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FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« on: August 26, 2014, 01:49:15 PM »


An experimental bot I made that I don't think falls into any bot category. Basically, it lifts itself above the competition using the 4 servo pistons, then shoots down with the two center pistons, directly onto the chassis of the opponent.

If this has been made before, then cool. If not, I think this bot type should be called "Dropper".
« Last Edit: January 29, 2015, 12:58:51 PM by FOTEPX »


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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase of Bleh
« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2014, 01:52:24 PM »
Does it work? I tried making those a long time ago but the servos weren't strong enough to lift the chassis

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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase of Bleh
« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2014, 02:02:40 PM »
Does it work? I tried making those a long time ago but the servos weren't strong enough to lift the chassis

In Ironforge, yes. It also works for MW's and HW's by daisy-chaining servo's.


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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase of Bleh
« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2014, 02:13:21 PM »
I kinda did a similar concept in stock, just not a poker but a bottom spinner. Still pretty cool concept.

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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase of Bleh
« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2014, 02:23:24 PM »
You could do that, but in IronForge pokers are OP, so it's best to rely on pokers.

Can somebody make an IronForge Trinity spinner, plz?  :gunz:


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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #5 on: January 29, 2015, 01:04:10 PM »


A combination of Craaig and Lemonism's axebots. Is piss-poor at fighting, but most of my bots are for looks anyways.


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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #6 on: January 29, 2015, 01:07:17 PM »
I would say I like it but it's literally a clone mash-up of the 2. Get creative, yo.

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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #7 on: January 29, 2015, 01:22:47 PM »
Very creative, nice work!!

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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #8 on: January 29, 2015, 01:42:46 PM »
I would say I like it but it's literally a clone mash-up of the 2. Get creative, yo.
Very creative, nice work!!

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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #9 on: January 29, 2015, 01:45:24 PM »
While Tibsy is a hell of a builder, he doesnt yet have a scale of how good bots are. He said my bots were amazing. He said he was losing his touch.
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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #10 on: January 29, 2015, 01:51:06 PM »
While Tibsy is a hell of a builder, he doesnt yet have a scale of how good bots are. He said my bots were amazing. He said he was losing his touch.
Incorrect.
Follow craaig, our lord and saviour, and pray he doesnt set Mr Snappy on us.

I have low-confidence with my bots and I like to assume I have a scale of how good or bad bots can be.
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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #11 on: January 29, 2015, 01:56:25 PM »
Yes, you are polite, but your scale goes from amazing to amazing.
And despite me knowing this is about as helpful to a person as saying to someone who has been shot "Stop bleeding you wuss" but
YOUR BOTS ARE SIMPLY AMAZING! STOP THINKING THEY ARE NOT!
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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #12 on: February 11, 2015, 05:48:08 PM »
Get creative, yo.

Alrighty, then.



Name came from the face that it isn't the no man's land between MW's and HW's. I'll remake it later into a MW.


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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #13 on: February 11, 2015, 05:53:22 PM »
Tibsy called, he wants his latest bot back.
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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #14 on: February 11, 2015, 06:06:17 PM »
Tibsy called, he wants his latest bot back.

Yeah, there was inspiration from Tibsy's bot. However, I think I made enough differences to make it it's own thing.


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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #15 on: February 11, 2015, 07:50:27 PM »
I inspired someone? (ô_ô)



Seriously though, that's one deadly bot. Shame they're different weight classes, Cheddar Shreddar & ASOPDC would be a perfect tag team lol!

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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #16 on: February 11, 2015, 08:06:00 PM »
I inspired someone? (ô_ô)

Hellz yeah, you did. Your bots have been sublime as of late.



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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #17 on: February 11, 2015, 08:29:53 PM »
I inspired someone? (ô_ô)

Hellz yeah, you did. Your bots have been sublime as of late.
Oh. Thank you very much! ^^
That shuriken bot just blows me away dude, nice work :3

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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #18 on: February 12, 2015, 08:33:16 AM »
Isn't it actually a SHW at this point with Ironforge weights?

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Re: FOTEPX's IronForge Showcase
« Reply #19 on: February 12, 2015, 09:59:36 AM »
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