For those who don’t know, the reason i got in to this hobby is i found this site while i was building my sumo robot for a competition in japan.
Now my team and I are contemplating building robot for participating in NBC’s battlebots 2017.
And i feel confident that esk8 motors + vesc can be used for this purpose.
Now at the moment we’re just kicking ideas around. Our initial idea is to go 4wd, 6372 or bigger motors. Have a spinning drum design as a weapon, the drum consisting of 2 6372 motors.
Run the bot at 48V nominal, low to the ground, heavy armor 3/4" harden steel.
Kick some ideas around, don’t forget, i like to Keep It Simple Stupid