• 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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    Ocracoke

    FW- Crash Course

    Effectively, yes. A wire is attached to each end of the fuse holder and the fuse acts as a bridge.

    Ocracoke Today, 08:45 Go to last post
    PanoramicHarry

    4WD Antweight pushers

    Blue and Yellow sold! Red is still available.

    PanoramicHarry Today, 00:00 Go to last post
    RobK

    Best way to connect multiple lipo's

    Hi Lucy, thanks for the reply.

    I'm Rob with the yellow Fruitcake robots, I've seen/ spoken to you at many events.

    Going

    RobK Yesterday, 20:21 Go to last post
    BCartz

    FW- Crash Course

    cheers, that is loads of help guessing a wire threaded through both tabs and out?

    BCartz Yesterday, 20:13 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    Best way to connect multiple lipo's

    I run my heavier class robots with their batteries in series to up the voltage. These are matching pairs of voltages and capacities so I end up adding

    Ocracoke Yesterday, 16:58 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    FW- Crash Course

    I get my 80A fuses from Halfords usually. They are wired inline from the battery. Here is one I made for a MW but the same rules apply for a FW. The fuse

    Ocracoke Yesterday, 16:40 Go to last post
    BCartz

    FW- Crash Course

    so the escs have arrived today and plans for last parts on wednesday. for fuses where do people go for theirs and how do you go about wiring them? would

    BCartz Yesterday, 16:34 Go to last post
    RobK

    Best way to connect multiple lipo's

    I'm looking at a robot design that will need 8s for drive and 13s for Weapon. This is on a featherweight

    What are the do's and don't around

    RobK 27th September 2020, 13:14 Go to last post