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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Sat Mar 24, 2012 11:03 pm

here was a better bout for us for the day, we have some electronics issues to work out, i think that we have a bipolar gremlin in our robot, at one time it works great and others it decides to shutdown without warning
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Sun Mar 25, 2012 11:20 am

Well I lied he ring spinner wasn't aggressive at all. There was still some ok hits though
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Sun Mar 25, 2012 12:27 pm

So does Steel Center's robot have titanium teeth? Or does it just spark like that for the fun of it when it hits the walls?
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Sun Mar 25, 2012 6:34 pm

i think it is ti
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Sun Mar 25, 2012 8:44 pm

haha that steel center robot looked like it was on ice or something
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Sun Mar 25, 2012 8:53 pm

ya that was the only bout tho that our robot ran descently
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Mon Mar 26, 2012 12:34 am

Stephen wrote:
haha that steel center robot looked like it was on ice or something
It drives like a hovercraft!!!
I wanna see Alex's bot run well again, because it should tear up.
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Mon Mar 26, 2012 6:16 am

thank you, hopefully with luck we will get it up and goin
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:03 pm

jtm94 wrote:
Stephen wrote:
haha that steel center robot looked like it was on ice or something
It drives like a hovercraft!!!
I wanna see Alex's bot run well again, because it should tear up.

haha that's exactly what i was thinking but i couldn't remember the name for it
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:31 pm

One thing that has yet to be commented on:
LET US THANK EVERYONE WHO MADE IT POSSIBLE TO BE ABLE TO DRIVE THIS YEAR!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:37 pm

are you referring to the back ordered bane bots stuff, and those whom were able to take place the bane bot gearboxes
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:39 pm

I'm referring to the arena no longer being suited for Monster Jam instead of Bots IQ.

We got gearboxes d:, but that was a big issue this year that I wasn't referring to.
How does banebots run out of the main thing they sell? During robot season?
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:12 am

oh ok and i have no idea we ordered back in oct. and we still aint got our parts yet, we are not happy at all with them
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Tue Mar 27, 2012 7:28 am

I know they've changed the in-stock date several times.
I wonder how many esc's they're back-ordered for.
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:15 pm

jtm94 wrote:
I'm referring to the arena no longer being suited for Monster Jam instead of Bots IQ.

We got gearboxes d:, but that was a big issue this year that I wasn't referring to.
How does banebots run out of the main thing they sell? During robot season?

Easy theres over 2000 teams that compete in first
You can only stock up so much
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:54 pm

Cody wrote:
Easy theres over 2000 teams that compete in first
You can only stock up so much
Has this happened frequently in the past?
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Tue Mar 27, 2012 10:04 pm

I guess we just got lucky last year with buying what we needed.
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Wed Mar 28, 2012 9:22 am

It does
This year was worse then normal though as the had a shortage of supplies for the p60
Idk wtf is up with the esc
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Wed Mar 28, 2012 3:10 pm

lookin like we are gonna be going with torquemaster or mamba
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Wed Mar 28, 2012 4:20 pm

We have some torquemasters on deck, we'll see how they perform.
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Wed Mar 28, 2012 4:22 pm

ive heard good things about them
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Wed Mar 28, 2012 4:28 pm

I'm digging deeper into the controller.
They're definitely more powerful, but they may not be as fast.
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Wed Mar 28, 2012 5:11 pm

hmmm, that could be good or bad
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Wed Mar 28, 2012 11:59 pm

I'm fairly certain on this answer, but it hasn't really been verified yet and I refuse to accept it.
did Springdale enter their overcutter again this year?!?!
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PostSubject: Re: Day 2 of prelims    Thu Apr 05, 2012 11:29 pm

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Pics from competion are up
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