Re: [mowbot] Domestic robots

Dave Everett (deverett nospam at
Tue, 13 Oct 1998 10:40:13 +1000

At 18:57 12-10-98 -0400, you wrote:
>What do you all think of making all the actuators vacuum powered?
I think it sucks <G>

Actually I'm not sure how that could be done. Suction is pretty
inefficient, I imagine you would waste far too much power, power that could
be best put to the actuator directly.