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About Us

Jerry Clarkin

 

Jerry Clarkin is the driving force in Team Hammertime, he is the designer and builder. Jerry has been involved with combat robotics since the year 2000. He competed on the television show Battlebots for three seasons (seasons 3, 4, and 5) making the television rounds all three times. Each year he has been competing, his robots have gotten better and better. He has traveled all over the United States to compete in the various competitions.

 

His robot Hammertime made the quarter finals in Battlebots season 5. SubZero (120 lb version) has won several tournaments, finished third at Robogames, won two Battlebot corporate shows and had a fight record of 29-10 before he was retired. Bounty Hunter SHW placed 3rd at Robogames while the 30 lb version won two tournaments with a 9-1 fight record.

 

Currently, Jerry works for Johnson Matthey Inc, one of the world's largest catalytic converter manufacturers. He works in the catalyst aging lab, lots of cool equipment, engines and computer systems. His previous jobs include working on airplane avionics, mig welder manufacturing, and as a master tech for General Motors. He his very mechanically inclined, excellent electrical diagnostic skills and has a lot of knowledge in computer software such as database design, 3D cad etc. He is also an accomplished inventor, two of his products have been mass produced to the general public and have achieved more than $3 million dollars of retail sales.

 

 

 

 

 

 

        

 

 

Logan Davis

 

 

Logan has been involved in combat robotics since Battlebots season 3. Over the years he has built several robots from the 1 pound "Ant" class to the behemoth 340 pound super heavy weights. During Battlebots season 5 his robot Steel Reign SHW made the television rounds, it was a great fight!

 

 

Currently, he is the driver for SubZero HW and drove the middle weight version at several tournaments also. Between rounds at an event Logan is always busy doing maintenance and repairs on the robot. He also goes over battle strategies with Jerry before every match. Logan is a great teammate and an excellent driver!