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Yesterday 11:09 PM
FIRST Behind the Design Book 3.0 (plan)
Team 353 throughout build season our design process was to split each section up by parts. One of our main plans was trying to let the kids learn as much as they can but ask mentors for advice and...
(5,647 views, 61 replies)
Yesterday 10:57 PM
Alternative To Recording Hours?
We don't use attendance to measure the quantity of people's work so much as their willingness and ability to commit. If, for your team, hours put in is correlated with quantity of work (in some...
(511 views, 5 replies)
Yesterday 10:32 PM
Will there be a webcast?
(1,670 views, 7 replies)
Yesterday 10:26 PM
VEX Robotics Relaunches VEXpro Product Line with over 120 New & Improved Products
Any news on the tires for the Traction wheel?
(42,800 views, 337 replies)
Yesterday 09:44 PM
Event Live Stream Ideas
We've partnered with Code Red Robotics to provide some webcasts (Bayou Regional 2012, 2013 and Razorback Regional 2013). I haven't personally been involved in running the cast (drive team..) but we...
(445 views, 4 replies)
Yesterday 08:17 PM
Boston College High School Seeking FRC Team Lead
Below is an excerpt of a letter seeking to find a mentor for the BC High FRC Team. My name is Mike Brennan and I am the Vice-Principal for Student Affairs at BC High. I write to you today for some...
(328 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 08:00 PM
FIRST FRC wiki
I'm happy to help wherever I can be of use. Feel free to PM me.
(4,696 views, 45 replies)
Yesterday 07:20 PM
We do what Dave said, with modifications. If the plate is small enough to be clamped in a vise (less than 17" for our vises), we'll clamp the plate in the vise, drill and tap all the holes in it,...
(1,908 views, 20 replies)
Yesterday 05:31 PM
Michigan State Championship Seminar Series videos released
Ok, it took more than a week: it took me staying home from work with the flu to go through and get the documents on line. 2013 Michigan State Championship Seminars
(1,027 views, 5 replies)
Yesterday 05:26 PM
Team 3633 on Speed TV Tonight 8 EST
http://www.speedtv.com/programs/gearz/ One of our sponsors, Edwards Manufacturing, makes great ironworkers. Stacey David's Gearz decided to interview them, and they also looked at our team. Stacey...
(124 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 04:23 PM
Replacement robot controller for cRIO
The Turnigy receivers only output pwm signals so they will only control Talons and Jaguars (victor 884s and 883s are incompatible. We have not tested the 888s) They will not run a solenoid without...
(1,612 views, 17 replies)
Yesterday 03:35 PM
IRI Team Dinner - INFO NEEDED
The kitchen at Lawrence North is being remodeled, so we cannot cook the IRI dinner on site. We will be having a caterer bring in the food and we will serve. We still have access to the dining area....
(219 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 03:06 PM
Ultimate defensive robot
Check out this robot's defensive capabilities...could come in handy some day:D...
(299 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 02:01 PM
Need your advice: Should I move to SolidWorks?
Solidworks has a feature that is very similar to the Frame Generator. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O015nRTzR9E
(541 views, 11 replies)
Yesterday 01:49 PM
IRI Rules and Team Invitation List
There is something like that at Texas Robot Roundup as well. It would take a very long time with 72 teams though.
(24,045 views, 116 replies)
Yesterday 12:56 PM
Team 2729 STORM Robotics Wrap up Video
Thanks Ben! We are grateful for those kind words and all of the support shown by our fellow MAR teams. The results of our season is due not only from our team's individual efforts but also from...
(373 views, 2 replies)
Yesterday 12:31 PM
Live Axle vs Dead Axle
That was team 45 the Technokats.
(1,854 views, 28 replies)
Yesterday 12:18 PM
Trouble with limit switches
You can also use that same multimeter to measure the voltage potential on and across the limit switch while it's plugged in. If it's changing how you expect it to, you likely have a software problem....
(303 views, 8 replies)
Yesterday 12:13 PM
Star intake rollers
Mcmaster pricing on a foot square is not the best way to price this. You'd want to get a larger sheet, from someone who sells rubber. Cutting the starts from a 1' piece would nest poorly as well,...
(1,883 views, 18 replies)
Yesterday 12:03 PM
News Feature on 610 - CTV National
This is really cool. Just warms my heart. :)
(179 views, 1 replies)