How To Use the Outpost Generator

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Step 1: Create a blueprint Step 0

Place 2 walls at the corners of the ore patch.
Take a new blueprint and select your 2 walls. Then, click on Export to string and copy the string into the textbox on the website.

Step 2: Fill in the form Step 1

Select all of the options you want, like the position of the train station, belts...
Turrets and walls can be useful if your ore patch is far from your base.

Step 3: Prepare your balancer

If your number of cargo wagons is 1, 2 or 4, you can skip this step.
Otherwise, you'll need to provide a balancer blueprint.

Step 4: Generate your outpost Step 3

Now, you can click on Get Ore Outpost Blueprint. It will give you a string to use in Factorio, copy it.
If you want to save your settings for a other use, you can click on Get Settings URL. It will give you an URL. When you will load it, the website will set all of his settings as you selected them.

Step 5: Import the blueprint in Factorio Step 4

Now, you have your copied blueprint string. Open the Blueprint Library in Factorio and then click on Import string.
In the textbox, paste the blueprint string and click on Import. It will give you a blueprint that you can place on your ore patch. Don't forget to remove your 2 walls.