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by Andrew_Hibberd
Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: Antweights
Topic: T_Y's Build Log
Replies: 189
Views: 95919

Re: T_Y's Build Log

Hi Thomas. I really like seeing a mecanum wheels on an antweight :) . I did build one many years ago called strafen. Watch how the wheels move at the start of the video to go sideways. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hk6nfKTvEZI It's effectively 3 channel mixing giving 4 independent outputs, one to ...
by Andrew_Hibberd
Tue Oct 29, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: AWS 60 - Headington, Oxford - 30th Nov 2019
Replies: 112
Views: 24140

Re: AWS 60 - Headington, Oxford - 30th Nov 2019

I have just put my entry in, 147 entries and I have a few old robots that Letty can drive.

@Dave Weston do you have a plan to get through the day?
  • limited entries
    single elimination
    3 way or more fights to qualify for a knock out stage?
by Andrew_Hibberd
Fri Sep 27, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: Resource Websites
Topic: Battery Sourcing
Replies: 3
Views: 14886

Re: Battery Sourcing

Are those dimensions correct on the website Pete, they seem large for the capacity?

Dave Weston has pointed me to the 120mah optipower battery, which is a longer form factor.
by Andrew_Hibberd
Fri Sep 27, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Resource Websites
Topic: Battery Sourcing
Replies: 3
Views: 14886

Battery Sourcing

Hi Everyone Its been a while since I looked at my ants. I am going to try my best to get some new robots ready for AWS60. I am struggling to find small lipos less than 150mah other than the turnigy nanotech 130mah with JSTs. I have had some luck removing the black ends and soldering to the cells, bu...
by Andrew_Hibberd
Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: AWS 57 (February 2019)
Replies: 47
Views: 53595

Re: AWS 57 (February 2019)

I hope to make this AWS with some new robots.
by Andrew_Hibberd
Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Team Antiquarian build diary
Replies: 30
Views: 7309

Re: Team Antiquarian build diary

Hi Stuart I really like the tapped 4mm polycarbonate, defiantly a robust method for making an antweight. It looks like the two holes are for a jumper/switch for the receiver BEC. If you were to cut the trace between the holes and solder a 2 pin jumper you could use this jumper to select if you want ...
by Andrew_Hibberd
Sat Mar 17, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Antweight World Series 54 - Bath City FC
Replies: 28
Views: 23545

Re: Antweight World Series 54 - Bath City FC

My train has been cancelled, so I will arrive at 9.30. See you there.
by Andrew_Hibberd
Mon Dec 25, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: How to wire an antweight
Replies: 10
Views: 25859

Re: How to wire an antweight

Updated with new urls.
by Andrew_Hibberd
Sun Nov 05, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Antweight Comission?
Replies: 2
Views: 1888

Re: Antweight Comission?

I work with Ellis Ware who created pulsar, he may be interested in making a very accurate mini pulsar. Look him up on facebook or twitter.

Andy
by Andrew_Hibberd
Sat Oct 14, 2017 8:27 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Antweight World Series 53 - University of Southampton
Replies: 57
Views: 14390

Re: Antweight World Series 53 - University of Southampton

I will be there, need to make repairs from the previous event.