Base Metals Mod generates historically popular metals to Minecraft, particularly silver, copper, tin, lead, zinc, mercury, and nickel, as well as the amazing ones like cold-iron, mithril, adamantine, and star-steel. Player can craft all of the standard Minecraft tools and metal-related blocks by using almost these metals. This mod supplies a new tool, the crack hammer (aka sledgehammer) to pulverize ores and items into powders. Just like the Crusher in the Metallurgy 3 mod, pulverizing an ore block with the crack hammer will double your metal production.
Mining Metal Ores
Using the CrackHammer to crush a block of copper ore into two piles of powdered copper:
Using the CrackHammer to crush a non-block items:
Most metals have all of the following recipes, but some do not have ores (metal alloys) and some cannot be made into tools. The metal used in this example is copper.