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by petec
Mon Feb 23, 2015 10:00 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Event Signup revision
Replies: 36
Views: 8119

Event Signup revision

Folks One of the things on my to do list (has been for a while) is to update the event signup. Obvious changes will be around removing the reference to videos and the frequency control having a 2.4Ghz option. I'm interested though in any other suggestions people have - particularly those using the b...
by petec
Mon Feb 23, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Antweights
Topic: 2015 AWS Rule Debate?
Replies: 65
Views: 10748

Re: 2015 AWS Rule Debate?

Yeah, I don't disagree with you about others perception. The point I was trying to make (while v tired after three days at MW) was that those of us who have done it a long time can easily get into ever decreasing circles of nuance and complexity that doesn't really benefit greatly and confuses those...
by petec
Sun Feb 22, 2015 11:16 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: 2015 AWS Rule Debate?
Replies: 65
Views: 10748

Re: 2015 AWS Rule Debate?

There's a lot of things we need to look at Rules, signup system needs updating and antlog is getting close to capacity. Signup and antweights.com site are going to get an overhaul shortly. I have been doing a bunch of work in the background which isn't currently visible but will modernise things ge...
by petec
Sun Feb 22, 2015 10:16 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: 2015 AWS Rule Debate?
Replies: 65
Views: 10748

Re: 2015 AWS Rule Debate?

The rules just stay static because debates happen but no one feels they have the power to actually state "this rule was voted on, passed and now I'm adding it in". There is no impartial 'keeper of the rules'. That was the whole point of having a commitee sign off on changes so that they didn't sit ...
by petec
Sat Feb 21, 2015 12:08 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: 2015 AWS Rule Debate?
Replies: 65
Views: 10748

Re: 2015 AWS Rule Debate?

Yeah, not changing the rules, just a tidy up on language, a couple of alterations to match modern times, and the addition of this commercial vehicle thing (seen as no one in the poll has voted against it). Hmm, we seem to be getting away from debating rules and worrying about how pretty they are. L...
by petec
Fri Dec 26, 2014 12:49 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Christmas
Replies: 8
Views: 3121

Re: Christmas

Merry Xmas to all roboteers and a huge thank you to all those who continue to use this forum as the centre of the community. This board has continued to be the best place for people to start robot building and that's down to all of you guys that are always so helpful and encouraging. I would also li...
by petec
Sun Dec 14, 2014 10:05 pm
Forum: RW101 Announcements
Topic: New registrations temporarily suspended
Replies: 3
Views: 13358

Re: New registrations temporarily suspended

Registrations now re-enabled.
by petec
Sun Dec 14, 2014 2:51 pm
Forum: RW101 Announcements
Topic: New registrations temporarily suspended
Replies: 3
Views: 13358

New registrations temporarily suspended

Folks,
I've suspended new registrations temporarily as auto bots are generating a lot of false users at the moment. Anyone real who wishes to register please contact me at robotwars101(a)line one.net and I will arrange.

Sorry for any inconvenience.
by petec
Thu Aug 07, 2014 6:11 pm
Forum: RW101 Announcements
Topic: Possible downtime
Replies: 0
Views: 13186

Possible downtime

Folks

I'm doing some long overdue work on the forum install. Although none of it should significantly affect use of the board, there may be some short periods of down time over the next few days.

Apologies for any issues arising from this work.

PeteC