Robot Wars

Season 3 Episode 1

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Stinger From: Lincoln Team Members: Kevin Scott, Karl Skinner, Jonathan Pillai Weight: 73.8 Kg Dimensions: 0.46 X 0.98 X 0.72m Clearance: 0.02m Power: 2 X Electric Motors Weapons: 5 Kg Tail Wheel Notes: Cost ₤750 Mace II From: East Sussex Team Members: Shane Howard, Brian Fountain Weight: 78.6 Kg Dimensions: 0.37 X 1.14 X 0.77m Clearance: 0.03m Power: 2 X Wheelchair Motors Weapons: Lift + Ram at the Front Notes: Aluminium Body Forlift's Revenge From: Ipswich Team Members: John Benton, Bob Benton, Andrew Shorter Weight: 77.2 Kg Dimensions: 0.55 X 0.94 X 0.65 Clearance: 0.05m Power: 4 X Wheelchair Motors Weapons: Toothed Chain Drive Notes: Cost ₤352.67 Suicidal Tendencies Team Members: Andrew Jeffery, Martin Jeffery, Charles Binns Weight: 72.1 Kilos Dimensions: 0.29 X 0.99 X 0.55m Clearance: 0.04m Power: 1 X Mini Starter Motor Weapons: Milling Cutters Notes: Aluminium + Steel Shell Brimhur Team Members: Mike Mackenzie, Paul Mainwaring, Daniel Hudson Weight: 77.9 Kg Dimensions: 0.24 X 1.14 X 0.69m Clearance: 0.06m Power: 2 X Wheelchair Motors Weapons: Steel Spike Notes: Can operate Upside-Down Weeliwako From: Brighton Team Members: John Wyatt, Lorne Baker, Raymond Taylor Weight: 78.3 Kg Dimensions: 1.43 X 0.57 X 1.00m Clearance: 2 X Wheelchair Motors Power: 2 X Wheelchair Motors Weapons: Spikes Notes: Aluminium Beer Barrel Body Raizer Blade From: Cambridge Team Members: Paul Hart, Howard Andrews, Steve Scotcher Weight: 77.8 Kg Dimensions: 0.59 X 1.68 X 0.76m Clearance: 0.02m Power: 2 X Electric Motors Weapons: Chainsaw + Hydraulic Lift Notes: Aluminium + Steel Shell Red Dragon Team Members: Tom Armstrong, Tom Armstrong Jr, Steve Armstrong Weight: 79.5 Kg Dimensions: 0.67 X 1.29 X 0.71m Clearance: 0.03 - 0.10m Power: 2 X Wheelchair Motors Weapons: Pneumatic Claws + Lift Notes: Cost ₤1398.70 Round 1 Fight 1: Stinger Vs Mace II Mace II was much faster and slammed right into Stinger. Stinger rolled over and tried to hit Mace II with its tail wheel, but it had no effect. Mace II continued to slam into Stinger as Stinger kept rolling over and over, its tail hitting nothing but the arena floor! Stinger then turned and hit the arena wall, causing sparks to fly. Stinger charged at Mace II, rebound off of them and drove straight into the Pit! Winner: Mace II Fight 2: Forklift's Revenge Vs Suicidal Tendencies The two robots imediately slammed into each other in the middle of the arena and Suicidal Tendencies drove right on top of Forklift's Revenge's scoop, but got away. It then drove behind Forklift's Revenge and slammed into it, breaking some of its teeth off. Forklift's Revenge then ripped part of the Arena Flipper sticker off with its chain! Suicidal Tendencies pushed Forklift's Revenge towards the flame pit, but Forklift's Revenge got away. Suicidal Tendencies then pushed Forklift's Revenge into Sir Killalot's Corner Patrol Zone! Killalot grabbed hold of Forklift's Revenge's chain with its lance and then carried it across the Arena and into the Pit. Winner: Suicidal Tendencies Fight 3: Brimhur Vs Weeliwako The fight started out slowly with Weeliwako swinging its spikes around. Brimhur pushed Weeliwako around a bit and tried to use its spike, but couldn't hit Weeliwako. It then pushed Weeliwako into the arena wall as Weeliwako continued hitting Brimhur with its spikes. Weeliwako was then pushed into the Corner Patrol Zone where Killalot attacked it. Brimhur was suddenly imobilized and stuck near the flame pit. Shunt then came in and buried its new diamond-edged axe into Brimhur's top several times. Winner: Weeliwako Fight 4: Raizer Blade Vs Red Dragon Raizer Blade was much more faster and manoeuverable and slammed into Red Dragon, pushing it towards Sgt. Bash and getting torched by the flamethrower. Red Dragon drove onto the arena floor spikes, but got away. Raizer Blade then drove onto the spikes too! Raizer Blade got away, but drove aimlessly between Sgt. Bash and Sir Killalot's CPZs. Red Dragon charged at Raizer Blade, but then...stopped. Killalot picked Red Dragon up with his lance, spun it around and then dropped it into the Pit. Winner: Raizer Blade Round 2 Fight 1: Weeliwako Vs Mace II The two robots danced around Shunt's CPZ and Weeliwako began swinging its spikes, trying to hit Mace II. Mace II pushed Weeliwako around a bit and then into Sgt. Bash and the flames. Mace II got stuck near the flame pit and Weeliwako began attacking it with its spikes. Mace II backed up and slammed into Weeliwako again before slowly pushing Weeliwako into the Pit. The house robots then came in and Killalot pulled Weeliwako out of the Pit and over the flame pit as Dead Metal celebrated. Winner: Mace II Fight 2: Raizer Blade Vs Suicidal Tendencies Suicidal Tendencies started off driving at Raizer Blade and driving on it's side. One of Suicidal Tendencies' tracks then suddenly lost power. They were by the pit and Raizer Blade looked set to shove them in, but then Raizer Blade missed and got stuck on the edge of the pit! Killalot freed them, but Suicidal Tendencies had escaped. It went to the Judges. Winner: Suicidal Tendencies Heat Final: Suicidal Tendencies Vs Mace II Suicidal Tendencies drove around Mace II and then Mace II flipped it over. Suicidal Tendencies tried to use its milling cutters, but they had no effect whatsoever and could only piggy back up on Mace II. Mace II pushed Suicidal Tendencies into Sgt. Bash, Shunt, Matilda and Sir Killalot, but escaped every time. It then piggy backed up on Mace II again and were pushed into the CPZ where Shunt buried its axe into Suicidal Tendencies! Eventually, the fight went to the judges. Winner: Mace II Mace II goes on to the Series Semi-Finals!moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Craig Charles

Craig Charles

Presenter (Series 2 onwards)

Jeremy Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson

Presenter (Series 1)

Jayne Middlemiss

Jayne Middlemiss

Pit Reporter (Series 7 onwards)

Phillipa Forrester

Phillipa Forrester

Pit Reporter (Series 1 - Series 3) & (Series 5 - Robot Wars Extreme II)

Jonathan Pearce

Jonathan Pearce

Commentator

Julia Reed

Julia Reed

Pit Reporter (Series 4 - Robot Wars Extreme)

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