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Today 08:35 AM
Is it a sammich?
Actually, the outer most layer is soft, followed by cheese, and THEN crunchy on the inside, along with other ingredients. What about Subway's Frito subs? It's basically the same thing...
(4,822 views, 105 replies)
Today 08:21 AM
2018 Hudson Valley Rally Offseason (New Location: Brooklyn, NY)
New team list, updated 6/21 @ 9:30 AM 354 G-House Pirates 694 Stuypulse 806 Brooklyn Blacksmiths 1796 Robotigers
(707 views, 5 replies)
Today 07:52 AM
An Update from the Non-Engineering Mentor Organization (NEMO)
NEMO was a great resource for me when I was involved with a team. You and Kathie taught me a lot. Have you tried to get FIRST to host the content? It would be a shame to have the resources not...
(347 views, 1 replies)
Today 07:30 AM
Should colleges recruit FIRST students
There is no bloody way you read that report in its entirety and walked away with this impression. Sorry, I ain’t buying the phony outrage. College admissions is a flawed process -...
(4,397 views, 57 replies)
Today 06:32 AM
BIG BANG! 2018
(5,460 views, 24 replies)
Today 06:08 AM
Pathfinder returning infinity?
I've been using 0.01 as by period. Besides that I'm pretty sure I've been consistent with by values. I had a max velocity of 12 ft/sec and a max acceleration of of 7 ft/sec/sec. I'll try reduce the...
(876 views, 10 replies)
Today 01:00 AM
pic: Boston Dynamics Lab Safety cartoon
The QR code is a nice touch.
(169 views, 1 replies)
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Today 12:11 AM
Trading a 2468 signed jersey
I have a 2468 jersey signed by DK and Flowers. I would like to get either a 118 Windbreaker or a 16 Quarter Pullover from the trade and if you have a more desirable item I may be able to throw in...
(220 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 11:45 PM
Supposedly there's going to be 3 smaller events, so it's possible that at least 1 regional won't be at the same time as OKC.
(437 views, 5 replies)
Yesterday 11:27 PM
Texas Districts: Questions that need answers!
That is what I was going to say. If 568 has to play 2 district events, then it would make sense that the NM teams have to, as well. UP teams used to face this issue in the early days of FiM...
(7,882 views, 77 replies)
Yesterday 10:44 PM
Team 1678 Citrus Circuits 2018 CAD Release
We don't currently. We haven't yet had an issue where we might need current limiting. EDIT: this is just for drivetrains. We do current limiting in some way on almost every mechanism that uses...
(2,401 views, 13 replies)
Yesterday 10:07 PM
2018 IRI - Indiana Robotics Invitational
(32,802 views, 65 replies)
Yesterday 06:09 PM
FRC CAD Files
Could you please link that again, thanks!
(203 views, 5 replies)
Yesterday 05:25 PM
Power Up in HTML
So I showed this to my team today during a meeting, and some of us spent the remainder of the meeting playing and we had so much fun. We love your work! Also, would you be opposed to modification...
(801 views, 5 replies)
Yesterday 05:02 PM
Best Practices for Modular Intakes?
This is a very good summary of what is needed for an intake. After both struggling with fuel in the 2017 season and watching some awesome gear ground pickups I studied until arriving at essentially...
(931 views, 11 replies)
Yesterday 04:53 PM
FRC Gameplan (2018) Strategy App
I am proud to present an update to FRC GamePlan for the 2018 Game, FIRST Power Up! GamePlan is a novel Android application that allows teams to effectively strategize upcoming matches by configuring...
(231 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 03:30 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #728
Imagine what they could do if only they had 6 weeks to build a robot, not 3 days.
(107 views, 5 replies)
Yesterday 01:30 PM
Absolute Encoder Mounting
An easy way to mount MA3s is to drill out/ream the center of your shaft to 0.25", then cut a small slit into the shaft with a bandsaw. Slide the MA3 in, and use a shaft collar to compress the shaft...
(671 views, 6 replies)
Yesterday 10:40 AM
Trivia Night is back & IRI History w/ Andy Baker!
Thank you to those who joined us last night for trivia and IRI history with Andy Baker! If you didn't catch some of the amazing history to IRI check it out on YouTube:...
(1,056 views, 3 replies)
Yesterday 10:23 AM
Favorite 2018 Robots
I don't know about that. The difference between the way a robot like 3357 plays the game and the way a robot like 195 plays the game is pretty striking, despite both being top tier robots. The...
(2,963 views, 19 replies)