Search:

Type: Posts; User: daveimi

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    2
    Views
    75

    Yes new heavyweight lol. Just working out how to...

    Yes new heavyweight lol. Just working out how to roll it back over or whether to admit defeat and leave it as is.
  2. Replies
    2
    Views
    75

    La Machine dimensions

    I've looked everywhere, does anyone have any clue as to the length / width / height of La Machine?
  3. Oh cool, will have a look :)

    Oh cool, will have a look :)
  4. Cheers

    Cheers
  5. Where do you all order your ampflow motors?

    Looking to get hold of ampflow wheel motors (with hubs, gearbox and wheel). Where's the best place to order from?
  6. Replies
    5
    Views
    864

    Oh cool ok. So there's still loads of heavy...

    Oh cool ok. So there's still loads of heavy fights without spinners?
  7. Replies
    5
    Views
    864

    Spinners at heavy weight events

    Wondered how people in general are finding life in general now that spinners are at every event? Is it getting expensive quick? Are the usual suspects still turning up to shows etc?
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,668

    Further update: it runs like a dog without a...

    Further update: it runs like a dog without a separate GPU, gonna try it on my gaming PC.
  9. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,668

    Taken six months to get round to this, but can...

    Taken six months to get round to this, but can report back that Fusion 360 runs alright (ish) on Intel HD graphics. Need to watch a few YouTube guides as all I've managed to draw is about 17...
  10. Thread: Robot 10.1

    by daveimi
    Replies
    5
    Views
    1,511

    You need a big plough on the front or the mass of...

    You need a big plough on the front or the mass of spinners will eat those tracks.

    Edit: beautiful robot though! So can't wait to see it built!
  11. Thread: Get Shrekt

    by daveimi
    Replies
    15
    Views
    3,534

    Do you drill everything with a cordless drill?...

    Do you drill everything with a cordless drill? It's always so accurate!!
  12. Thread: Chain Drive

    by daveimi
    Replies
    8
    Views
    2,085

    Oh cool thanks! Thanks for all the guidance.

    Oh cool thanks! Thanks for all the guidance.
  13. Thread: Chain Drive

    by daveimi
    Replies
    8
    Views
    2,085

    Oh yeah I never thought about a chain reduction...

    Oh yeah I never thought about a chain reduction needing spot on alignment. Thought it would be a dead easy drive train for a heavy, but I spose it's still loads easier than mod 2 gearing etc to get...
  14. Thread: Chain Drive

    by daveimi
    Replies
    8
    Views
    2,085

    Chain Drive

    To chain drive a heavy. Is it a case of having a wheel with a sprocket on an axle, and a motor with a sprocket on the shaft. And then you buy the right chain for the sprockets, and use a chain...
  15. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,863

    That's cool. I sold a pair of wheel chair motors...

    That's cool. I sold a pair of wheel chair motors not long back lol.
  16. Replies
    131
    Views
    21,191

    Thank you that's brill!

    Thank you that's brill!
  17. Replies
    131
    Views
    21,191

    I wondered how you get your drilling accurate...

    I wondered how you get your drilling accurate enough for making your own gear reductions. Would I need a pillar drill to be accurate like you? Or have you found a way to do it accurately with a...
  18. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,863

    @ Theo. The middleweight thing sounds...

    @ Theo. The middleweight thing sounds tempting. What other sorts of robots have been built? What drive trains are they all using?

    @typhoon driver. Thank you for the reply. Are they new or...
  19. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,863

    @ maddox10 - No time frame as such. Moving house...

    @ maddox10 - No time frame as such. Moving house between now and November, and going to start my first heavy build after Christmas. Looking for something to build a pushy robot around as a first...
  20. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,863

    HW drive train complete with wheels.

    Hi

    As above, looking for a heavy drive train to build around in one form or another. Needs to be complete with wheels and ready to bolt in.

    Cheers

    Dave
  21. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,668

    Good point. Will report back after the weekend.

    Good point.

    Will report back after the weekend.
  22. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,668

    Fusion 360 on Intel HD graphics?

    Anyone had a crack at the above? I have a gaming PC I could use but just bought a house and only have my knock off Mac Mini kicking about with hd4000 graphics. Anyone reckon I can download fusion 360...
  23. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,105

    Thanks for the info.

    Thanks for the info.
  24. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,105

    Haha thanks. Been away for a year finishing my...

    Haha thanks. Been away for a year finishing my degree. Moving house and getting married next. Planning on bringing the wooden magic of Rancid back next spring lol. Either that or build another naff...
  25. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,105

    Tiberius self righting

    Hi. Does anyone know if Tiberius can self right? I found some pictures of the guts inside, and there are what look like extra hydraulic rams. I've sort of caught the gist of how the robot works, but...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4