• FRA

    About 


    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.

    Aims 


    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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    fra

    Editing posts

    Hi Lucy, thanks for pointing this out. I've fixed the issue for now and will look into a more permanent solution.

    fra Today, 00:25 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    Editing posts

    I've noticed this issue has cropped up again. I've e-mailed the FRA to see what can be done.

    Ocracoke Yesterday, 23:47 Go to last post
    PanoramicHarry

    Tango - Heavyweight Combat Robot

    UPDATE:
    The robot will be available after the Extreme Robots event in Cheltenham, November 2020.

    PanoramicHarry 13th December 2019, 17:05 Go to last post
    Redirect Left

    Post battle analysis and repair

    Thanks for the compliment! I tried to keep things going and apply pressure, and keep on the bots without too much spare time off the ball. Hopefully we

    Redirect Left 13th December 2019, 01:01 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    So Azriel is back together as it was for the 0.9 specthough the axe gearbox is slipping under the power of 6S LiFe batteries now, so that'll want remodeling.

    Ocracoke 12th December 2019, 23:30 Go to last post
    team death

    Post battle analysis and repair

    I would agree Nat, normally you could get almost continual use with a 50% over voltage but

    there are other factors like the near stall factor

    team death 12th December 2019, 14:57 Go to last post
    Roboteernat

    Post battle analysis and repair

    12v motors should be ok at 16v, they have usually a 50% over specified power limit. Perhaps its the brushes snapping on the small copper arms internally

    Roboteernat 11th December 2019, 16:56 Go to last post
    team death

    Post battle analysis and repair

    Thank's Andrew

    Because I will be bringing 3 Robots for the next events I think a re-match is inevitable

    with at least one of

    team death 10th December 2019, 16:30 Go to last post