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|“||I don't like sand. It's coarse and rough and irritating, and it gets everywhere.||”|
–Anakin Skywalker, Star Wars, Episode II: Attack of the Clones
Sand is a block that is found in most biomes near water. Sand currently has three variants, these include vanilla, red, and white sand.
Sand is a yellow looking block that has grain particles in it.
Once crafted into sandstone, all colours of sandstone can then be crafted into stairs, slabs, or walls if desired.
Red sand, despite it's name, has an orange tint. It is basically a retextured version of sand made to look more red.
Like normal sand, red sand can be smelted in a to produce glass, made into red sandstone, or red sand slabs. In addition to making stairs, slabs, and walls, red sandstone can be crafted into red Near Harad brick.
Red sand and its products are mostly used for asthetics.
White Sand is a white version of the sand block that is found in certain biomes. These biomes tend to either have had elves, or Númenóreans live in them, some of these biomes are Dor-en-Ernil and Lindon.
White Sand is essentially a white version of sand, it has a grainy texture like sand.
This is used for essentially the same purposes as sand and red sand save for the color being white.