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Today 04:54 PM
2017 Smoky Mountains Regional
We use YouTube for streaming. I've been told we'll be streaming in 1080p. I believe the intent is that the matches will be parsed and uploaded as they are completed. We have done this...
(534 views, 14 replies)
Today 04:50 PM
2017 New York Tech Valley Regional
On behalf of Team 3044, thank you to the volunteers and all of the teams in attendance for making this a fantastic (as always) regional! We appreciate all of your support after this whirlwind of a...
(1,757 views, 18 replies)
Today 04:41 PM
Los Angeles Regional
Parking $10 per vehicle extra $10 for trailer for event
(302 views, 3 replies)
Today 04:40 PM
African Americans on drive teams
You bring up some good points, and some that don't make a lot of sense to me. The one thing that this thread has shown me is that threads like this don't produce a lot of productive discussion. The...
(5,812 views, 57 replies)
Today 04:39 PM
Audience Manual- A Guide to Make a Non-FRC member understand the event
Thanks everyone for helping us complete and perfect the manual! Check out our website for the manual in four languages!
(983 views, 6 replies)
Today 04:38 PM
How does this Toughbox Mini sound? For my sanity
I hope you are mistaken in saying that it is a regional cause normally there is no 6hr unbag time for a regional.
(748 views, 17 replies)
Today 04:36 PM
Team 701: 8 Gears and a Climb in 2 minutes
Thanks for the tip, Mike. I hadn't thought of that. I'll make sure to get the students to do this at our next practice sessions.
(2,459 views, 26 replies)
Today 04:35 PM
NAVX micro inconsistently reading data.
Actually, they're 0.9 A each, but your point is well taken, they're not 2.0 A. (See http://www.ni.com/pdf/manuals/374661a.pdf for confirmation of 0.9 A) However, (Thats from...
(425 views, 10 replies)
Today 04:35 PM
pic: FRC558 - Elm City Robo Squad 2017
558 has made pretty considerable robot changes more than once.... :P
(586 views, 8 replies)
Today 04:32 PM
Pre Colorado Robot Modifications
Pilot must be a student. Kidding aside, it looks great! Continuous improvement is the key to success. Good luck!
(142 views, 2 replies)
Today 04:30 PM
Drive Train Backlash?
FYI - It's not useful to give PID values without telling people the units. Is this in volts/degree? PWM/degree? Volts/rad? It's not very useful to know the numbers without the units, especially since...
(100 views, 5 replies)
Today 04:24 PM
How long should the rope be?
I do not know what event you were at but there is no rule limiting the number of ropes you can have inspected and tagged at an event.
(316 views, 6 replies)
Today 04:08 PM
I definitely feel that when applying for some of the volunteer positions or sometimes when I'm mentoring teams. 4 years in the program and 4 years out of the program; you'd think I'd be more...
(2,956 views, 9 replies)
Today 04:05 PM
Issues reading from TBA API with Java
https://github.com/techguy9984/TBA-API This seems like an interesting API to suit your needs
(181 views, 4 replies)
Today 04:05 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #663
"Who am I?" photo. Answer: "Basketball Jones" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basketball_Jones_fea turing_Tyrone_Shoela ces
(113 views, 11 replies)
Today 04:02 PM
"Quotes" that were said during build season
"Hey, does anybody else smell smoke?" -me "Must be our electronics. No biggie." -Jacob *anything kind, helpful, or funny happens* "CHAIRMANS" -me
(1,263,398 views, 5,001 replies)
Today 03:48 PM
2017 Oklahoma Regional
Hey teams competing at the Oklahoma City Regional. This year team 3507 has planned to share their pit scouting data and match scouting data. Pit Scouting data consists of general information about...
(143 views, 2 replies)
Today 03:48 PM
Is this a valuable strategy?
Similar events happened at Q58 at Westtown. 1640 hit 1712 into the divider, causing it to dislodge and block the center rope of the airship (preventing 365 from hanging). The match was replayed.
(1,737 views, 17 replies)
Today 03:38 PM
The Best Team(s) in need of an event win/
Consider this streak of bad luck for 103 successfully snapped. They've already won twice this year.
(6,027 views, 42 replies)
Today 03:36 PM
Reasons for climb failures?
If you use the overhand on a bight, note that the tail sticks out away from the davit pin, making it more fiddly to comply with the updated I04-E (retaining feature may not extend more than 2" below...
(10,797 views, 106 replies)