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by Spaceman
Wed Sep 19, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Team 1202 Build Diary
Replies: 91
Views: 12831

Re: Team 1202 Build Diary

Been having lots of fun printing ABS... Not 100% there but getting close to printing some pretty good looking parts out of ABS. hopefully means I will have some assembled bots soon. The PLA test version of Crabulon weighed in at 160g with 20% print. Still lots of weight to add armor, weapons etc but...
by Spaceman
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Team 1202 Build Diary
Replies: 91
Views: 12831

Re: Team 1202 Build Diary

So the pan for AWS 56 is to turn up with 4 new bots: Robototron Mk 5: Tracked lifter Crabulon: Shufflebot. Not sure I will get as far as a active weapon on this one at the moment. OAF 3: Critical Fail: A D&D inspired take on the hamsterball concept R.E.X: Tracked Clampbot. At the moment all 4 are in...
by Spaceman
Wed Sep 05, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Events
Topic: AWS56 - 13th October, Bristol
Replies: 7
Views: 834

Re: AWS56 - 13th October, Bristol

Hopefully going to make this one.

Robototron is coming out retirement to be trashed by one of Rorys bots, and hes bringing friends...
by Spaceman
Thu Aug 16, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Team 1202 Build Diary
Replies: 91
Views: 12831

Re: Team 1202 Build Diary

So getting to the point in my life where I feel I need to try a spinner out. Now, not wanting to lose a finger or worse, what would peoples advice on attempting this safely? As a side note and related, what company would cut metal disks, claws etc and what sort of file format do they need. Could I d...
by Spaceman
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:42 am
Forum: Events
Topic: AWS56 - Bristol
Replies: 41
Views: 2425

Re: AWS56 - Bristol

Having chatted to people I am taking on an event in feb 2019. Not sure I could finance and run both aws 56 and 57.
by Spaceman
Wed Jul 25, 2018 9:41 am
Forum: Events
Topic: AWS 57 (February 2019)
Replies: 0
Views: 249

AWS 57 (February 2019)

05-SEP-2018: Date is now confirmed: AWS 57 Date: 23rd of February 2019 Location: Tysoe Village hall, Main St, Upper Tysoe, Warwick CV35 0SE This is the first time for me organizing a AWS so forgive me asking lots of questions. I will update this nearer the time but now the date has been confirmed a...
by Spaceman
Mon Jul 23, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2019 AWS event
Replies: 4
Views: 257

Re: 2019 AWS event

23rd of feb sound good as a provisional date?
by Spaceman
Mon Jul 23, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2019 AWS event
Replies: 4
Views: 257

Re: 2019 AWS event

Just need to know what quarter you want me to cover.
by Spaceman
Sat Jul 21, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Events
Topic: AWS56 - Bristol
Replies: 41
Views: 2425

Re: AWS56 - Bristol

http://www.chiltonvillagehall.co.uk

Was eying up this place for our needs. Not seen in real life but looks plenty big enougth.
by Spaceman
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: AWS56 - Bristol
Replies: 41
Views: 2425

Re: AWS56 - Bristol

Well, I was going to throw my hat into the ring for an event in 2019 but if its not stepping on any toes I could give it a whirl.

Would be in the Oxfordshire-Warickshire area if I did.

And would probably need a bit of help.

But offers there
by Spaceman
Thu Jul 19, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Events
Topic: 2019 AWS event
Replies: 4
Views: 257

2019 AWS event

Hi all This is probably very early for this, But I would like to volunteer to run/host an AWS next year, assuming there is a need for someone to do so. Would need assistance but been promising to help put something together for years, so its about time I do it. Would probably be in the Oxfordshire-W...
by Spaceman
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:28 am
Forum: Events
Topic: AWS56 - Bristol
Replies: 41
Views: 2425

Re: AWS56 - Bristol

Assuming permission from the boss, I shall be there!
by Spaceman
Tue Jul 17, 2018 6:28 am
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Team 1202 Build Diary
Replies: 91
Views: 12831

Re: Team 1202 Build Diary

Somehow I knew that was going to be the answer...

Makes sense.
by Spaceman
Mon Jul 16, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Team 1202 Build Diary
Replies: 91
Views: 12831

Re: Team 1202 Build Diary

Question

What % infill do people use for 3d printed chassis?
by Spaceman
Mon Jul 16, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Team 1202 Build Diary
Replies: 91
Views: 12831

Re: Team 1202 Build Diary

I have ordered abs now so shall give it a whirl. That said the pla based one sounds tempting.

A group of us at work have co bought a pursa i3, so expecting greatish things.