Servo Magazine ( July 2018 )

Troublemaker: Unretired and Extremely Dangerous

By Bryce Woolley, Evan Woolley    View In Digital Edition  

We originally competed with Troublemaker at BotBash in 2001, 2002, and 2003 (where we had a second place finish to BattleBots legend, Donald Hutson). Then, our bot went into hibernation for 13 years before awakening for RoboGames 2016, where it went 3-2 and was never knocked out. Could our now 17 year old bot still be competitive in 2018? Could we pull off repairs and upgrades in a matter of days after filming the latest season of BattleBots? There was only one way to find out.


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