Feed the Beast is a popular Minecraft mod that combines various features from a huge number of mods. It adds features such as new items, new world generations, magic, and new technology.

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Is there any reason to need a Manyullyn pickaxe?

In Tinkers' Construct, the top tier alloy, Manyullyn, has a mining level of 5, and a speed of 9. However, Cobalt is slightly faster, at the cost of a mining level. Is there any reason, aside from a ...
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How do I suppress warnings from an Interdiction Matrix

I'm running a Feed The Beast server and I use an Interdiction Matrix to eliminate hostile mobs around the spawn. The problem is that the matrix issues a warning in chat when you are near the edge ...
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What is the difference between vanilla Minecraft and FTB?

What is the difference between vanilla and FTB Minecraft? I was playing Minecraft and my brother asked if it was vanilla or FTB and I said I didn't know. So now I am asking this site to see what the ...
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What can cause an explosion in peaceful mode?

I was recently relayed an odd episode. My friend was playing Feed the Beast's Monster pack (single player), mining away in the Nether, on peaceful mode, nothing unusual in sight, and suddenly there's ...
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Equivalent to filter?

I'm playing FTB direwolf20 and I'm setting up a storage-system with a router and some barrels. I've watched plenty of tutorials on how to do this efficiently, but they all use a filter (from RedPower ...
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FTB Monster lag spikes

I am getting massive 2-second lag spikes every 3 seconds while playing FTB Monster, including in menus and the inventory screen. I am not playing on a flash drive, and turning the graphics settings ...
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How can I get more research points?

I've finally discovered some variety of aspects, so I'm researching everything I can get my hands on. In the process, I've come across a few research notes. I'm rather new to this, so I'm trying to ...
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MFFS = instant kill?

Does an MFFS forcefield coming from a projector linked to a defense station kill an intruder instantly, even if the forcefield is only switched on for a very short period?
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How do I disable machine sounds in IC2?

I'm getting an error that is making my game unplayable. Error in class 'SourceLWJGL OpenAL Channel null in method 'stop' Some google searches show this is a error involving IC2 machine ...
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Feed the Beast Direwolf20 1.6.4 crash

So i have been playing feed the beast lately direwolf20 1.6.4 and recently one of my friends quit the game directly using alt-f4 and later in that day I went ahead to open the game but it opens to the ...
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Solar panels without sunlight?

I'm running FTB direwolf20 and I use a lot of solar alloys. Is there any way of providing "fake" sunlight? Torches and glowstone don't seem to help keep my panels up during night. Hybrid panels are ...
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how do you make refined iron on industrial craft 2?

I tried to make refined iron by cooking it in the furnace but it doesnt work, so if someone knows how then please help.
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Easy redstone memory

I want to make a simple one-bit storage to check if someone else entered my house. For the person detector, I use the magic plate from thaumcraft. But how can I build a circuit memory which changes ...
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Minecraft forestry multi-farm crash?

I am playing FTB direwolf20 1.6.4 pack and I am trying to build a forestry multi-farm, in the beginning it worked but after awhile every time I try to restock it with items it crashes my game, I know ...
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Disabled Items screen FTB Minecraft

I dont know what I did. I was pressing buttons and now I cannot pull up my items screen. The one you can craft with. I have tried pressing all the buttons again but it did not work.
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i keep getting kicked from FTB [closed]

I get to play the game for a few minutes but then it says shutting down internal server. if you could help me I would really appreciate it.
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How do friends come to my ftb server?

I have a friend with the same modpack as me, and I have the feed the beast server. How does my freind join? Do I need to port forward differently than in vanilla?
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What is the conversion of a blast radius measured in milli creepers to an actual measurement?

Can someone explain the blast radius (from the center outward) of 500 milli creepers? (I assume that 1 creeper = 1000 milli creepers) I'm asking this because, on the FTB wiki, under power armor, it ...
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FTB direwolf20 1.0.11 How to make terminal glasses?

I am trying to make terminal glasses, but these require coiled wire. I tried using the newest version of NEI(didnt work) and searched for it on the internet. The only thing I saw was this link: ...
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Feed the Beast Unleashed Server, Can't Keep Up Messages [duplicate]

Hey Guys I'm running a feed the beast unleashed server for me and my friend but it always lags and gives me messages like can't keep up, did the server time change or was it overloaded? stuff like ...
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How can I get rid of an Unstable Node quickly?

So I'm an admin of a minecraft server, and I've discovered that the wisps near my server's spawn arn't just the result of a spawner, there is actually a very large (over 500 vis) unstable node about ...
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How do I use unloaders with steve's carts?

I've been searching, and couldn't find the answer anywhere! How can I use an item unloader to unload all Items except for the fuel in my modular cart? Is it even possible? I've also played around ...
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How can I keep an inventory in a machine topped up by pulling from AE?

(I'm using the latest DireWolf20 pack so I am happy to use any items contained in those mods.) I have a multi-block tree farm which is working well to provide me with wood/charcoal but it will run ...
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In what ways can I generate EU in feed the beast?

Feed the beast has many different packs and settings, so for the sake of consistency we shall use the most common combination of core mods, Industrial Craft 2, GregTech, Buildcraft, Forestry, ...
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Slow Minecraft, how to fix FPS

How can you speed up Minecraft FPS without using these two solutions: Optifine & Settings?
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How to access the multifarm GUI?

I've build a multifarm: However, when I right click the farm blocks no GUI appears... So how do I access it?
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Distribute items evenly through pipes

Is there a equivalent pipe to Tekkit's "distribution transport pipe" for FTB unleashed? I know diamond pipes will split items if a specific item is allowed on multiple exits/colors. The problem is i ...
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Why wont my compressed cobblestone craft?

The Extra Utilities mod allows players to craft compressed cobblestone using normal cobblestone. Only for some reason in my new server it no longer seems to work. If you put the recepie in the ...
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Turning (redstone) engines

I have several machines next to each other with wooden pipe outputs at the back of those machines continuing down with other pipes. But when i place the engines to power the wooden pipes they turn to ...
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Can drills (and other FTB tools) be enchanted in survival mode?

First of all i am aware of this question: Is it possible to enchant IndustrialCraft items? The answer from Euphoric states it can be done using books. This is confirmed by the FTB-wiki: This ...
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How do I level up in Ars Magica 2? [duplicate]

I've been playing Ars Magica 2 and casting spells but there's no xp bar for the magic. I have checked the options but that's not it, I can move it but can't see it. I'm also not levelling - I've ...
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FTB Direwolf20 pack automatic ME Crafting

I want to make an me system that crafts cobblestone in compressed cobblestone if you have more than 2 stacks of cobblestone, then crafts that compressed cobblestone in double compressed cobblestone ...
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Why are there flying pigs in my Minecraft?

I played minecraft when suddenly some flying pigs spawned. They look like small pigs flying on a chicken (they are relatively small so it's hard to see): They fly down in a straight line and then ...
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How do I set up an automated rubber farm?

What would be a simple setup for an automated rubber farm? I know there exists an automated treetap and a rubber farm block, but I've read the latter is deprecated. So, how do I set up such a farm?
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Requiring help with seed oil

Which pipe would i use to pump my seed oil into carpenter? I have seed oil in my carpenter and I have a waterproof cobblestone pipe connecting from the squeezer to my Carpenter.
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How can i see the heat of a Stirling engine

Is there any way of seeing how much heat has been building up in my engine? Otherwise what is a good indication of when to stop the engine so it will not explode?
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Transfer experience to items

Is there anything in the direwolf20 modpack which would allow you to transfer experience from the player to a machine or item for later use? Maybe something like a Bottle O' Enchanting which you can ...
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Stone block with red veins and a black spot?

I stumbled on this stone block at Z-16 that illuminates some light. It has red/pink veins and a dark black spot about 1/16 the size of a single block. I cannot mine it with my iron pickaxe. I tried ...
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How can I change MJ into EU?

I'm using the Yogcraft mod pack in Feed The Beast. How do I change MJ into EU?
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Obsidian pillar with lapis block on top

Is there any deeper purpose in these obsidian pillars? They appear most often in the twilight forest but I think I have seen them also in the the overworld.
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Crash when trying to use a apiarist database

Some time ago, I used an apiarist database successfully without any errors. But now I crafted a new one and if it try to right-click with it I get the following error log: Minecraft has ...
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How do I progress in Ars Magica 2?

I took with my first skill points "Self" and "Regenerate" and "Projectile". Now I can make only 2 spells - "Self Regenerate" & "Projectile Regenerate" - which I both can't cast. The first uses 270 ...
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Can AIR BLOCKS be part of your ME network?

I'm having an issue with my ME system resetting when I'm not around, supposedly due to chunkloading issues. I have several(3) wireless ME Access Points set up. The Access Points themselves are ...
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Infernal furnace bonus items

From the Thaumonomicon: "By capturing a Blaze and harnessing its energy within a furnace crafted from obsidian and netherbrick you have created a highly efficient and fuel free furnace. So efficient ...
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How quickly does a MFR Auto-Spawner spawn mobs?

The MFR Auto-Spawner can be used to spawn mobs, much like a vanilla mob spawner. The mod Soul Shards does this as well. I've been told that a tier 5 soul shard spawns mobs faster than the ...
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Minecraft(ftb) lags with fps of 100/200

I am playing minecraft feed the beast with the Direwolf20 pack, and I got all settings maxed. With this settings I get with an AMD R9 290 around 100/200 FPS. But even with this much fps, it looks like ...
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Computercraft trading machine script

I was trying to program a computercraft trading machine which would let the player select an item after he paid a fixed price. This is my current setup: This is my current program code: sort = ...
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MCPC+ 1.6.4 Console Spam

I'm running a modded minecraft server with MCPC+, the console is being spammed with 12.12 13:15:30 [Server] INFO long2 12.12 13:15:29 [Server] INFO long2 12.12 13:15:29 [Server] INFO ...
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Trading machine with item selection

I'm trying to build a trading machine in SMP where players should be able to pay a fixed price to get a item they selected (in my case music discs). My setup looks like this: It should work like ...
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Efficent ways to lure animals

Are there any items in the Direwolf20 pack that allow you to lure animals into your farm more efficiently than by vanilla means?