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by Flippt
Wed Aug 31, 2011 2:15 pm
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Who wants Robot Wars to come back to TV?
Replies: 31
Views: 7930

Re: Who wants Robot Wars to come back to TV?

Well, the show is called Robot Wars , not Robot Science or such. But the technology do have improved over the years and should be looked on from another perspective then what the tv show used to. However, since the show were for Family entertainment it could get a bit tricky trying to change the for...
by Flippt
Thu Jun 02, 2011 12:18 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Mac os problem
Replies: 6
Views: 1192

Re: Mac os problem

Might be worth mention what model you got (Macbook pro, Air, G4 or such) and what OS.
by Flippt
Sat Mar 26, 2011 9:52 pm
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: what makes good tires?
Replies: 11
Views: 1795

One of the more common way is to use a piece of Dycem, a sort of fabric with rubber in it. I found that doublesided foamtape and dycem works really well togethere. Otherwise there is Lint Roller. However not the paper type. There used to be a very popular type that you could wash off with water / sc...
by Flippt
Mon Feb 21, 2011 12:11 am
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: soldering
Replies: 15
Views: 1725

It can be done with polycarbonate:
http://bovik.homeip.net/Tillverkning%20av%20Hjul.htm

However, they used a special tip made out of stainless steel (I guess), and lots of practise.

I would however just bolt i together, easier to repair.
by Flippt
Sat Feb 12, 2011 6:33 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Pop!
Replies: 432
Views: 50713

Could be a drum spinner?
by Flippt
Sat Feb 12, 2011 4:53 pm
Forum: Resource Websites
Topic: Hobyking spectrum compatible RX's
Replies: 41
Views: 6211

earthwormjim wrote:dual rate function
Since I've been out of robotics for a while, I don't really recognize this "dual rate function". Tried a quick search and what I can see is that you get more out of a servos movement? Please update me if I'm wrong.
by Flippt
Sun Feb 06, 2011 8:51 pm
Forum: Questions (and answers)
Topic: Speed Controllers
Replies: 262
Views: 32340

Andrew has tried one of the orangutang boards for his creation with succes. He had to program it himself though.
by Flippt
Wed Dec 29, 2010 9:41 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: New Robots
Replies: 1516
Views: 194942

Don't sweat your pants boys, it is still just a 3D modell :P
by Flippt
Wed Dec 01, 2010 2:38 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Almost Christmas
Replies: 14
Views: 2302

Hopefully some new boots, the amount of snow here is scary. 29" of snow during the weekend.
by Flippt
Sat Nov 27, 2010 7:03 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: where is every body???
Replies: 8
Views: 1372

What, a nuclear blast? Must have been that bass strong song I was listening to, one hit single.
by Flippt
Thu Nov 11, 2010 9:46 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: AWS 33 - Brighton 30 October 2010
Replies: 258
Views: 23904

Andrew_Hibberd wrote:I am interested, need to watch the 60% of fights I missed when building my robots. Also to inspire myself for the next event.
I am interested, need to watch the 100% of fights I missed when not being there. Also to inspire myself for the next event.
by Flippt
Mon Nov 01, 2010 2:08 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Spinnerness...
Replies: 49
Views: 5761

Well its my duty to keep everything in the right order 8)
by Flippt
Mon Nov 01, 2010 11:58 am
Forum: Antweights
Topic: Spinnerness...
Replies: 49
Views: 5761

*ehum*
Vacuum from SWEDEN, thank you.
by Flippt
Mon Oct 25, 2010 8:59 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Things of Interest
Replies: 34
Views: 3677

You and your tea. Here in Sweden we got Sweets!
by Flippt
Wed Sep 01, 2010 7:11 pm
Forum: Featherweights
Topic: New Featherweights
Replies: 241
Views: 28842

For battery I can recommend All-battery central on ebay:

http://stores.ebay.co.uk/All-Battery-Ce ... p=15&_sc=1

I bought a pack of 24x4600mAh cells for a really low price.