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      > Topics in this digest:
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      > 1. Fw: Robot Sumo Network Roll Call
      > From: "Howard" <howvin@...>
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      > Date: Sat, 1 Sep 2001 09:53:23 -0700
      > From: "Howard" <howvin@...>
      > Subject: Fw: Robot Sumo Network Roll Call
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      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: bill harrison
      > To: howvin@...
      > Sent: Thursday, August 30, 2001 7:04 PM
      > Subject: Robot Sumo Network Roll Call
      >
      >
      > Hi,
      >
      > Well, it's the time of year I start the ball
      > rolling again. I
      > should have started this a month or so ago, but am
      > pretty tied up in
      > projects.
      >
      > First order of business is to check the
      > mailing list and sort
      > things out. This message is to find out which of
      > you wish to remain on
      > the list, if you know of anyone that wants to be
      > added to the list, or
      > if anything should be changed about your listing.
      > I'm also interested
      > in suggestions of how you want me to run the list
      > (this is how I learn).
      >
      > So, I would like each of you to reply to
      > this e-mail and let me
      > know about the status of your listing on the
      > network. Include any
      > comments or suggestions.
      >
      > I'm busy reworking and updating the
      > Northwest Robot Sumo rules
      > for the next Robot Sumo season. I'm short on time
      > to work on it, so
      > it's going slow, but the biggest problem is that the
      > officials in Japan
      > have been slow to send me information. I need this
      > information from
      > Japan to keep our rules compatible, so I'd rather
      > wait to get them, so I
      > can include them into our rules.
      > For now, it looks like the Ring may have
      > changed, but I can't
      > get any official confirmation of this, so I'll hold
      > off on the
      > announcement.
      > We are adding three new classes to the
      > existing classes. They
      > will also have remote control as well as autonomous
      > divisions. The new
      > classes in the rules will be: Lightweight (20 by 20
      > cm and 1 Kg, no
      > sticky wheels or vacuum), Micro (5 by 5 by 5 cm (yes
      > it has a height
      > restriction) 100 gm, no sticky wheels or vacuum),
      > and Nano (2.5 by 2.5
      > by 2.5 cm, no mass restriction, no sticky wheels or
      > vacuum). These are
      > along with the existing Japanese and Mini Class
      > Robot Sumo.
      > We probably will only run the lightweight
      > class, of the new
      > classes, next Spring at the Northwest Robot Sumo
      > Tournament. The other
      > new classes may be added to the competition at a
      > later date (when more
      > of them are built).
      >
      > This should be an interesting new year in
      > Robot Sumo, I'm
      > excited to see how things develop.
      >
      > Bill Harrison
      > Head Northwest Robot Sumo
      > http://www.sinerobotics.com
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