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Today 11:49 AM
[FRC Blog] Volunteer In-Training, Shadowing, Oh My!
(2,251 views, 28 replies)
Today 11:42 AM
Problem With Talon SRX PID Control
Make sure the talons have the latest firmware installed. That often fixes problems where code works on one talon but not an another.
(260 views, 5 replies)
Today 11:24 AM
Robowrangler 2017 Off-Season Robot
Woah! I love it, we used a similar bot this year and it worked wonders.
(12,641 views, 31 replies)
Today 11:16 AM
paper: Using JeVois camera in FRC
You can avoid much of the RIO's CPU loading by having JeVois do the YUV to MJPG conversion. The command to launch a Script, or as you suggested to switch modes, contains all you need to acquire...
(2,662 views, 39 replies)
Today 11:01 AM
2017 Bay Area AI (Machine Learning) Workshop | Dec 16th
I'd love to come but being 3000 miles away, if I hope to see a recording or the materials.
(463 views, 2 replies)
Today 10:29 AM
Pixy LabVIEW doesn't identify all signatures
Greeting Everyone, Our team(1577) is currently trying to use pixy camera to identify objects using color processing. However we have encountered a problem, The pixymon program recognizes all the...
(48 views, 0 replies)
Today 10:11 AM
pic: VP ratchet actuated
Also true. I need to dig into the CAD and check it out. Such a cool product!
(387 views, 4 replies)
Today 09:53 AM
The teacher in charge of the program left and started a personal business promoting F1 in Schools.
(61,275 views, 409 replies)
Today 09:49 AM
My order status was changed to "Shipped" on Dec 11 but I haven't received my boards just yet. Will try to post an update as soon as I get them.
(2,774 views, 16 replies)
Today 09:26 AM
pic: DataZ for FRC: Full Field View? Why not DataZ?
I totally understand current implementations are limited, hence why I said... In terms of navigation, it might not be precise enough for autonomous control, but drivers navigating through a large...
(1,057 views, 21 replies)
Today 09:12 AM
NASA and possibly FIRST budget cuts
I read somewhere that the "cuts" were line-item cuts to specific programs and that the overall NASA budget actually increased slightly. A lot of it probably depends on what you consider a "cut",...
(892 views, 5 replies)
Today 08:46 AM
Surgical Tubing Rollers
+1 for alcohol. Just make sure you bring your own supply to events. People stop in their tracks when Pit Admin announces "Team xxxx needs alcohol" :yikes:
(801 views, 7 replies)
Today 08:45 AM
Bread Board Communication Hardships
From the photo it looks like the roboRIO has an operating system running and is communicating with the Driver Station app., but there isn't any user code running on the roboRIO. I'd suggest...
(272 views, 5 replies)
Today 08:28 AM
FRC Apple Grant?
I was told that Christina no longer works at FIRST after emailing her regarding the grant. The email told me that it was forwarded to someone else at FIRST but I have not had a reply since. Has...
(825 views, 4 replies)
Today 08:05 AM
RPI won't load shared libraries
It looks like neither of the two ntcores on your RPi are for the right architecture. all of the other shared objects say "hard-float" while neither of yours do. Where are they coming from? Are you...
(337 views, 11 replies)
Today 01:43 AM
Homemade CAD system?
I'm going to derail a little bit, and try to think like an engineer to solve the problem. Problem: ijensen wants to hone his coding skills. Solution: Code more, code tougher, code a stretch...
(472 views, 11 replies)
Today 12:58 AM
Autodesk and FIRST 2017
I use Fusion 360 and HSM Works all the time. I'd just like to try out as many Autodesk product offerings as I can. Trunest has some advanced functionality that could be really useful. I'm trying some...
(3,293 views, 17 replies)
Today 12:27 AM
[Behind The Lines] Leveraging COTS with Justin Foss! 8pm ET Wed
Good broadcast, really enjoyed re-watching the recording of this. I am a big proponent of COTS items, especially for lower resource teams that don't have the skill set or tools to do tight design and...
(1,286 views, 6 replies)
Yesterday 10:23 PM
"Quotes" that were said during build season
Student (definitely not me:p ): "You can never have too much lube" *while spraying robot slides with white lithium grease Mentor "You can MOST DEFINITELY have too much lube" (Can attest, you can...
(1,398,292 views, 5,090 replies)
Yesterday 09:54 PM
[FF]: Orange County Regional 2018
(901 views, 33 replies)