here we are the bare frame of KC2 from the front, or what was the
Weight had to be shed in abundance, and sadly I had to loose the
big spike (that fared so well, putting holes in Lightning, Mulsanne
Monster, Panic attack, and so many others). I should have simply
ditched the chequer plate ally armour, but I can't afford to keep
replacing axed motors and speed controllers, so the armour stays
and I loose a weapon.
step is to get out the plasma cutter and slice off any other unnecessary
bits, and grind excess stuff away.
A couple of members need to welded into the front and the frame
is going to have all the rust wire brushed off, and a coat of rust
convertor, then a thin coat of hammerite. I also need to fix up
a couple of outriggers to provide a leverage point for the flipper.
So much work, so little time.
I'm picking up the steel tommorow lunchtime, castor wheels arriving
from screwfix tommorow (and a nice new trolley to save my back!)
,a new extinguisher ordered from Technobots, and a NiMh Tx battery
which should keep the signals running for twice as long....more
as and when