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    They were. A capacitor blew on it. So the Rx is...

    They were. A capacitor blew on it. So the Rx is returned.
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    Sticky: It seems you can get away with a pair of scissors...

    It seems you can get away with a pair of scissors and not much else.
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    At first it was constantly changing but now the...

    At first it was constantly changing but now the wheels just keep running, even when the transmitter is turned off. I have zero control of it. Is the red LED on the transmitter supposed to flash or...
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    This is very impressive.

    This is very impressive.
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    Ah, thank you.

    Ah, thank you.
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    First Build and Noise Problems

    I built an antweight using http://robotwars101.org/ants/shop/ but it is moving entirely on its own. It is useless since I can barely control it and on top of that one motor seems slower than the...
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    It is harder to notice that watching the fight on...

    It is harder to notice that watching the fight on TV I suppose. People are using some really tough armor these days that can take a tough blow.
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    What radio controller, batteries and charger...

    What radio controller, batteries and charger would you suggest using with Rorys kits?
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    Sticky: Thank you. Have you any suggestions for a list...

    Thank you. Have you any suggestions for a list of tools?
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    Useful info for your walker would be Boston...

    Useful info for your walker would be Boston Dynamics Patents and any open source software already out there for walkers.
    http://www.freepatentsonline.com/8126592.html...
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    When finished it will look exactly like this. ...

    When finished it will look exactly like this. :rofl:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8YjvHYbZ9w
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    Just while I'm here. Good sportsmanship btw....

    Just while I'm here. Good sportsmanship btw. (although I would certainly be willing to send someone's bot home in a bin bag during the finals to entertain - as I would expect of them)

    I was just...
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    Well you made me laugh if nothing else. Good...

    Well you made me laugh if nothing else. Good luck.
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    Sticky: I can't afford a jigsaw. Yes I would really...

    I can't afford a jigsaw. Yes I would really appreciate a list. Think of the minimum someone would need to build an antweight using metal ( 1mm is the limit/allowed thickness?) and polycarbonate. I...
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    Yes considering that. The gyros wouldn't be used...

    Yes considering that. The gyros wouldn't be used for any form of "jump". I doubt that would work well. They may produce a shunting force to counteract lack of friction.

    The complexity of...
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    You are correct. However I think there may be...

    You are correct. However I think there may be means of mitigation and modes of counteraction. I am also considering the mind-boggling complicating design consideration of allowing it to hop with...
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    Yeah. It is that simple (almost). With the...

    Yeah. It is that simple (almost). With the speed and computer controlled mass distribution on three axis, a downward fan type assembly, a blade, an rc helicopter gyroscope and a counter revolving...
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    Although this is only ONE of the crazy...

    Although this is only ONE of the crazy contraptions I was thinking of. Other ideas were inspired by these videos.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FLFse2RcuRU...
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    Just to clarify. The idea is to use weights on...

    Just to clarify. The idea is to use weights on the inside that can be moved to tilt the robot. It would mostly work like a gyroscopic helicopter crossed with a motorised spinning top. I might...
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    I would like to see a larger picture of your...

    I would like to see a larger picture of your concept art actually. I really want to see more builds that are trying to be different and entertaining/funny.
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    I thought is was also that they are somewhat like...

    I thought is was also that they are somewhat like using entanglement (as well as interfering with electronics as you noted). I suppose it would be best to avoid soft magnets such as ceramics. It is...
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    I imagine printed parts are out of the question...

    I imagine printed parts are out of the question for something that large.
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    Have you priced how much it would cost to have it...

    Have you priced how much it would cost to have it done for you by an engineering firm?
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    Are magnets allowed according to the build rules?...

    Are magnets allowed according to the build rules? I'm thinking of in particular 13.2.4.
    http://www.robotwars.tv/media/1243/robot-wars-build-rules.pdf
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