It has actually landed 50 years ago, but it’s still something that we look at with awe. A railgun needs less grav-gens than one might think. 106k members in the spaceengineers community. Español - Latinoamérica (Spanish - Latin America). Stats: Seeing as I am primarily a scripter, that is a no-go for me. The Quicklauncher spacegun A space gun, sometimes called a Verne gun because of its appearance in From the Earth to the Moon by Jules Verne, is a method of launching an object into space using a large gun - or cannonlike structure. Positive. Released Apr 15th, 2020. [/caption] The idea for using rail guns to launch objects to space has been around for years – even Isaac Newton considered the concept. Ranked 8,042 of 39,650 with 164 (0 today) downloads. Ranked 763 of 42,420 with 491 (3 today) downloads. IIRC I started with 4x(2x6) and cut it down to 4x4 which was still enough power to penetrate ~4 layers of large heavy armor. Space Engineers is a sandbox game about engineering, construction, exploration and survival in space and on planets. If you have a related Youtube channel, enter the URL. Released Jun 13th, 2020. They're easy to use and the most complicated part is to gather enough resources for the tracks. Railguns recharge at a reduced rate when the ship power is overloaded. Enter the full URL of your item or group's Facebook page, Enter the full URL of your item or group's Twitter page. Unrated. - Turreted railgun has a 7x7x3 form factor to prevent spammy placement. The electromagnetic railgun uses electricity instead of chemicals to fire projectiles. - Turreted railgun has a 11x6x11 form factor with a roughly 3x3x3 collision mesh. This subreddit is about the video game "Space Engineers", a space themed sandbox game with creation tools similar to minecraft which can be best described as: "Shape and Build your own functional Space craft from self-obtained resources" Subscribe. Railgun for Space Engineers Released Jul 10th, 2020. If you overload on power, the rate of fire is nerfed. There is a list of his publications describing his team's work. I love this mod, unironically the best SE weapon mod. This is a balancing factor to encourage users to properly balance power loads. Watch the U.S. Navy Test Fire Its Much Touted Railgun The service wants the electromagnetic cannons in action by 2025, but power, cooling and just finding space on board ships are major challenges. Space Engineers. The Lancea Prototype Railgun was designed to engage hostile stationary targets, such as spacestations, from far away, without using up too much ammunition. The Eagle has landed. In the current version, it will seek out targets within its designated radius, firing upon meteorites and unfriendly blocks, prioritizing Decoys.It requires the same ammunition as the Automatic Rifle to fire.. Effect. By Rena Marie Pacella. Steam Workshop: Space Engineers. Published by CaptianJameKirk (mod ID: 133852) Description. Rail guns have also been proposed as important components of the Strategic Defense Initiative, popularly known as Star Wars. Space Engineers. 0. I have made a railgun/gravity gun myself. A stealthy looking military vessel the Majersk sure packs a punch with enough rail guns to cut a ship in two. You'll either need a crapload of stone, or you'll need to have some way of either moving manufactured rounds - large or small block - into the railgun to fire or build a welder/projector setup in the gun to manufacture rounds as needed. Published by JerJusBen1 (mod ID: 108301) Description. I can't model anything that isn't well defined by an engineering drawing lol. In Minecraft there are powered rails to accelerate / decelerate mining cars. Ranked 3,816 of 40,511 with 201 (1 today) downloads Published by Thanksagain729 (mod ID: 140864) See more ideas about concept ships, sci fi ships, spaceship. With regards to the railgun, it’s hard to overstate just how impressive such a weapon could be if engineers can turn the technology into a functional and cost-effective system. Apart from warfare, space exploration may be the first to benefit from the technology. A mass driver or electromagnetic catapult is a proposed method of non-rocket spacelaunch which would use a linear motor to accelerate and catapult payloads up to high speeds. Yes. Revived Large Ship Railguns (With penetration and shield damage! All existing and contemplated mass drivers use coils of wire energized by electricity to make electromagnets.Sequential firing of a row of electromagnets accelerates the payload along a path. The escape velocity is something like 25,000 miles per hour at sea level. I'm not a programmer ('though I know some basics in C++, Python & similar), but I got an idea while constructing a huge railgun in Space Engineers. Well, that's no real "how to". If someone throws a working model at me, I'd be glad to implement the framework. But now a group of NASA engineers … I got hooked months ago. More Technology. 1 Share. May 16, 2017 - the place for all your cool looking sci-fi spaceship needs. Stinger v2 massive railgun ship for Space Engineers. And yes, the railgun is REALLY hard to hit moving targets with. Almost every property that defines the projectile and weapon behavior is available for customization in the config. 0 Share. But if you've got a base, or someone catches you by surprise with a railgun... And regarding the scripts, it's far too late. 0. This returns to the idle power draw after the 12 second base recharge time. I want a very particular subset of features with little bloat. Published by zakkattack8783 (mod ID: 161353) Description. Please see the. Note: This is ONLY to be used to report spam, advertising, and problematic (harassment, fighting, or rude) posts. All Discussions Screenshots Artwork Broadcasts Videos Workshop News Guides Reviews ... - Turreted railgun can rotate all the way around but has a very limited depression angle (2 degrees below flat). Description #3 in the workshop 25-8-2015 Vanilla = No mods A fully automatic Railgun which can be used as turret aswell. Stats: Released May 26th, 2020. The best part about it though is that i broke the 104 meters per second and got to 145 m/s in 2 second accseleration time using myself as the projectile! Main logic of code has been converted to a framework that is included as a dependency. However, after some quick testing with and without the corrected mass, I found that the projectile does a bit more damage by having one of the corners … Stinger v2 massive railgun ship for Space Engineers. 200 MW power draw after firing. … - Turreted railgun has a 11x6x11 form factor with a roughly 3x3x3 collision mesh. Subscribed. All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries. A single button to fire - Use the "Launch" timer block to fire Click Here for the blueprint Make sure the railgun is not inside a … Schienengewher (railgun) for Space Engineers. 5 RPM rate of fire nominal. - The railgun uses 75mm rounds, fires at 8 RPM max, and draws 17.5 MW at peak recharge. NASA Engineers Propose Combining a Rail Gun and a Scramjet to Fire Spacecraft Into Orbit. - Stationary railgun has a 6x1x1 form factor for easy integration, with a rear-facing conveyor door. They are effective, it's just that the small amount of stone a connector tosses out at once makes a poor ammo. WeaponCore weapons use little base game logic and instead replace it with a ton of cool custom functionality. Published by ThriftyElm36926 (mod ID: 126997) Description. "Progress on Hypervelocity Railgun Research for Launch to Space." If this is for the turrets, the way they behave is exactly the same as how vanilla turrets work. and This item will only be visible in searches to you, your friends, and admins. All rights reserved. 0 Share. - Turreted railgun can rotate all the way around but has a very limited depression angle (2 degrees below flat). Published by CaptianJameKirk (mod ID: 133852) Description. This subreddit is about the video game "Space Engineers", a space themed sandbox game with creation tools similar to minecraft which can be best described as: "Shape and Build your own functional Space craft from self-obtained resources" Being a rather bulky weapon, it … If you believe your item has been removed by mistake, please contact, This item is incompatible with Space Engineers. 4. Space Engineers is a sandbox game about engineering, construction, exploration and survival in space and on planets. Players build space ships, space stations, planetary outposts of various sizes and uses, pilot ships and travel through space to explore planets and gather resources to survive. I noticed it before I even built the rest of the ship, it happens because there are missing mass blocks on one of the sides. I'm not a programmer ('though I know some basics in C++, Python & similar), but I got an idea while constructing a huge railgun in Space Engineers. Railgun 2player for Space Engineers. The escape velocity is something like 25,000 miles per hour at sea level. Sorry for any inconvenience. Well, I try myself to create a ship following the design rules of Mass Effect (ship-spanning railgun, shape of engines and such). The side-effect is that my in-game scripts will not work seamlessly with them. Space Exploration Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for spacecraft operators, scientists, engineers, and enthusiasts. You'll either need a crapload of stone, or you'll need to have some way of either moving manufactured rounds - large or small block - into the railgun to fire or build a welder/projector setup in the gun to manufacture rounds as needed. Railgun projectiles penetrate up to 13 layers of light armor, You can toggle the recharging on or off per railgun to better manage power, Railguns have recoil force (Believe it or not, I had to code this in because Keen's method wasnt working properly), Custom reload notifications that show the reload progress percentage, Survival ready with custom recipies and build stages (all Lazermaniac there :) ). Technology. Latest. Once I'm done I'll upload it to the Workshop. Positive. Space guns could thus potentially provide a method of … Spaced armor (leaving room between two layers) reduced the damage significantly. Ranked 5,596 of 40,366 with 21 (0 today) downloads Published by zakkattack8783 (mod ID: 161353) This ensures that turreted railguns are used sparingly.-Full Survival support including 3 build stage models, component requirements, assembler blueprints and category entries.-Visual styling that matches the vanilla Space Engineers models.-Paintable. Enter the full URL of your item or group's Polycount page, Enter the full URL of your item or group's reddit page, Enter the full URL to your item or group's Sketchfab page, This item has been removed from the community because it violates Steam Community & Content Guidelines. A fully automatic Railgun which can be used as turret aswell. Theoretically, yes. Schienengewher (railgun) for Space Engineers Released May 26th, 2020. This item will only be visible to you, admins, and anyone marked as a creator. This turret deals 12 damage per shot - 20% of the gatling turret damage, which is the same as an automatic rifle. Only issue I have is that it isn't big enough. $\begingroup$ Concerning the "need to be in a specific place on the moon", what about aiming the Lunar rail gun towards a close Earth flyby, to take advantage of an Earth gravity assist towards Mars.Wouldn't that geometrically offer a launch window to Mars every month? The United States Navy fired a projectile at Mach 6 during a recent test with an electromagnetic railgun, suggesting that early ideas about using … Ranked 8,186 of 36,774 with 137 (0 today) downloads Published by ThriftyElm36926 (mod ID: 126997) IEEE Trans. Subscribe to install 63. Unrated. Config location has moved slighly! Yes. 33,000 max penetration damage | 100 meter max penetration range. Potentially some other mod listed this one as a dependency so it was automatically downloaded, hmmm might sound wierd but i have this weapon in my game but didnt sub to the mod. Ranked 18,533 of 41,461 with 21 (0 today) downloads. Idk what com's range is. 45: 381-388, 2009. Ranked 20,252 of 37,165 with 66 (0 today) downloads. This subreddit is about the video game "Space Engineers", a space themed sandbox game with creation tools similar to minecraft which can be best described as: "Shape and Build your own functional Space craft from self-obtained resources" 4. Ranked 763 of 42,420 with 491 (3 today) downloads. All rights reserved. ), This item requires all of the following other items, C:\Users\\AppData\Roaming\SpaceEngineers\Storage\2013340341.sbm_WeaponFramework\RailgunConfig.sbc Subscribe to install 248. Each projectile has a damage pool of 33,000 damage points and a maximum penetration of 100 meters from the impact point. 0. Subscribe to install 10. The railgun projectiles use a pooled penetrative damage system that I designed. Vanilla Rail Gun. I'm planning to build something with pistons, even. All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries. It only takes a minute to sign up. Español - Latinoamérica (Spanish - Latin America). Released Sep 17th, 2020. But i do not know how to get custom rocks so i'm stuck. Turrets traverse very slowly to give maneuverable ships a chance to evade. You need to sign in or create an account to do that. Railgun ammo for Space Engineers Released Sep 17th, 2020. It is only visible to you. December 17, 2010. C:\Users\\AppData\Roaming\SpaceEngineers\Storage\2013340341.sbm_WeaponFramework\RailgunTurretConfig.sbc, having trouble with damage guns fire nicely but no damage for some reason can someone tell me whats happening, ok found the mod it was one of the modular encounter compatible mods that has this mod loaded, Not sure. As the title suggests, this mod gives you a railgun--with penetration--in small block formfactor! Released Jun 13th, 2020. Players build space ships, space stations, planetary outposts of various sizes and uses (civil and military), pilot ships and travel through space to explore planets and gather resources to survive. They are effective, it's just that the small amount of stone a connector tosses out at once makes a poor ammo. This subreddit is about the video game "Space Engineers", a space themed … 1.1k votes, 58 comments. Unrated. Mag. Railgun ammo for Space Engineers. I do work on a ship with a 400m Railgun atm ^^, how do i get tis to work with workshop ships, i need to know how to get a spawner and how to link it, There is no spawner. With regards to the railgun, it’s hard to overstate just how impressive such a weapon could be if engineers can turn the technology into a functional and cost-effective system. Swap out your rocket pods for the New Hotness! Subscribe to install 248. © Valve Corporation. Unsubscribe. This ensures that turreted railguns are used sparingly.-Full Survival support including 3 build stage models, component requirements, assembler blueprints and category entries.-Visual styling that matches the vanilla Space Engineers models.-Paintable. Star Wars is a U.S. government program responsible for the research and development of a space-based system to defend the nation from attack by strategic ballistic missiles. 1 Share. - The shell The funding comes from the US Army, as there are applications in long-range artillery. 20 MW max idle power for turret railgun (Scales from 2 to 20 MW based on turret range). Subscribe to install 35. Theoretically, yes. The Interior Turret is a block in Space Engineers. © Valve Corporation. Any changes I make to the framework will propagate to any other mods that also use it! 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