|"The safety log is the log people sit on to think about the unsafe act they've just committed." - Kevin Sevcik [more]|
|subscribed threads only|
Yesterday 11:54 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #668
"I tried to ask a reasonable question about why my son keeps getting DOGMA penalties, and could I get a decent answer? Oh, nooooo. I have to send a student to the box. Really?"
(47 views, 4 replies)
Yesterday 11:50 PM
What did FIRST do RIGHT for Houston?
I think the SHORT answer for the original question goes something along the lines of: Just about everything, until you left GRB for another venue. I've heard that there were a couple of minor...
(15,646 views, 130 replies)
Yesterday 11:44 PM
[FF]: 2017 Curie Division
Questionable Decisionmakers 1511 2791 494 The Breakfast Company 2056 4143 2252 FIRST Pick 2481 230 4272 ...
(744 views, 29 replies)
Yesterday 11:41 PM
Craziest pilot plays
I can't remember the team number offhand (4XXX), but an HP in L.A. semis realized that he needed one gear for a particular rotor (#3, IIRC), and it was stuck on the lift. So he takes the gear, lift,...
(1,048 views, 16 replies)
Yesterday 11:40 PM
Vision vs. Dead Reckoning
Have vented about this exact thing multiple times over the course of the year.
(1,301 views, 16 replies)
Yesterday 11:22 PM
FRC Top 25 St. Louis Champs Results. Show Link
Wow, 340 missed another top 25. I expect them to join a very good alliance in Daly, possibly pairing up with 254 for possibly the fastest 4th rotors in Steamworks.
(1,723 views, 9 replies)
Yesterday 11:15 PM
Class of 2017, where are you going?
I will be attending Cal Poly SLO for materials engineering!
(14,209 views, 127 replies)
Yesterday 11:03 PM
Trouble Installing Robot Python Development on Eclipse
Heh, does that actually work? I'm surprised. I didn't really find the eclipse plugins very useful, nor did my students seem to use it, so it hasn't been updated since 2015.
(223 views, 4 replies)
Yesterday 11:02 PM
FIRST Championship venue layout
You can host the file somewhere (Github gist or pastebin) and pm me the link.
(5,795 views, 36 replies)
Yesterday 11:01 PM
Fastest Fourth Rotor
115, 365, 2468 had the fourth gear in place at 64 seconds in Roebling QF 3-1. Spun the rotor at about 53 seconds.
(2,933 views, 18 replies)
Yesterday 10:46 PM
Octocanum robots at St. Louis
Not 100% sure but I think 1816 has something like octanum or butterfly. They are in Carson.
(212 views, 1 replies)
Yesterday 10:41 PM
Should FIRST stop playing parody songs at competitions?
All I was saying is that "we can't make good videos because we can't afford it" is a dumb excuse for not putting in the time and effort to make a good video. Just like "we can't make a good robot...
(6,409 views, 67 replies)
Yesterday 10:14 PM
Well that didn't take long... Victim shot near Union Station MetroLink station Also FYI Saint Louis is in the enhanced risk area TOMORROW (Wednesday) afternoon/evening. "Damaging winds, large hail,...
(167 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 10:06 PM
What is it like being in a powerhouse team?
Back in the old days, 217 was definitely a power house. In the present day, while you don't seem to be what you used to be, IMHO, you're still a powerhouse; shoot you survived and won Newton last...
(11,571 views, 65 replies)
Yesterday 10:05 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #667
Sorry for the delay, everyone! The 2Champz Changeover Shuffle is a very real dance. First place goes to: Second place goes to:
(263 views, 12 replies)
Yesterday 10:03 PM
pic: 193 Robot Reveal
What a sweet robot yet again! Go kill it on Tesla with 11 this week! I'll be rooting for you guys :) Here's hoping you get past Division Finals!
(179 views, 2 replies)
Yesterday 09:54 PM
[FF]: [SLFF]: 2017 Tesla Division
Last draft of 2017 SLFF Draft....2017 Tesla Division Questionable Decisionmakers 2168 8:07 8:08 The Breakfast Company 7:05 8:04 8:09 FIRST Pick 7:10 8:01 8:10 The Regal...
(56 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 09:51 PM
That's currently what our Regional Director gets listed as representing (TN & KY) but she has told me that KY just got sort of tacked on. She also doesn't do much more than organize SMR. I just...
(1,340 views, 14 replies)
Yesterday 09:47 PM
[FF]: 2017 Daly Division
141 for 5173
(558 views, 26 replies)
Yesterday 09:44 PM
2017 Shirt Trading Thread
I will have 3 pairs of WildStang chums for trade (I don't have any preferences on trades, though I will only trade if it interests me). If anyone's needs pictures I have some. PM me with...
(40,989 views, 281 replies)