ROBOT WARS WILL BE BACK!!!

10th December 2016 / 25th March 2017

What is Robot Wars

ROBOTEERS STANDBY! Do you miss the metal crunching carnage of robots smashing each other to pieces for your pleasure? Well BEEES are hosting their 5th Robot Wars competition on the 10th of December 2016 and are inviting you to either compete or spectate. “Wow that’s great what’s it gonna cost us to spectate/compete?” I hear you say, well it’s FREE to do both!. (There is a £10 deposit on transmitter & receiver, although these are optional they are recommended for beginners! ).

Rules

Official Ant-weight Rules List:

http://robotwars101.org/ants/rules.htm

Basically:

  • Must fit in a 4" cubed box (~101mm cubed)
  • Equal to or less than 150g on wheels (or 225g for  a walker!)
  • Robots will be weighed / measured to ensure fair play

Rules for workshop usage:

  • Risk assessments with you, on the workbench AT ALL TIMES
  • No more than 20 people in the workshop at the same time
  • To use the 3D printer YOU MUST BE TRAINED
  • To use the 3D printers only when necessary
  • Removal of tools from the workshop will result in DISQUALIFICATION and being banned from the event. ( Also a 3 year ban from the workshop)
  • Must follow the Health and Safety signs signposted around the workshop at all times.

Need Help? Contact the committee