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Today 12:17 PM
Team 1114 - Simbot Smokescreen
Anyone have video of the bot? Didn't have a chance to watch the live-stream.
(8,021 views, 17 replies)
Today 12:16 PM
2018 Championships Division Notifier
Sweet! Thanks Evan!
(99 views, 1 replies)
Today 12:12 PM
"launching" tech foul resulting in yellow card
Did it "kick across the floor", as in the blue box rule example? Launching on the floor is one of the easier calls to make. If your robot was stationary and a cube spit out from it, it launched....
(2,074 views, 19 replies)
Today 12:00 PM
Gyro returning wrong numbers
One thing to check would be the sensor calibration. What you describe sounds similar to what can happen if the sensor is not calibrated correctly for its current orientation. By default, the sensor...
(143 views, 2 replies)
Today 12:00 PM
4910 Robot Reveal
Stunning robot as always 4910! Great Job! Very effective design! We look forward to seeing your team and Hawking in April!
(223 views, 1 replies)
Today 11:50 AM
Inagural Canadian Pacific Regional --- Wow!
Glad you had a great time! I 100% agree about hydration... empty water bottles are allowed into every venue as far as I know, and there are fountains and taps to refill them. I used to have a nice...
(339 views, 2 replies)
Today 11:47 AM
Pathfinder EncoderFollower not giving good values?
Finally trying to get pathfinder on the robot an am having compile issues... We have installed everything and put Pathfinder in out code. However... When we enable the user libraries in the...
(973 views, 8 replies)
Today 11:45 AM
Refs not calling G23 (LA Regional)?
Did you mean to look for violations of G22? An opposing robot never goes near the other alliance's power cube stack in that match, unless it's the wrong match link. As for G22... look at the...
(1,350 views, 13 replies)
Today 11:28 AM
2018 Alliance Selection Results
Finger Lakes Regional: 1) 340, 1507, 3550 - W 2) 1559, 5254, 578 - F 3) 639, 3015, 120 - SF 4) 1511, 1551, 1405(156) 5) 191, 4361, 3951 SF 6) 4930, 1126, 3799 7) 3838, 3003, 378 8) 5590, 1518, 3986
(14,819 views, 71 replies)
Today 11:20 AM
2018 Los Angeles Regional
A couple of things on the LA Regional in Pomona CA-- Many thanks to every volunteer; especially the students from Chile who stood their posts throughout and would give the best effort to accomplish...
(1,085 views, 11 replies)
Today 11:15 AM
Full Field View Only PLEASE
It's pretty easy for them to evaluate, simply look at the amount of viewers each broadcast receives. Currently the production view for the San Fransisco regional has 249 viewers while the quad view...
(4,919 views, 75 replies)
Today 11:09 AM
"Quotes" that were said during build season
"I want to move to Theory, everything works there."
(1,466,593 views, 5,289 replies)
Today 11:03 AM
Chairmen's Equipment Provided
We have a 'countdown' that last quite a while, but at T-minus 1 hour our cart has its final inspection and test. The cart was a donated laptop cart. We pulled out most of the shelves. We build a...
(197 views, 6 replies)
Today 10:56 AM
[FF]: Israel District Championship
Hold up on this, I may have misunderstood when Eric wanted me to run this. Will be clarifying.
(56 views, 1 replies)
Today 10:53 AM
A Thank You and a Complaint
This isn't strictly related but I did want to post an anecdote from last season. We were on the field for QF1 at NYC, and we were noticing a 3-4 second lag on our joystick. We brought it to the FTA...
(1,905 views, 17 replies)
Today 10:51 AM
Penalties Incurred By Team?
This is where scouting will help.
(540 views, 6 replies)
Today 10:19 AM
Gearbox with Encoder -- how do you program it using Java?
@Joe Ross: That's a good point, I think that might be our problem (a correct wiring of the encoder, but incorrect wiring of the motor). As of now, the "Motor+" and "Motor-" channels of the...
(129 views, 4 replies)
Today 10:03 AM
Tech Valley Semis Red Card
You look at this the way I do, until a team carries a YELLOW into a match and they get a YELLOW in another =RED ouch and depending on whether that red occurred in quals or elims matters a lot. If I...
(1,974 views, 17 replies)
Today 09:26 AM
Massive Pathfinder issues
I'm sorry for going silent, as I found myself with no time as our competition occurred over the last few days. I am going to try these things out as soon as I get the chance. Thank you for your...
(992 views, 9 replies)
Today 09:17 AM
[FiM] FiMside Scoop 3: Double Dip
Congrats to 3538, 4453, and 6090 on the great victory! Also to the 3 rookie teams that all made the eliminations. One was our #4 alliance captain (7187), and our buddies 7256 (who made the finals!),...
(567 views, 1 replies)