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Today 12:37 PM
A Comparison of Streaks: 1678 and 177
I agree this is significant. To go along with this, 177's divisions had between 85-88 teams and had has few as 7 qualification matches per team. 1678's divisional team counts are: 100, 100, 77, 75,...
(761 views, 4 replies)
Today 12:08 PM
Cheap Motor Torque Measurement / DIY Dynamometer Revisited
The frame holding the bearings that allow the load motor to rotate slightly would have to be very stiff. Any flexing would cause the bearings to be misaligned leading to extra friction. Also, flexing...
(1,034 views, 8 replies)
Today 11:41 AM
Is it worth it to opt out of the KOP chassis for a low resource team?
For one or two of the teams I have worked with in the past, money was not the greatest limiting factor. Factors such as being able to design a robot that was manufacturable and having enough students...
(4,966 views, 63 replies)
Today 11:22 AM
WPILib is adapting GradleRIO - Jaci has become too powerful and we must stop her
If I were to ever restart work on RobotDotNet I definitely would, however I currently have no plans to do that. With other commitments I just no longer have the free time to support the actual...
(10,405 views, 67 replies)
Today 11:02 AM
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Today 10:46 AM
District Team Adoption Policy
It is still up to FIRST. Yes the team from AK asked the PNW if they could join, however FIRST had the final say in that matter. They did make the stipulation that they had to commit to staying in...
(1,945 views, 29 replies)
Today 10:41 AM
Power Up in HTML
Thank you, that should be fixed now. It's not pretty, but here you go:
(350 views, 4 replies)
Today 10:41 AM
All WOWnd Up : Headed to That State Up North
I canít believe I didnít see this when it was first published. Great job!
(260 views, 2 replies)
Today 10:25 AM
2018 Hudson Valley Rally Offseason (New Location: Brooklyn, NY)
Are you letting teams register two teams if they have a practice robot?
(495 views, 3 replies)
Today 09:55 AM
Beach Blitz 2018
We're at the half way point of the app window! Please take a break after watching World Cup matches to get those team apps in. We're already getting a lot of submissions from some awesome teams and...
(1,662 views, 15 replies)
Today 06:59 AM
Electrical Needed for Swerve Drive?
You can use whatever motor controllers you want. If your intention is to develop a design that you can implement in-season, then you will probably want to use the types of motor controllers that you...
(729 views, 13 replies)
Yesterday 10:34 PM
Another thing to consider is that the presenting sponsor for Champs is headquartered in San Diego. So we would get a water game but no champs.
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Yesterday 10:14 PM
Swerve Module feedback pt 2
For tensioning, I was thinking of putting a bolt through the module with a plastic spacer on it somewhere in between the motor and wheel. Does that seem like a good idea? I've heard about these...
(589 views, 6 replies)
Yesterday 06:34 PM
Post Your Team Handbooks Here
I've been watching this thread waiting to say if these teams would post their handbooks. Since none have, I will take the liberty of posting them myself. All these have been made available by teams...
(785 views, 6 replies)
Yesterday 05:35 PM
CNC Router Tutorial Videos
2046 has made some good videos on MasterCam Here is one on nesting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eZjdr8PxUT0 If you review their YouTube you can be up and running on MasterCam pretty quick.
(839 views, 17 replies)