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Today 06:37 PM
pic: 4587 Flat 3 Mini CIM Gearbox (Cheesy Spoof)
My only criticism of it would be not making the side bearing block cutouts more of a slot and using WCP Cams for tensioning. Also it looks like the center bearing block is not a gearbox bearing block...
(2,157 views, 16 replies)
Today 06:01 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #741
When the T-shirt cannon is unavailable, the candy cannon will work as a substitute. The Roomba will negate the issue of candy thrown on the floor. Someone did remember to bring the Roomba, right?
(288 views, 18 replies)
Today 05:44 PM
Any information on the CORI Invitational 2018
late add 1317
(639 views, 11 replies)
Today 04:35 PM
Can we Suggest Rule Changes for Next Season?
I like the idea, but isn't 1" the outside width of the C-channel, and not the inside width? Do you have to somehow pry the C channel open a bit to make this work?
(2,540 views, 30 replies)
Today 04:04 PM
Talon SR Datasheet
Anxjos, It has been a while since I discussed this with CTRE guys but I seem to remember that they purchase a power module that has the output MOSFETs packaged and ready to go into the speed...
(386 views, 5 replies)
Today 04:02 PM
Bumper Frames - Are They Legal?
Well one robot inspector out there disagreed with you, and we found him.
(4,359 views, 70 replies)
Today 03:21 PM
[FF]: [OFF] Chezy Champs Sign up Thread 2018
1. BrennanB 2. tmpoles 3. pchild 4. nomythicalbeast 5. Stryker 6. Caleb Sykes 7. SenpaiYoshi 8. ThatSoftwareGuy 9. abbymarie 10. SPang
(528 views, 29 replies)
Today 02:57 PM
Detecting failed hardware in software
My team has done this for a long time. Here's something to check motors based on currents from several years ago: https://github.com/errorcodexero/halberd/blob/master/control/motor_check.cpp This...
(794 views, 12 replies)
Today 02:55 PM
I am dubious of anyone who says they have an "Easy button" for converting from C++ straight to Java. However, some folks do kinda claim...
(171 views, 1 replies)
Today 02:46 PM
This has been talked about by the team before, as well as a Utah Regional. We will be looking into this for next year. As mentioned in a previous post, we do need to be in San Diego after our week 4...
(2,719 views, 32 replies)
Today 02:34 PM
Arconic FTC Grant
I talked with FIRST HQ last week and they said Arconic grant received more submissions than expected and that there was a delay in getting the requests. Did you get FiT TWC funds?
(182 views, 1 replies)
Today 02:28 PM
Collar clamps slip loose, alternative options?
The downside with this method is that to remove anything from that shaft, you'll have to remove a bearing, which generally means whatever plate one of the bearings is pressed into will have to come...
(1,188 views, 31 replies)
Today 01:31 PM
2019 Game Speculation
I have an idea! the robot deposits a lander (Minibot) that then has to do something and then the robot has to go repair something else. also the floor is lunacy and the court is lit by black lights....
(27,268 views, 133 replies)
Today 12:40 PM
Can you see deleted posts?
(2,406 views, 34 replies)
Today 11:17 AM
Rate the Scouting Apps
If anybody wants something that's more than just some checkboxes and counters, you're welcome to check out my app. When developing it I focused on UI/UX, so I hope it's a pleasant experience. Check...
(7,915 views, 32 replies)
Today 10:26 AM
One CAD to rule them all
Either joint as built, rigid group, or align the two parts before jointing.
(4,133 views, 57 replies)
Today 08:17 AM
pic: Average Travel Distance for FRC Teams to US
The endpoints for the counties were the coordinates to the approximate center of the county, taken from here. But I'm not really sure why Oglala county is not showing up. This map would definitely...
(1,464 views, 16 replies)
Today 07:58 AM
Please help 1729 win a donation by voting (quick!)
839-331 with four days left.
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Today 06:49 AM
I think this is more an artifact of the command-based architecutre, and less tied to the language itself. I've got little experience outside FRC writing Java, but I don't think we've ever been forced...
(1,283 views, 22 replies)
Today 06:13 AM
Chezy Champs Ranking Projection Contest
I too updated my predictions with the preliminary schedule. I also modified my program to assign win RPs slightly differently. Rather than always giving the win to the alliance with the higher...
(2,250 views, 13 replies)