Microwave Transmission

by Camedo

Adds microwave transmission towers and rectenna receivers, for wirelessly charging batteries in equipment grids. Additional receivers can be used to increase throughput. Compatible with most anything that has an equipment grid.

5 days ago
0.17 - 1.1
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Changelog

Version: 1.0.9
Date: 2021-11-30
  Bugfixes:
    - Fixed a crash when changing surfaces. (Thanks goes to michelsciortino!)
Version: 1.0.8
Date: 2021-03-29
  Bugfixes:
    - Added support for Space Exploration, or any mod that clones the towers.
Version: 1.0.7
Date: 2021-03-26
  Changes:
    - Reduced volume of microwave beam sound effect.

  Bugfixes:
    - Fixed some (many >.>) calculation errors.
    - Microwave towers now detach from fully-charged targets correctly.
Version: 1.0.6
Date: 2021-03-24
  Changes:
    - Removed the vehicle specific microwave dishes. Receivers work in anything now.
    - Existing receivers have been buffed.
    - Added a small passive draw to transmission towers.

  Bugfixes:
    - Added support for script_raised_destroy event.
    - Added support for grids on locomotives and wagons.
    - Fixed a bug with towers not actually consuming power from the grid.
Version: 1.0.5
Date: 2021-02-22
  Changes:
    - Updated for Factorio v1.1
Version: 1.0.4
Date: 2020-08-16
  Changes:
    - Updated for Factorio v1.0
    - Added support for grid-equipped Spidertron vehicles.
Version: 1.0.3
Date: 2020-02-10
  Changes:
    - Updated for Factorio v18.x
Version: 1.0.2
Date: 2019-12-14
  Bugfixes:
    - Fixed a crash when players change forces or surfaces.
Version: 1.0.1
Date: 2019-12-12
  Bugfixes:
    - Fixed a bug causing a crash when breaking towers.