Andesite 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 andesite in Minecraft is shown below:

Andesite Spawn Command

The Andesite 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.

Mining Tools

Below is a table of the tools that can be used to break Andesite blocks, and the speed it will take to break at (in seconds). This is calculated with the formula (1.5 * Block Hardness) / Tool Multiplier.

Tool Speed
Golden Pickaxe Golden Pickaxe 0.19s
Diamond Pickaxe Diamond Pickaxe 0.28s
Iron Pickaxe Iron Pickaxe 0.38s
Stone Pickaxe Stone Pickaxe 0.56s
Wooden Pickaxe Wooden Pickaxe 1.12s

Andesite Information

Andesite

Andesite is similar to the stone block, but has less uses (currently). It is primarily used as a decorative block, but also can be used instead of stone in a few crafting recipes. It can also be used to make andesite.

Item ID minecraft:andesite
Legacy Item ID (1.12.2 and Below) minecraft:stone
Numerical ID 1:5
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Recipes Used In Polished Andesite, Andesite Wall, Andesite Stairs, Andesite Slab
Hardness 1.5
Material Rock
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 6 - 6

Andesite Crafting Recipes

Ingredients Pattern Result
Diorite
Cobblestone
2x Andesite