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Today 05:13 PM
Pam Beesly and Jim
(972,207 views, 11,190 replies)
Today 04:28 PM
PSA: What to do if suddenly a thread you are following has disappeared
I only discovered it this morning. My students don't use CD because they find it confusing, though I'm not sure if that's a bad thing.
(676 views, 10 replies)
Today 04:18 PM
Robot Randomly Disconnects
We have re flashed our radio multiple times and tried using another radio. It disconnects for about 5 seconds and then we can re enable. It takes about 5 seconds to enable. We are using java for...
(617 views, 8 replies)
Today 04:02 PM
Settle a bet: Snow Storm or Dust Storm in the FRC trailer?
I don't. The avalanche/dust cloud at the beginning is moving downward, has more texture, and accompanies a change of the text at the top to "TRANSMISSION: UNKNOWN". The "rocket launch" seems to be...
(435 views, 13 replies)
Today 03:56 PM
Destination: Deep Space Teaser
+1 to no more climbing endgame, give me a new challenge I think there is a high chance of a relatively open field with good visibility (maybe 1 spaceship in the center). While nothing in the teaser...
(6,134 views, 70 replies)
Today 03:47 PM
[FRC Blog] Teaser Almost Here and Event Ready???
Maybe if they put some gifs in the game manual, more people would read it? (One can hope, anyway.)
(1,188 views, 5 replies)
Today 03:04 PM
pic: PWNAGE BATTERY CART IN VERTICAL ORIENTATION
When the cart is in the shop, it is on its back. The only time it is in its verticle orientation, as shown, is at competitions. We use 4 Go Charge Dual Pro chargers mounted at the top left and...
(1,704 views, 20 replies)
Today 02:39 PM
We have checked through the wiring as best we could a number of times. Unfortunately due to some revisions during the season a portion of our electrical board became utterly inaccessible. That...
(605 views, 8 replies)
Today 02:22 PM
Pneumatic System Help
No we have never had a PCM working and I might be able to get a RoboRio from another team.
(775 views, 25 replies)
Today 02:21 PM
chain in tube experiences
We're been running CIT for ~3 seasons now using an ever evolving chassis design. This past season we switched to using the versa blocks instead of doing C2C, and we likely won't be going back to C2C....
(538 views, 5 replies)
Today 01:14 PM
Changing CD for the better.
Moved thread to CD Forum Support
(8,280 views, 91 replies)
Today 01:11 PM
Mentor to Team Relationship
Moved thread to Team Organization
(1,119 views, 13 replies)
Today 12:51 PM
Please help 1729 win a donation by voting (quick!)
Brighid, don't take my posts the wrong way. In no way am I saying what you are doing is wrong! It's just that sometimes I forget how many other organizations in the world also need funding and it...
(1,517 views, 18 replies)
Trying to Help
Today 12:44 PM
Newegg.com has been hacked
tl;dr: 8/13 - 9/18 are the affected dates. It was a Magecart attack like the British Airways hack. I figured that robotics folks would be likely customers of...
(224 views, 0 replies)
Today 12:40 PM
[FF]: [FF]: [OFF] BOB 2018
1. pchild 2. nomythicalbeast 3. BrennanB 4. Attention 5. Caleb Sykes 6. Niklas701 7. abbymarie 8. Electronica1 9. tmpoles 10. Big-b
(211 views, 14 replies)
Today 12:23 PM
2018 IndyRAGE - September 28-29
Would you be willing to post a team list?
(573 views, 4 replies)
Today 11:35 AM
Low Cost, Traction Swerve
What is your slip ring rated for?
(2,108 views, 20 replies)
Today 11:22 AM
[OCCRA]: Starting position - Choice of the Over or the Out Area
When starting the game, do the 2 teams in an alliance decide which of their robots will be in the Over Area and which will be in the Out Area; or is it randomly assigned by someone else? I was at...
(54 views, 0 replies)
Today 10:14 AM
Can you see deleted posts?
Between post 5 & 6, I no evidence of deleted posts. I have seen posts where deleted in the past. I did not pay enough attention to remember the details though.
(1,667 views, 25 replies)
Today 09:40 AM
Gear Box Design
We typically use an open gearbox with a piece of clear polycarb wrapped around it to keep grease in and debris out. I usually bend it to the curvature of the plates (Easy to do with a heat gun) and...
(1,011 views, 12 replies)