How many stacks do I need for a full beacon?

Level Mineral blocks Layers
1 9 3×3, beacon
2 34 5×5, 3×3, beacon
3 83 (1 stack + 19 blocks) 7×7, 5×5, 3×3, beacon
4 164 (2 stacks + 36 blocks) 9×9, 7×7, 5×5, 3×3, beacon

How many blocks do you need for a max level beacon?

Place the beacon block atop a pyramid of some combination of iron, gold, diamond and emerald blocks. The pyramid can be 1—4 layers high; you’ll need 9 blocks for the top layer, 25 for the second, 49 for the third and 81 for the last.

How many blocks do you need for 2 full beacon?

TIP: You don’t need to gather all of the blocks. You need 34 of the mineral blocks and 1 beacon to build the structure. Then you need 1 iron ingot, gold ingot, diamond or emerald to activate the beacon.

What is the max beacon size?

Once you have filled in the entire pyramid, your Beacon will have its maximum range of 50 blocks. Once you exit this range, you’ll have 17 seconds until the designated status effect ends for your character.