• Fighting Robots Association 2012 Heavyweight Awards

    Results of the FRA Heavyweight Awards 2012 as voted by members of the community


    Best Design

    Nominees

    Big Nipper
    Thor
    Iron-Awe 5

    Winner

    Big Nipper

    Best Engineered

    Nominees

    Big Nipper
    Behemoth
    Tiberius
    Megga Mouse

    Winner

    Big Nipper

    Best Newcomer

    Nominees

    Eruption
    Beast
    Titan
    Air

    Winner

    Eruption

    Best Driver

    Nominees

    Will Thomas
    Alan Young
    Graeme Dawson
    John Findlay

    Winner

    John Findlay

    Most Innovative

    Nominees

    Saint
    Maelstrom
    Big Nipper

    Winner

    Big Nipper

    Outstanding Achievement

    Nominees

    Big Nipper (Double UK Champion)
    Behemoth (Veterans and still competitive)
    Iron-Awe 5 (Double UK Champion)
    Ripper (2011 UK Champion and continually improving)

    Winner

    Behemoth
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    Anttazz

    Rusty (Robot Wars HW)

    I haven't been to an event in over a year so I'm considering selling off my larger machines.

    First on the list would be Rusty (or Ceros

    Anttazz Today, 14:04 Go to last post
    scott

    Attitude Adjuster (Beetleweight)

    Likewise Greg! Your diary was one of my most read bookmarks. The interlocking method definitely adds strength and rigidity.

    At UWE bot

    scott 16th March 2019, 21:53 Go to last post
    scott

    Team Health & Safety - First Time Builder

    Great write-up Greg, very thorough and detailed. The new WeeWoo looked amazing! It was great fun to fight in the crazy axebots vs clusterbots whiteboard

    scott 16th March 2019, 21:01 Go to last post
    McMullet

    Removable link rule clarification

    In a car, negative and positive are very different from a practical point of view. The battery negative is grounded to the chassis, so it's not insulated.

    McMullet 14th March 2019, 20:15 Go to last post
    dotDominic

    Editing posts

    Yeah I've just tried editing a post and I'm also having this problem.
    Also I can't upload pictures using "insert image" button - the screen

    dotDominic 14th March 2019, 13:21 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    Editing posts

    Has anyone else noticed that when you try to edit a post that the spinner icon just sits there spinning away without doing anything? Tried to do this

    Ocracoke 14th March 2019, 12:52 Go to last post
    Redirect Left

    Removable link rule clarification

    I am not sure if this is why specific to this hobby, however in my experience doing lots of electrics, odd things can happen if you sever a connection

    Redirect Left 13th March 2019, 22:38 Go to last post
    TheNutcracker

    Removable link rule clarification

    Sorry to dredge up an old thread, but if there any reason why the interlink can't be on the negative terminal? Cars and heavy machinery are isolated on

    TheNutcracker 13th March 2019, 19:20 Go to last post