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Today 01:04 AM
pic: Swerve drive in a Power Cube
TLDR: Key Questions: Did you add Bumpers, or does it have a PowerCube cover? Wall-of-text-answer: The key rule this year is I01, though obviously it must follow all the R rules as well. With...
(814 views, 13 replies)
Today 01:00 AM
pic: Boston Dynamics Lab Safety cartoon
The QR code is a nice touch.
(107 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...
(163 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 11:53 PM
Should colleges recruit FIRST students
Soapbox time.... This sort of thing drives me nuts. Most obviously, it's a cramped view of public service. STEM people serve the public constantly. Without STEM, there would be no life saving...
(4,279 views, 56 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.
(408 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...
(7,813 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...
(2,376 views, 13 replies)
Yesterday 10:07 PM
2018 IRI - Indiana Robotics Invitational
(32,731 views, 65 replies)
Yesterday 09:01 PM
[FF]: [OFF] Big Bang 2018
Ribet ribet with 503
(478 views, 22 replies)
Yesterday 06:09 PM
FRC CAD Files
Could you please link that again, thanks!
(198 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...
(787 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...
(908 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...
(224 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.
(106 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...
(667 views, 6 replies)
Yesterday 12:16 PM
I never said that they were. FrankJ covered the two likely causes well I think. I'm going to leave it at that.
(1,940 views, 28 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:...
(1,045 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...
(2,923 views, 19 replies)
Yesterday 10:19 AM
Rah Cha Cha Ruckus 2018
Ruckus Volunteer Registration is now open!
(1,770 views, 18 replies)
Yesterday 09:51 AM
Tableau for 2019 Season?
I would like to challenge Tableau to jump in deeper! Provide a server with the connections to the FIRST API's so students can immediately start playing with data from last year and thank about how...
(503 views, 1 replies)