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COB 2017

Presented By Carolina Combat Robots

Gastonia, NC, US

June 24, 2017

Event Information

Organizer: Carolina Combat Robots
Location: Gastonia, NC US
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Starts: Jun 24, 2017
Ends: Jun 24, 2017

Registration

Starts: Dec 10, 2016 00:12 UTC
Ends: Jun 15, 2017 00:06 UTC
Wait List: Not Allowed
Entry Fees: Fee per robot (See class list)

Robot Classes / Competitions

Category Robot Class Maximum
Capacity
Currently
Registered
Entry
Fee
Pit Crew
Allowed
Combat 150 g - Fairyweight 16 12 Robots 10.00 USD 2 Per Robot
Combat 1 lb - Antweight 16 13 Robots 15.00 USD 2 Per Robot
Combat 3 lb - Beetleweight 17 15 Robots 15.00 USD 2 Per Robot
Hockey 12 lb 12 7 Robots 0.00 USD 3 Per Robot

Event Description

The Schiele Museum of Natural History in Gastonia NC ( http://www.schielemuseum.org/ )present The Schiele Museum "Clash of the Bots 2017". This will be a Bug event, for full combat up to 3 pounds fighting in an 8 x 8 arena, and a Bot Hockey competition which will be using a 12 ft. X 20 ft. arena for hockey bots up to 15 lbs. For Bot Hockey you can register as a team of 3 bots, or individuals that will be teamed up with other individuals to create teams. Schools bot hockey teams are encouraged to compete.

There will be other robotic activities at the Museum during the event, so 900 MHz, 2.4GHz, or spectrum radios are required. Any other frequency must have prior approval.

Standard double elimination and SPARC rules apply.

Event information:
Location: Schiele Museum Gastonia NC
Check-in and safety inspections: Friday night 7-9pm and Saturday 7-8:30am
Builders’ meeting: 8:30am
Competition: 9am-7pm (Museum Hours may be different)

Fees: (includes 2 pit passes per robot)
Fleaweight= $10
Antweight= $15
Beetleweight= $15
Bot Hockey=$No cost to enter!! This is a 15lb weight class. If interested in doing a 3 lb weight class please contact Chuck.

Release form and payment due June 15th 2017
Release Form located at; http://www.carolinacombat.com/Agreement.pdf

Some important rules:
- No flame weapons.
- No gas-powered robots.
- If you are using LiPo’s, you must have LiPo bags. All Lipo batterys must be in a LiPo bag while charging.
- Bring your own power strips.
A weapon lock is required for all weapons.
- A switch and power light is required. A jumper is acceptable in place of a switch as long as it can be easily and quickly connected and disconnected.

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Hickory Bot Battles 2022 Sep 23, 2022 Hickory, NC, US 66 Robots
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Wreck The Halls 2021 (Cancelled) Dec 11, 2021 Charlotte, NC, US 14 Robots
Hickory Bot Battles 2021 Sep 25, 2021 Hickory, NC, US 57 Robots
Hickory Bot Battles 2020 (Cancelled) Sep 25, 2020 Hickory, NC, US 67 Robots
COB 2020 Jun 13, 2020 Gastonia, NC, US 45 Robots
Wreck The Halls 2019 Dec 7, 2019 Charlotte, NC, US 9 Robots
HBB 2019 Aug 17, 2019 Hickory, NC, US 75 Robots
COB 2019 Jun 15, 2019 Gastonia, NC, US 44 Robots
Wreck the Halls 2018 Dec 15, 2018 Charlotte, NC, US 10 Robots
Hickory Bot Battles 2018 Aug 18, 2018 Hickory, NC, US 41 Robots
Clash of the Bots 2018 REGISTRATION OPEN Jun 16, 2018 Gastonia, NC, US
Hickory Bot Battles 2017 Aug 19, 2017 Hickory, NC, US 28 Robots
COB 2017 (This Event) Jun 24, 2017 Gastonia, NC, US 47 Robots
COB 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Gastonia, NC, US 43 Robots
COB 2015 Jun 6, 2015 Gastonia, NC, US 26 Robots
COB 2014 Jul 19, 2014 Gastonia, NC, US 32 Robots
Schiele Museum Clash Of The Bots 4 Jul 13, 2013 Gastonia, NC, US 19 Robots
Schiele Museum Clash Of The Bots 3 Jul 14, 2012 Gastonia, NC, US 42 Robots
Schiele Museum Clash Of The Bots 2 Jul 23, 2011 Gastonia, NC, US 14 Robots
Schiele Museum Clash of the Bots Jul 24, 2010 Gastonia, NC, US 14 Robots
2010 Robot Rumble Bot Hockey Mar 20, 2010 Durham, NC, US 1 Robot
CCR Memorial Day Qualifier May 24, 2008 Greensboro, NC, US 16 Robots
Wreck-The-Halls Dec 29, 2007 Greensboro, NC, US 10 Robots
Carolina Combat May 5, 2007 Greensboro, NC, US 13 Robots
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