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by Flippt
Sat Jun 26, 2010 8:31 pm
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Tank treads (caterpillar tracks)
Replies: 7
Views: 4802

I actually got some plastic tracks here at home, I posted them on the FRA forum:

http://www.fightingrobots.co.uk/forum/v ... 166&t=3389
by Flippt
Mon Jun 21, 2010 2:38 am
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: New Featherweights
Replies: 241
Views: 107393

I've got a 12v hand drill and taken it apart; the motor looks fab. Only problem is that it takes a while to come to a stop; I can just picture me driving against a robot that steps to one side leaving me rolling helplessly into the pit, unable to stop. There is a option on the speed controller wher...
by Flippt
Mon Jun 14, 2010 6:29 pm
Forum: Resource Websites
Topic: +++TITANIUM+++
Replies: 33
Views: 34497

A really nice piece of work with the Ti. Just out of interest has anyone tried bending 2mm Lexan or HDPE, either hot (oven or line bender) or cold? I used a solder iron on the points where I wanted to bend to weaken it, bend it and weld it with new material. Even though it was just 2mm, I had to go...
by Flippt
Mon Jun 14, 2010 6:14 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: New Robots
Replies: 1516
Views: 309892

Andrew it is very thin and is already starting to get a bit bent from adjusting it so I am not sure it is going to be up to combat. Alasdair I used to fly an aerobatic biplane called a Frantic and that certainly lived up to its name especially when I was driving it. Flippt used 0.02mm shim steel fo...
by Flippt
Mon May 17, 2010 7:00 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Rivals
Replies: 15
Views: 3894

alasdair wrote:
Team Terror wrote: Anticide, because Terrior has lost every time it has fought Anticide.
I can make it a lot easier for everyone-

Anticide, because -insert robot here- has lost every time it has fought Anticide.
Pffft, talk for yourself. Flippt beat him at AWS30 and even at AWS16!
by Flippt
Wed May 12, 2010 10:35 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Rivals
Replies: 15
Views: 3894

Flippt!'s would be Private Iron/General Mayhem (cant remember which one), Ant Awe and Dynamite (even though we are even).
by Flippt
Wed May 12, 2010 6:55 pm
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Attending Events?
Replies: 6
Views: 1987

The only thing that may deny you to fight in the arena with your antweight is that it dosen't follow the building rules e.g Fit in 4" cube, 150g, failsafe and etc.
by Flippt
Tue May 11, 2010 11:27 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Favourite music
Replies: 68
Views: 14775

Nothing to laugh about, Josh Groban has an amazing voice :P
by Flippt
Fri May 07, 2010 9:04 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: New Robots
Replies: 1516
Views: 309892

Wonder if its still bullet proof after a match with a spinner :P
by Flippt
Sat May 01, 2010 3:40 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: (Re)build report - Desire
Replies: 16
Views: 6959

Long time no reply. Anyway, I have been looking for some new brushless motor for Desire, since the current one wont cooparate with the rest of the bot. As I said, I have been looking but havent found any motor that has two flats ends, no parts sticking out or sloped edges. Anyone who got some ideas ...