Difference between revisions of "Mining Robot"

From Mine Things
Jump to: navigation, search
(Minor edits about MR details)
Line 7: Line 7:
 
BPH is how many buckets of dirt your mining robots pull out of the Earth per hour. On average, you will find an item for every (insert # of buckets here) buckets. Your mining robots start out with a base 25BPH, but this can be increased by A) By moving to the city where your mines are, which will give you +5 BPH to all mines you have in that particular city. B) By buying [[equipment]] which will increase your BPH according to the color tier it is. There are seven types of equipment, and each one can only be used once per mine. The best equipment you have will automatically be used. C) By buying another mine, giving you another 25 BPH!  
 
BPH is how many buckets of dirt your mining robots pull out of the Earth per hour. On average, you will find an item for every (insert # of buckets here) buckets. Your mining robots start out with a base 25BPH, but this can be increased by A) By moving to the city where your mines are, which will give you +5 BPH to all mines you have in that particular city. B) By buying [[equipment]] which will increase your BPH according to the color tier it is. There are seven types of equipment, and each one can only be used once per mine. The best equipment you have will automatically be used. C) By buying another mine, giving you another 25 BPH!  
 
==MR Robots==
 
==MR Robots==
These Mining Robots are special robots built by [[Professions#Manufacturers|Manufacturers]] in [[Factories]].  They come in 28 varieties labeled MR 3, MR 4, etc.  The level of the robot is determined by the number of melds owned by the Manufacturer (30-39 gives MR 3, 40-49 gives MR 4, etc. and since you cannot be a Manufacturer with less than 30 melds there is no MR 1 or MR 2). Building any robot requires 5 [[Ore]] and 5000 components.
+
These Mining Robots are special robots built by [[Professions#Manufacturers|Manufacturers]] in [[Factories]].  They come in 28 varieties labeled MR 5, MR 6, etc.  The level of the robot is determined by the number of melds owned by the Manufacturer: 50-59 gives MR 5, 60-69 gives MR 6, etc. Since you cannot be a Manufacturer with less than 50 melds there is no MR 1 or MR 2 - it is possible to buy (but no longer produce) MR 3 and 4s because the meld limit on manufacturing was once 30. Building any robot requires 5 [[Ore]] and 5000 components.
Mining robots replace your standard mining robot and have the ability to find damaged versions of normal items as they process buckets in your mine.  The damaged items that are found will be blue, red, purple or orange rarity.  Damaged items cannot be used or sold but they '''can''' be repaired by a Manufacturer at a factory with 1 [[Ore]] and 1000 components. Mining Robots can be bought and sold on the free market.
+
Mining robots replace your standard mining robot and have the ability to find damaged versions of normal items as they process buckets in your mine.  The damaged items that are found will be blue, red, purple or orange rarity.  Damaged items cannot be used or sold but they '''can''' be repaired by in a factory with 1 [[Ore]] and 1000 components. Mining Robots can be bought and sold on the free market.
  
 
Bigrig73 made the first miner robot, an MR 12, with the first Damaged Item being Damaged TNT.
 
Bigrig73 made the first miner robot, an MR 12, with the first Damaged Item being Damaged TNT.
 
[[Category: Items]]
 
[[Category: Items]]

Revision as of 16:09, 11 July 2011

Mining robots are what mine for you. They will mine day and night non-stop, and will mine as long as your batteries are running. Your mining robots can only mine three mines at one time, and mine at 25bph (buckets per hour). This can be increased by moving to the city your mines are located in (giving a +5bph bonus to all mines in the city you move to), and by using equipment (which boosts your bph according to the color of the equipment your using. Equipment doesn't stack.

MR 12

Batteries

Your batteries are what run your mining robots, if they run out, your bots will stop mining and you'll stop finding things. Your batteries can be recharged simply by clicking the "findings" tab. At first, your maximum battery life is 16 hours, meaning your going to have to check at least once a day to keep them running. This time can be increased by getting more melds, which will increase your battery life by 1 hour per meld. You can also buy temporary battery extensions in the shop that will give you 10 days of battery life each. These are only temporary, but can be helpful if your going on vacation or will be away from a computer for a long period of time, allowing your mining robots to keep mining despite you not being there to recharge them. Each extension costs 9 credits.

BPH(Buckets Per Hour)

BPH is how many buckets of dirt your mining robots pull out of the Earth per hour. On average, you will find an item for every (insert # of buckets here) buckets. Your mining robots start out with a base 25BPH, but this can be increased by A) By moving to the city where your mines are, which will give you +5 BPH to all mines you have in that particular city. B) By buying equipment which will increase your BPH according to the color tier it is. There are seven types of equipment, and each one can only be used once per mine. The best equipment you have will automatically be used. C) By buying another mine, giving you another 25 BPH!

MR Robots

These Mining Robots are special robots built by Manufacturers in Factories. They come in 28 varieties labeled MR 5, MR 6, etc. The level of the robot is determined by the number of melds owned by the Manufacturer: 50-59 gives MR 5, 60-69 gives MR 6, etc. Since you cannot be a Manufacturer with less than 50 melds there is no MR 1 or MR 2 - it is possible to buy (but no longer produce) MR 3 and 4s because the meld limit on manufacturing was once 30. Building any robot requires 5 Ore and 5000 components. Mining robots replace your standard mining robot and have the ability to find damaged versions of normal items as they process buckets in your mine. The damaged items that are found will be blue, red, purple or orange rarity. Damaged items cannot be used or sold but they can be repaired by in a factory with 1 Ore and 1000 components. Mining Robots can be bought and sold on the free market.

Bigrig73 made the first miner robot, an MR 12, with the first Damaged Item being Damaged TNT.