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Today 10:14 AM
SCRIW VIII (South Carolina Robotics Invitational & Workshops 2018)
Hmmmm. :confused: You already clarified this would be the 8th though, but may want to update the opening post.
(652 views, 7 replies)
Today 10:13 AM
Help getting c-rio and code working
Older versions of RobotPy can still be deployed on the cRIO: https://github.com/robotpy/robotpy-crio/releases
(242 views, 3 replies)
Today 09:55 AM
Status of FRCSim in 2019 WPILib?
There are currently several different efforts to get simulations ready for use by teams in 2019, including a low-fi simulation and Gazebo. https://github.com/wpilibsuite/allwpilib/issues/1072
(139 views, 1 replies)
Today 09:30 AM
pic: i want my baby bot, baby bot, baby bot 179's off season project version 1
Wow, if anything, that thing looks "mean."
(1,861 views, 14 replies)
Today 07:19 AM
What COTS parts would you like to see?
Wago just released their 30 amp version for 10awg. I don't have any yet but you can order samples https://www.wago.com/221/us/
(21,012 views, 182 replies)
Today 04:25 AM
Attention NY, PA, and Toronto Teams, someone is selling their machine shop equipment
That's some beautiful equipment that has been amazingly taken care of...
(896 views, 3 replies)
Yesterday 10:06 PM
pic: Small Swerve
Im working on this on my own as a concept but this is probably atleast one season away from reality. I'm hoping to make a prototype module or two in this off-season with the machines i have...
(528 views, 10 replies)
Yesterday 09:28 PM
Turning Motor / Gear Ratio for swerve drive
I think this is what I was thinking - just reduce max voltage and go I have been a Bag - and 9015 advocate but recently getting convinced on 775pro at reduced voltage - but appreciate your team's...
(1,058 views, 18 replies)
Yesterday 06:13 PM
2018 IRI Invite Prediction Contest
If I had a larger sample size to work with, I certainly would look more into it. It does seem (at least based on this year's invites) like this could be a useful feature to add. However, there isn't...
(18,583 views, 89 replies)
Yesterday 04:44 PM
Team 1678 2018 Code Release
Bazel is much, much faster (almost 20 times faster). Since our code is so large (nearly 6K lines of used SLOC) the difference is very noticeable. It’s integration with Google Test, easy to read BUILD...
(1,520 views, 11 replies)
Yesterday 04:36 PM
I will agree there are certainly examples of printers poor implementations of multi-extruders, but I've personally found that the individual automatic calibration of each print head, like what the...
(5,398 views, 68 replies)
Yesterday 03:53 PM
Is Power Up Good at Ranking?
Winning though, is just another way to earn ranking points. Teams are ranked based on ranking points. Winning just happens to give you two instead of 1. The teams that played Power Up at the highest...
(3,017 views, 40 replies)
Yesterday 03:06 PM
pic: Quantum Drawing
(677 views, 7 replies)
Yesterday 01:52 PM
WPILib maven repo offline
It's back online now. Sorry about that.
(172 views, 2 replies)
Yesterday 01:19 PM
Summer Heat 2018 (Yikes! Sharks!)
Team 3236 is signed up!
(1,100 views, 8 replies)
Yesterday 01:17 PM
pic: 3863 Swerve V2.1
Makes sense, it's easier to cut plastic than steel :P
(624 views, 6 replies)
Yesterday 01:11 PM
2363 builds a drivetrain - an instructional video series
Guide to episodes posted so far: episode 1 - drive train design introduction https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQ-pMDizdk0& episode 2 - measure twice, cut...
(1,401 views, 6 replies)
Yesterday 01:11 PM
12 awg vs 10awg
Yeah, we made the mistake of ordering some "cheap" batteries from Amazon this year that all shipped with an internal resistance between 0.021 and 0.027. Needless to say we did not use them on our...
(1,706 views, 13 replies)
Chris is me
Yesterday 01:02 PM
Xbox Adaptive Controller –>$@#Easy Custom Controllers?
I thought the same thing when this came out - this makes custom OIs very, very easy to do, since it is presumably just read as an Xbox controller by the PC, and the 3.5mm inputs are an industry...
(764 views, 1 replies)