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by tweedermeister
Thu Nov 24, 2011 2:54 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: featherweight shells
Replies: 51
Views: 62724

featherweight shells

if anyone has any featherweight shells for sale pm me and I will be able to buy them after christmas because in my schools dt workshp I dont really have the facilities to make a decent shell and I dont know anyone that has the facilities that I can use.
by tweedermeister
Tue Nov 22, 2011 8:33 am
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: L.W.S Robotics build diarys
Replies: 46
Views: 56440

Re: L.W.S Robotics build diarys

Just for youtube videos really
:-?
by tweedermeister
Mon Nov 21, 2011 10:17 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: L.W.S Robotics build diarys
Replies: 46
Views: 56440

Re: L.W.S Robotics build diarys

now I have a dilema, wether to call the featherweight minor tom or mad hatter because if I call it mad hatter I found the perfect theme tune for it : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gQL_bVPHfm4 ( mainly the chorus )
what do you guys think ?
by tweedermeister
Mon Nov 21, 2011 9:01 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: L.W.S Robotics build diarys
Replies: 46
Views: 56440

Re: L.W.S Robotics build diarys

haz wrote:call it minor tom :P
good idea, I may well have to call it that
and if My featherweight goes well i'll probably build another one and then ask henry if I can rebuild major tom and if I do I'll call it major tom reborn
by tweedermeister
Mon Nov 21, 2011 8:55 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: L.W.S Robotics build diarys
Replies: 46
Views: 56440

Re: L.W.S Robotics build diarys

i've now decided on a name for my featherweight, i'll ask for henry ryans permission at school tomorrow and if he says I can I'll name it major tom reborn
by tweedermeister
Mon Nov 21, 2011 7:58 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: L.W.S Robotics build diarys
Replies: 46
Views: 56440

Re: L.W.S Robotics build diarys

I plan on doing as much research on shwxplosion and building my featherweight to specifically exploit its weakness ( if it has one that is ) and if we ever fight shwxplosion at the same time we should both team up on him and take him out first Don't think I'm not watching :wink: I was counting on i...
by tweedermeister
Mon Nov 21, 2011 6:10 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: L.W.S Robotics build diarys
Replies: 46
Views: 56440

Re: L.W.S Robotics build diarys

I have another question, where would I get the safety link for a featherweight and how would I wire in failsafes, a safety link, and a power light ?
by tweedermeister
Sun Nov 20, 2011 10:17 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: L.W.S Robotics build diarys
Replies: 46
Views: 56440

Re: L.W.S Robotics build diarys

bitternboy wrote:shwxplosion? Do you mean Explosion?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A-UMAaQ8hg4
yeah its a running joke from the gametechmods forums
by tweedermeister
Sun Nov 20, 2011 10:02 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: L.W.S Robotics build diarys
Replies: 46
Views: 56440

Re: L.W.S Robotics build diarys

I plan on doing as much research on shwxplosion and building my featherweight to specifically exploit its weakness ( if it has one that is )
and if we ever fight shwxplosion at the same time we should both team up on him and take him out first
by tweedermeister
Sun Nov 20, 2011 9:42 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: L.W.S Robotics build diarys
Replies: 46
Views: 56440

Re: L.W.S Robotics build diarys

also, how would I attach wheels to the drill motors or will I have to make my own ?.
and how would I attach the plastic together, bend one solid piece, with bolts or should I melt it together with a soldering iron because I dont know how to do plastic welding ?