The Nether Ores mod that is currently in the latest version of the Tekkit pack. This mod allows users to find and mine ores in the nether.
Nether Ores have a small chance to explode when exposed to air so be carefull while mining them. Nether Ores give a use for going into the nether other than to get glowstone.
Making Nether Ores Usable
When you have mined a ore in the Nether it will not become an ore like in the normal Minecraft world.
You have to smelt the raw nether ore inside a furnace. Here is a list of what the ores will smelted into:
|Nether Ore||After Smelting|
|Nether Copper Ore||1 Copper Ore|
|Nether Tin Ore||1 Tin Ore|
|Nether Redstone Ore||6 pieces of Redstone|
|Nether Lapis Lazuli||8 pieces of Lapis Lazuli|
|Nether Iron Ore||1 Iron Ore|
|Nether Coal Ore||1 piece of coal|
|Nether Diamond Ore||1 Diamond|
|Nether Gold Ore||1 Gold Ore|