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steve gusikoski wrote:
> Anyone with Ideas on gun elevation ??
> I am torn between using a simple servo or building a more complex
> motorized control.
I've used both approaches (4 different versions in total) in the Tiger
and they both have their advantages. A servo is easier to install and
provides proportional positioning. A motorized control can be made much
stronger and therefore can be mounted in different places in the
turret. In both cases, you'll want to counter-balance the gun with some
springs to make the elevate mechanism smoother and to dampen shocks to
> Is a servo to fast and jumpy?
Depends on how much caffiene the operator has consumed ;-)
- Gun Elevate
- From: "steve gusikoski" <stemc03-at-telus.net>