Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2012

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Re: Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2

Post by James » Fri Apr 20, 2012 8:59 pm

No worries jack, hopefully we'll see you at the AWS??

I'm planning on videoing as much as possible so that I can update the modelworld DVD and will try and get the photos/video online ASAP after the event but it may be a few days before I get round to it :)

See everyone that's coming tommorow

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Re: Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2

Post by Team Orr » Fri Apr 20, 2012 9:06 pm

James wrote:No worries jack, hopefully we'll see you at the AWS??
Definitely, im hopefully going down the 3D printing route so fingers crossed i actually have a working robot :roll:
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Re: Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2

Post by haz » Fri Apr 20, 2012 9:18 pm

sorry, i might have to pull out hostile elephant grade 2, as per usual bits have exploded :-?

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Re: Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2

Post by bitternboy » Fri Apr 20, 2012 9:48 pm

I have one that's 14g, 240mAh, any good to you?
That sounds great dave, thanks very much. :)
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Re: Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2

Post by Remote-Controlled Dave » Sat Apr 21, 2012 8:11 am

I'm planning on videoing as much as possible so that I can update the modelworld DVD and will try and get the photos/video online ASAP after the event but it may be a few days before I get round to it
I just won't look then, seen as I'm not allowed :roll: :lol:
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Re: Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2

Post by haz » Sat Apr 21, 2012 8:18 am

just look, problem gustav?
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Re: Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2

Post by James » Sat Apr 21, 2012 4:23 pm

just got back from a day of robot-fighting fun, there were just over 40 robots and it wasn't even an AWS :o

Good to see several new people/robots including a few people we saw at modelworld :)


Results

Full combat
1st Place Raoul (Jim)
2nd Place Cheese It & catatonia (Jim & Joey)
3rd Place NOM NOM NOM (Andy H)

Non-spinner
1st Place antimatter (Jordan)
2nd Place Flippant 2 (Peter W)
3rd Place anti depressant (Jonathan)

Gauntlet/assault course
1st Antimatter (Jordan)
2nd Propellant (Oliver N)
3rd Stewie (Dave W)

full results/pictures/videos once i've sorted them out/uploaded them.
Think I managed to video almost every fight in the non spinner and full combat and also some of the gauntlet. There's 133 clips of video on my camera and so it may take a while for me to upload them all...

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Re: Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2

Post by earthwormjim » Sat Apr 21, 2012 4:35 pm

YAY.
Well done everybody,that was brilliant!
Thanks to Gary and family,and Peter,and everyone.
My daughter had a fantastic day too,
Thanks to everyone for making her feel so welcome. :)
See you all in July. :)
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Re: Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2

Post by haz » Sat Apr 21, 2012 6:32 pm

well done Jim for winning, a big thank you to Garry and co for organising, and indeed everyone who helped run things,
it was a brilliant day, wetted my apetite for destruction again. even with my frankly shockingly aweful robots.

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Re: Southern Antweight Challenge 2012 - Brighton, 21 April 2

Post by EpicentrE » Sat Apr 21, 2012 7:08 pm

Whew! Just got back. Thanks to Gary, James and co. for a great event, and of course excellent cake. It was great catching up with everyone as well as meeting the new faces that have appeared since I last attended an event. I'm quite happy with how I performed considering it took me a while to remember how to drive, and Zenith fared far better than I'd expected.

Thanks again to the organisers and congratulations to all the winners :).
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