• Constrictor


      Statistics
      • Weight: 100kg
      • Height: 30cm
      • Length: 117cm
      • Width: 77cm
      • Speed: 9mph
      • Year built: 2003
      • Status: Retired
      • Weight class: Heavyweight
      • Location: Torquay, Devon, England


      Armour
      10mm high-density polyethylene with 3mm aluminium on the top.
      Power
      Electric motors running on 750 watts. One powering each of its go-kart wheels.
      Weapons
      Innovative low-pressure flipper that also doubles up as a crusher.
      Strengths
      The lifter/crusher is a very innovative weapon and it can run upside-down.
      Weaknesses
      Can be difficult to control at its top speed.
      Team UK Robotics
      Dominic Rott, Werner Rott & Max Underhill
      Information
      Constrictor was built in 2003 by Team UK Robotics from Devon. It first entered Robot Wars in the final series where it lost round 2 of its heat to Tsunami. It also competed in the football event in Techno-Games along with Hellbent where they were known as the Skeleton crew and a few live events around the UK hosted by Roaming Robots mainly. Constrictor was well known for its innovative flipper which could double up as a crushing weapon, giving it the ability to squeeze the life out of its opponents.
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