• Fighting Robots Association 2012 Heavyweight Awards

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


      Best Design

      Nominees

      Big Nipper
      Thor
      Iron-Awe 5

      Winner

      Big Nipper

      Best Engineered

      Nominees

      Big Nipper
      Behemoth
      Tiberius
      Megga Mouse

      Winner

      Big Nipper

      Best Newcomer

      Nominees

      Eruption
      Beast
      Titan
      Air

      Winner

      Eruption

      Best Driver

      Nominees

      Will Thomas
      Alan Young
      Graeme Dawson
      John Findlay

      Winner

      John Findlay

      Most Innovative

      Nominees

      Saint
      Maelstrom
      Big Nipper

      Winner

      Big Nipper

      Outstanding Achievement

      Nominees

      Big Nipper (Double UK Champion)
      Behemoth (Veterans and still competitive)
      Iron-Awe 5 (Double UK Champion)
      Ripper (2011 UK Champion and continually improving)

      Winner

      Behemoth
    • Forum Posts

      Outlaw

      Project Squirrel

      Right, I get it now, thank you so much. I'll get to adding everything up and go from there. Many thanks!

      Outlaw 19th May 2022, 17:19 Go to last post
      Ocracoke

      Project Squirrel

      Each stage is a multiplier. 8:1 x 8:1 = 64:1 so you'd want say a 2:1 on the first stage and then a 4:1 on the second.

      Ocracoke 19th May 2022, 16:58 Go to last post
      Outlaw

      Project Squirrel

      I apologize for all the questions, my math is absolutely atrocious, but would this mean that in order for me to get an 8:1 ratio, it'd basically be a

      Outlaw 19th May 2022, 16:49 Go to last post
      Ocracoke

      Project Squirrel

      To answer your questions based on my experiences with axe robots:



      Yes, it is feasible. I do exactly this 2 stage reduction

      Ocracoke 19th May 2022, 10:22 Go to last post
      Outlaw

      Project Squirrel

      So, with the redesign of the weapon system, I wish to put out a few questions to... well, anyone that does axe weapons done with a chain drive system.

      Outlaw 18th May 2022, 22:15 Go to last post
      Ocracoke

      Team Kaizen Build Diary

      OK, so I've got a second transmitter which I've managed to bind Azriel to and that works fine. Batteries all charged and is good to go. In typical fashion

      Ocracoke 18th May 2022, 09:40 Go to last post
      teamidris

      West Midlands

      Bought a huge old lathe MFL seems so long go. I should try new batteries in TwoTooDoo

      teamidris 8th May 2022, 15:53 Go to last post