We had a similar problem and we fixed it by adding
a second rubberband to the model.
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Sent: Tuesday, October 12, 2010 6:45
Subject: [VADCFLL-L] problem with
pressure sensing model
My team crashed the robot into the side of the
pressure testing model. Now, the model can no longer lift the weighted
arm even when very lightly pushed by hand. I have pushed all the pieces
together to ensure connections are tight. I suspect that the rubber band may
have stretched out a little bit, so there is not enough friction. Has anyone
else had this problem? Any suggestions for fixing it? Is there any way of
checking that the model performs properly (i.e. what are its proper
Home based team: "Dr Dangerous"
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