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.


    Promotion and education of all things to do with robots, of all weights, shapes and sizes.
    To provide consistency with regard to open event safety, arenas and robot build rules.
    To centralise communications, in effect be a library of contacts and to promote the sport.
    To encourage the set up of regional meeting clubs, that are either part of the FRA or affiliated to the FRA.
    To endeavour to work with other countries associations for the betterment of our sport.
    To represent roboteer interests in negotiations with other bodies.
    To generally make the roboteers lot a better one.

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    Certification of Full Pressure Ram

    That's a shame. O ring sealing is never fun, and rarely right on the first or second try.

    What pressure are you trying to seal? I'm alright

    emisnug Today, 07:30 Go to last post

    Project Squirrel

    1) There is a couple of methods, a popular one to use something akin to thisjust slid in the gearbox and bolt down the holding block. simple but effective.

    Maxamuslead Today, 07:28 Go to last post

    Project Squirrel

    To address your questions directly:

    1) I can't really answer this one, I don't use drill motors per se (I use a pair of Gimson motors with

    Ocracoke Yesterday, 19:03 Go to last post

    Team Shakesc : Build Diary

    Many things have got in the way of getting the bot this far

    Finally took it for a test drive tonight.

    Not quite finished yet.

    shakesc Yesterday, 18:31 Go to last post

    Project Squirrel

    Thanks Michael, but now I got more issues... always something with this damn robot, haha...

    Got three that immediately spring into the fray

    Outlaw Yesterday, 17:45 Go to last post

    Certification of Full Pressure Ram

    No, the ram didn't get certified. The valves were pressure tested successfully up to 90 bar, but the ram leaked very badly around the seal. I am planning

    JeremyCuss Yesterday, 16:38 Go to last post

    Certification of Full Pressure Ram

    Hi Jeremy, did your ram get certified in the end? Trev mentioned Robot Wars parts but I didn't catch him before he went off again

    emisnug Yesterday, 14:12 Go to last post

    Keyed shaft

    Or me.

    maddox10 Yesterday, 04:36 Go to last post