Greetings from Campo felice in Abruzzo on Apennines
It’s a relaxing period. In the last weeks I have started my new work in a start-up and I have reduced my time to work with Panther. I have a lot of update to update Panther, but now I don’t have so much time to work! 😐 Today I have assembled the support to fend the Read more about How to build a fenders for Panther[…]
Another strong weekend, but now Panther has two new big motors!
Three days of night works to upgrade the central frame of Panther but now I have all makerbeams parts upgraded. This weekend I will work to cut all PVC parts and assembly again the Tracks
Was a really strong works, but I have finished to unmount and mount again all tracks parts! Now the track is a big monster! The weight is increased to another 1 kilos for each track! In these comparison pictures the difference from the old motor and the new! I’m excited to try these new motors Read more about New tracks are here![…]
Yes! It’s time to disassembly Panther and add all new updates. For this weekend I will change the DC motor support in the Tracks and I hope for the next weekend I will upgrade the frame for the new motors. But now I have only disassembled frames and track!
Today is the “assembly day”. First activity work is assembly the new power supply. With the new motors, Panther will be work with a new external power supply 24v (Used only for test). The power supply chosen is: Lixada AC 220V to 12V 30A – 350W
After a new redesign of Panther parts. Now I can update the mechanical parts with the new motors The new parts designed are: Motor tracks support Power supply support Slide support pack Tomorrow I will start to upgrade the robot! Stay tuned!
Sometimes I’m working to update the robot…
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