Red Sandstone 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 red sandstone in Minecraft is shown below:

Red Sandstone Spawn Command

The Red Sandstone 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 Red Sandstone 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 0.1s
Diamond Pickaxe Diamond Pickaxe 0.15s
Iron Pickaxe Iron Pickaxe 0.2s
Stone Pickaxe Stone Pickaxe 0.3s
Wooden Pickaxe Wooden Pickaxe 0.6s

Red Sandstone Information

Red Sandstone

Red sandstone is a solid block in Minecraft that has the same properties of regular sandstone, it can be crafted using red sand which can only be found in select biomes.

Item ID minecraft:red_sandstone
Numerical ID 179
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Recipes Used In Red Sandstone Slab, Cut Red Sandstone, Red Sandstone Stairs, Red Sandstone Wall
Hardness 0.8
Material Rock
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 7175 - 7175

Red Sandstone Crafting Recipes

Ingredients Pattern Result
Red Sand
Red Sand
Red Sand
Red Sand
1x Red Sandstone