Tutorials Cave spider farming


Spawning area

See also: Tutorials/Monster Spawner traps Monster spawner traps are a type of mob farm that uses a monster spawner. They employ the mob spawners found in dungeons as a source of mobs. The purpose of these traps is to create minecraft

The spawning area is generally the same as for other monster spawner Monster Spawner Type Solid Block Requirements None Physics No Transparency Partial (doesn t block light) Luminance No (Small amount of light for Pocket Edition) Blast resistance 25 Hardness 5 Tool Renewable No Stackable Yes (64) Flammable minecraft -based traps, however remember that cave spiders are smaller.



A manual cave spider grinder.
Another cave spider farm.

Because of their size, ability to hold breath underwater, and ability to climb walls, lava Lava Transparency Yes Luminance Yes, 15 Blast resistance 500 Tool Renewable No Stackable N/A Flammable No Drops None Data values Flowing Lava dec: 10 hex: A bin: 1010 Still Lava dec: 11 hex: B bin: 1011 Name Flowing Lava flowing_lava Still minecraft , water Water Transparency Partial (-2 to light) Luminance No Blast resistance 500 (Flowing) 500 (Still) Tool Renewable Yes Stackable N/A Flammable No Drops None Data values Flowing Water dec: 08 hex: 8 bin: 1000 Still Water dec: 09 hex: 9 bin: 1001 minecraft and gravity grinders are ineffective or not as effective on them.

Manual grinders require a hole that is too narrow for cave spiders while allowing players to attack them easily. One way of making one is a fence next to a closed door Door Transparency Yes Luminance No Blast resistance 15 (Wood) 25 (Iron) Tools Renewable Yes Stackable Yes (64) Flammable Iron: No Wooden: No, but catches fire from lava Drops Itself Data values See Data values Name minecraft :