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Cure Duchenne

today on adventures in R2 – broken chain! I took R2 to the Cure Duchenne event in Dallas this weekend. It started off well enough, but the thick textured carpet may have been extra trouble. Cure Duchenne by kimncris, on Flickr Cure Duchenne by kimncris, on Flickr Claw machine by kimncris, on Flickr Prize machine … Continue reading »

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Stephanie – No Disassemble!

back to r2 after a long week at work I decided to use pennies to center the rockler on the frame I measured it first and it seemed to be about 5 pennies worth, plus a little tape width of 5 pennies by kimncris, on Flickr here it is centered pennies in place by kimncris, … Continue reading »

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second foot done

spent some time working on my feet today the first one my holes did not line up so well, so for this one i used a translucent plastic scrap to make a guide holes by kimncris, on Flickr holes pattern by kimncris, on Flickr which worked! brackets by kimncris, on Flickr I left a little … Continue reading »

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second foot

back from comic-con, I get a start on my second foot this weekend. It is so ungodly hot here that it made things slow going, but I got as far as the wheels installed and the longer of the two chain drives made. I tried to copy the first one as best as I could … Continue reading »

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drivetrain revised

today I reversed the drive gears and now it runs a little slower I think. Also I cleaned up the mounting bracket and added some spacers. This one is pretty much done I guess. revised by kimncris, on Flickr close up by kimncris, on Flickr life would be sweet if I didn’t have to start … Continue reading »

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drivetrain test

Chris “Ubergeek” was in town this weekend so I wanted to test my drive while he was here because he brought a battery! Unfortunately my drive was not done yet – so I rushed through (5 hours of rushing) finishing one side roughly so that I could turn the motor over and see if it … Continue reading »

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drivetrain progress

I continued today trying to assemble a wood drive system where do the wheels go? by kimncris, on Flickr wheel by kimncris, on Flickr I cut a notch in one board that mates with the top panel, and then a second one that just sits flush under the top piece 2nd board cut by kimncris, … Continue reading »

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