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by maddox
Mon Sep 23, 2013 8:12 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: Team RCC Featherweights
Replies: 20
Views: 8230

Re: Team RCC Featherweights

The German MMM16 report. Friday , Leo and Niels arrived. We checked if everything was ready, and nope, it wasn't. One of the transmitters wasn't available. So, we had to rebind Hannibalito 3. Unfortunatly, it's not something that we we like to do, as it's hidden deep in the machine. After the rebind...
by maddox
Mon Apr 29, 2013 6:45 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Event Report Antwerp 28 april 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 1054

Event Report Antwerp 28 april 2013

Antwerp Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Horror Convention Event report. Saturday it was arena building day. Unfortunatly I had to forfait that. Work interfered. But, it was an event only half an hour drive, so we had guests in the House of Chaos. Hospitable as we are. 5 kg of Bacon Explosion went into the oven (n...
by maddox
Sun Apr 07, 2013 4:33 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: Team RCC Featherweights
Replies: 20
Views: 8230

Nebelwerfer 1.3

Not a feather, but a 6 Kg machine, a Raptor build to the German rules.

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by maddox
Sun Dec 23, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Resource Websites
Topic: Multimeter
Replies: 0
Views: 990

Multimeter

Because the old ampclamp was stolen, Team RCC had to buy a new one. This new amp clamp also replaces the Fluke 111 we used for all other in the field meassurments. http://www.teknetelectronics.com/Pics/WEBFLUKE111.jpg People with interest, PM me a realistic bid. I do remind people , this is a profes...
by maddox
Tue Dec 18, 2012 4:20 pm
Forum: Resource Websites
Topic: Selling the Raptor Eclipse
Replies: 1
Views: 1062

Re: Selling the Raptor Eclipse

The Germans really wanted this machine, so Sold.
by maddox
Mon Dec 17, 2012 3:45 pm
Forum: Resource Websites
Topic: Selling the Raptor Eclipse
Replies: 1
Views: 1062

Selling the Raptor Eclipse

Team RCC is selling the Raptor (6 kg klass) spinner Eclipse. Combat ready, except for the RX. We use the old DX6 transmitters, and the BR 6000's are rare atm http://gallery.datmartens.com/thumb.php?src=cache%2Falbums%2FRobots%2FEclipse%2FOverview%2F20121014_114723.jpg&size=450&ratio=OAR&save=1 http:...
by maddox
Wed Dec 05, 2012 1:55 am
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Entirely speculative question
Replies: 7
Views: 1108

Re: Entirely speculative question

The "Mentorn" rules had the exposed airfoil rule, and the FRA took that over.

Also, what would be the advantage of a flying robot?
by maddox
Sat Oct 20, 2012 3:17 am
Forum: Heavyweights
Topic: Bullfrog Rebuild Report
Replies: 14
Views: 4709

Re: Bullfrog Rebuild Report

An event report here, because the Event isn't listed in the event page. This time the event started a day early, saturday 6 october. Around 10 am , Kos arrived. Tough As Nails would make the trip with Leo's van, Kos and Jeroen were traveling with Gravity 5.2, taking the chunnel around 5 pm. A tad ea...
by maddox
Wed Oct 17, 2012 4:19 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: Team RCC Featherweights
Replies: 20
Views: 8230

Re: Team RCC Featherweights

Hannibalito 4 got some TLC after Maidstone.

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by maddox
Tue Oct 09, 2012 8:32 pm
Forum: Heavyweights
Topic: Bullfrog Rebuild Report
Replies: 14
Views: 4709

Re: Bullfrog Rebuild Report

The first event for Bullfrog went good. Not perfect, but shows a lot of promise.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xCHZzxy_ ... 7jPQdN15lg

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vRcsa_ck ... eoNZ6Sod7A
by maddox
Tue Oct 09, 2012 8:09 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 15 december .DRG Full combat event.
Replies: 1
Views: 805

15 december .DRG Full combat event.

As the topic title says, we- DRG- have an event in Belgium, in Vilvoorde. Antweights, Raptors and Feathers. Full combat if you please.

Location.
Mapeco Vilvoorde nv
Mechelsesteenweg 315
1800 Vilvoorde

It's about 2 miles from the House of Chaos. And 8 miles from the airport of Zaventem.
by maddox
Mon Oct 08, 2012 1:18 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Mad Metal Machines 14
Replies: 1
Views: 999

Re: Mad Metal Machines 14

The kick-off for this event started friday 28 september around 4 pm. Ellis (Relentless from the FRA forum) arrived with his parents, Peter and Tara, after a long travel in their motorhome, starting in Southern Spain. The purpose. Solving a nasty weapon-axle/sprocket problem. It took more time and cr...
by maddox
Sun Sep 16, 2012 12:41 pm
Forum: Heavyweights
Topic: Bullfrog Rebuild Report
Replies: 14
Views: 4709

Re: Bullfrog Rebuild Report

The weight with full bottles. 95 kg. Royaly mesured. The first life tests yesterday evening. The drivetrain was proven before, but did prove it again. The Iskra AMG 1.2Kw 24V motors are rugged. The 20-1 gearratio to 250mm airtyres gives a very fast acceleration and the 33V from the 8400mAh 10S LiFeP...
by maddox
Mon Sep 10, 2012 10:39 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Attention, stolen robot electronics could come on Ebay soon.
Replies: 0
Views: 1150

Attention, stolen robot electronics could come on Ebay soon.

Attention roboteers. If you come across a Robotpower Sidewinder esc on Ebay with a green anodized aluminium case please let me know. Green ones are very rare and chances are it is one of the two that were stolen from Leo's van last night while in Belgium. Also one of the DX6 transmitters in an alumi...