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Today 11:32 AM
Waterjet cutters for small FRC team.
We cut all our polycarb on a waterjet and either let it air dry or wipe it down with a towel. It is no different than aluminum from a drying standpoint...
(1,685 views, 33 replies)
Today 11:26 AM
Best bandsaw for aluminum sheet?
If it doesn't say, it's likely wood. You can also check the blade speed. If it's single speed, a thousand feet per minute or higher, definitely wood. Metal cutters are more typically 50-250 fpm,...
(187 views, 4 replies)
Today 11:22 AM
Understood. Incorrectly assumed he was referring to 'event' registration since we already knew most teams were already registered for the 'season'. Great example of danger of assumptions:D Mi culpa...
(514 views, 4 replies)
Today 11:08 AM
Religious affiliated teams and outside mentors
Not only would I not sign such a pledge, but I don't think I can even reconcile how such a thing would be in accordance with FIRST's YPP guidelines or Code of Conduct.
(933 views, 13 replies)
Today 11:02 AM
Changing CD for the better.
Resource? Yes Service? No I don't think "Service" provides an appropriate connotation for the site.
(8,948 views, 102 replies)
Today 10:56 AM
Please help 1729 win a donation by voting (quick!)
(1,581 views, 19 replies)
Today 09:58 AM
[FF]: 2019 Season Long Fantasy FIRST
TLC is now full. 1. Falcon (EricH) 2. 1.21 GW (Hailey.faiella, SnapDragon, thefoxisloose, AltSudo, Attention) 3. Questionable Decisionmakers (Brian Maher, TDav540, saikiranra, Kellen Hill) 4. The...
(2,071 views, 33 replies)
Today 09:35 AM
Mentor to Team Relationship
When WildStang started in 1996, there were Motorola engineers and there were teachers. Then there was my wife and I. We were neither Motorolans or teachers. Quite frankly the team didn't know how...
(1,513 views, 19 replies)
Today 09:33 AM
Pneumatic System Help
Yes! The Users Manual for the PDP and PCM gives the strip length needed to make a proper connection. These manuals can be found on the CTRE web page for each of these products.
(875 views, 28 replies)
Today 09:14 AM
Tips on how to become a good coach.
I had the pleasure of working with a phenomenal drive coach this year. He was an inspiration to be coached under, and was absolutely amazing. I agree with pretty much everything said above, although...
(1,259 views, 12 replies)
Today 08:59 AM
SRX Encoder Mount Question
We bought some at Ace. We used grommets for a 7/8" hole. These had about a 5/8" inside diameter which is what you need. The screws pass through this hole and go into the mount holes on the encoder...
(528 views, 9 replies)
Today 08:52 AM
Destination: Deep Space Teaser
also, for the ones who heard voices at the beginning (switch, online and idk what else) maybe some levers should be activated. The doors shown in the video may be similar to stronghold´s game in a...
(7,153 views, 74 replies)
Today 08:50 AM
Colorado Off Season Event: BIG NEWS!!
Switch and scale assignment will be fixed, rather than random, due to the nature of the FMS that we are running.
(2,168 views, 14 replies)
Today 08:39 AM
[FF]: [OFF] BOB 2018 Tier 1
I’ll light a spark under this draft with team 384.
(131 views, 3 replies)
Today 07:12 AM
pic: Introducing Captain USA
I actually have a plan for this, it is just not in the model yet ;) Noted. I had this in the back of my mind but havent gotten around to it yet. Also this robot is 6lbs (This and my shell...
(391 views, 4 replies)
Today 02:18 AM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #741
Welcome to FIRST Marriage. In FIRST Marriage 2 individuals, a bride and a groom, compete on a 27 by 54 ft field and use affection in their quest to stay married...Just don't ask about SECOND Marriage.
(171 views, 14 replies)
Today 12:10 AM
Settle a bet: Snow Storm or Dust Storm in the FRC trailer?
Send it? You don't know what it means? Well, let me tell you a little story. Think of the 'send' as the package. We're sending that package. Where? Doesn't matter. It's about the send, not the...
(576 views, 15 replies)
Yesterday 11:28 PM
Optical Flow sensor users?
Yes, see the white paper on CD-Media and this link: https://www.chiefdelphi.com/forums/showthread.php?p=178 1756&highlight=flow+ motion#post1781756
(508 views, 1 replies)
Yesterday 11:27 PM
Camera Encoder for Robot
We tried that board last year, and wrote a white paper on it. Here is the accumulated information. https://www.chiefdelphi.com/forums/showthread.php?p=178 1756&highlight=flow+ motion#post1781756
(683 views, 5 replies)
Yesterday 11:22 PM
New Motion Sensor
The attachment herein has the spreadsheet we used to capture and analyze the test data for the Flow Motion sensor on the Arduino. I have it in xls format, but we did it originally with OpenOffice. ...
(312 views, 3 replies)