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  Topic: Bargain Buys and Interesting Products
rjw

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PostForum: The Marketplace   Posted: Wed Jun 26, 2013 5:53 pm   Subject: Bargain Buys and Interesting Products
I bought some of the Spektrum specific ones for just under $10us

No case, with pins coming out the end.

They failsafe well, but if I can get the same thing for under $6, then wtf am I doing???
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  Topic: Bargain Buys and Interesting Products
rjw

Replies: 610
Views: 174385

PostForum: The Marketplace   Posted: Wed Jun 26, 2013 5:26 pm   Subject: Bargain Buys and Interesting Products
Do those receivers failsafe properly?

Tia
  Topic: R2RCR USA
rjw

Replies: 87
Views: 29814

PostForum: Builders Reports   Posted: Fri Jun 21, 2013 8:13 am   Subject: R2RCR USA
Thanks!!

I put up some new links to videos of them in action...they hit pretty hard
  Topic: R2RCR USA
rjw

Replies: 87
Views: 29814

PostForum: Builders Reports   Posted: Fri Jun 21, 2013 3:29 am   Subject: My fleet!!
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  Topic: If you wanted to buy a 3 pounder??
rjw

Replies: 21
Views: 18387

PostForum: The Marketplace   Posted: Tue Jun 18, 2013 1:52 am   Subject: Finally have a website up!!
I started on my website, but nothing for sale just yet...coming soon tho!!

I am also doing a 'builders database' kind of thing listing Thunderome participants as they surface

http://www.r2rcr.co ...
  Topic: R2RCR USA
rjw

Replies: 87
Views: 29814

PostForum: Builders Reports   Posted: Thu Jun 13, 2013 12:30 pm   Subject: Hot News on Melty technology!!
Anyone who ever followed the development of Melty brain combat robots, at least the era that began with Rich Olson's melty code, may recall that I modified the code to run with brushless motors. Well ...
  Topic: on/off Switches and wiring
rjw

Replies: 11
Views: 4384

PostForum: Technical Chat   Posted: Thu Jun 13, 2013 11:15 am   Subject: on/off Switches and wiring
I'm working on a few things. When the smoke clears , I'll post the resulst of my tests, but so far there are NO shorts in any of 3 bots tested and all three exibit similar symptoms....once again. not ...
  Topic: on/off Switches and wiring
rjw

Replies: 11
Views: 4384

PostForum: Technical Chat   Posted: Mon Jun 10, 2013 1:18 am   Subject: on/off Switches and wiring
I just put heat shrink on all but the tip of the wrench I use for the switch so it avoids the arcing issue entirely.

gotcha...I used to do that way back when, but....

thanks again Mike!! Smile and ...
  Topic: on/off Switches and wiring
rjw

Replies: 11
Views: 4384

PostForum: Technical Chat   Posted: Mon Jun 10, 2013 12:22 am   Subject: on/off Switches and wiring
tried that with no luck..it's wierd, because it doesn;t always happen, plus it looks like a sparkler. I've dealt with shorts before, you get true arcing and contact points look burnet, etc. this is li ...
  Topic: on/off Switches and wiring
rjw

Replies: 11
Views: 4384

PostForum: Technical Chat   Posted: Mon Jun 10, 2013 12:10 am   Subject: on/off Switches and wiring
Same here , but have been experiencing some wierd stuff lately with fingertech switches in our steel 3 pounders.

Once in a while, when inserting an allen wrench thru a steel cover and turning the s ...
  Topic: on/off Switches and wiring
rjw

Replies: 11
Views: 4384

PostForum: Technical Chat   Posted: Sun Jun 09, 2013 10:26 pm   Subject: on/off Switches and wiring
Do you guys wire the positive or negative thru your on/off switch?
  Topic: Thunderdome in Miami, Fl. USA
rjw

Replies: 4
Views: 3011

PostForum: General Chatter   Posted: Sun Jun 09, 2013 11:57 am   Subject: Thunderdome in Miami, Fl. USA
thanks man

I'll probably be too busy to actually compete, but I'll find people to drive my prototypes.....might use them as house bots...having the little undercutter attack 2 competitors while the ...
  Topic: Thunderdome in Miami, Fl. USA
rjw

Replies: 4
Views: 3011

PostForum: General Chatter   Posted: Sun Jun 09, 2013 3:17 am   Subject: Thunderdome 1 is officially scheduled!!
We are having our first event on July 20 in Miami.....It should be a monthly thing, so anyone who might be coming over to Florida (wishful thinking?) look us up!!
  Topic: R2RCR USA
rjw

Replies: 87
Views: 29814

PostForum: Builders Reports   Posted: Sat Jun 08, 2013 3:00 pm   Subject: Testing assymetrical blade
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=U5R7rL9-Bvk
  Topic: R2RCR USA
rjw

Replies: 87
Views: 29814

PostForum: Builders Reports   Posted: Fri Jun 07, 2013 10:05 am   Subject: R2RCR USA
Aluminum test blocks after 8 to 10 minutes

https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/s403x403/944210_626080860754609_1089728981_n.jpg

Also cut right thru the kickplate (2 1/8" pieces of lexan) ...
 
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