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  • Fighter Robot Gizmo | Robowars | Battlebot

    For the flamethrower, you should have used HV instead of the piezzo element plus a servo...You can see cheap ready to use high power generators with the added benefit that you may generate continuous sparks until gaz has caught flame.Example, on bang good, you find some modules that can get from 3,7 to 6V power to generate 400kV at the exit. A simple LiPo element gives enough power...Also, I don't like the servo used to open the can valve... should your robot get out of power (or it's electronic fried), the flamethrower could get locked on... which is very bad... it's about battling robots, anything can happen...Also for safety, you should make sure that gaz can't accumulate in the robot (have exhaust event + separate insulated compartiment for the gaz can)... Motors may generate spa...

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    For the flamethrower, you should have used HV instead of the piezzo element plus a servo...You can see cheap ready to use high power generators with the added benefit that you may generate continuous sparks until gaz has caught flame.Example, on bang good, you find some modules that can get from 3,7 to 6V power to generate 400kV at the exit. A simple LiPo element gives enough power...Also, I don't like the servo used to open the can valve... should your robot get out of power (or it's electronic fried), the flamethrower could get locked on... which is very bad... it's about battling robots, anything can happen...Also for safety, you should make sure that gaz can't accumulate in the robot (have exhaust event + separate insulated compartiment for the gaz can)... Motors may generate sparks, if gaz is accumulated around it, it may make the robot explode...Also, make sure that the pipes from the can to the thrower are heat resistant... not to protect against your flame but to protect against another robot's flamethrower which could melt the pipe and make your robot explode at next attempt to use flamethrower.

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