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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: 15934

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: 3417

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: 4963

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: 5792

It can be done with polycarbonate:

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: 139256

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: 17367

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: 81732

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: 501021

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: 7586

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: 4363

What, a nuclear blast? Must have been that bass strong song I was listening to, one hit single.