I have a nano saber, a mining drill, and some Quantum Bodyarmor. Can I enchant them? If so, how? Us, I do want to do this in survival mode.

Also, I hear (mostly on Reddit) that you can enchant tools like this with an uncrafting table. How?

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    This is trivial with server op commands or Creative Mode, so can we assume you mean whether it's possible for a normal survival player? – SevenSidedDie Apr 2 '13 at 3:19
  • You could just...try it? – shanodin Apr 2 '13 at 3:56
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    @Alice You can't in an enchanting table—that's well known. Is there any way at all then, is the question. – SevenSidedDie Apr 2 '13 at 5:43
  • @SevenSidedDie Ah, fairy snuff. – shanodin Apr 2 '13 at 5:58
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    @AliceRees I know right? I'd love to have Protection IV on my jetpack. Love that thing, but it makes me a squishy target for mobs. – SevenSidedDie Apr 2 '13 at 6:00

So it seems it was possible in some old version of IC2, but it was considered bug and was fixed. But I can't find changelog where it was done.

Yes, but not directly. You need to use enchanted books. As for what enchants, I would guess mining drill counts as normal tool, nano saber as weapon and Quantum armor as armor. So enchant accordingly.

  • Just tested: does not work in Survival mode. (It does work in Creative mode, but that's to be expected since you can put any enchant on any item while in Creative mode.) – SevenSidedDie Apr 2 '13 at 5:58
  • I recall seeing a changelog somewhere that says this is no longer possible, but I can't find it right off. – Unionhawk Apr 2 '13 at 12:00
  • So what is the deal with this with the current build? Is or isn't it possible with survival mode? I perhaps need to start a new question but then the tunnel vision people close it with a link to this thread. – Madmenyo Dec 29 '13 at 8:54

I just tested it in IC2 experimental. there was no way to enchant the saber using any mechanic. The enchanting table did nothing when the saber was inserted. i tried books and an anvil using books from all 3 item classes (tool, weapon, armor). I even attempted using server /enchant commands. These all denied enchants on the saber. I did not attempt the mining laser or the armors.

I know you are probably not using experimental, but this will give you an idea of what to expect from the IC2 Dev team in future builds.

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