• Fortis

    * Weight: 96kg
    * Height: 20cm
    * Length: 100cm
    * Width: 70cm
    * Speed: Unknown
    * Year built: 2011
    * Status: Retired
    * Weight class: Heavyweight
    * Location: Farnham, Surrey, England
    Solid steel.
    4 x electric motors powering its 4-wheel drive.
    Pushing power with front mounted scoop to assist with getting under opponents.
    Has strong armour and can run either way-up.
    Has a high ground-clearance and wheels are exposed.
    Team Batter
    John Bell, Sarah Bell, Sean Bell and Pip Bell.
    Fortis is a heavyweight robot that was built by Team Batter from Surrey. It was built as a four-wheel driven rambot in 2011. Fortis only fought in the last events of 2011 held by Roaming Robots. It has retired now but the chassis was salvaged and was built to make Titan which also had parts from the teams other robot Scorpion.
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    Team Pushover: Build Log

    Hey Lucy! No, being honest, I walked away, so I’m happy at that. Bike was written off, and I was supposed to get my new one on Tuesday just gone, but

    Retroman Yesterday, 01:04 Go to last post

    Team Pushover: Build Log

    Hey Paul!

    Ouch, hope your accident didn't result in anything too severe?

    Updates look good, getting something to work reliably

    Ocracoke Yesterday, 00:45 Go to last post

    Team Pushover: Build Log

    Hi everybody, long time no see! What a few months, new workshop , busy at work, new kitchen, motorbike accident, and now a pandemic. Wow.

    Retroman Yesterday, 00:42 Go to last post

    Team Bitza - Hippobotamus

    Hello all, I could use some help with the design of this robot.

    I was just about to cut the side panels and thought that the beater may

    Dan-27 26th March 2020, 21:36 Go to last post

    Jerry Can - Featherweight 1st Build

    Hi Colin. The exhaust silencer sounds like a great idea When we were kids we used to put 'Cherry Bombs' on our Mini's, a robot themed one of those

    Diddlydodger 26th March 2020, 11:03 Go to last post

    Jerry Can - Featherweight 1st Build

    Hi Sam, we sat down and brainstormed last night, Andy has given me some good ideas and he listened to some of mine too. We have done a couple of sketches

    Diddlydodger 26th March 2020, 10:54 Go to last post
    team death

    Jerry Can - Featherweight 1st Build

    I also like this idea and as I said to Andrew during his Bread dead toaster build-More like this please!

    I found myself eyeing up a exhaust

    team death 25th March 2020, 17:26 Go to last post

    Jerry Can - Featherweight 1st Build

    Sounds great! Is going to be very distinctive to look at but you've also got a nice big box shape to fit everything in. Look forward to seeing it take

    McMullet 25th March 2020, 08:31 Go to last post