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  1. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    The battery is going to be 5s, so 18.5V, and...

    The battery is going to be 5s, so 18.5V, and apparently I keep overestimating how much capacity the robot needs.

    Also Harry, the robot isn't precisely built, pretty much everything is wonky and...
  2. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Moar progress, about time... ...

    Moar progress, about time...

    http://www.fightingrobots.co.uk/attachment.php?attachmentid=5618&stc=1http://www.fightingrobots.co.uk/attachment.php?attachmentid=5619&stc=1

    Other than the obvious...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWyBvwvSA5g ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWyBvwvSA5g

    This triangular shape robot does something like that.
  4. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Continued the build, by adding front and side...

    Continued the build, by adding front and side armour:
    http://www.fightingrobots.co.uk/attachment.php?attachmentid=5480&stc=1http://www.fightingrobots.co.uk/attachment.php?attachmentid=5481&stc=1
    I...
  5. Thread: To the Future

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    What about robots on a stupidly low budget, no...

    What about robots on a stupidly low budget, no fancy tools and getting parts from your own robots, you have a time limit, and the robots go through a series of challenges
  6. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Little drive test:...

    Little drive test:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=npOWzjtGlWA

    Servos and microswitches with 2 12 cell NiCd packs, one for each side.
  7. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Small update: front and back has been cut and...

    Small update:

    front and back has been cut and bolted:
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    Now for the sides and then start with the steel! (And very likely weight shaving)
  8. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    A bit more progress: The front HDPE pannel is...

    A bit more progress:

    The front HDPE pannel is bolted to the supports and the base, and I fitted the chain and did a selfrighting test:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_UfS7IHn-10

    Also did a...
  9. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    More progress: Progress has been very slow,...

    More progress:

    Progress has been very slow, because school manages to be stressful even if we don't do anything most of the time:
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    The axe head is (of course) not final, it's just a piece of...
  10. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Thanks, shouldn't be difficult to upgrade the...

    Thanks, shouldn't be difficult to upgrade the shaft.

    And yes I plan to bring it someday to the UK, Sam.
  11. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Thanks, the shaft is 1cm diameter.

    Thanks, the shaft is 1cm diameter.
  12. Where did Attila fought last year? And is there a...

    Where did Attila fought last year? And is there a build diary somewhere?
  13. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    So, some time ago I found a place to get the HDPE...

    So, some time ago I found a place to get the HDPE from italy, and 2 days ago I ordered some sheets.
    I thought that the parcel would arrive next week, but after school I found them in the living...
  14. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Updates: Started the build by getting the base...

    Updates:

    Started the build by getting the base and making the axe mechanism:
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    Right now it weights 8,5kg including the axe, the gear ratio for it is 5:1, having on the handle...
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    Happy Christmas from Italy!

    Happy Christmas from Italy!
  16. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Did some testing these last few days, by making...

    Did some testing these last few days, by making this platform:
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    the motor holders are made out of 3mm steel, if it turns out to be too heavy, I might make them out of HDPE.
    The wheels are...
  17. Hope there's something, I'm interested!

    Hope there's something, I'm interested!
  18. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Hi all! I will pm you when I solved some other...

    Hi all!
    I will pm you when I solved some other things.
    Meanwhile what material should I make the base?
    I'm thinking of steel, but what thickness?
  19. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Hi, I might found a way of getting the HDPE, for...

    Hi, I might found a way of getting the HDPE, for now I got 2 new drills to add to the ones in Black Wood, now I need to know what capacity the battery needs to be, since a friend of mine is ordering...
  20. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Yesterday I sent an email to direct plastics to...

    Yesterday I sent an email to direct plastics to see if sending to italy is possible, I'm now waiting a respones.

    Only if that fails I will use polycarb, and not only I can get that near home, but...
  21. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    The materials are still not decided, but it's...

    The materials are still not decided, but it's between HDPE and polycarb, 20 mm.
    I would use HDPE, but it is damn difficult to find in Italy, the only company that sells that stuff is in Turin (north...
  22. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    The motor is...

    The motor is this:http://www.ebay.it/itm/Electric-Motor-24-Volt-300-Watt-24v-300w-Unite-ZY016-2750rpm-Scooter-DC-16-AMP-/161446223841?pt=UK_Sporting_Goods_Scooters_LE&hash=item2596f1dfe1,

    the...
  23. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Sketcht this yesterday, what do you think of it?...

    Sketcht this yesterday, what do you think of it?
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    this is not definitive, but I want to keep the basic shape.
    I will use small wheels because the axe is supposed to self right the...
  24. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    I was thinking of using two botbitz 85Amp for...

    I was thinking of using two botbitz 85Amp for drive, and with 14.4V are they overkill for 2 motors each?
    Also how would polycarbonate compare to hdpe?
    And how about a welded steel body, will it end...
  25. Thread: Tashic's Robots

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    Ok 4S it is! And for those esc I would need at...

    Ok 4S it is!

    And for those esc I would need at least 5, as I plan to use 4wd with a drill motor for each wheel.
    Also is the weapon motor able to self right the robot, and also what gear ratio is...
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