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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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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?
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minecraft liquid logistic pipes, which ones i need

I am using ftb unleashed 1.1.3 and trying to use logistic pipes to get from an ender tank to geothermal generator, and can not figure out what pipe goes on the tank, what goes in between and what goes ...
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Oil refinery not working

My oil refinery isn't working. The two red markers at the refinery won't change their color and no energy flows through the pipes. This is my setup (electrical engine is turned off): This is the new ...
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Minecraft voxel minimap help please

When I was playing 1.5.2 I had voxel minimap and I used the teleporting feature a lot. Now I am using 1.6.2 and the teleporting does not work. I have some other mods,Buildcraft,Ic2,IronChests, and ...
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How do I make an electrical engine pump out more MJ?

Could anyone please tell me how to (if possible) make an electrical engine transfer energy from its own reserves to a machine, a lot faster?
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None of my MJ production is working as expected, what am I doing wrong?

I have 38, yes 38, Industrial Steam engines. These engines are fed by 3 different 36HP Steam Boilers. Each of these engines is hooked up first to a Redstone Energy Conduit line, that then connects to ...
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Why does my AE Crafting System lose its jobs when I'm no longer present?

Sometimes, uncommonly, my AE Crafting System, if loaded with a job that takes a long time, stops working, for seemingly no reason, but only when I'm not around. I've triple checked my chunk loaders, ...
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Automatically recharging LZH condensators in nuclear reactor

I am playing FTB Ultimate 1.4.7 and I want to build a nuclear reactor to power various machines. Since I want to be able to get as much power as possible out of it without having it blowing up, I ...
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What is a Quantum Network Bridge

I'm looking over parts of the AE Mod I haven't experimented with yet and I can't help but notice the interesting looking Quantum Network Bridge. I'm reading it's description but my stupid bone is ...
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Do Turtles recognize their startpoint?

If I have a Turtle exercising a program that causes it to move, does it know by nature the location where it started, or would I have to write a counter for each step it took so it knew how to get ...
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Plate Bender speed issue

It would seem that Gregtech's Plate Bending Machine can only take up to 3 overclocker upgrades before it ceases to function. However, the largest hump in the speed of my AE crafting system is this ...
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How come my trash isn't being taken out?

I have an complex and extensive AE system set up. In this system, I have two barrels (of cobblestone) connected to my AE network via storage buses. These buses are set at a priority level of 64. MY ...
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How can I teach my ME System to distinguish between two different identical materials?

I have an ME Crafting system set up, and it's quite extensive, I'm proud of it. However it does have its flaws. One is that it cannot seem to distinguish at times between two different materials, that ...
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Why is my MFR Harvester harvesting blocks BEHIND it?

I'm attempting to set up a sapling farm to feed into my bioreactor. However my harvester keeps harvesting my nearest building, despite the fact that the building is located BEHIND the harvester, which ...
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Is there a way I can automate the collection of Sticky Resin?

I can't use a normal Harvester/Seeder combination with Rubber Tree Saplings as the Saplings have a drop rate that is entirely too unreliable to continue the cycle for very long. Is there a reliable ...
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Can I configure a Redstone Energy Cell to emit a redstone signal if it is full?

I have Magmatic Engines powering a Redstone Energy Cell. Is there a way to configure the cell to emit a redstone signal once it's full, so I can use said signal to rurn off my engines so they dont ...
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Green lasers? I'm confused

There are green lasers in my world and they changed my sensitivity to default. Here's a screenshot:
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Minecraft FTB Unleashed - Why won't my ME Basic Import Bus work?

fellow mad scientists. I've been playing FTB Unleashed (v1.1.3) for a while now and I recently discovered the Applied Energistics mod. I've also watched Direwolf20's spotlight and a couple other ...
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Nether Portal never goes to Nether

I have a FTB Unleashed server, which I'm in the process of setting up before going public. Part of that setup is checking the Nether etc. So I built a Nether portal and strangely all it does is pass ...
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How can I recover my Minecraft game, after I loaded it without Biomes a plenty?

I accidentally loaded a save game without Biomes a plenty loaded in my Feed the Beast launcher (I forced an update. For somereason that disabled that mod!) I crashed to the ground and died as my Fir ...
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How can I automate inserting items into specific inventory slots?

This is my nuclear reactor, I have a chest and a hopper connected to the top. I want to import items into the chest (or the reactor directly) so that the reactor is always full. However, I need to ...