Petition to call this design the dunkbot

image https://www.vexforum.com/uploads/default/original/3X/5/d/5d6d8202d9f2e23ae83d42bb5913b9d56e596fa4.png

For gods sake I want the meta name to be interesting and not the conveyor bot pls not that.

  • DUNKBOT!!
  • stupid Conveyor Bot
  • something else???

0 voters

2 Likes

99999V Ci2D Reveal Source

Well… in gateway, we used to nickname this similar looking design aa snail-bot…

9 Likes

conveyor gang OP
20 characters

Snail gang OP

<20 characters>

2 Likes

I thought we were calling them snails?

8 Likes

yeah… calling them snails since 2012…

12 Likes

Really? Can you share some pics of 2012 snail bots? I haven’t seen any.

I know that the “snail bot” design has been around since at least Round Up:


And there was a team (40B) in Elevation that used a similar design (albeit different in some ways) that looked like a snail:

4 Likes

Sorry… I remember wrongly - it was in 2011.

And @RoboCatz just posted an even earlier snail that I have forgotten.

3 Likes

I’ve just been calling them hoods. To me the hood doesn’t really spiral enough to be a snail, but I do see the resemblance lol.

1 Like