FIGURE 10. Internal layout with
Scorpion XXL or Victors.
FIGURE 11. Team
Scotch Pies with trophy.
19.8V of the A123s, but their poorer
current sourcing ability makes them
a pretty close match.
I also added a pair of color
coded 10 mm LED “eyes” to the
front of each bot so that it’s easier
to identify your bot in a melee (and
because it just looks cool!). A 1K
ohm resistor in series with each LED
ensures good light output but also a
long life at the voltages used in the
Completed and Upcoming Events
Completed Events for
Gulf Coast Robot Sports- 8 was presented by Gulf Coast
Robot Sports in Bradenton, FL on
Schiele Museum Clash Of The Bots 2 was presented by Carolina
Combat Robots in Gastonia, NC on
PA Bot Blast 2011 was
D.W. Robots in
Bloomsburg, PA on July 16th.
Upcoming Events for
Franklin Institute 2011 will be presented by the North East
Robotics Club in Philadelphia, PA on
October 15th. Go to www.nerc.us
for more information.
ComBots Cup VI will be presented by ComBots in San Mateo, CA
on October 29-30. Go to
/event/view/11 for more
Mecha-Mayhem 2011 will be presented by the Chicago
Robotic Combat Association in
Rosemont, IL on October 22-23. Go
to www.thecrca.org for more
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