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== [[Chests]] ==
 
 
 
[[File:Transport-Belt-Storage.jpg|thumb|300px|Inserters storing extra iron ore in wooden chests.]]
 
[[File:Transport-Belt-Storage.jpg|thumb|300px|Inserters storing extra iron ore in wooden chests.]]
Chests are used to store [[Items|items]]. [[Chests]] are nothing more then a number of [[Storage/Stack|Stacks]].
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Chests are used to store [[items]].
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==Types==
 
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{| class="wikitable"
! Item !! Max [[Storages/Stack|stacks]] !! Description !! Total raw
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! Type !! Maximum no. of [[Storages/Stack|stacks]] !! Description !! Total raw
 
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| {{imagelink|wooden-chest|Wooden chest}} || 16 || Basic storage chest. Can be [[Fuel|burned]]. || {{icon|raw-wood|2|Raw wood}}
 
| {{imagelink|wooden-chest|Wooden chest}} || 16 || Basic storage chest. Can be [[Fuel|burned]]. || {{icon|raw-wood|2|Raw wood}}
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== Stack limitation ==
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==Stack limitation==
 
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{{Main|Storage/Stack#Stack_limitation}}
All chests have a [[Storage/Stack#Stack limitation|stack limitation]]. In most cases it is used to limit the number of items that can be inserted. This is useful if you want to store some number of items, but not a full chest, and it can replace the combination of a smart inserter with circuit network or logistic network.
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All chests have a stack limitation. In most cases it is used to limit the number of items that can be inserted. This is useful if you want to store a specific number of items, instead oft a full chest.
 
 
== Other entities with stacks ==
 
  
[[Storage/Stack|Stacks]] are needed to store items. Entities with stacks are
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==See also==
* [[Burner inserter]], [[Burner mining drill]],
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* [[Inventory]]
* [[Furnace]]s,
 
* [[Assembly|Assemblies]] or even the
 
* [[Car]] or [[Diesel locomotive]]/[[Cargo wagon]] but also
 
* [[Gun turret]]s
 
* [[Robots]] and [[Inserters]] (but only very small)
 
* your [[Inventory]] (plus the quick bar, the weapon bar, and what you have in hand).
 

Revision as of 16:07, 8 April 2015

File:Transport-Belt-Storage.jpg
Inserters storing extra iron ore in wooden chests.

Chests are used to store items.

Types

Type Maximum no. of stacks Description Total raw
Wooden chest 16 Basic storage chest. Can be burned.
Iron chest 32 Larger basic chest.
Steel chest 48 Basic chest with maximum capacity of 48 stacks.
Smart chest.png
Smart chest
48 Connectable to Circuit network.
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4.5
Active Provider chest 48 Used for Logistic network, Circuit network.
Placeholder icon.png
9.5
Passive Provider chest 48 Used for Logistic network, Circuit network.
Placeholder icon.png
9.5
Storage chest 48 Used for Logistic network, Circuit network.
Placeholder icon.png
9.5
Requester chest 48 Used for Logistic network, Circuit network.
Placeholder icon.png
9.5

Stack limitation

Main article: Storage/Stack#Stack_limitation

All chests have a stack limitation. In most cases it is used to limit the number of items that can be inserted. This is useful if you want to store a specific number of items, instead oft a full chest.

See also