Friday facts #146 - The GFX workflow

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Re: Friday facts #146 - The GFX workflow

Post by Supercheese » Fri Jul 15, 2016 7:00 am

Using bots to transfer filled barrels is very nice...
Sure beats the alternative: Pipe Hell.

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Re: Friday facts #146 - The GFX workflow

Post by lpw » Fri Jul 15, 2016 8:18 am

Supercheese wrote:Using bots to transfer filled barrels is very nice...
Sure beats the alternative: Pipe Hell.
How about liquid bots? And provider/requester/storage tanks?

Edit: Those tanks should probably be only 1x1 to be practical....
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Re: Friday facts #146 - The GFX workflow

Post by ChurchOrganist » Fri Jul 15, 2016 8:31 am

Supercheese wrote:Using bots to transfer filled barrels is very nice...
Sure beats the alternative: Pipe Hell.
Indeed!

I was using the Fluid Barrel mod during my last 0.12 factory, which saved on miles of pipe as my bots could carry each type of fluid.

I shall deffo be including it when I have completed my first 0.13 vanilla game.
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