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Syuryo-Kanna 2012 Edition Sumo Robot しこ名:首領『神無』

Design and manufacture: noclaf8810 Team: Team-Udon This robot participated in the 2012 ALL JAPAN ROBOT-SUMO TOURNAMENT (RC class). Ranking : Best 12 Robot name:  Syuryo-kanna ※Japanese → しこ名:首領『神無』 Features 2 Maxon RE40 DC Motors(24V) LiPo Battery 9 cell  (max : 37.8V) Max Speed 4.5m/s Movable robot knife Gear and belt drive Motor Driver : 4 Pololu High-Power Motor Driver 36v20 CS (Two motor drivers per motor are used. ) Belt drive mechanism Control circuit http://www.fsi.co.jp/csr/news2013.html

Maxon Motors for Sumo Robots

Almost all Japan teams use Maxon dc motors for sumo robots. And we started to use at our projects. At this article I will explain why we use them. At my latest projects,I used Maxon motors for drive. They have superior quality.  At  Fusion I used maxon RE40 Dc brushed motor. These motors rated 150 watt at 24V. They have incredible torque. Firstly motors have very little response time due to the coreless structure. For RE40 response time is only 4 [...]