How to make a Clock in Minecraft? 

How to make a clock in Minecraft? Players might find it difficult to keep track of time in the world of Minecraft however with the help of a clock they can easily track time, the cycle of day and night, and can accordingly plan their activities. Clock has various other benefits as well, it can be used as a navigation tool, by holding it in your hand, it will point towards the direction of the world spawn point. So, you might want to avail all these benefits but you have to make one for that, here’s how to make a clock in Minecraft.

How to make a Clock in Minecraft? 

Clock in Minecraft

First thing first, to make a clock you need to gather a few items i.e. 4 Gold Ingots and 1 Redstone Dust. You can easily attain Gold Ingots by mining, looting, and trading and for Redstone Dust, you can craft it by placing Redstone ore in a crafting table which will yield 4 Redstone dust. 

Now let’s move towards the steps:

Step 1: First you need to place 4 Gold Ingots in Minecraft’s crafting table, in the center of the 3×3 crafting grid. You have to ensure that they are arranged in a 2×2 square pattern. Don’t miss out on arranging as per the instructions otherwise, you might not get the result.

Step 2: Now place the Redstone Dust at the center of the crafting grid, and make sure you directly put it above the middle Gold Ingot.

Step 3: If you have placed the Gold Ingots and Redstone Dust properly which means in a correct pattern, a clock will appear in the result box. Now to move the clock from your inventory you simply need to click on it.


Since you finally read through how to make a clock in Minecraft, why don’t you try implementing it practically by yourself? So that you can check the time on your own clock and accordingly plan your day. Share this with your friends you never know they might also want to make one. 

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Are clocks rare in Minecraft?

Clocks are not rare in Minecraft because you can easily make them on your crafting table. All you require is 4 Gold Ingots and 1 Redstone Dust. These items can be obtained through mining, looting, trading, and crafting.