How to make a Smithing Table in Minecraft

Smithing Table

smithing table is an item in Minecraft which is currently decorative. In upcoming releases, a smithing table will have a role in crafting or repairing items. 

Minecraft Versions • Required Items • Instructions

Minecraft Versions

Minecraft Bedrock Edition1.9.0
Minecraft Java Edition1.14.0

Required Items

  • 2 Iron Ingots
  • 4 Wood Planks


Time needed: 1 minute.

A smithing table is crafted with a crafting table from 2 iron ingots and 4 wood planks. The crafting process creates 1 smithing table for each set of ingredients used.

  1. Open the crafting menu

    With 2 iron ingots and 4 wood planks in your inventory, open the crafting menu. You will be presented with the 3×3 crafting grid.

    Minecraft Make a Smithing Table - Step 1

  2. Arrange the items on the crafting grid

    To make a smithing table, arrange the iron ingots and wood planks on the crafting grid. Each item must be placed in the position seen in the smithing table crafting recipe below. When complete, the smithing table will appear to the right of the 3×3 crafting grid.
    Minecraft How to Make a Smithing Table - Crafting Recipe - Step 2
    The crafting recipe for a smithing table is 2 iron ingots and 4 wood planks arranged in the following pattern:
    Row 1: iron ingotiron ingot, empty
    Row 2: wood plankwood plank, empty
    Row 3: wood plankwood plank, empty

  3. Place the completed smithing table in your player inventory

    Select the smithing table and drag it into your player inventory.

    Minecraft Make a Smithing Table - Step 3

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