2012 DERPA Challenge

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* The derpier, the better (i.e. the less precedent, the better)
 
* The derpier, the better (i.e. the less precedent, the better)
 
* If it's got wheels, they may not be circular NOR can their axis of rotation be near their center nor may the axis of rotation of the wheels be parallel to the ground.
 
* If it's got wheels, they may not be circular NOR can their axis of rotation be near their center nor may the axis of rotation of the wheels be parallel to the ground.
* If it's got legs, the minimum number of leg lengths for N number of legs is (N/2)+3
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* legged robuts
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** If it's got legs, the minimum number of leg lengths for N number of legs is (N/2)+3
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** If it's got legs, no leg length should form any relationship to any leg across any line of symmetry in your derpmobile.  There shouldn't be any lines of symmetry anyway.
 
* If it's in the category of planicopters, then it cannot have an fixed wings or static arms linking to its props.
 
* If it's in the category of planicopters, then it cannot have an fixed wings or static arms linking to its props.
 
* If it's a dirigible, it must have multiple buoyancy devices, separated by the maximum width of any of the balloons, and the smallest must not be smaller than half the size of the largest
 
* If it's a dirigible, it must have multiple buoyancy devices, separated by the maximum width of any of the balloons, and the smallest must not be smaller than half the size of the largest

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2012 DERPA Challenge

The DERPA Challenge is about building the derpiest machine to travel from point A to point B while trying not to break a bunch of arbitrarily made rules.

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