Japanese Sumo Robot

Manual for Genesis Ver.2 – The big Changes for Robot Makers.

In 2nd version of Genesis Controller. We made lots of changes. In that article I will emphasize them. Compatibility This was biggest feature we changed at Genesis V.2. For instance you have robots which are using Arduino Uno and Sparkfun Ardumoto or Arduino Motor Shield. Genesis now has same pinput for motor controlling. So they are identical with same program! Buzzer to Speaker We changed sound module from buzzer to speaker due to some reasons.Speaker is thinner Speaker can work like buzzer too! With speaker, we [...]

Morpheus Sumo Robot – BattleLab Robotica 2016 1st Place Winner

When you build? And Duration of progress. This year, and the build took around 5 months. Which difficulties you faced while building? The front of the robot was hard to make it as we hish. Technical specs of project (Weight, Speed, Working Current) It weights 3000g it has an approximated speed of 3.5m/s at around 30V. What is engines of Robot? Motors, reduction system? We used Maxon motors 35mm with a high reduction system formed in 2 stages. How many sensors robot uses? What is Edge sensor [...]

GZERO Robot Sumo – MEB Turkey Robot Competition 2016 1st Place Winner

I started to design with my team at the beginning of first months of 2015 at Istanbul, Turkey. I updated old design of Senju and it bringed me victory. We made very harsh matches with another Turkish teams and never lost. Please watch video below. Mechanical Parts First 3D design was made, and it began to be made in production. 2 weeks within ended the production of CNC and CNC Laser machine. Gears: Specially made sumo robot gears for speed and usability. [...]

Impala Sumo Robot

I started to do it since July/2015 and this it 3rd evolution ever listening looking and learning how to be better The IMPALA “SS” born in December/2015 when I decided to do a better robot designing and using better components first I need to buy some goods toys so I started to search where do I can to get it and I found JSumo where I buy some things and then I get most of the material that I need to [...]

Kyuseishu Sumo Robot

I have been inactive for about a year. We have been working on very special sumo robots. Unfortunately, I cannot disclose any details about the other robots. Kyuseishu Sumo Robot Specs: Max Speed: 7.2 m/s, limited to 6.1 m/s – 6.5 m/s Battery: 2x 3S Matched Impedance competition grade Li-Po batteries. I would recommend Gens Ace batteries if you have the space for them. In competition because of the weight constraint we use Turnigy batteries. Motor Drivers: Currently it uses a motor driver from ion motion; But we [...]

Sakin Sumo Robot – 1st Place Winner 2015 & 2nd Place Winner 2014 All International Robot Sumo from Turkey

Sakin is a Turkish word means “Calm”. The name comes up with the speed of the robot. Sakin sumo robot is not so fast nor so slow, middle speed can be called which makes it “Calm”. The robot has very high torque to push the opponents that have many magnets. The robot has different attack and defense strategies. The robot user selects the strategy before start of the battle. In some case, the robot can change the strategy as defense [...]

robochallenge Competition

International Robotics Competition, Robochallenge 2015 – The countdown has begun!

  Between October 31 and November 1, Electronics Students League and ETTI Robochallenge, in partnership with the Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Information Technology from the Polytechnic University of Bucharest, organize the 8th edition of the International Robotics Competition, Robochallenge 2015, addressed to the young robotics enthusiasts, which will take place in the Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Information Technology (Bucharest).   With a tradition of over 7 years Robochallenge has become the largest robotics competition in Romania, gathering year by year, over 200 [...]

Raven Sumo Robot (EasyTeam) (2015)

When you build? And Duration of progress. Designed by EasyTeam in Tlaxcala, Mexico. In June 2015. It was hard & long progress but we managed. Still working and making better the design. Technical specs of project (Weight, Speed, Working Current) Max speed 3.5 m/s We are planning to give higher voltage for more faster movements. What is engines of Robot? Motors, reduction system?2 Maxon Motors  RE40 (12v) 2-stage gearbox with total ratio 5.5:1How many sensors robot uses? What is Edge sensor and Opponent sensor Features?2 [...]

First Colombian participation in the All Japan Robot Sumo Tournament

Original Article by: Luis Miguel Aristizábal Gómez, 19.02.2012 Translation: Juan Camilo Garcia Hernandez, 05.04.2015 Background The robotics team of the Design and Automation Group (A+D) from the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana (UPB) from Medellin, Colombia, had participated constantly in the lasts years in several national robotics competitions finishing usually in one of the first three places. In April 2011, with the support of the Research Center for Development and Innovation (CIDI) of the UPB, the students Sandra Patricia Osorio, Juan Camilo Garcia and [...]

Robochallenge Romania 2015 is waiting for You!

Passion, science, strategy or creativity… These are some of the words that describe the largest robotics competition in Romania! We invite you to gather your team, build the fastest and the most powerful autonomous robot and participate in the International Robotics Competition, Robochallenge 2015 which opens its doors to enthusiasts on October 31 – November 1, 2015.  The 8th edition brings to the fore a number of surprises. In addition to the 7 traditional challenges: Micro, Mini and Mega Sumo, Line [...]