Tinkers Construct

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  • Minecraft
  • 765,849 Monthly Downloads
  • Supports: 1.10.2
  • 10,738,617 Total Downloads
  • Updated Sep 18, 2016
  • Created Feb 8, 2014
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  • Release Type: Release
  • License: MIT License
  • Newest File: TConstruct-1.10-2.3.3a.jar
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About Tinkers Construct

Tinkers' Construct

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License

The mods binaries, as well as its textures and code are licensed under the MIT License.

 

Feel free to use the mod in any modpacks. You are allowed to use it, you do not need to ask for permission, in fact permission requests will usually be ignored. When using the mod, please use the Curse/Curseforge download and do not rehost the files.

Any modpack which uses Tinkers' Construct takes full responsibility for user support queries.

For anyone else, we only support official builds from Curse/Curseforge, not custom built jars. We also do not take bug reports for outdated builds of Minecraft.


Getting Started

Tinkers' Construct is a mod about putting tools together in a wide variety of ways, then modifying them until they turn into something else. The tools never disappear and can be named and changed to your heart's desire. Once you make them, they're yours forever. Many different materials can be used to make your tools.

 

To get started you need a few tables and a place to put your patterns.
Tool Tables

 

Be sure to put the pattern chest by the part builder, as you can access them together. Use the Stencil Table to craft the patterns, and craft tool parts from them using the Part Builder. The part builder also displays information about the material used.
Part builder with pattern chest

 

Next step is the Tool Station, where  you build, modify, and repair tools like so.
Building a Pickaxe
[missing pic of modifying tools]

 

The next step is to build a Smeltery, so you can process metals and use them for tool parts as well. All you need is some gravel, sand and clay.
A large smeltery
Many molten things

 

You can even automate your Smeltery. There's some new friends included as well.
Automating block casting

 

The mod also brings a few new things to the world, like these fellows here.
Blue Slimes

 

What changed since 1.7.10?

  • Materials changed, each material has unique traits
  • Some new materials
  • Part materials matter more. Some traits can only be obtained by using a material as a tool head
  • Part replacement
  • Tools with mutliple head materials can be repaired with all of them
  • Tinkers' Construct does not come with copper ore, tin ore, etc. anymore but instead supports them
  • More slime island fun
  • Single-Use Clay casts
  • Right clicking a drain with a bucket puts the liquid into the smeltery
  • Sharpening kits so you can have any harvest level desired
  • No more extra-modifiers
  • New modifiers: Soulbound (Nether Star) and Width/Height (Expander)
  • New improved GUIs
  • Slimesling and Slime boots

 

F.A.Q

 

Q: Where did Copper, Tin, Aluminum,... go?

A: Tinkers' does not add any ore generation besides Cobalt and Ardite anymore. It does however support any mods that add them automatically.

 

Q: The Smeltery is missing!

A: Go to your config directory. There you'll find a TinkerModules.cfg. Enable the Smeltery there.

 

Q: <Anything regarding old Minecraft versions>

A: Active development always focuses on the current version of Minecraft. There will be no backports to older/previous versions.

 

Q: Optifine crashes my game with Tinkers'!

A: Optifine changes how rendering works. If it crashes the game, there's nothing I can do about that. Tinkers' Construct does not use any special rendering.

 

Credits

Tinkers' Construct 2

KnightMiner - Developer
mDiyo - Original Author of the mod
Firedingo - General Task Support

 

Tinkers' Construct <= 1.7.10

fuj1n - Landmines, Former Developer
progwml6 - Former Developer
Fudgy_Fetus - Cutlasses
NekoGloop - Thaumium Textures
Skyboy - New tool renderer
Zerokyuuni - Battlegear support
Vexatos - Translations
BluSunrize - Casting Channels
tonius11 - NEI Support
baddaspig - Slime Crystal graphics

Requires Mantle 0.10.3 for Minecraft 1.10 and an appropriate Forge version.

 

Contains some smaller changes compared to the 1.9.4 version:

  • Cleavers have a bit more base damage on low damage materials
  • Shurikens have a bigger range
  • Chisel and Bits compatibility for slimeblocks and clear glass
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