has brokenblock.stone.breaksubtitles.block.generic.break1.00.816
Block placedBlocksWhen the block is placedblock.stone.placesubtitles.block.generic.place1.00.816
Block breakingBlocksWhile the block is in the process of being brokenblock.stone.hitsubtitles.block.generic.hit0.250.516
None[sound 1]Entity-DependentFalling on the block with fall damageblock.stone.fallNone[sound 1]0.50.7516
FootstepsEntity-DependentWalking on the blockblock.stone.stepsubtitles.block.generic.footsteps0.151.016
  1. a b MC-177082

Bedrock Edition:

SoundSourceDescriptionResource locationVolumePitch
BlocksOnce the block has brokendig.stone1.00.8-1.0
BlocksWhen the block is placeddig.stone1.00.8-1.0
BlocksWhile the block is in the process of being brokenhit.stone0.370.5
PlayersFalling on the block with fall damagefall.stone0.41.0
PlayersWalking on the blockstep.stone0.31.0
PlayersJumping from the blockjump.stone0.121.0
PlayersFalling on the block without fall damageland.stone0.221.0

Data values[]


Java Edition:

NameIdentifierBlock tagsTranslation key
Block of Raw Copperraw_copper_blockmineable/pickaxe

Bedrock Edition:

NameIdentifierNumeric ID FormItem ID[i 1]Translation key
Block of Raw Copperraw_copper_block707Block & Giveable Item[i 2]Identical[i 3]tile.raw_copper_block.name
  1. ID of block's direct item form, which is used in savegame files and addons.
  2. Available with /give command.
  3. The block's direct item form has the same id as the block.


Java Edition
1.1721w15aBlock of Raw Copper JE1 Added blocks of raw copper.
April 23, 2021Block of Raw Copper JE2 JAPPA shows new block of raw copper texture.
21w17aBlock of Raw Copper JE2 The texture of blocks of raw Copper has been changed.
There is now a chance for a block of raw copper to generate in a copper ore vein.
Bedrock Edition
1.17.0beta of Raw Copper JE1 Added blocks of raw copper under the Caves and Cliffs experimental gameplay toggle.
beta of raw copper are now no longer only available in experimental gameplay.
beta of Raw Copper JE2 The texture of blocks of raw copper has been changed.


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