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    Today, 17:35
    Almost all of my internal cuts are done with a jigsaw, which usually explains why they end up looking rougher than normal cuts. If I wanted to cut a box for instance, I'd draw the box, add a chamfer...
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    Yesterday, 17:33
    I notice in your last picture that one of the metal pins on the gearbox has come loose. if one of those comes loose, the entire planetary setup can come loose or seize as well. I'd recommend putting...
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    Yesterday, 09:47
    Sorry for delay in reply. HDPE is really good for press fitting like you said, especially if the holes are undersized. For Léim Thart, I needed to press in a 1/2 inch bearing, and for that I just...
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    16th June 2019, 23:55
    FOLLOW-UP: This video from Team Saint covers a few extra tips for HDPE cutting. the blade being used here will likely be too big for many cuts necessary, especially at lower weight classes, but the...
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    16th June 2019, 23:46
    So I've been working fairly non-stop on beetleweights and featherweights for the past two years, and each of my builds have involved robots almost entirely constructed out of HDPE. I have a lot to...
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Galway, Ireland
Barróg (FW), Barróg Doom (FW) -In Progress-, Léim (BW)


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