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Bangalore Bertie was a competitor robot that attempted to enter Series 5 of Robot Wars, but failed to qualify.


Bangalore Bertie was a box-shaped robot with a front wedge. The robot's chassis was painted gold, with the wedge painted black with lips painted on the front.


T-Bone and Bangalore Bertie in battle

Bangalore Bertie attended the Manchester leg of the qualifying tour. At the Series 5 qualifiers, Bangalore Bertie fought T-Bone. T-Bone damaged Bangalore Bertie, until Bangalore Bertie broke down.

"The battle went well, but in the end T-Bone's spinner did so much damage that the opponent was stopped and suddenly they were having an interview with Craig Charles and receiving the prize as winners of Robot Wars 2001 North West Championship"
— Roaming Robots website on the battle

T-Bone qualified for Series 5 as a result of this victory, whereas Bangalore Bertie never appeared on the show.

Series History[]

Series Bangalore Bertie Series Record
The First Wars Did not enter
The Second Wars Did not enter
The Third Wars Did not enter
The Fourth Wars Did not enter
The Fifth Wars Failed to qualify
The Sixth Wars Did not enter
The Seventh Wars Did not enter
Series 8 Did not enter
Series 9 Did not enter
Series 10 Did not enter

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