You've arrived at
Slippery Strana's
new home.
UK Robot Wars 1998 Lightweight melée winner. www.

In 1998, Charlie built a robot
and called it


Slippery Strana

Scroll down, and read our story . . .

We got our
Charlie, Thinking A Great Idea

UK Robot Wars Badge = !
(Great Idea!)

We found our Sponsor

Top Quality Matrix Mouldings

We built our Robot
(see how, below)
If you want to build one too ... Alan Baker's Superb Tech. Manual ... you really should read this first. (However! It's no longer available on

We surprised our competitors Damacles, Rosebud, Shadow Fiend and Spartacus although SPARTACUS DID give us a nasty bite ! A Nasty Bite!

Finally, we put the story of

Slippery Strana on the WWW !

To read our story and see our pictures . . .

hurry Please hurryhurry walk hurryhurryhurrythis way hurryhurryhurryhurry . . . c'mon in

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Credits, acknowledgements and copyright - .
Slippery Strana's Robot Wars project was inspired and motivated by Charles Dale-Staples.
It was sponsored and supported by Matrix Mouldings of Bristol, England.
Slippery Strana's web pages are Copyright © 1999 - 2007 Colin S Pearson. All Rights Reserved.

The Slippery Strana Team members, Charlie & Colin, can be contacted at - feedback [at] slipperystrana [dot] info
and your comments are most welcome.

Page updated on 2010-11-24