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by Westrum
Fri Apr 08, 2016 12:48 pm
Forum: Medium/Big/Gigantic Sized Structures
Topic: Modular Extensible PnP Factory
Replies: 74
Views: 115664

Re: Modular Extensible PnP Factory

They don't transport items but make the blue belts, right after the first splitter, not to make left/right turns but to be straight, so the items are side-fed onto the belt, with only one lane used: http://i.imgur.com/jWus83c.png The balancer balances lanes (uneven demand on the consumption-belts l...
by Westrum
Fri Apr 08, 2016 12:02 pm
Forum: Medium/Big/Gigantic Sized Structures
Topic: Modular Extensible PnP Factory
Replies: 74
Views: 115664

Re: Modular Extensible PnP Factory

Oh wow, this is like christmas! I got that Factorio itch again! 1 more hour at work, and I'm home for a weekend of marathon gaming! Thanks :D

Edit: Why does your lane balancers use yellow belts which points in the wrong direction? Am I missing something clever?
by Westrum
Fri Apr 08, 2016 8:10 am
Forum: Off topic
Topic: The Ctrl+V Game
Replies: 218
Views: 69867

Re: The Ctrl+V Game

Koeing 420-400
by Westrum
Thu Apr 07, 2016 10:58 am
Forum: Gameplay Help
Topic: Simple Questions and Short Answers
Replies: 1176
Views: 159642

Re: Simple Questions and Short Answers

Yeah, but the information in that thread seems old and outdated. Something about belt speed being redone in 0.12 or something.
by Westrum
Thu Apr 07, 2016 10:57 am
Forum: Implemented Suggestions
Topic: Furnace upgrades?
Replies: 14
Views: 6188

Re: Furnace upgrades?

When you are at the electric stage, you got access to bots anyway, so redesigning is fairly simple. My opinion of course.
by Westrum
Thu Apr 07, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: Medium/Big/Gigantic Sized Structures
Topic: Modular Extensible PnP Factory
Replies: 74
Views: 115664

Re: Modular Extensible PnP Factory

Shameless bump. I use this setup in my games now, and it's so awesome and easy to plan. Could you post some more of your "racks" (no pun intended.) ? I would love to see some clever ideas!
by Westrum
Thu Apr 07, 2016 10:11 am
Forum: Show your Creations
Topic: Efficient, Aesthetic & Automated Red & Green node
Replies: 9
Views: 4761

Re: Efficient, Aesthetic & Automated Red & Green node

Isn't that the wrong ratio? Afaik, you should have 6 green and 5 red.
by Westrum
Wed Apr 06, 2016 10:34 am
Forum: Gameplay Help
Topic: Simple Questions and Short Answers
Replies: 1176
Views: 159642

Re: Simple Questions and Short Answers

What is known to be the most efficient furnace layout? I use 40 stone furnaces per yellow belt. According to my math, 40 stone furnaces should produce approx. 12 plates / second. A yellow belt have 13,33 items / sec. This should work, but I have problems with belt compression. Whats the easiest/most...

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