Chest 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 chest in Minecraft is shown below:

Chest Spawn Command

The Chest 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 Chest 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 Axe Golden Axe 0.31s
Diamond Axe Diamond Axe 0.47s
Iron Axe Iron Axe 0.62s
Stone Axe Stone Axe 0.94s
Wooden Axe Wooden Axe 1.88s

Chest Information

Chest

Chests in Minecraft are used to store items. To craft a chest, place one wooden plank in every outer square of the crafting table, leaving the middle empty. To open a chest, right click the chest block. When broken, the contents of a chest will be dropped on the floor. A chest has 27 slots, this can be increased to 54 by making placing a second chest next to the chest block, which forms a double chest.

Item ID minecraft:chest
Numerical ID 54
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Recipes Used In Trapped Chest, Hopper, Shulker Box, Minecart with Chest
Hardness 2.5
Material Wood
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 1729 - 1752

Chest Crafting Recipes

Ingredients Pattern Result
Oak Planks
Oak Planks
Oak Planks
Oak Planks
Oak Planks
Oak Planks
Oak Planks
Oak Planks
1x Chest
Spruce Planks
Spruce Planks
Spruce Planks
Spruce Planks
Spruce Planks
Spruce Planks
Spruce Planks
Spruce Planks
1x Chest
Birch Planks
Birch Planks
Birch Planks
Birch Planks
Birch Planks
Birch Planks
Birch Planks
Birch Planks
1x Chest
Jungle Planks
Jungle Planks
Jungle Planks
Jungle Planks
Jungle Planks
Jungle Planks
Jungle Planks
Jungle Planks
1x Chest
Acacia Planks
Acacia Planks
Acacia Planks
Acacia Planks
Acacia Planks
Acacia Planks
Acacia Planks
Acacia Planks
1x Chest
Dark Oak Planks
Dark Oak Planks
Dark Oak Planks
Dark Oak Planks
Dark Oak Planks
Dark Oak Planks
Dark Oak Planks
Dark Oak Planks
1x Chest

Chest Block States

Block states are values assigned to a block that changes its state. For example, many blocks have a "direction" block state which can be used to change the direction a block faces.

Find a table of all blockstates for the Chest block below.

Block State Name Type Values
facing direction ?
  • NORTH
  • EAST
  • SOUTH
  • WEST
type enum ?
  • SINGLE
  • LEFT
  • RIGHT
waterlogged bool ?
  • true
  • false