• 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.