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SteAStro88

Surface Nuggets

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Strange that searching for a similar topic doesn't come up on anything like what i'm going to discuss..

Everyone that has played a while TFC knows that on the surface are scattered around ores in form of small nuggets, but for my experience i've only found bismuthinite, cassiterite, sphalerite and copper in those rocks..

what i'm aking myself since few days ago is: are they the only ores i can found on the surface?? i mean, i know that every mineral smeltable into metal is available both as medium and small nugget, but i can't find small gold nugget or small galena nuggets, has it something to do with the possible fact that ores which are not in tier 0 or 1 are found deeper from the surface?

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That because loose rocks contain minerals of the surroundings. If you find a nugget, probably below you there is a deposit of what you found. I.E. you can't find gold because it's too deep.

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The fact is that by breaking rocks you will only find those nuggets. Some other nuggets are obtainable as well, but ONLY via panning or sluicing. For example, there exist limonite nuggets and gold nuggets.

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That because loose rocks contain minerals of the surroundings. If you find a nugget, probably below you there is a deposit of what you found. I.E. you can't find gold because it's too deep.

Indeed, that's what i was suspecting :huh:

The fact is that by breaking rocks you will only find those nuggets. Some other nuggets are obtainable as well, but ONLY via panning or sluicing. For example, there exist limonite nuggets and gold nuggets.

You rembered me that way, now i use only the system of searching nuggets on the surface to find a vein under an area with a good concentration of them :D but using the sluice searching up to 60m deeper..

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Indeed, that's what i was suspecting :huh:

You rembered me that way, now i use only the system of searching nuggets on the surface to find a vein under an area with a good concentration of them :D but using the sluice searching up to 60m deeper..

Ya, just put a sluice next to a block of gold or iron, and shazam! The maintenance will be a pain in the ass though. Actually I guess you could make a stream of water up to your above-ground base, and either drop in gravel periodically, or you could use RedPower or something and do that.

*goes off to test stuff*

*is too lazy, tells himself he'll do it later*

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-snip-

My good sir, to perform this task, the incredible Bioxx, developer of the TFC mod, created a new type of bucket. A bucket never see before! The blue steel bucket. This bucket can store WATER SOURCES!!!

Buy your own today for the modest price of 299,90 dunk coins.

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My good sir, to perform this task, the incredible Bioxx, developer of the TFC mod, created a new type of bucket. A bucket never see before! The blue steel bucket. This bucket can store WATER SOURCES!!!

Buy your own today for the modest price of 299,90 dunk coins.

Im working on a map of Dunk Land and now Dunk coins have been added to the list. :)

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Im working on a map of Dunk Land and now Dunk coins have been added to the list. :)

Call them dunk coins. I don't know but dunk hasn't the capitalized "d" and maybe he is like achartran (He hates the capitalized first letter).
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Call them dunk coins. I don't know but dunk hasn't the capitalized "d" and maybe he is like achartran (He hates the capitalized first letter).

Of course, dunk coins.
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My good sir, to perform this task, the incredible Bioxx, developer of the TFC mod, created a new type of bucket. A bucket never see before! The blue steel bucket. This bucket can store WATER SOURCES!!!

Buy your own today for the modest price of 299,90 dunk coins.

This is a SCAM!!!!!!1!!111!!oneone!

Red steel buckets carry water sources; Blue steel buckets carry lava sources.

(You would say it's in the other way, but NOPE)

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This is a SCAM!!!!!!1!!111!!oneone!

Red steel buckets carry water sources; Blue steel buckets carry lava sources.

(You would say it's in the other way, but NOPE)

HAHA!!

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This is a SCAM!!!!!!1!!111!!oneone!

Red steel buckets carry water sources; Blue steel buckets carry lava sources.

(You would say it's in the other way, but NOPE)

TODAY IS THE DAY OF THE OPPOSITE!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY EVERYONE!!!!
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Speaking of surface nuggets... I stepped in one at work the other day while installing at a customer's house. And it WASN'T gold i tell ya that much!

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Speaking of surface nuggets... I stepped in one at work the other day while installing at a customer's house. And it WASN'T gold i tell ya that much!

Wait, what? what do you work with? I thought it was with music.

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Wait, what? what do you work with? I thought it was with music.

I WISH I made music for a living. I install satellite dishes... "and there was much rejoicing... yaaaaaaaaaaayyyy...."

My goal is to compose musical pieces for a living in some way shape or form... but like the stones said.. you can't always get what you want.

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I WISH I made music for a living. I install satellite dishes... "and there was much rejoicing... yaaaaaaaaaaayyyy...."

My goal is to compose musical pieces for a living in some way shape or form... but like the stones said.. you can't always get what you want.

And another sad story at TFC forums, hope this game can at least give you the recognition. What you're doing here is great!

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This thread inspired me! Imma go "make" some more fan art.

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Call them dunk coins. I don't know but dunk hasn't the capitalized "d" and maybe he is like achartran (He hates the capitalized first letter).

nope, I just fucked up. Dunk is fine, i enjoy being a pronoun :)
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nope, I just fucked up. Dunk is fine, i enjoy being a pronoun :)

I think this calls for another:

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I think this calls for another:

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i refuse to be a meme on these forums...
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i refuse to be a meme on these forums...

Don't be against it, it will only make things worst

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Don't be against it, it will only make things worst

But I can delete all posts with my meme in them, so I can actually refuse...
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But I can delete all posts with my meme in them, so I can actually refuse...

Well, yeah.. I would just laugh with them.. but yeah... you can delete everything and ban people

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Well, yeah.. I would just laugh with them.. but yeah... you can delete everything and ban people

not ban, just delete. banning is harsh
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not ban, just delete. banning is harsh

If they keep posting... anyway... take it as you will... I would take it, mostly, as a little joke, no harm.

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