Power Cubes (ALPHA)

Store and transport energy using Power Cubes
3 months ago
Owner: totobest
Source: N/A
Homepage: https://forums.factorio.com/viewtopic...
License: CC BY-NC 4.0
Created: 3 months ago
Latest Version: 0.0.1 (3 months ago)
Factorio version: 0.17
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<ALPHA> <Concept Mod>
Feedback wanted :) Surely not balanced.

  • Unlock Power Cube technology.
  • Craft Power Cubes using Assembling Machines
  • Charge Power Cubes using a Power Cube Charger
  • Carry Power Cubes with belts, robots and trains.
  • Use Power Cubes into a Power Cube station to unleash its power.
  • It's like an Accumulator, but portable.
  • Power Cubes hold 5MJ.
  • Charger Stations charge a PC in 10 sec.
  • Charging with PC MK1 technology adds a 20% overhead.
  • Power Station output is 500kW.
  • UPS-free, no control.lua script.

-- What's next ? --

  • Fast charger station (25% faster than Charger Station)
  • Super fast charger station (50 % faster than FC Station)
  • High-capacity Power Cube (50 MJ?)
  • Power Cube station MK2 (1MW ?), MK3 (5MW?)
  • GFX for Charger stations and Power Cube stations
  • Better GFX for Power Cube.
  • Z-Adventure scenarios where you need a Power Cube to restore electricity in an ancient base.

Scenarios :
- Power your outposts using Power Cubes.
- Power temporary installation.
- Keep power in chests instead of farms of Accumulator to save UPS.