• Fighting Robots Association 2012 Featherweight Awards

    Results of the FRA Featherweight Awards 2012 as voted by members of the community


    Best Design

    Nominees

    Carcinus
    Explosion
    540
    Murphies Law

    Winner

    540

    Best Engineered

    Nominees

    Venom
    Cobalt
    NST

    Winner

    Cobalt

    Best Newcomer

    Nominees

    Cobalt
    Galactus
    Flow!
    TS2

    Winner

    Galactus

    Best Driver

    Nominees

    Grant Cooper
    John Findlay
    Trevor Wright
    Will Thomas

    Winners

    Grant Cooper and Trevor Wright

    Most Innovative

    Nominees

    LF3 (First electric flipper)
    Flow! (Most powerful featherweight flipper)
    Tormenta (Innovative use of materials)

    Winner

    LF3

    Outstanding Achievement

    Nominees

    Team Big Nipper (Always pushing the boundaries of what is possible to build)
    Team Tiberius (Incredible engineering and reliability)
    Team Beast (Unrivalled achievement record)

    Winner

    Team Big Nipper
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    Coolspeedbot

    Team Coolspeedbot's Beetleweight build

    Beelte Belt like all events at present got called off due to Covid 19 but at the very least I got CSB: Echo fully running and assembled for a second test

    Coolspeedbot 28th March 2020, 22:29 Go to last post
    Retroman

    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 27th March 2020, 00:04 Go to last post
    Ocracoke

    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 26th March 2020, 23:45 Go to last post
    Retroman

    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 26th March 2020, 23:42 Go to last post
    Dan-27

    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, 20:36 Go to last post
    Diddlydodger

    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, 10:03 Go to last post
    Diddlydodger

    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, 09:54 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, 16:26 Go to last post