The Fighting Robots Association is the governing body for robotic combat and competition. Featuring robots that have competed in Robot Wars, Battlebots, Technogames and others our members make up a strong community of roboteers dedicated to the sport.
    As a professional organisation established in 2003 we oversee the safety of the sport. In addition to maintaining rules for building, fighting and judging competition robotics we provide a community for our members including an online forum and website.


    Promotion and education of all things to do with robots, of all weights, shapes and sizes.
    To provide consistency with regard to open event safety, arenas and robot build rules.
    To centralise communications, in effect be a library of contacts and to promote the sport.
    To encourage the set up of regional meeting clubs, that are either part of the FRA or affiliated to the FRA.
    To endeavour to work with other countries associations for the betterment of our sport.
    To represent roboteer interests in negotiations with other bodies.
    To generally make the roboteers lot a better one.

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    Gunblade Build Diary - FW spinner

    Belt. Easily, it'll slip on excessive torque and not snap like a chain might I'd imagine.

    Ocracoke Yesterday, 22:44 Go to last post

    Gunblade Build Diary - FW spinner

    So I answered one of my questions straight away, 20mm centre hole looks a lot more suited to the bar spinner than the 12mm centre design. I scaled up

    COAESystems Yesterday, 22:43 Go to last post

    Team Coolspeedbot's Beetleweight build

    First purchase for CSB: Echo, The 22mm gear motors from Bristol Bot Builders website and the BB10A ESCs from Ranglebox. So drive will be sorted, I have

    Coolspeedbot Yesterday, 22:19 Go to last post

    Gunblade Build Diary - FW spinner

    Hello everyone,

    So it's time to take a leap of faith, combine the best bits of my featherweight design for Flatfish and my beetleweight

    COAESystems Yesterday, 19:48 Go to last post

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    That weird and wonderful update time.

    The unnamed antweight is now called Lafiel and this has been an utter pain throughout.

    Ocracoke Yesterday, 16:26 Go to last post

    BOB FW Series

    ive not had a chain break nor split in Wanna choppa, and thats had some forces on it. Although not as powerful as some axe bots, its been ok on 06b. but

    Roboteernat 16th January 2020, 16:14 Go to last post
    Mr Manuva27

    New build: Scarab

    Looks great so far! Excited to see how it develops! The "semi autonomous control" sounds interesting, is that for the weapon to automatically

    Mr Manuva27 16th January 2020, 12:52 Go to last post

    New build: Scarab

    Looks brilliant, and yeah it's great to see a clampbot! What's the rest of the machine going to look like? I'm imagining Dead Metal but less spiky...

    McMullet 16th January 2020, 11:41 Go to last post