Ore Dowsing Mod 1.8, 1.7.10

Ore Dowsing Mod 1.8, 1.7.10 provides items called Dowsing Rods which can help find ores and other blocks. When you right-click with a Dowsing Rod it highlights ores which it finds in a cube around you (sized from 9x9x9 to 17x17x17 depending on the tier). Which ores it highlights is also dependent on the tier.

Wood Dowsing Rod revealing some iron ore:

Ore Dowsing Mod (2)

Diamond Dowsing Rod revealing coal, iron, redstone, lapis, gold, and diamond ores:

Ore Dowsing Mod (1)

The highest-tier rod (diamond) can also be set to target a specific ore of your choice, or even non-ores. This can be used for various cheaty and non-cheaty tasks, such as finding chests in a mine or stronghold, or highlighting a pipe system in your base.


There are 4 different Dowsing Rods:
– Wood Dowsing Rod
– made with 5 sticks, 1 coal

– finds iron
– searches 9×9 cube
– 50 uses

– Iron Dowsing Rod
– made with 5 iron ingots, 1 redstone

– finds gold
– searches 13×13 cube
– 100 uses

– Gold Dowsing Rod
– made with 5 gold ingots, 1 lapis lazuli

– finds diamonds
– searches 17×17 cube
– 100 uses

– Diamond Dowsing Rod
– made with 5 diamonds, 1 emerald

– shift-right-click on a block to find that type of block
– shift-right-click on air to find any ore
– searches 17×17 cube

– expand range by combining with 4 more diamonds in a crafting grid
– 1000 uses
– repair damage by recharging with RF

Ore Dowsing Mod Installation

  1. First you need download and install Minecraft Forge.
  2. Then download this Minecraft mod file at link below.
  3. Go to %appdata%. It can also be found by searching for “%appdata%” in your start menu.
  4. Go to .minecraft/mods folder.
  5. If the “mods” folder does’nt exist in your PC, you’ll need create one.
  6. Then drag and drop the downloaded .jar (or .zip) file into mods folder.
  7. Enjoy.

Download Ore Dowsing Mod

Ore Dowsing Mod 1.7.10

Ore Dowsing Mod 1.8

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