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Today 11:06 AM
same rule for trains. Hard to do on robots.
(2,123 views, 32 replies)
Today 10:45 AM
Best Practices for Modular Intakes?
Adding to what others have said, I doubt you will find a truly "modular" or "universal" gripper for multiple games that applicable in FRC - it will make too many sacrifices for each game piece....
(1,005 views, 12 replies)
Today 10:41 AM
Swerve Module feedback pt 2
I'd disagree. We smoked BAGs this year on our swerve due to them doing a lot of work with almost all of the weight of our robot in the rear half. Once we went to 775 pro's we didn't have an issue...
(764 views, 8 replies)
Today 10:05 AM
Power Up in HTML
Thank you! Feel free to modify it how you like. If you do anything particularly interesting, I’d love to see it... I’ve got plans for a few things like customizable robots but nothing big like...
(850 views, 6 replies)
Today 10:05 AM
Vex VersaPlanetary 180° Drive Cad files
Hi all, I'm very interested in the VersaPlanetary 180° Drive, and I've grabbed the cad files both from Vex and 3847's database. What I've found thus far is that the subassemblies offered are not...
(44 views, 0 replies)
Today 10:01 AM
Should colleges recruit FIRST students
As written, I'm pretty sure I'd yawn at both and respond with "who the cares?" Expanding on what Jon said... Which is more impressive: OR
(4,669 views, 61 replies)
Today 09:25 AM
2018 IRI - Indiana Robotics Invitational
Do we have a confirmed list of teams yet (now that payment has been due for a while)?
(33,087 views, 66 replies)
Today 09:22 AM
2019 FRC Game- "Destination: Deep Space"
I believe an interesting game piece would be a football because it somewhat resembles a space ship (as much as a perfectly smooth, foam grey ball resembles a boulder). With this game piece, I would...
(13,810 views, 46 replies)
Today 09:18 AM
BIG BANG! 2018
Where is the recent team list?
(5,542 views, 25 replies)
Today 09:18 AM
Post Your Team Handbooks Here
Here is ours! http://penfieldrobotics.com/docs/TeamHandbook.pdf
(1,319 views, 11 replies)
Today 09:05 AM
Cheap Motor Torque Measurement / DIY Dynamometer Revisited
Yep, a dyno, or De Prony Brake.... Maybe there's a difference, but either way. First let me say, that if I can get the error under 5-10% I'd be a happy camper. As I understand it, the mfg...
(1,284 views, 9 replies)
Today 08:49 AM
[FF]: [OFF] Big Bang 2018
I didn't understand my own words and it turned out the draft was always today to begin with. Sorry for the confusion (English is hard okay) pchild 33 7:47 7:49 kingthefirst...
(521 views, 23 replies)
Today 08:48 AM
pic: Swerve drive in a Power Cube
The nice thing is that, to climb, another team can jut put the robot on their cube lifter.
(894 views, 14 replies)
Today 08:21 AM
2018 Hudson Valley Rally Offseason (New Location: Brooklyn, NY)
New team list, updated 6/21 @ 9:30 AM 354 G-House Pirates 694 Stuypulse 806 Brooklyn Blacksmiths 1796 Robotigers
(730 views, 5 replies)
Today 07:52 AM
An Update from the Non-Engineering Mentor Organization (NEMO)
NEMO was a great resource for me when I was involved with a team. You and Kathie taught me a lot. Have you tried to get FIRST to host the content? It would be a shame to have the resources not...
(475 views, 1 replies)
Today 01:00 AM
pic: Boston Dynamics Lab Safety cartoon
The QR code is a nice touch.
(212 views, 1 replies)
William | 1477
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...
(280 views, 0 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.
(459 views, 5 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...
(2,422 views, 13 replies)
Yesterday 06:09 PM
FRC CAD Files
Could you please link that again, thanks!
(208 views, 5 replies)