Minecarts Are Too Slow | Building Better Minecart Boosters

I used this five cart minecart booster for all of a day before Notch completed the Halloween update, which I’m blaming for sort of breaking it. Prior to the update, it seemed to work like a dream, providing enough acceleration to send mine carts flying across my great network (which is getting pretty darned large these days) almost endlessly. In fact, it took a collision with a misplaced farm animal or simply leaping out of the cart at speed to stop the journey.

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