• James Williams's Avatar
    5th December 2018, 17:53
    9mph should be quick enough. Keep in mind at live events you'll be thrown in with at least 15 other bots (sometimes more than twice that) so you there will always be an opponent less than 4 feet away.
    10 replies | 528 view(s)
  • Ocracoke's Avatar
    4th December 2018, 15:25
    I keep my LiFe batteries in LiPo bags even when inside the robot for added cushioning. Gotta have them if you are running LiPo batteries.
    6 replies | 288 view(s)
  • James Williams's Avatar
    4th December 2018, 12:30
    Hi Matt. You definitely need a lipo bag. Getting knocked about in battle can damage lipos internally & cause them to catch fire when they are recharged. I've competed at 5 live events this year &...
    6 replies | 288 view(s)
  • James Williams's Avatar
    4th December 2018, 12:23
    Hey Eoin. Just wanna say Barrog did phenomenally well, especially for a relative newcomer & was definitely one of the bots I was rooting for. It was a shame that the one fight that DB12 beat you was...
    67 replies | 21565 view(s)
  • Al_'s Avatar
    4th December 2018, 07:52
    Al_ replied to a thread Strix 2 in Build Diaries
    It was the motors that broke every time. The gearboxes seems pretty good and I'm still on the original gearboxes that have had the abuse at both 5s and 4s. At Cheltenham it was on 4s. Tx...
    6 replies | 371 view(s)
  • Al_'s Avatar
    3rd December 2018, 19:41
    Al_ replied to a thread Strix 2 in Build Diaries
    CAD renders are looking might fine for the new Strix! However, please may I offer a quick work of caution on the new 12V Argos drill motors on 5s. I broke all 4 of mime on 5s inside 2.5 events, they...
    6 replies | 371 view(s)
  • Ocracoke's Avatar
    3rd December 2018, 16:35
    I honestly don't think it'll be an issue. Whilst speed is nice, control is often better.
    10 replies | 528 view(s)
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