• Bamm Bamm


    Statistics
    Weight: 100kg
    Height: 85cm
    Length: 78cm
    Width: 78cm
    Speed: 9mph
    Year built: 2001
    Status: Retired
    Weight class: Heavyweight
    Location: Haarlem, The Netherlands


    Armour
    Aluminium and Polycarbonate.
    Power
    2 x Bosch motors powering its 4-wheel drive. One powering each side.
    Weapons
    Pneumatically powered axe mounted on a 360 degree rotating turret so it can strike opponents in all directions.
    Strengths
    Has a powerful axe weapon.
    Weaknesses
    Is a bit sluggish and vulnerable to flippers.
    Team Bamm Bamm
    Erik Cornelissen, Rien Groenenwegen and Con Taal
    Information
    Bamm Bamm is a Dutch heavyweight robot that was built in 2001 by Erik Cornelissen, Rien Groenenwegen and Con Taal. It was first entered into robot combat in the Dutch Series of Robot Wars where in Series 1 it beat Lizzard in its Heat final before losing to them after meeting again in the Grand-final. In Series 2, it came back where despite losing the first round was given a Wild card into the Grand-final where it lost to Philipper 2. It also entered the UK Seventh Wars where it was beaten in the first round of its heat by Firestorm 5. Bamm Bamm was named after the cartoon character from the Flintstones and had the destructive nature of it to match with its axe which could attack in any direction.

    Achievements
    • Robot Wars - Dutch Series 1 Semi-Finalist (2001)
    • Robot Wars - Dutch Series 2 Semi-Finalist (2002)
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    James Williams

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    Hey Colin

    I was under the impression that the arena was being built tomorrow starting at 2pm. Ian did mention he was getting the units cleared

    James Williams 10th July 2020, 16:24 Go to last post
    team death

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    I'm hoping to get along on the 12th too James and opted to help with putting up of the arena,any idea what

    time on Saturday they will start

    team death 10th July 2020, 15:55 Go to last post
    James Williams

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    I'm going to the Dojo this Sunday (12th) & Ian mentioned that they're keeping the arena up over the next few weeks so it's definitely going ahead.

    James Williams 10th July 2020, 15:19 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    Yeah, the one on the 19th.I know it'll be spinners galore... I'll bring a binbag :P No, it'll be OK.

    Ocracoke 10th July 2020, 11:53 Go to last post
    RogueTwoRobots

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    Dojo as in the one on the 19th? As far as I'm aware it's still going ahead but it's also pretty much spinners galore!

    RogueTwoRobots 10th July 2020, 11:36 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    Azriel
    So it is practically finished now barring a locking pin and sorting out the drive wheels but this is pretty much how I intend it to look

    Ocracoke 10th July 2020, 11:05 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    Looks good, I still have a A28-150 motor laying around that I was planning to put into Azriel after Dojo if that goes ahead. I want more power in the

    Ocracoke 9th July 2020, 13:15 Go to last post
    Mr Manuva27

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    Perhaps a bit late, but this was posted in the OOTA discord server by Mike Jeffries (former captain and driver of Bombshell on Battlebots) about upgrading

    Mr Manuva27 9th July 2020, 12:39 Go to last post