Report the issue in a bug report then. Making melodramatic statements in General Discussion does nothing to alert the devs to the issue you are...
I'm going to say no for 2 reasons:
1. Simplicity. This would create a strict limitation on sandbox play and would be rather complicated.
I'm gonna make one of these
Complete with rolling around on the sidewalk behavior
The dev's video of this update showed a small drone chasing the player through their ship... that's pretty much the substance of this suggestion, no?
Current system is self-nerfing: your broadcast antennae is always visible by any enemy you can hope to engage with your drone.
It's been suggested before but it's still a very good idea and I've seen the need for it when I make my own manual weaponry.
If you're going to circle jerk you could at least put it in the correct section
Yeah the welder already does that. If all the materials are still present the block is just damaged you can repair it without sucking more materials.
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