Pan,” Jeff Gier, Team Mechanical
Advantage; 2nd: “Heman I,” Evan
Gandola, Team Probotics; 3rd:
“Rumble,” Heman I, Evan Gandola,
Seattle, WA on
2/9/2008. Go to
com for more information.
The event will be held at the
Monroe County Fairgrounds (near
event will be held from 11:30am-
6:00pm and safety inspection from
9:00am-11:00am. If a lot of robots
register, they may start safety and
fights earlier. Class: 1, 3, 12, and 30*
pound robots ( 30 lb spinning-weapons not allowed). Format:
Double Elimination or Round Robin
(RFL Rules), no ICE or open flames.
Entry Fee: $40 for first 30 lb or 12 lb
robot. $25 for first 3 lb or 1 lb robot.
Additional robots are half price.
Special entry fee considerations for
builders who are under 18. Arena:
12 x 12 with 18” x 18” pit in one
corner surrounded by a 2” high
wall making it very difficult to
accidentally drive into it.
● Beetles — 1st: “D2,” David Timothy,
Team D2; 2nd: “The Box,” Richard
Kelley, Team Kelley; 3rd: “Rumble,”
Sweaver, Greg Shay, Team Fishneck.
This will be a 150 g to 30 lb
combat event. Fairies and Ants fight
in 8’ box on Friday; Beetles through
Featherweights fight in 16 x 16 box
on Saturday and Sunday. All completed forms and entry fees must be
received by 1/2/07. This is going to
be another awesome event at the
Farm Show Complex!
Robots Live presented a show in
London for the MCM Expo,
10/20-21/2007. Go to www.robots
live.co.uk for more information.
Robots Live will present an event
at the Hermitage Leisure Centre,
Whitwick, Leicestershire on 2/2-
3/2008. Go to www.robotslive.
co.uk for more information.
For the first event of the year,
Robots Live heads back to their home
town of Whitwick in Leicestershire.
Not only is this their hometown
but also their birthday! Come and
celebrate two years of Robots Live!
Mecha Mayhem 2007 was
presented by Chicago Robotic
Combat Association in Rosemont, IL
on 10/19-21/2007. Go to www.the
crca.org for more information.
Robowars has tentatively scheduled their national title event in
Oakleigh, South Victoria, Australia
on 1/12-13/2008. Go to http://rob
owars.org for more information. SV
Motorama 2008 will be presented by North East Robotics
Club, Inc., in Harrisburg, PA, from
2/15-17/2008. Go to www.nerc.us
for more information.
Robowars Metro was presented
by Robo Wars in Oakleigh, South
Victoria, Australia on 11/06/07. Go
to http://robowars.org for more
Upcoming Events for
January and February
WAR NW Model Hobby Expo
2008 will be presented by
3 Axis Mill
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Whether milling 0.020” traces on prototype PCBs or cutting ½”
steel battle armor, this CNC mill can do it all. Weighing in at more
than 1100 lbs, the PCNC can deliver the hardware end of your
combined hardware & software projects.
Tormach PCNC 1100 Features:
Table size 34" x 9. 5"
R8 Spindle 1.5 hp variable speed to 4500 RPM
Computer controlled spindle speed and direction
Precision ground ballscrews
Digitizing and tool sensing support
4th axis and high speed spindle options
Mill includes Control, CAD and CAM
software. Optional stand, coolant system,
computer and accessories are extra.
Product information and online ordering at www.tormach.com
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