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The aluminum sheeting for the servo brackets arrived today. I'm not sure which thickness i'll be using but i ordered 2 sheets of .032 and of .050. I started drawing out the blueprints and got the endmills for my cnc machine. I'm using a maxnc open loop cnc mill (<3). It's not the fanciest stuff i've done with it but it should provide a challenge being i've never used the machine to thread small holes.

We'll school is out, and that can only mean one thing. Thats right, EXTRA TIME FOR ROBOTICS!!! My FIRST robotics team is going to meet over the summer. I bought 17 hs-311 servos, a BASIC atom, and material to build a humanoid robot. I'll start posting my progress as soon as i start.

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