FTB Infinity Botania Hydroangeas

Discussion in 'Community Showcase' started by Jeffrey0320, Apr 3, 2015.

  1. Jeffrey0320

    Jeffrey0320 New Member

    Hello guys.
    I'm trying to make an early game Hydroangeas mana farm but im having trouble with the infinite water puddles. I think the Flowers are sucking up the water too fast, is there another way of doing this?
  2. Oskar9955

    Oskar9955 New Member

    You could add flood gates that are attached to a Aqueous Accumilator to keep pumping in the water to the pools. Like this https://imgur.com/a/L3Kz8
  3. INCSlayer

    INCSlayer Well-Known Member

    the problem should go away by itself if you use 3x3 water puddles instead of 2x3 ones
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  4. Fiic

    Fiic New Member

    Or a simple redesign to match how many hydroangeas you are using.
  5. Someone Else 37

    Someone Else 37 Forum Addict

    The main thing to keep in mind with Hydroangeas is to make sure that next to every water source block that could be picked up, there are at least two that cannot. In the setup with 2x3 pools, the only source blocks out of range of the hydroangeas are the two in the middle of each pool, and they won't be able to form a new source block.

    3x3 pools solve this fairly well, although they take up a lot of space. Fiic's ring-shaped pool appears to be a bit more compact; a diagonal line of water blocks the same width as each side of the ring pool may be even more so.
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  6. Liquid Klone

    Liquid Klone New Member

    This gives me an idea for a stacked hydrogaena farm. Is there a solid block that will allow mana to pass through though? Would need to contain the water.
  7. Maelstraz

    Maelstraz New Member

    Probably not.
    But there is Phantom Mana Lens for Mana Spreader.
  8. Yusunoha

    Yusunoha New Member

  9. rouge_bare

    rouge_bare Well-Known Member

    A Mana Detector should work, else use a phantom lens. Possibly the Etheral/Spectral Platforms will also work (not tried those in conjunction with bursts though)
  10. Littggr

    Littggr New Member

    the platforms work perfectly. I had them covering all my mana transport and hiding it in the walls/floor :)
  11. b0bst3r

    b0bst3r New Member

    or just be boring like me and stack them in the ocean -


    Edit: Image changed to imgur
    Last edited: Apr 8, 2015
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  12. Yusunoha

    Yusunoha New Member

    image is not working. I'd suggest using imgur to post screenshots to
  13. Gideonseymour

    Gideonseymour Relatable Gamer Trusted User Retired Staff

    Maybe fixed it?
  14. Littggr

    Littggr New Member

    nope, still broken.
  15. Renton Terrace

    Renton Terrace New Member

    if you right click and do view image it opens a new page that has the image on it [​IMG]
  16. Yusunoha

    Yusunoha New Member

    problem is, it seems that that imagehost doesn't allow direct linking to images.
  17. b0bst3r

    b0bst3r New Member

    I changed the link to imgur

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