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Yesterday 10:16 PM
FRC 11 MORT - MAR roboRIO Beta Testing Presentations Update
I just wanted to add to the previous post. Everyone is welcome to come to the Ramp Riot seminar by Team 11. No competition registration is required and we will make sure that there is enough room for...
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Yesterday 09:53 PM
Need Scouting Database Dumps
Do you only want data from this year?
(188 views, 3 replies)
Yesterday 09:46 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #523
Yesterday involved a lot of actual work, like making-money work. True story! First place goes to: Second place goes to:
(341 views, 16 replies)
Yesterday 09:45 PM
pic: Omniwheel Minibot
Additionally you have to look at its intended use. We regularly do demos for 6 hours without cool downs. The additional thermal mass will prevent over heating the motors.
(1,181 views, 16 replies)
Yesterday 09:28 PM
We prefer string potentiometers for our linear actuators. Quite simply, they are the easiest sensor to implement, and they are accurate enough for nearly every FRC application.
(2,260 views, 36 replies)
Yesterday 09:14 PM
3D Printed Name Plate
Which CAD program are you using? What about this approach didn't work?
(125 views, 1 replies)
Yesterday 08:53 PM
How to wire unrealistically well?
This is probably an obvious one but test all your electronics(jags, tallons, victors..) Before you wire them to the robot. This year we went from having some of the neatest wiring we've ever had to...
(8,594 views, 46 replies)
Yesterday 08:17 PM
2015 Game Hint
Note the extreme differences in the robots today vs the robots of yesteryear. The power-to-weight ratio of our robots has increased tenfold in a decade* with the increase in CIMs, and variety of PG...
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Yesterday 08:11 PM
Team 5076 season collage
Stormbots 5076 is a rookie team from J. Clarke Richardson collegiate. We are situated in Ajax Ontario. Thankfully, on our team we had a person very dedicated to photography, so we got some beautiful...
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Yesterday 08:05 PM
4th Annual Northern Virginia Offseason: IROC
Returning for its fourth year, IROC promises to put on another great show! Many of last year's most popular features will return, and a couple of new things: An official AndyMark field with...
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Yesterday 07:37 PM
[How I Work - Wendy Holladay
thanks alex, so was yours w
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Yesterday 07:24 PM
[FF]: 2015 Season Long Fantasy FIRST: Traditional League
1) Falcon (EricH) 2) Rotten Peach Alliance (Anupam Goli, ttldomination, ghostmachine360, iPenguin, Navid Shafa) 3) Frog Farce (Bryce Paputa, zsm150, eghazal) 4) B.O.T (Cody Burd) 5) Team...
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Yesterday 05:48 PM
FRC Fantasy Draft: League of Legends LCS
Week 9 update, here are the final scores: http://i.imgur.com/vKLKlnN.png Current...
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Yesterday 05:31 PM
971's Control System
If anyone else has any test data from which CIM inductance could be calculated, would you be willing to post it? Thanks.
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Yesterday 05:15 PM
Spike relay help
Also, what is the purpose for Timer.delay? Unless you are running a multi-threaded robot, you should remove this line of code. This code halts your entire robot for that amount of time. Generally...
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Yesterday 04:29 PM
Baxter Bomb Squad 2014 ~ Nighthawk
The Inherent problem with the gearboxes we can afford (weight as well as price) is backlash. The resolution and control should be sufficient to hold a precise position but mopping up deadband is very...
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Yesterday 04:10 PM
Red Stick Rumble - We Need You
You guys should definitely come. It would be great getting to play with some Florida teams.
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Yesterday 03:46 PM
Most Commonly Used Aluminum Extrusion Profiles
Rectangular tubing 6061 1" X 1" X 1/16" Rectangular tubing 6061 1" X 1" X 1/8" Flat 6061 1/4" and 1/8"
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Yesterday 03:16 PM
Introducing Electronic Scouting: Tablets
My tablet is an Azpen A727 that I got for $20 at my local Micro Center. They also have an A700 model for $40, and with a 1ghz processor and half a gig of RAM, they could be very good for scouting....
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Yesterday 03:09 PM
Dean Simmons and the Kamens: IRI 2014
A big thanks to everyone for their help in making the show happen, especially Jeff Moberto, the laser crew, and Rachel for running the power point. A really big thank-you to team 1310 for...
(1,969 views, 14 replies)