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    The Fighting Robots Association is the governing body for robotic combat and competition. Featuring robots that have competed in Robot Wars, Battlebots, Technogames and others our members make up a strong community of roboteers dedicated to the sport.
    As a professional organisation established in 2003 we oversee the safety of the sport. In addition to maintaining rules for building, fighting and judging competition robotics we provide a community for our members including an online forum and website.
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    phil33

    Motor mounts

    Hi, excellent news. I have sent a PM. Thanks

    phil33 Yesterday, 16:36 Go to last post
    Roboteernat

    Motor mounts

    Hey Phil,
    I am manufacturing these, send me a message and can sort you out
    I have had more great feedback from roboteers at the Cheltenham

    Roboteernat Yesterday, 16:31 Go to last post
    phil33

    Motor mounts

    Hi, does anyone know where I can buy some motor mounts for the argos drill motors. They are the new style in which the gear box can come away easily.

    phil33 Yesterday, 14:17 Go to last post
    Triceratop

    Brushless verses Brushed Motors

    Hi all,
    Being old school I still use brushed motors for my FW but am looking at the possibility of going brushless.
    Brushless motors from

    Triceratop Yesterday, 09:56 Go to last post
    typhoon_driver

    Heavyweight invertable wheels

    Just to add, all the go kart tyres I used in PP3D, crossfire and 008 were all free from a local karting track. They have to pay to dispose of them so

    typhoon_driver Yesterday, 09:19 Go to last post
    typhoon_driver

    Heavyweight invertable wheels

    The foam filled solid wheels don't have great grip. An easy way around this is to screw bike tread onto the outer rim of the tyre.

    typhoon_driver Yesterday, 08:42 Go to last post
    TeamKnightshade

    Heavyweight invertable wheels

    Thanks for the advice! I'll look into both options.

    TeamKnightshade 15th November 2018, 18:02 Go to last post
    Sam_DRT

    Heavyweight invertable wheels

    Go kart wheels/tyres are pretty good, great traction. There's usually a good number going second hand on ebay. The actual wheel itself can crack though

    Sam_DRT 15th November 2018, 17:44 Go to last post