Tuesday, June 23, 2015

BattleBots 2015 - Icewave

A few months ago, I was invited to compete at the new BattleBots event to be televised on ABC this summer. I put together a team with some people at my office and we built Icewave, a 250lb gas-powered blade spinner. The show just debuted on Sunday evening, and we were extremely honored to be picked as the first episode and builder profile of the entire series.

The show provides some background about each of the teams, so here is the piece they put together about me:

And here is our first fight against the robot, Razorback:

Be sure to check out our Team Icewave pages for more updated information, build reports, and photos from the event.


You can watch the full episode for free on ABC.com or Hulu.