Relay

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Relay
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Properties
Type Block
Tool  ?
Armor rating {{{armorrating}}}
Damage {{{damage}}}
Durability {{{durability}}}
Mining level {{{mininglevel}}}
Stackable Yes (64)
Flammable No
Danger {{{danger}}}
Protection {{{protection}}}
Storage {{{storageslots}}}
Liquid Storage {{{lstorage}}} mB
Upgrades
{{{upgrades}}}
Previous tier {{{prevtier}}}
Next tier {{{nexttier}}}
Energy Consumption
Max EU Input {{{maxeu}}}
EU Use {{{eu_use}}} EU/t
EU Per Operation {{{eu_op}}}
EU Storage {{{storage}}} EU
EU Production {{{eu_produce}}} EU/t
Max EU Output {{{maxout}}}
Max Heat Input {{{maxhu}}} HU/t
Heat Use {{{hu_use}}} HU/t
Heat Production {{{hu_produce}}} HU/t
Max Kinetic Input {{{maxku}}} KU/t
Kinetic Use {{{ku_use}}} KU/t
Kinetic Production {{{ku_produce}}} KU/t
Technical Details
Operation Length {{{optime}}} Seconds
UU Cost {{{uu_cost}}}
First appearance {{{firstappearance}}}
Last appearance {{{lastappearance}}}
ID IC2:{{{id}}}
Flow Speed {{{fluidspeed}}} m/s
Player Speed {{{movespeed}}}
Please note: this item has been removed in IC2.

Energy Relays are our new device to enhance the control of Electric Currents:

  1. They can be used for the horizontal adjustment of current flow, as their output can be defined by the direction the player is standing in, upon placing the Relay.
  2. Relays can COMBINE multiple currents and re-emit them as one fresh combined current, reducing the amount of distance-based energy loss.
  3. Relays can emit "Medium Voltage" up to 256 EUs.
Example of usage

Note: Energy relayed is not conserved. You can lose energy simply by having relay pointing to nowhere.


ATTENTION: Medium Voltage is still too powerful for most devices and can cause spontanous explosions. However, advanced machinery (with high EU consumption) is generally capable of handling MV, as well as Relays themselves and MFSUs.


Recipe


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