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How can I make Buildcraft pipe not break on single strike?

Your answer is in the config folder, goto buildcraft's config folder and open main.conf, open it using notepad, and where it says D:pipes.durability=0.25, somewhere near the bottom, all you have to do ...
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How do I power a pump with a Reactor

Yes. A Big Reactors reactor produces Redstone Flux (RF). Redstone Flux is converted to Buildcraft power automatically within most energy conduits. Redstone Flux is a common power system that a lot of ...
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Is water still infinite with BuildCraft?

Depending on the pump you use. The Redpower pumps suck up water blocks, eventually draining a water source entirely, but IndustrialCraft pumps are not so "efficient". They will only empty a single ...
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Mob Farm Spawning Issues

Two issues are at odds here: Mob cap and despawn sphere. Any mobs more than 128 blocks from any player will despawn immediately, meaning if you build your farm in such a way the only spawnable blocks ...
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Redstone and Combustion engines constantly stopping and starting

Typicially, combustion engines BY DESIGN will not constantly produce power. when the engine is going down (towards the base) energy will come out. As such, it is advised to have a bunch of engines, ...
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buildcraft combustion engines overheat

I think you need to be activley pumping in more water than fuel to compensate on these engines, the gold wont affect that as its not an increase in vulume, try having a second pump systems adding to ...
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Is there a way to prevent pipe overflow in Buildcraft?

A simpler and less costly way to make sure items don't pop out of the pipes (I've had similar experiences) is to replace the pipe after the wooden extraction pipe to an iron pipe, make sure it is ...
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Help with combustion engine?

Stone pipes, in my experience, don't provide enough water that the thirsty combustion engines require. This is also easy to tell in your picture as the pipes are not filled... meaning they are only ...
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Prevent BuildCraft Item Drops

There are a few ways to combat this upgrade to logistics pipes they are a lot smarter although a little more expensive. Request that users put obsidian void pipe overflows where the item drops may ...
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