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by darebakk
Sat Jan 16, 2021 5:24 pm
Forum: Gameplay Help
Topic: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions
Replies: 13
Views: 1336

Re: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions

Asking here rather than starting my own thread: how does one check he amount of fuel present in a locomotive? This doesn't seem to happen in the above examples, or if it does, I'm totally missing it. To me it looks as if the inserter will count fuel into the locomotive whenever it stops at the stat...
by darebakk
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Gameplay Help
Topic: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions
Replies: 13
Views: 1336

Re: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions

I don't understand how this arithmetic combinator is wired to the system. The inserter keeps loading and loading, no matter what the train does :( One non-standard arithmetic combinator, counting the fuel as it is loaded into the locomotive. Wiring is standard for a counter: one wire from the inser...
by darebakk
Mon Jan 11, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: Gameplay Help
Topic: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions
Replies: 13
Views: 1336

Re: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions

@disentius, this is so simple and elegant. i love it! ;)
by darebakk
Sun Jan 10, 2021 8:05 pm
Forum: Gameplay Help
Topic: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions
Replies: 13
Views: 1336

Re: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions

I don't understand how this arithmetic combinator is wired to the system. The inserter keeps loading and loading, no matter what the train does :(
Amarula wrote: ↑
Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:00 pm
One non-standard arithmetic combinator, counting the fuel as it is loaded into the locomotive.
by darebakk
Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: Gameplay Help
Topic: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions
Replies: 13
Views: 1336

Re: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions

Thank you for another interesting solution!
Amarula wrote: ↑
Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:00 pm
I discovered it could be easier than I thought:
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by darebakk
Sun Jan 10, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: Gameplay Help
Topic: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions
Replies: 13
Views: 1336

Re: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions

If anybody is interested in this task, posting a solution by Renan Gomes.
by darebakk
Sun Jan 10, 2021 2:10 pm
Forum: Gameplay Help
Topic: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions
Replies: 13
Views: 1336

Re: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions

In theory I have some many ideas and I know exactly how to do it. Just when I start wiring and using combinators, it doesn't work. Thats why I need help, like a screenshot and description of combinators' settings. I just can't figure it out, how to connect everything properly. I would use a counter,...
by darebakk
Sun Jan 10, 2021 11:19 am
Forum: Gameplay Help
Topic: Fuelling a locomotive with conditions
Replies: 13
Views: 1336

Fuelling a locomotive with conditions

Let's say I have a box with 50 pieces of solid fuel. And the task is, when a locomotive stops at the station, I want to load only 2 pieces of that fuel in it. How to do it?? I tried to fiddle with the station signals, decider and arithmetic combinators with several boxes and inserters, however, no m...

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