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by Isioviel
Mon Jul 02, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: AWS55 - 30th June 2018 - Dunchurch Village Hall
Replies: 105
Views: 6761

Re: AWS55 - 30th June 2018 - Dunchurch Village Hall

Thanks so much for organising such a great event, it all ran very smoothly and I had a fantastic time at my first AWS! Came home with so much inspiration for my next ants, so thanks everyone for sharing and being so willing to show me inside their robots. Mostly need to practice my driving now befor...
by Isioviel
Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Newbie - DasMikro Burnout
Replies: 20
Views: 1448

Re: Newbie - DasMikro Burnout

This also just happened to me 2 days ago - scared the life out of me! I was pretty sure I hadn't shorted anything, so emailed Banggood a picture of the blackened chip and they're sending me a new one, no issues :). Just soldered up my second one but haven't tested it yet, keeping my fingers crossed...
by Isioviel
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Ant Freeze 5 - 3rd Feb 2018 NEW DATE
Replies: 79
Views: 5313

Re: Ant Freeze 5 - 3rd Feb 2018 NEW DATE

Wonderful, thanks for letting us know!
Traffic's moving again so should be there about 10:30.
by Isioviel
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Ant Freeze 5 - 3rd Feb 2018 NEW DATE
Replies: 79
Views: 5313

Re: Ant Freeze 5 - 3rd Feb 2018 NEW DATE

Hi, I'm on my way up but in standing traffic on the M40 - will I still be able to compete if I'm late? Current eta is 10:45. Hi, I'm in the exact same situation too unfortunately, it seems to be a big crash, so I have the same question as to whether I can still compete or not? Matt We can just batt...
by Isioviel
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Ant Freeze 5 - 3rd Feb 2018 NEW DATE
Replies: 79
Views: 5313

Re: Ant Freeze 5 - 3rd Feb 2018 NEW DATE

Hi, I'm on my way up but in standing traffic on the M40 - will I still be able to compete if I'm late? Current eta is 10:45.
by Isioviel
Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Questions about antweights - servos, switch placement, armour
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Re: Questions about antweights - servos, switch placement, armour

Thanks Lincoln, for the welcome and for the advice - I'm excited to be getting started! I might build it all up using a microservo for now, but leave a little extra room around it, then I can pick the best servo with whatever remaining weight limit I have at the end. Hobbyking are selling a slightly...
by Isioviel
Fri Dec 01, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Questions about antweights - servos, switch placement, armour
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Questions about antweights - servos, switch placement, armour

Hi everyone, I’ve been lurking on this forum for a few months now whilst building my first antweight – your posts have been amazingly helpful, thank you! I’ve finally got the electronics all working (I definitely didn’t take the most efficient route…) but could do with a little advice on the mechani...