Startup of robo-sumo

Today we had hour robo-sumo startup. It resulted in 4 teams that are in the competition.

Rules are as follows:

  • The robot must fit in an 100x100mm box at the start of the round, but it can fold out after start.
  • Max weight is 500g
  • No more power than 1 11.1v LiPo battery pack
  • All robots will have the same form of motors, but can have as many as the team like.
  • No lethal weapons!!! Flame throwers, saws and such is forbidden.
  • Radio equipment will be as close to the same as possible.

We will try to meet at Wednesdays at 19:00 to build and test our robots and then have competitions once every month.

The leader-board will be updated later when we have had our first competition. First date for that is October 5th.