Kingston Grammar School Pupils to Appear on Robot Wars | Harriet Hirschler

Three tech-savvy pupils from Kingston Grammar School entered the Robot Wars arena with their technology club leader Mr Derek Farr.

Harry Fletcher, Thomas Skeates and Chris Wilding (all 13 years old) created Frostbite in their weekly after-school technology club. Weighing only 85kg and costing under £500, the robot could be seen as the underdog of this popular competition, but their chosen weapon, a 600mm spinning bar, running at 2,000 revolutions per minute, created havoc on old school chairs during the testing phase in the KGS playground.

As well as working towards Robot Wars, the…

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