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06-26-11 Added picture of belly light wiring on torso page.
05-23-11 Added installation of chest buttons & pictures to Chest Buttons page.
01-16-11 Added more sanding/polishing pics to the Wrists & Claw page
01-09-11 Added pics to the Wrists & Claw page of claw polishing, more claw lighting and painted wrists.
10-05-10 Added Steel Brain Assembly page.
09-12-10 Updated links on B9 Builder's & Info Sites page.
06-03-09 Added video of tire treads in action.
05-24-09 Added new page: Making Treads From Steel Belted Radial Tires
04-25-09 Added RoboCon pics page.
08-10-08 Minor revisions to Misc. Parts page.
Minor text revisions/additions to Knees & Hinges page and others throughout.
08-04-08 Added Will Waters' B9-Robot Website.
06-06-08 Added more to Final Leg Assembly page.
04-18-08 Removed links to C&H Surplus, they're out of business. Had great priced motors.
04-13-08 Various minor revisions and additions throughout.
(Don't know how I missed getting it on here before now)
Other misc. revisions here and there.
04-09-06 Added Hankscraft motor modification to pass wires through to the brain.
Added section on Robot Mechanical Switching sounds with rotary step switches.
03-24-06 Added arm pics with internal support rings-1st season look on arms page.
Also pics of rings and arms on torso with rings installed.
03-20-06 Added supplier's links for the robot Knob.
03-19-06 Added pic of painted radar and ear posts.
03-18-06 Added Comparison pics of various Arm types.
02-26-06 Added Making Sensor Holders to Making Sensors page.
02-19-06 Added Making Light Rods.
02-17-06 Added Interior pic of chest light sockets.
02-12-06 Added new Mini-gear motors to Motorizing Sensors page.
Added content to the Making Sensors page.
02-10-06 Added new page with Parts Drawing Links
01-01-06 Added new source for L-Pad potentiometer
10-24-05 Added Darrell Toland's B9 page. He is motorizing treadsections too.
10-22-05 Added Scott M's SciFiSam B9 site-checkout his non welded aluminum treadsections
09-04-05 Added Page with Videos of Barry Fritz's Motorized B9 Robot Treadsection.
07-26-05 Updated B9 Builder's & Info Sites and related links pages.
Br sure to check out New addition Lew's Cheap B9
06-18-05 Enlarged font size on header on content pages.
05-05 Added Leg Zipper cutting jig to leg page
03-02-05 Updated Robot Information Page by Mike Davis
02-26-05 Added more info and parts sources to Mic & Knob page
02-09-05 Added PDF file of vent drawings
12-08-04 Revised price of #258 bulbs
12-02-04 added new 12VDC crown motor to misc parts page.
added Power Pack page.
added Motorizing Ears page.
added Making Sensors & Holders page (no content yet).
added Brain Assembly page (No Content yet)
added better pic of bubble lifter boot.
11-21-04 added Making Torso Microphone & Installing Knob page.
08-22-04 added surplus source to get the crown motor.
08-02-04 added PDF file of Collar 108 rib layout.
04-03-04 added Movie clip of my first Treadsection Drive setup
03-27-04 added Richie's Fan Memory Robot Replica site.
added Brain Light socket info.
updated other Builder's Info Sites links.
03-07-04 added pics of foam legs with age.
added Building the Bubble Headed Booby by Tim B. to Builder's Sites page.
01-20-04 added another old Electro III robot picture recently found
11-15-03 added pics of wooden donut
09-07-03 added pics of 12" starter gear for torso rotation mech.
added info on wheelchair motor sources.
added B9 Arm Mechanism Development page.
07-25-03 added notes on new treads & misc text revisions.
07-23-03 added pics of cutting keyway for drive hub to fit motor.
added pics of new treads
added club member's names throughout site on parts they provided.
07-13-03 added robot claw lightning
07-07-03 added details of Locking the hubs to drive wheels
07-06-03 added info on Officially licensed club
revised B9 Builder's page , added/corrected links, eliminated dead links
07-05-03 added more details of Making Drive Wheel Hubs
07-02-03 added inexpensive flashing light bulb notes and source
added non-flashing bulb notes
added link to Steven Joseph's site link
06-19-03 Moved Drive Upgrade to separate page
added Non-B9 Projects
03-08-03 Added first pictures of New drive sprocket construction
03-08-03 Updated The Magnetic Lock link
02-19-03 Updated contact info and club info
12-14-02 added this page - Site Revisions
added crown motor to Misc. Parts page
12-9-02 added bandsaw circle cutting on Building Reference Info page
12-6-02 added Building Reference Info page & other misc updates
11-30-02 added parts drawing to Misc. Parts page
added more parts pictures to Misc. Parts page
added more info to Tread Making page
added latest pics of Legs
added Waistplate mounting pics
added Knees & Kneeplate assembly to treadsections
added radar textured and painted pic
11-2-02 added B9Helpers
10-15-02 added drilling ear posts to Radar page
10-2-02 added revised tread cementing info and V belt drive pics
10-1-02 fixed David Knight robot Videos link
9-29-02 added page - Drive & Tread installation
9-28-02 added page - Drive Parts
9-27-02 revised Misc Parts
9-26-02 added steel axles, bushings & pins to Treadsections
9-26-02 added drilling out ears to Radar
6-29-02 added test fit knee hinge pics - Knees & Hinges
6-24-02 added motor shaft extensions - Motor shaft Extensions
6-16-02 added gearmotor ordering info/revised page - Misc Parts
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