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Building Bots Designing and Building Warrior Robots

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ISBN-10: 1556524595

ISBN-13: 9781556524592

Edition: 2002

Authors: William Gurstelle

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This is the definitive guide to designing and building warrior robots like those seen on BattleBots, Robotica, and Robot Wars. It walks robot enthusiasts of all ages step-by-step through the design and building process, enabling them to create any number of customized warrior robots. With a strong emphasis on safety, chapters include designing a robot, choosing materials, radio control systems, electric motors, robot batteries, motor speed controllers, gasoline engines, and drive trains. Clear instructions are accompanied by photos, line drawings, and detailed diagrams throughout. A color section showcases a variety of glorious fighting machines. For beginners, there is machine shop 101 and…    
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Book details

List price: $26.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Chicago Review Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/1/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

William Gurstelle is a professional engineer who has designed, constructed, and collected ballistics experiments for more than 20 years.