Texture: Sandstone
Tool: Pickaxeempty2
Block ID: 4
Transparency: No
Blocks fluids: Yes
Furnace fuel: No

Sandstone is a material found in the game since it was released. Currently it can only be used to build. It naturally occurs under sand layers in deserts, and on shores. It received a new texture in the 1.2 update, "to better match sand".


Creating sandstone out of 4 sand blocks

It can also be crafted out of 4 sand blocks in a 2x2 square shape.

Mining Times
Hand: 8 secs
Wooden Pickaxe: 2 secs
Stone Pickaxe: 1.33 secs
Iron Pickaxe: 1 sec