vacuum hopper

Discussion in 'General FTB chat' started by mrdeano, Mar 5, 2014.

  1. mrdeano

    mrdeano New Member

    im playing on a feed the beast Monster server and i wanna use "vacuum hopper" but i can not get it to dump the xp that it picks up in to a tank i do click on the tap to tell it to but it dont sump it
  2. SatanicSanta

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  3. mrdeano

    mrdeano New Member

    Nothing and I have read that
  4. DriftinFool

    DriftinFool Well-Known Member

    Use a fluidduct between it and the tank. Also make sure you selected the proper side. It is easy to select the wrong one if you access the block from an odd angle.
  5. Niels Henriksen

    Niels Henriksen Well-Known Member

    But it should be easy to see if the wrong side is chosen. The hopper and pipe should be connected.
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  6. mrdeano

    mrdeano New Member

    Bump need help
  7. Niels Henriksen

    Niels Henriksen Well-Known Member

    Show us some pictures of your setup
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  8. PierceSG

    PierceSG Popular Member

    Doesn't the vacuum hopper have a protruding end when you set the face to output even when there is nothing for it to connect to?

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  9. darkeshrine

    darkeshrine Well-Known Member

    I couldn't get It to dump into anything either. I finally threw a fluiduct on it with a pneumatic servo and let the Fluiduct to the pumping.
  10. PastorBones

    PastorBones Member

    I'm having the same issue except in my modpack there is no Thermal Dynamics :(

    I have 6 blaze spawners captured from the nether using diamond dollies. After spawning into the trap, they are ushered into a pit of death (iron spikes). The vacuum hopper is sucking out the items (and XP) from the chamber....or...that's what it should be doing.

    I resorted to Ender IO fluid conduits as I have often done these past few months. The redstone IS disabled on the conduit, btw.

  11. SolManX

    SolManX Active Member

    Do iron spikes pick up XP?
  12. PastorBones

    PastorBones Member

    HAHA! It's gold spikes isn't it? I've spent a whole hour trying to figure out why I'm not getting xp in the tank lol! Will fix the next time I'm on that world...just forget you ever saw me :p
  13. DriftinFool

    DriftinFool Well-Known Member

    You need gold or diamond spikes to get XP. Iron spikes only get drops. Diamond spikes allow you to get player only kill special drops as well.

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