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Sep 1, 2016 @ 4:29pm
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Description
Builder's Helmet
ModID=756389708
This Builder's Helmet gives a buff, which helps you to build structures.
The target structure has a colored overlay. You can pick up the structure.


V2.2
Helmet also available as a skin, the engram has the same cost as the helmet.
Pickup Timer for cliffplatform added
Fixes and improvements
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This Builder's Helmet gives a buff, which helps you to build structures.
The target structure has an outline effect. the outline can have one of seven different colors.
You can change the color by pressing the "Weapon Accessory" key (default "N" key).
Another great feature is, that you can pick up every structure you target.
This should work with any structure, even from other mods.

To pick up the structure press the "Drop Item" key (default "O" key). There is no timer to pick up, be carefull.
The rights for picking up is handled just as destroying a structure, but can be configured (see below)

Try this:
If you can't reach a structure without jumping you jump and press and hold the "Use"-key (E). The outline marks the selected structure.
Now press the "Drop Item"-Key (O) while holding E and you will pick up the structure.

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The Builders Helmet can be configured to set the weight of the character. The default is "disabled" (see below)

Requirements for helmet or helmet skin

- character level: 1
- engram points: 2

required resources:
  • 2 stone
  • 10 fiber

Admin command:
cheat giveitem "Blueprint'/Game/Mods/BuildersHelmet/PrimalItemArmor_BuilderHelmet.PrimalItemArmor_BuilderHelmet'" 1 0 0
Hide Engram (Game.ini)
OverrideNamedEngramEntries=(EngramClassName="EngramEntry_BuildersHelmet_C",EngramHidden=True)
GameUserSettings.ini:
(in Shootergame\Saved\config\WindowsNoServer folder for single player, in Shootergame\Saved\config\WindowsServer folder or LinuxServer folder for server)
[Builders Helmet] NoCollision=True/False No Collision for all placements which would throw the error "is obstructed" PreventPickUp=True/False set to True to disable picking up structures (default: False). PickUpDamaged=True/False If True structures can be picked up, even if damaged. (default: False) MaxWeight=0 0 to 2000 set MaxWeight=0 do disable MaxWeight(default). All other values overrides the players max weight for all players NoOutlineEffect=True/False Toggles the OutlineEffect on or off for all players(default: False) TimeToPickUp=3600 Set the time for structures to pick up in seconds, after the this time the structure is not pickupable anymore. (default=0 timer is disabled) NoCollisionKey=None/Alt/Ctrl/Shift example: NoCollisionKey=Shift (default: Alt) those keys are only the keys on the left side of the keyboard. None means that no additional keypress is required FreeFloors=True/False (False: default) for snapping foundations side by side. The builders helmet is indestructable but gives only 10 protection. HideBuffIcon=True/False (default False) to disable the buff icon PickUpBlacklist=StructureItem Class Name,StructureItem Class Name comma separated list of item class names (do not forget the _C postfix. those items are NEVER pickupable example: PickUpBlacklist=PrimalItemStructure_TekTransmitter_C PickUpWhitelist=StructureItem Class Name,StructureItem Class Name comma separated list of item class names (do not forget the _C postfix. those items are always pickupable, only relevant if pickup timer is set. example: PickUpWhitelist=PrimalItemStructure_Furniture_WoodTable_C
The Outline Effect can pe toggled by the "MapMarker"-Key (default P)
I had to change the "Prevent Pick Up Damaged" to "Pick Up Damaged" to be clearer. As default a damaged structure should not be pickable.

Please have a look on the video above.
How it works: As you place a structure it shows a green preview if the structure can be placed and red if the structure is not placeable.
During placement press LEFT ALT key to disable the collision and you can place structures mostly anywhere by left clicking.
Sometimes the structure stays red, this is because this structures have to be used by the player, and on this location it is not possible if it is placed there.
Use at your own risk!
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Max Weight: max weight raised to 5000
Plants can not be picked up anymore.

NEW
Colorize the helmet! Equip your monkey, kairuku, jerboa!

Fixed issues with other mods (for insider: blocking the trace)

This mod is in beta state, feel free to test it and send feedback please!

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Popular Discussions View All (32)
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May 15 @ 9:03am
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Apr 16 @ 3:40pm
Weight With Helmet
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Apr 16 @ 12:31pm
Carry weight doesn't seem to work
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660 Comments
anton.edstrom05 Jun 15 @ 5:49am 
Grebog how do i make the helmet to give me more weight? If it is in gameUserSettings how do i get in to it? P.S great mods!
JyCS Jun 9 @ 1:16pm 
I gave him the hat, not the skin.
Grebog  [author] Jun 9 @ 1:14pm 
@Jycs, the mod contains a wearable helmet and a helmet skin, both with the same functionality. i think he tries to wear the skin
JyCS Jun 9 @ 11:52am 
he can't put the hat
Grebog  [author] Jun 9 @ 8:54am 
@JyCS , every player can use it.
JyCS Jun 9 @ 7:46am 
why only the admin can use it?
JyCS Jun 9 @ 3:42am 
thanks, and fuck of structure + with your bugs and 50000 cheated items.
☠RAIDER☠ May 20 @ 5:56pm 
ok got it. it needs to be set to true. but when i hold down alt button and then click to place an item it doenst place it... what am i doin wrong?
☠RAIDER☠ May 20 @ 5:45pm 
what should the no collision settings be set as if you keep getting that message?
Persuasian Apr 16 @ 12:28pm 
I've placed [Builders Helmet]
MaxWeight=2000 in the GameUserSettings.ini, however, it is still not working, can anyone help?