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by EvanWoolley
Mon Jul 06, 2015 9:35 am
Forum: Twin Tweaks
Topic: Videos of Twin Tweaks Projects
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Re: Videos of Twin Tweaks Projects

Hey folks, We've posted a lot more videos of our projects. Be sure to check them out! Twin Tweaks November 2012: Rock and Rover: https://youtu.be/BZoKRVfktj0 Twin Tweaks February 2012: Immortal Combat: https://youtu.be/P3lJEnyvcr8 Twin Tweaks November 2014: littleBits Planet: https://youtu.be/LniHYw...
by EvanWoolley
Mon Jun 23, 2014 3:09 pm
Forum: Twin Tweaks
Topic: Twin Tweaks June 2014: How Troublemaker Got its Weapon Back
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Twin Tweaks June 2014: How Troublemaker Got its Weapon Back

For the June 2014 article, we built a new weapon for our 60-lb combat robot Troublemaker and tested it out on some hapless subjects. Let us know what you think of Troublemaker's new titanium claws, and let us know if you can think of something cooler to put on the ends of Troublemaker's spinner. Or ...
by EvanWoolley
Mon Jun 23, 2014 3:00 pm
Forum: Twin Tweaks
Topic: Videos of Twin Tweaks Projects
Replies: 1
Views: 3573

Videos of Twin Tweaks Projects

Hello everyone, We've finally gotten around to doing something that we've been meaning to do for a while - upload some videos of our projects to YouTube. Sometimes still pictures simply can't do a robot justice, so we'll be uploading short clips to show you our projects in action. So far we've uploa...
by EvanWoolley
Sun Jul 15, 2012 2:19 pm
Forum: Twin Tweaks
Topic: The Cobra Chassis from Fingertech: July and September 2012
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The Cobra Chassis from Fingertech: July and September 2012

For our latest project we've been working with the Cobra chassis from Fingertech robotics. The Cobra chassis features four mighty Spark gearmotors on a stainless steel and Garolite base, high friction rubber wheels, and four standoffs to mount your electronics. We performed a brain transplant with t...
by EvanWoolley
Tue Jan 17, 2012 3:42 pm
Forum: Twin Tweaks
Topic: Looking Backward: January 2012 Issue
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Views: 2007

Looking Backward: January 2012 Issue

We've just checked out the game for the 2012 FRC season, and it made us perhaps even more nostalgic for our FIRST days than writing the January article. If anyone else wants to share some FIRST experiences or discuss your solutions to the problems of attracting new members, securing funding, and mai...
by EvanWoolley
Tue Sep 06, 2011 5:16 pm
Forum: Twin Tweaks
Topic: September 2011 Project - Mark III USB Upgrade
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September 2011 Project - Mark III USB Upgrade

For the September issue of SERVO we were finally able to convert a kit from the much maligned (by us) RS232 port to a USB port. The lucky kit was the Mark III robot, designed by the Portland Area Robotics Society and distributed through Junun Robotics. Let us know what you think of the project, and ...
by EvanWoolley
Tue Sep 06, 2011 5:11 pm
Forum: Twin Tweaks
Topic: Welcome and Introduction
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Views: 1616

Welcome and Introduction

Welcome to the Twin Tweaks forum, the place for news on the latest robotics kits and their ability to be tweaked. My name is Evan Woolley, and my twin brother Bryce and I have been writing for SERVO Magazine since late 2004. This forum is dedicated to all of the projects we've done for SERVO over th...