Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

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Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby limpet » Fri Jan 06, 2017 6:25 pm

Ant Freeze 4

Where:
The Island Project College
114-116 Birmingham Road
Nether Whitacre
Coleshill
Birmingham
B46 2EP

When: 09:30 28th Jan 2017
Until: 16:30 28th Jan 2017
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The plan...
Arrival anytime after 09:00
09:00-10:00 Sign-ups and set up
10:00 Flea Weight Tournament to AWS rules.
followed by
Ant Weight Tournament to AWS rules
followed by

Pinball
Nuts
Annihilator
and two new games!

Nanos and Football will be added if time allows.

Trophy and certificates will be awarded at the end.
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Competitor sign up is at:
http://robotwars101.org/ants/antweightw ... hp?id=5310

A list of those who have signed up is at:
http://robotwars101.org/ants/antweightw ... hp?id=5310

Nearest Motorway Junction is M42 J9, then follow A4097 Kingsbury Road towards Kingsbury, until you reach an island, turn right onto Coton Road, follow this road into Whitacre and look for the Swan Inn. turn right here onto Birmingham Road. Follow this road out of the village and the collage will be on the left. The entrance to the drive is blockpaved and it looks more like a farm. There will be signs up if all goes to plan!
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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby Shakey » Fri Jan 06, 2017 7:04 pm

Kindof signed up. I don't remember naming one of my robots THAT but good luck to john announcing it.

It should be 'Don't Hug Me I'm Scared'. And 'Un-named Grabber' has no name yet and probably won't for a while.
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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby suvv » Fri Jan 06, 2017 7:19 pm

all signed up and sorted just seen shakeys name...good luck
how hard can it be???
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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby limpet » Thu Jan 12, 2017 10:09 am

I will be hiring tables so need to have a good idea of how many are planning to attend, if people who are coming can either sign up or just let me know that would be great. Thanks
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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby AntRoboteer » Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:12 pm

We are planning on coming and shall be bringing the usual number of robots. :D

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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby Occashokka » Thu Jan 12, 2017 6:44 pm

I should be bringing 3 but I haven't made them yet is I can't sign up
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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby MrSam » Mon Jan 16, 2017 2:51 pm

My first sign up did the weird thing so i've signed it again

Just ignore the first one, K thnx

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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby limpet » Fri Jan 20, 2017 2:29 pm

I`ve spoken to the venue owner today, please make sure any plug in devices such as chargers and soldering irons etc are safe to use, no dodgy plugs or anything. To comply with the H&S risk assessments.
Thanks.

If lots of people turn up we will be using the workshop instead of the classroom and although it has heating it isn't as good so you might want to allow for that :0

I`ve got seven 6x3 tables booked but I can add more if needed when I pick them up, it`s looking good folks!
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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby mole55 » Fri Jan 20, 2017 4:53 pm

Gonna have to pull out.

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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby Occashokka » Fri Jan 20, 2017 10:13 pm

I'm gonna have to pull out too :(
Team Badger
Has a 3d printer now yay
-£4.82+VAT (intact)
-cool modulated printed thingy
-not yet built nasty mean spinnt thingy

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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby limpet » Sat Jan 21, 2017 6:28 pm

why the pull outs?
If I`ve worried you about it being cold I didn`t mean cold cold, just don`t turn up in just a tshirt :)
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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby Occashokka » Sat Jan 21, 2017 7:42 pm

My brother has a university visit to get to and apparently his future is more important :(
Team Badger
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-£4.82+VAT (intact)
-cool modulated printed thingy
-not yet built nasty mean spinnt thingy

I'm gonna build something huge and stupid, try and stop me :P

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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby limpet » Sat Jan 21, 2017 8:04 pm

Hope its a robotics degree :)
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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby peterwaller » Mon Jan 23, 2017 8:48 pm

I take it you wont be needing my arena.

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Re: Ant Freeze 4 - Sign Up & details

Postby limpet » Wed Jan 25, 2017 3:23 pm

Hi Pete,
No but thanks anyway.
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