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Today 07:41 AM
2018 in 6 words
300+ replies later, still pretty funny
(23,279 views, 301 replies)
Today 06:46 AM
WVRoX Team List Confirmed 2656 Quasics 456 Siege Robotics 3504 Girls of Steel 9999 Robotics Feiyue 4954 4-H Palindrome Robotics 3492 Putnam Area Robotics (PARTs) 2655 The Flying Platypi
(2,874 views, 19 replies)
Today 06:41 AM
Team 5421: Battlecry@WPI Recap
We had a great weekend up at WPI, so please enjoy the video: https://youtu.be/pjtoVLPXjWg
(84 views, 0 replies)
Today 06:35 AM
What is your off season summer project this year.
Two things. 1st: Designing a smaller bot for switch and vault for off season comp. along side it designing a custom drive train, as our team had been using the AndyMark drive train ever since we...
(988 views, 17 replies)
Today 02:07 AM
Getting into College and FRC
As someone going through the same thing very soon under similar circumstances as OP, I just wanted to resurface this thread to see if anyone had anything to add.
(1,594 views, 5 replies)
Today 01:34 AM
From a team whose mentors largely foot the bill, I'd recommend going as small as possible - how much stuff can you fit into an 8-by-8 pit, anyway? Also, depending on the tow vehicle, consider its...
(3,752 views, 31 replies)
Today 01:14 AM
pic: 4 775pro compact gearbox
interesting. Consider counter sinking the bolts not counter boring. Additionally if you you are just running 2 by 2 consider belt in tube.
(429 views, 13 replies)
Today 12:57 AM
Talon SRX Problem Measuring Motor Current
I know I'm reviving an older thread, but this thread was relevant to an issue my team was having when reading what the Talon reports as "output current" on the SmartDashboard. There were a few...
(2,916 views, 35 replies)
Today 12:56 AM
FedEx Crate Shipment Mishaps
oops it somehow got recreated in cad before it got sent back how did that happen
(4,385 views, 28 replies)
Today 12:02 AM
2018 IRI Invite Prediction Contest
Well, here's some not very good predictions: team IRI Points invite probability 1 1544 0.8% 16 2050 100.0% 20 1713 50.2% 33 1973 99.9% 48 1474 0.1% 51 1553 1.0% 67 2090 100.0%
(11,438 views, 55 replies)
Yesterday 11:51 PM
Team Time Clock - Open source?
Extremely easy solution is to just have a clock in and clock out Google Form. But that's no fun. We looked at a bunch of different options a few years ago and just weren't really happy with any of...
(954 views, 13 replies)
Yesterday 11:02 PM
Looking for old game pieces
Will check our frisbee status. I know we have a few. One is being displayed and one we were actually messing around with at our meeting tonight. I'll get back to you on Wednesday.
(387 views, 2 replies)
Yesterday 10:34 PM
T shirt Cannon barrel material and adaptor
We're also starting on a project like this in our offseason. So far, the best material I've seen is DuraPlus...
(1,038 views, 9 replies)
Yesterday 10:14 PM
Chezy Champs 2018
Sad I'm going to miss this one, I'll be on the other coast. It was always a great time, the 254 folks put on a great event and I've been honored to work with them the last two seasons.
(611 views, 2 replies)
Yesterday 07:15 PM
My First Swerve (Feedback Wanted)
I'm planning on 3D printing the Face gear and the encoder gear. In the CAD I'm using a SA035XPO bearing. I'll try to play with the gear ratios when I have more time to get a higher speed, thanks...
(759 views, 7 replies)
Yesterday 07:05 PM
Cooler Master Gaming Tournament
So based off the poll for what game should be played in the tournament, I guess CS: GO is the winner. Looks like Fortnite will also be played if they decide to go two games.
(4,985 views, 35 replies)
Yesterday 06:26 PM
Machining Circular Parts (Gears/Sprockets/etc)
This isn't exactly speaking to your question, but I thought it'd still help to share. NYC CNC's has been a great channel to help me learn CNC without a dedicated machinist on hand. Here's a link to a...
(1,168 views, 9 replies)
Yesterday 04:22 PM
pic: FLL 2018
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Yesterday 04:22 PM
Rookie Mentor to a Rookie Team: Teaching Programming
1) Others have posted the suggestion to reach out to NI. I'd strongly encourage the same. ni.com/frc has a link to a support number you can call and explain what you're doing. I'd recommend this...
(810 views, 14 replies)
Yesterday 04:08 PM
Rookie Team Help Request - Software and License Keys Missing
https://forums.ni.com/t5/FIRST-Robotics-Competition/Connect-with-NI-FRC-Technical-Support/ta-p/3734560 I found this by going to www.ni.com/frc and clicking on the Support link. Call in to...
(649 views, 7 replies)