Nether Bricks 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 nether bricks in Minecraft is shown below:

Nether Bricks Spawn Command

The Nether Bricks 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 Nether Bricks 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 0.25s
Diamond Pickaxe Diamond Pickaxe 0.38s
Iron Pickaxe Iron Pickaxe 0.5s
Stone Pickaxe Stone Pickaxe 0.75s
Wooden Pickaxe Wooden Pickaxe 1.5s

Nether Bricks Information

Nether Bricks

Nether brick blocks can be found inside nether fortresses. They can also be crafted using, you guessed it.. nether bricks! The block is immune to the ghast fireball.

Item ID minecraft:nether_bricks
Legacy Item ID (1.12.2 and Below) minecraft:nether_brick
Numerical ID 112
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Recipes Used In Nether Brick Slab, Nether Brick Fence, Nether Brick Stairs, Nether Brick Wall
Hardness 2.0
Material Rock
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 4496 - 4496

Nether Bricks Crafting Recipes

Ingredients Pattern Result
Nether Brick
Nether Brick
Nether Brick
Nether Brick
1x Nether Bricks