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Bot Brawl 2011

Lakeview Museum, Peoria, IL


1st 2nd 3rd
1lb Antweight Combat Firaga (Eric Mueller) Unity (James Frye) Phalanx (Rob Houge)
3lb Beetleweight Combat One Fierce Round House (Gene Burbeck) One Fierce Lawn Boy (Gene Burbeck) BuzzKiller (Curt Boirum)
Line Following Fireball (Rick Brooks) Low Down (Mike Dvorsky) Rounder (Mike Dvorsky)
Line Maze Full Circle (Mike Dvorsky) Scooter (Tracy Eib) Elmer (Peter Campbell)
Mini Sumo (500g) Exspurt (Rick Brooks) Orthos (Mike Dvorsky) BlackOut (Tracy Eib)
LEGO Sumo Bot-1 (Bradley Bots) Thumper (Curt Boirum) Bot-2 (Eric Swahlstedt)
3kg Sumo Executioner (Rick Brooks) Cheeky-san (Mike Dvorsky) Brutus (Matthew Dvorsky)
Best in Show One Fierce Dragon Fly – 12lb Combat Robot (Gene Burbeck) Sliding Robot (Jon Granstrom) TIE: HOG Wheel (Curt Boirum) / Iron Chef (Robot Casserole FIRST Team)


Click the link below to see the PJStar’s article on our 2011 Central Illinois Bot Brawl:

Check out the Nov/Dec 2011 issue of ROBOT magazine for an article about the Bot Brawl!

You can find more videos from the 2011 Bot Brawl on our Youtube Channel


Thanks to all of the following companies for their generous prize donations at our 2011 event!

Parallax Boe-Bot Robot Kit2X Scribbler 2 RobotsSumoBot Robot Competition Kit
Lemos International 2X Radiometrix Spaceport Evaluation Kits
SolarBotics Arduino Experimenter’s KitArdweenyArdweeny Backpack with Red LEDsJunkbots BookRobot Building for BeginnersSandwich PCB Parts Bundle,MouseyBot KitSumovore Mini-Sumo
Lynxmotion 2X Biped BRAT Combo Kits
PROBOIX™ Desktop CNC Routers FireBall V90 CNC Router Kit w/ Electronics
PNI Sensor Corporation CompassPoint V2Xe 2-Axis Compassing Module Evaluation Kit
Digilent RDK Line Sensor Robotic Development Kit
Lakeview Research 2X Copies of USB Complete Fourth Edition
SchmartBoard SchmartBoard Bestsellers Combo Pack
Basic Micro 2 ARC32sRoboClaw 2x25A
Dimension Engineering 2X Sabertooth 2X12 R/C
Zagros Robotics Tamiya Double GearboxesTamiya Sport Tire SetsWall Hugging Mouse KitArduino Duemilanove
Innovati Innobot Kit
Electronics123 SMS100 Sound Module KitFuel Cell Car Science Kit,Three-in-One Lab UnitHandheld Pocket Oscilloscope
Technological Arts Solderless BASIC Experimentor Package,Adapt9S12DP512 MCU Module with soBASIC,NanoCore12DXC32S QuickStart Package
Yost Engineering YEI 3-Space Sensor
Pololu Orangutan SVP-1284 Robot Controller3pi Robot
Fingertech Robotics Mecanum Wheels (Set of 4), NEW Cobra MiniSumo Chassis
MAKE Magazine 10X Mintronics: Survival Packs10X Mintronics: Mintduinos5 copies of “Getting Started with Arduino”,5 copies of “Making Things Talk”5 copies of “Make: Electronics”50 copies of MAKE Volume 18: ReMake America50 copies of MAKE Volume 17: Lost Knowledge50 copies of MAKE Volume 15: Music50 copies of MAKE Volume 14: Optics
Ultrasonic Sensors from MaxBotix XL-MaxSonar-EZ04 XL-MaxSonar-EZ2XL-MaxSonar-EZ42 XL-MaxSonar-WR12 XL-MaxSonar-WR
ROBOT Magazine 50 copies of ROBOT Magazine
Images Scientific Instruments Inc. 5A Playstation PS2 Servomotor Controller Interface,Flowcode 4 Compiler for PIC Microcontrollers


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