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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #940 on: November 25, 2018, 12:00:44 PM »
Yeah that looks about as good as a mw hammer can get


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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #941 on: November 30, 2018, 02:21:14 PM »
Try 2 hammers and 2 wedges.

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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #942 on: December 06, 2018, 11:04:03 AM »
Oh right I forgot about this:



It's not the best, as the hammers are still quite slow on the return, and can get chewed off.  I tried a setup shortly after which uses counterweights, but it's still not the best.  I also am still trying to figure out a setup where I can make sure it's stable and doesn't flop over on it's head half the time, that seems to happen more times than I'd like.  IIRC there's about 3 supervolts in there, which I'm not sure if it's overkill, but I think it gets the job done.

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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #943 on: December 06, 2018, 11:33:36 AM »
Nice build

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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #944 on: December 06, 2018, 11:48:19 AM »
old school. looks great

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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #945 on: December 06, 2018, 03:28:42 PM »
I mean the bot is great but holy krampus that intro text

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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #946 on: January 23, 2019, 10:17:28 PM »
Uhhhh.....



This feels more like a proof of concept style of HS than anything really.  I guess this was a Mr. Hell bot from Starcore AI V3.  An undercutter 24HS.  Kinda wanted to keep that style and get the weapons to actually all hit and do some actual undercutting, and give stronger armor.  So it has some top and bottom armor, and the plows seem wide enough to not  easily expose the wheels.  Why this style of weapon formation?  Well, Geese actually did this kinda same style for a Bitter Box rebuild a year ago, and wanted to kinda keep the same style for the other bots in the team.  Also kinda gives the "Devil's Horns" kinda vibe as well, so I guess that's neat.  Also even if I did have the 24 kg, im not entirely sure what exactly I could use beyond at least maybe two casters.

Also side note, the extender work is something I'm kinda iffy on.  It took a while to come up with it and get it actually done, but I don't even know if this was my best work as well.

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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #947 on: January 23, 2019, 10:27:31 PM »
great build. if only the ramplates were like 2px higher though to keep the weapon motors covered.

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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #948 on: January 23, 2019, 11:07:02 PM »
undercutter HS really only work with razors in my experience. Looks alright but more a circa 2009 bot instead of a 2019 bot
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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #949 on: January 23, 2019, 11:51:56 PM »
this the setup?


24hs are cool tho. really should be the max allowed for a hw hs tbh.
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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #950 on: January 24, 2019, 08:23:28 AM »
Uhhhh.....

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This feels more like a proof of concept style of HS than anything really.  I guess this was a Mr. Hell bot from Starcore AI V3.  An undercutter 24HS.  Kinda wanted to keep that style and get the weapons to actually all hit and do some actual undercutting, and give stronger armor.  So it has some top and bottom armor, and the plows seem wide enough to not  easily expose the wheels.  Why this style of weapon formation?  Well, Geese actually did this kinda same style for a Bitter Box rebuild a year ago, and wanted to kinda keep the same style for the other bots in the team.  Also kinda gives the "Devil's Horns" kinda vibe as well, so I guess that's neat.  Also even if I did have the 24 kg, im not entirely sure what exactly I could use beyond at least maybe two casters.

Also side note, the extender work is something I'm kinda iffy on.  It took a while to come up with it and get it actually done, but I don't even know if this was my best work as well.
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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #951 on: February 05, 2019, 05:25:48 PM »
tfw you couldn't find your showcase originally but then you realize you forgot you became a vet

Well BOTM is over, and I think y'all know me by now so no point in not showing it I guess.



Most certainly a joke-bot, but somehow it's actually kinda decent.  I kinda made a similar bot a few years back, but that was a SHW.  So I thought to find a way to scale it down to HW cause HW's are still quite fun.  I almost forgot I even made that thing looking back, and how awkward I was trying to relive the past as if I was actually there.  Being an adult kinda sucks, even If I'm not that old.  Anyway, so the bot is also kinda inspired by Click's Swiss Army Bot as well, but to a more wack degree cause of all the other bot types crammed in.  Some don't work as well as others and some are overridden due to the combinations, but it still kinda works.  Certainly kept myself on the theme of "do everything" which would explain why the skin is mostly using all the texture and edge selections, and why the splash has this magazine letter collage.  It's as strange as you would imagine, which was the goal.

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Re: RedAce's Stock Showcase
« Reply #952 on: February 05, 2019, 07:11:46 PM »
I've always wondered how it feels to mix every drink from a McDonald's drink machine... Now I understand
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