In this tutorial, you will learn how to make a tripwire hook in Minecraft.
A Minecraft snare hook is a mechanism block that can be used as a redstone component to detect mobs, players, etc. when they cross the circuit of wires. It can also be used as a crafting ingredient to make a captured chest and crossbow.
- 1 Available Platforms
- 2 Items Needed To Make Tripwire Hooks
- 3 Steps To Make A Tripwire Hook
- 4 Minecraft Tripwire Hook Command
- 5 FAQ’s About How To Make A Tripwire Hook In Minecraft
- 6 How To Make A Tripwire Hook Video Tutorial
- 7 More Mechanism Recipes
|Java Edition||Windows, Mac & Linux PC’s||Yes|
|Bedrock Edition||Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS, Android, Fire OS, Windows 10 PC’s||Yes|
|Education Edition||Mac, iOs 12, Windows 10 PC’s||Yes|
|PlayStation Edition||PlayStation 3 & 4||Yes|
Items Needed To Make Tripwire Hooks
- 1 Iron ingot
- 1 Stick
- 1 Wood plank (any type)
Steps To Make A Tripwire Hook
1. Open Your Crafting Menu
First, let’s open your creation menu in Minecraft. You should see the same grid as in the image below.
2. Add Items To The Menu
In the craft menu, add the iron bar, stick and wooden board to the grid.
You must place each item exactly on the grid as shown in the image below to make the tripwire hook. In the 1st row, place 1 iron bar in the middle box. In the second row, place 1 stick in the middle square. And in the third row put 1 plank of wood in the middle box. This is the recipe for the Minecraft snare hook.
And remember, you can use any type of wood, including oak, spruce, birch, jungle, acacia, or dark oak planks.
Now that you’ve added the items to the grid as described above, you’ll see two tripwire hooks in the box on the right.
3. Move The Tripwire Hooks To Your Inventory
Just drag the tripwire hooks to your inventory so you can use them.
That is! You now have snare hooks. A Minecraft snare hook is a mechanism block that can be used as a redstone component to detect mobs, players, etc. when they cross the circuit of wires. It can also be used as a crafting ingredient to make a captured chest and crossbow.
Minecraft Tripwire Hook Command
You can also use a Give statement to create a tripwire crochet block in Minecraft. The tripwire hook command is available in the following editions:
- Java edition
- Pocket edition
- Xbox One
- Nintendo Switch
- Windows 10 Edition
- Educational Edition
To run the tripwire hook command in Minecraft, open your chat window and enter the command below depending on the version you have.
Java Edition 1.13 and higher tripwire hook command
/give @p tripwire_hook 1
PE, Xbox One, Switch, Win 10, Education Edition
/give @p tripwire_hook 1 0
FAQ’s About How To Make A Tripwire Hook In Minecraft
1. How do tripwires work?
The tripwire circuit is activated when someone walks over it. When a tripwire circuit is activated, the tripwire hooks can power a redstone device such as a redstone lamp, TNT, piston, dispenser, etc. Let’s explore how to use a tripwire hook.
2. How do you make a tripwire hook?
To set up a tripwire, you need to place two tripwire hooks facing each other, and connect them with string. It’ll then sit there until a player walks through the string, at which point you’ll hear a “click” and the hooks will send out a redstone pulse.
3. How do you make tripwire in Minecraft?
To make a tripwire hook, place 1 iron ingot, 1 stick, and 1 wood plank in the 3×3 crafting grid. When crafting with wood planks, you can use any kind of wood planks, such as oak, spruce, birch, jungle, acacia, dark oak, crimson, or warped planks.
4. How long is a tripwire in Minecraft?
A tripwire can travel 40 blocks without a repeater and can be strung between poles like a telegraph line.
5. What’s a tripwire hook in Minecraft?
The Tripwire Hook is a block that can be used to detect enemies when part of a tripwire circuit is passed through. (This can be players, mobs, items, etc.) Tripwire Hooks must be placed on a block and then tied to another Tripwire Hook with string.