Minecraft: How to make Charcoal

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Take a Furnace, Right Click...

From there the Top and Bottom are Divided of

To Burn

----------- = Burned Item

Burning Material

Oak Wood

--------------- = Charcoal

Oak Wood Planks


Yes, As Soon as you places Something to Burn It takes One of the Items in the Burning Material and Begins the Process to Convert.