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by Kyro
Wed Sep 09, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Events
Topic: BotFest 4 (25th April 2020)
Replies: 49
Views: 4813

Re: BotFest 4 (25th April 2020)

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-54081131? ... KGDxJEzjBA

its not looking like we will be allowed to do anything nice for a while :(
by Kyro
Fri Jul 17, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Ant Battery
Replies: 5
Views: 851

Re: Ant Battery

seen these

https://www.pauzuolis-rc.com/rc-shop/eq ... -2550c-97g

but never dealt with them or this website before though so i can't say whether they are any good
by Kyro
Tue Jul 07, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Peter Wallers Robot Ramblings
Replies: 755
Views: 232152

Re: Peter Wallers Robot Ramblings

what a time to be alive!

so many big brains make this hobby even better for the rest of us mere mortals.

cant wait to see this up and running at the next event.
by Kyro
Sun Jun 28, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: ESC with built-in receiver - interesting?
Replies: 56
Views: 8129

Re: ESC with built-in receiver - interesting?

switch that the axe presses at the end of travel that cuts power maybe?
by Kyro
Thu Jun 18, 2020 6:06 am
Forum: Antweights
Topic: ESC with built-in receiver - interesting?
Replies: 56
Views: 8129

Re: ESC with built-in receiver - interesting?

i have tested out this esc/rx combo. check out this very high production video i made about it. https://youtu.be/h6rgZZRcgAI after a week, the results are still the same. confirmed working in a spinner and it also "auto failsafes" as in it stops spinning when signal is lost just like a failsafe, but...
by Kyro
Fri Jun 12, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Can someone walk me through transmitter setup?
Replies: 9
Views: 1298

Re: Can someone walk me through transmitter setup?

according to that posting its 10v max... i wouldn't go hooking up anything more than a 2s unless you like a smoke show...
by Kyro
Thu Jun 11, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Can someone walk me through transmitter setup?
Replies: 9
Views: 1298

Re: Can someone walk me through transmitter setup?

it sounds like you have mixing built into the esc... look for a switch as some allow for mixing to be switched on or off.

2 mixes would clash
by Kyro
Wed Jun 10, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Can someone walk me through transmitter setup?
Replies: 9
Views: 1298

Re: Can someone walk me through transmitter setup?

well the elevon mix setting allows for setup in 1 menu, if you were to do your own mixing, you would need 3 mixes set to get the same results...
plus elevon mixing is easier to setup being 1 menu and 2 settings for adjustment as opposed to 3 menu's and 9 settings...
by Kyro
Wed Jun 10, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Can someone walk me through transmitter setup?
Replies: 9
Views: 1298

Re: Can someone walk me through transmitter setup?

i can help here with the fs-i6.

after using them for practically my whole time in combat robotics, i have learned a few things...

here is an easy mixing guide i made
https://youtu.be/eGvwfhlsc3o

i can go into more detail regarding mixing if required, as well as anything else you may need.
by Kyro
Sun May 10, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: [Question] Good servo for gripper?
Replies: 9
Views: 1012

Re: [Question] Good servo for gripper?

the idea is purely to take some stress off of the servo... you could just back off the stick after you have grabbed them so its still holding but not at full force... sadly i dont have any pictures for an example... think of a stiff wire attached to the grab arm via a hole and the wire has a bend to...