We managed a cheeky day in the workshop over the bank holiday. It can be summed up in one sentence; we have an antweight arena (well almost)! Chris has been hard at work at making the innovative antweight arena and I can I am impressed with the end product! It is very good to drive […]

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*ahem*. I don’t like to talk much. But I might as well introduce myself. I’m a motorised golf caddy. Before fighting robots I spent many days just going round the golf courses. Nothing exciting really, it’s a job. Paid well, you got treated well. But then, one day, something terrible happened. My battery dies. My […]

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I’m moving to London! Some fun career times ahead, but that means that I’ll be spending less time at the workshop than I’d like. So, after doing some internet research, I learned that I won’t be living too far from the South London Makerspace – which is awesome! They’ve got things like lathes, a mill, […]

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Progress – at least, in my head – continues at a good pace. We’re on track for being able to test & tune the robot at Extreme Robots Manchester, complete with weapon. However, a big sticking point on the build has been a rather simple one. Tyres. I thought I was going great – the […]

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Well, it’s been a busy year in the workshop and the arena for ARC Robotics! We can look back on it with mixed feelings, mostly good. So what have we done? We started with a working heavyweight, then we added a weapon which made it not work We redesigned Big Dave 3 who is scheduled […]

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