• Fighting Robots Association Heavyweight Championship 2014

    Fighting Robots Association Heavyweight Championship 2014
    Hosted by Robots Live

    Competitors
    Beast
    Behemoth
    Big Nipper
    Cherub
    Eruption
    Gabriel
    Iron-Awe 5
    Iron-Awe 7
    Ka-Pow
    Kronic
    Leveller 2
    Manta
    Saint
    Storm 2
    Tiberius
    Titan
    Toon Raider
    Toxic 2
    TR2
    TX109

    Seeds

    The 2014 UK Heavyweight championships had 8 seeds based on results from the 2013 UK Heavyweight Championship and previous performance.

    1. Eruption
    2. Manta
    3. Iron-Awe 5
    4. Beast
    5. TR2
    6. Behemoth
    7. Toxic 2
    8. Kronic


    Competition Format

    Round 1

    Robots Compete is three way melees with the winner from each heat going through to the first round.

    Heat A

    Eruption
    KaPow
    Cherub

    Heat B

    Kronic
    Storm II

    Heat C

    Iron-Awe 5
    Titan
    Big Nipper

    Heat D

    Behemoth
    Toon Raider

    Heat E

    Manta
    TX109
    Leveller 2

    Heat F

    Toxic 2
    Gabriel

    Heat G

    Beast
    Tiberius
    Saint

    Heat H

    TR2
    Iron-Awe 7

    Finals

    Robots compete one-on-one to battle through to the final.

    Results

    Heats Quarter Finals Semi Finals Finals
    Eruption
    Vs
    KaPow
    Vs
    Cherub
    Eruption

    Vs
    Grand Final
    Kronic
    Vs
    Storm II
    Kronic Eruption Eruption
    Iron-Awe 5
    Vs
    Titan
    Vs
    Big Nipper
    Big Nipper

    Vs
    Vs

    Big Nipper
    Vs

    Beast
    Behemoth
    Vs
    Toon Raider
    Behemoth
    Manta
    Vs
    TX109
    Vs
    Leveller 2
    Manta

    Vs
    Toxic 2
    Vs
    Gabriel
    Toxic 2 Manta


    Vs
    Beast
    Vs
    Tiberius
    Vs
    Saint
    Beast

    Vs
    Beast 3rd Place Playoff
    TR2
    Vs
    Iron-Awe 7
    TR2 Big Nipper
    Vs
    Manta
    2014 Heavyweight Championship Winner: Eruption
    Second Place: Beast
    Third Place: Manta
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    RogueTwoRobots

    FW- Crash Course

    The motor wires aren't polarity sensitive, there's no positive or negative motor wire. Just hook them up to the motor and if it spins the wrong way, flip

    RogueTwoRobots Today, 18:27 Go to last post
    McMullet

    FW- Crash Course

    I think the general deal with ESCs is the labelled + and - are for the battery to plug in (as they have to be in the right polarity - i.e., if you wire

    McMullet Today, 18:21 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    FW- Crash Course

    I would say the M1 and M2 wires are the motor wires then. It is logical to say that blue, in that arrangement, is positive.

    Ocracoke Today, 18:17 Go to last post
    BCartz

    FW- Crash Course

    yeah the m1 m2 is where the black and blue wire is, the escs never came with instructions or diagram.



    hope to have the chassis

    BCartz Today, 17:56 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    FW- Crash Course

    You are correct about the grey wires being the aerials for the receiver. The blue wire on the ESC I think is the motor + wire, though worth checking a

    Ocracoke Today, 16:59 Go to last post
    BCartz

    FW- Crash Course

    just because the receiver has 2 grey wires on the top but plastic tops so guessing they are Ariel, also guessing on the escs the blue wire is the positive

    BCartz Today, 15:13 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    FW- Crash Course

    Usually yes. There are some that don't supply voltage to the receiver but they are relatively few and far between in my experience.

    Ocracoke Yesterday, 22:50 Go to last post
    RogueTwoRobots

    Drill driver gearbox assemblies for sale soon.

    Oh yeah, never rely on it being solid in the past as the screw mounts can crack/split/shear etc but it's nice just to be able to sit a motor/gearbox down

    RogueTwoRobots Yesterday, 13:25 Go to last post