True, but it forces u for example to build the setup for the Reinforced Plates early. It is easy to handcraft them early, even 75 pieces. Not so easy to set up the production.
Ofc it takes longer, but i caught myselft to handcraft them to get to my tiers. When we did the hard "slow" moder we had much more fun (Ofc it took longer, but we had fun and time to do other stuff while the production produced (Slug searching just as one example)