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    Nov 26, 2017, 11:05 PM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #176

    Salor panels section and panels for around neck sorted.
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    Been working on the arm slider sections on the side of Wall-E. I have started on the lower section of the body also,
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    Nov 29, 2017, 1:27 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #177

    Not a lot new. Just the lower section of the arm slot part done.
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    Nov 29, 2017, 7:10 PM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #178

    Great work; eager to see it all built!
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    Dec 4, 2017, 11:31 PM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #179

    Little work done on the roller wheels for in the middle of the track drive system.
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    Dec 8, 2017, 4:53 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #180

    Got wall-e his lunch box. Like in the movie. Just need to add the BNL logo and paint handle blue and weather it.

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    Dec 9, 2017, 6:43 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #181

    Score on that lunch box! Seems that the project is going along fine
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    Dec 10, 2017, 1:49 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #182

    Worked on the files for the front and rear axle assembly's today. Also added threads to all the holes on the parts.

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    Dec 13, 2017, 4:31 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #183

    Latest stuff I have been working on. Not a lot over the last couple of days as I have been working on my quad bike.

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    Dec 13, 2017, 8:22 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #184

    Fun stuff for sure and sooo detailed!!
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    Dec 19, 2017, 4:08 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #185

    Stage I am at moment. Plan on adding a tab/bracket for the tread cleat will mount to and going to start on tensioner part next. Tomorrow.

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    Dec 27, 2017, 9:35 PM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #186

    Working on the tensioner at moment. Plan on getting all the plates laser cut in a week.
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    Jan 3, 2018, 2:29 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #187

    Xmas and news over.

    Got a part made for the tensioner system.
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    Got a bit more done on the drive system file.
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    Jan 3, 2018, 8:27 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #188

    Good to see that the project is going well...lots to do still, but getting there for sure
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    Jan 9, 2018, 10:12 PM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #189

    Laser cut plates ordered today for the drive system. Will have them in a week.
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    Jan 12, 2018, 9:52 PM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #190

    Nice project. I'm a huge fan of Wall-E and I always wanted to scratch build a model of it. Something that can be around 6"-10" tall able to display nicely in my glass cabinet. You are doing great and keep at it
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    Jan 24, 2018, 3:05 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #191

    Got a package of laser cut plates for my test motor mount for the track drive for Wall-E.



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    Will be putting them together and checking everything before ordering a couple of sets of parts
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    Jan 25, 2018, 2:42 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #192

    Placed the parts together tonight.

    Motor mount.
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    Tensioner and bracket for middle bar to go from left track drive to the right side track drive. This mounts into the slotted holes on motor mount.
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    Tensioner parts. This will be welded to a set angle.
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    End caps for idle arms.
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    Next is to weld it up and then test fit motor and other parts.
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    Feb 8, 2018, 11:56 PM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #193

    Brought my self a tripod.

    Velbon VS-3

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    Feb 12, 2018, 2:53 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #194

    I had a bit of a blow out of my bank account last weekend. Heart skipped a beat when I payed for it.

    6090 CNC router. SM6090 table top cnc router 3 axis.
    I had them change the round linear rails to HIWIN square linear rails.
    Also added DSP USB control. And has a 2.2kw water cooled spindle.
    Also has the tray and liquid spray unit.

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    Brought from: http://www.stepmores.com/

    Also I found this today and brought it.
    https://www.makecnc.com/wall-e.php
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    Feb 20, 2018, 11:06 PM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #198

    Just a little update. All my plates are getting tig welded up.
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    Feb 21, 2018, 10:06 AM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #199

    This build is amazing. I don't understand half of what most of it is but i look forward to each update anyway
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    Feb 21, 2018, 11:39 PM - Re: My Wall-E Build Log #200

    Got my parts back from engineering shop today. Tig welded.

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    Will be making a video tonight of me putting the motor, axles, sprockets and other parts onto the frame.

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