SCAR - Orange County Maker Faire

Presented By Southern California Attack Robotics

Costa Mesa, CA, US

October 21, 2023

Event Information

Organizer: Southern California Attack Robotics
Location: 88 Fair Dr
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

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Starts: Oct 21, 2023
Ends: Oct 21, 2023

Robot Classes / Competitions

Category Robot Class Maximum
Pit Crew
Combat 150 g - Fairyweight Unlimited None None Unlimited
Combat 1 lb - Antweight Unlimited None None Unlimited
Combat Plastic Ant Unlimited None None Unlimited
Combat 3 lb - Beetleweight Unlimited None None Unlimited
Combat 12 lb - Hobbyweight Unlimited None None Unlimited
Combat 30 lb - 30lb Sportsman's Class Unlimited None None Unlimited

Event Description

SCAR is once again partnering with the Orange County Maker Faire for a full day of robot carnage, along with other Maker Faire activities!

We will be running the following weight classes for this event: 150g Full Combat 1lb Full Combat Antweights 1lb Plastic Antweights 3lb Beetles 12lb Full Combat Hobbyweights 30lb Sportsman

Due the size of the event we are allowing one robot per builder per weightclass.  If you wish you register a second robot, this robot will be moved to the Waitlist to allow as many competitors as possible.  There will be a maximum of 16 robots per weightclass.   Schedule: TBD

Check-in will be allowed and encourged Friday evening to help expedite the event for more robot fighting on Saturday

Rules can be found here:


We will have prizes from and



There will be some food booths to buy food at. There may be long lines, so you could bring a sack lunch.


As you approach the OC Fair & Event Center, follow the electronic signs to the Maker Faire Lot Entrance.  When you get to the parking attendant to pay the $10 parking fee, inform the attendant you need the combat robot drop off.  They will direct you to the drop off point where you can temporarily park and unload your items near the arenas.

Things to Bring:


Easy ups!!!!!


Power strips



Spare parts and tools

Eye protection

Ear protection



Under 18 must be accompanied by parents or guardians. Each team will get up to 2 tickets other members of the team and spectators will need to buy a ticket to the Maker Faire:


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