• Apex


    Statistics
    * Weight: 100kg
    * Height: 25cm
    * Length: 70cm
    * Width: 60cm
    * Speed: 12mph
    * Year built: 2014
    * Status: Active
    * Weight class: Heavyweight
    * Location: Bristol, England
    Armour
    Titanium
    Power
    2 x Electric motors powering its 4-wheel drive, one powering each wheel.
    Weapons
    Wedge-shaped for shunting with a Hydraulic crushing spike.
    Strengths
    Very compact and strong.
    Weaknesses
    No self-righter.
    Team Danby
    Craig Danby and Chris Danby
    Information
    Apex is a heavyweight robot built by Team Danby from Bristol. It was built in 2014 as the successor to the teams previous robot TX-108 originally as TX-109. It first debuted in the Robot Wars live events in 2014. The robot has a more powerful crushing jaw than its predecessor and in late 2014 had its drive configuration changed from 2-wheel drive to 4-wheel drive for added traction, in 2015 its name was changed to Apex.
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    McMullet

    Grimlock Middleweight

    Zoom zoom! Looks great Chris.

    McMullet Today, 18:40 Go to last post
    BCartz

    FW- Crash Course

    awesome, yeah you read correct, just wasn't sure if its 2 pieces of wire soldered at each connection or if it was done differently.

    BCartz 23rd November 2020, 20:22 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    FW- Crash Course

    It is soldered through if I am understanding you correctly, at each end.



    In the photo I posted on page 3, the fuse is before

    Ocracoke 23rd November 2020, 19:44 Go to last post
    BCartz

    FW- Crash Course

    Bought my fuse and maxi holder today, got a 70amp fuse as well to try. with lockdown restrictions possibly easing soon hopefully i can meet my dad and

    BCartz 23rd November 2020, 19:31 Go to last post
    RogueTwoRobots

    Drill driver gearbox assemblies for sale soon.

    Are they older style where the motor mounts to a faceplate and then the faceplate is screwed to the gearbox housing?

    Looks like it but just

    RogueTwoRobots 23rd November 2020, 14:17 Go to last post
    teamshock

    Parts for sale

    Been having a clear out in the shed so looking to shift some spare parts if anyone is interested.

    2x 160mm dia aluminium wheels with sprockets-

    teamshock 22nd November 2020, 21:24 Go to last post
    Roboteernat

    Drill driver gearbox assemblies for sale soon.

    Hi all, I’m in the final stages of importing large quantity of drill driver gearboxes and Rs550 12v motors.
    Im just calculating costs of the

    Roboteernat 22nd November 2020, 11:44 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    Grimlock Middleweight

    Looking good there Chris, can't wait to meet it in the arena!

    Ocracoke 20th November 2020, 20:21 Go to last post