i’ve now been in lockdown so that long i’ve lost count on what day im on anyway i have been thanking of doing a new build beacuse all my other are IN SCHOOL # NOOOOOOOOOOOOO! sad face emoji
right i want to build a first of its kind vex/ duct tape boat use vex as a super structer and the tape to make it water tight as the saying goes if you can make a full size duct tape boat that flots im sure i can make vex float
I wouldn’t. If your electronics touch water, well, it’s going to be expensive.
Maybe try making something like an x drive, or an H drive. Perhaps try making a robot with suspension system that can climb up obstacles.
Ok and I all ready am making a bit with suspension but it’s sat in school I was working with @ButterNubs
And what is an X drive ice an H drive
This is an h-drive:
and this is an x-drive:
The fifth wheel on the h-drive allows the bot to move sideways and diagonally. The x-drive can do the same, but quicker.
Das an itty-bitty X-Drive.
Yeah. I am still trying to figure out cad. Keep working to keep yourself alive. You can do it. I built a prototype out of a vex IQ kit and trash I had around the house. Do whatever works for you.
Ok s I you got me interested on the proto build what was i
What do you mean? Do you want a pic of my prototypes?
Okay well I made a snail bot out of vex IQ parts and trash
Oh cool that’s sound amazing could you show me a pic of it please
Yes. Here it is
Cool that look funky
Hi so I have been thinking what should I build next a tank a car or a golf playing bot
For the new game? Or for fun?
An Hdrive would save motors for other features. It would also be a bit less complex even thou the Xdrive would look cooler.
Looking cool is one of the things you shouldn’t be concerned about. For example, putting a plate (with @Zeldaa’s drawings on it) in the place a c-channel is supposed to go, may look a little better, but it lacks structural support. Dont use something just because it looks cool, use things that are better.
Just for fun I’m bored see and I need something to do
Tank. Tank. Tank. Tank.
Build a tank.
This boi is the M1128 MGS. Not a great vehicle in real life IIRC, but man does it look sharp. What if you tried making an 8 wheeled APC, and if you want a bit more of a challenge, make it with suspension? Making an armored fighting vehicle out of VEX parts has been something I’ve wanted to do ever since I joined VEX.