View Full Version : Rules about pressure gauge position

02-06-2007, 05:53 PM
Were building this robot for this thing called FFFFFFIIIIRRRST let me spell that for you guys, ef eye ar es Te

it's pretty crazy I know but theres this thing that we gota know,

We're wondering how visible the pressure gauge(s) have to be on the robot

Bushels of thanks,

Mr. Van
02-06-2007, 06:15 PM
The guages should be easily visible during inspection. They should also be easily visible when someone is working near the robot so they can tell if the system has pressure in it or not.

"Easily" means that you shouldn't have to move wires, plates, arms, bumpers or whatever. You also shouldn't have to crawl under the robot or stick your head in some dangerous position to read them.

As an inspector, I've always appreciated teams that made it easy to check their pneumatic system.

-Mr. Van
Coach, 599