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Shears
Shears
Shears

Type

Tool

Stackable?

No

First Appearance

Version 0.2.0

Shears are a type of tool in Minecraft Pocket Edition added in Alpha 0.2.0

Uses

Shears have many uses in Minecraft Pocket Edition:

  • Shears are used to harvest Wool from Sheep without killing them. Upon shearing a Sheep, the player will get 1-3 Wool, the colour of which will depend on the colour of the Sheep sheared.
  • Shears are used to harvest LeavesVines, Dead Bushes, Tall Grass and Ferns to obtain the respective blocks.
  • Shears are used on Snow Golems to remove the Pumpkin on their head.
  • Shears are used on Mooshrooms to turn them into Cows and obtain Mushrooms.
  • Shears are also used to destroy Wool Blocks faster while it takes no durability damage.
  • Shears also can remove string from Tripwire Hooks without activating it.

Crafting

Trivia

  • Unlike most other tools, Shears have no enchantments available.
  • Shears break Stone slightly faster than hand.
  • After Update 0.12.1, Shears can be used to remove the head of a Snow Golem. This is no longer a Version Exclusive feature as of PC Update 1.9. 
  • Shears are unique in that they are one of the few tools that do not require Sticks to craft, the others being Flint and SteelClocks, and Compasses.
  • Shears make a clicking sound when used after 0.12.1.
  • Shears can be enchanted through Anvils and Enchanted Books.

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