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Efficient Way of Pushing Mobs?

Discussion in 'General FTB chat' started by Archie Duffy, Aug 14, 2014.

  1. Archie Duffy

    Archie Duffy New Member

    I know there are multiple ways of doing this in the Monster pack, but the OpenBlocks fans aren't good enough and I don't want to get into RotaryCraft just yet. So what should I use?
  2. Bigpak

    Bigpak New Member

    How about the conveyor belts from minefactory reloaded? Those are a really nice method for it, That is usually what I use when I need to transport mobs around :)

    Another possible extremely vanilla way of doing it is minecarts on tracks.
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  3. Archie Duffy

    Archie Duffy New Member

    Mobs can't spawn on either of those things.
  4. malicious_bloke

    malicious_bloke Over-Achiever

    corporeal attractors from thaumic tinkerer, it can be set to pull or push mobs up to 7(?) blocks away
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  5. Bigpak

    Bigpak New Member

    You never specified if they needed to be able to spawn on that block or anything. Sorry, if I knew that I wouldn't have wasted your time :(
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  6. rhn

    rhn Too Much Free Time

    What means of spawning are you using that requires a floor? Normal dark room or what?

    As for moving mobs I have to agree with the use of the TT magnet thingies for mobs.
  7. RJS

    RJS New Member

    Blood Magic has a ritual that can push mobs away as well IIRC
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  8. pizzawolf14

    pizzawolf14 New Member

    XU(?) conveyor belts can have mobs spawn on them. It's the one that looks like tracks.
  9. madnewmy

    madnewmy New Member

    isint that open blocks?
  10. dwappo

    dwappo New Member

    Nope, that's Extra Utilities. Openblocks doesn't have conveyors, that goes to MFR.
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  11. Archie Duffy

    Archie Duffy New Member

    A very large room with cursed earth flooring.
  12. RedBoss

    RedBoss New Member

    Why not just use an mfr grinder?
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  13. rhn

    rhn Too Much Free Time

    Yeah my thought exactly. The Grinder have pretty much the same range as any pushing/pulling means you can find, so might as well just kill them on the spot. If the room is more than 10 blocks across, you could just make a pillar in the middle with the grinder(s) embedded.
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  14. Archie Duffy

    Archie Duffy New Member

    I would have to use over 300 MFR Grinders.
  15. Celestialphoenix

    Celestialphoenix Too Much Free Time

    Just alternate rows of MFR conveyor and spawning location.

    You know theres range upgrades right?
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  16. RedBoss

    RedBoss New Member

    Unless you have a 2400x2400 block room, I doubt you'd need 10% of that many grinders.
    Last edited: Aug 15, 2014
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  17. madnewmy

    madnewmy New Member

    No range upgrade in grinder
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  18. Archie Duffy

    Archie Duffy New Member

    Tell me exactly, how do I put the range upgrades in a grinder?
  19. Dragonchampion

    Dragonchampion New Member

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  20. Archie Duffy

    Archie Duffy New Member

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