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Today 03:33 PM
assert in initializeHardwareConfiguration() in RobotBase
Presumably a return value of 1 means "success" and 0 means "failure". Here is where HAL_Initialize() is implemented, which is what the Java wrapper calls. It doesn't appear to return anything other...
(66 views, 1 replies)
Today 02:46 PM
Competitive Rankings and FRC Elo
Man with all these mecanum/swerve/omni robots on Einstein- I miss the tank meta from last year. (I'm here all day folks I've got a million of these)
(906 views, 12 replies)
Today 02:44 PM
WI FRC District Town Hall Broadcast Sat 2pm Eastern.
Has anyone received the student survey?
(3,501 views, 26 replies)
Today 01:44 PM
[FTC]: Interesting article about the FTC champions.
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/06/14/data-force-colorado-robotics-team-world-championship/ It's a little weird, since they don't mention the alliance partners. Hopefully it will generate some...
(48 views, 0 replies)
Today 12:27 PM
Beach Blitz 2017- Applications Open!
Good luck to all teams, especially our friends on 399 and our former alliance partner 3309!
(2,510 views, 20 replies)
Today 11:39 AM
Thanks for an awesome season of RobotPy!
While I didn't mentor a team this year, I did use RobotPy for a side-project. https://github.com/GarnetSquadron4901/Operator-Interface-Control-Board/tree/master/Python It was very easy to get...
(549 views, 5 replies)
Today 11:04 AM
CAD Software / Setup Thoughts
Onshape all day long for Team 58. Not much hardware requirements. Works on Ipads. Very colaborative. Learning curve is not too steep. Kids can use it at home....
(765 views, 12 replies)
Today 08:46 AM
before i joined the team they had a donation of a box full of bananas, an old fridge full of dairy products (the fridge still serve us). after we won the DCMP a sponsor invited the whole team for a...
(2,048 views, 18 replies)
Today 07:58 AM
Field Rope use
4534 accidentally climbed our rope instead of their's and we went and climbed their's in this match. Unfortunately I couldn't find any video of it, though honestly the video would just look like two...
(1,030 views, 15 replies)
Today 06:15 AM
2017 IRI Predictions
Brian, I wish alliance 4 would be a thing! :p
(1,174 views, 3 replies)
Today 12:21 AM
Building Drivetrains by Week 1
Wesley and Josh did a great job addressing the pertinent points of the discussion. I'll only add one comment. Trade offs and estimations are a critical component of the engineering process....
(949 views, 9 replies)
Yesterday 10:53 PM
2018 Game Speculation
I agree, but I would like it if it is something completely new. The main thing I want out of an endgame, though, is for it to not be able to completely decide a match outcome like climbing did this...
(22,783 views, 114 replies)
Yesterday 10:40 PM
2015-2016 correlation coefficient matrix
#MakeHavingMultipleG ameObjectivesRelevan tAgain
(1,427 views, 9 replies)
Yesterday 09:53 PM
Another burned PDP trace
2502 also did this right before our season started. IIRC we found a unhealthy amount of aluminium shavings inside........... :ahh:
(485 views, 2 replies)
Yesterday 08:33 PM
FRC 3959 Morgan County Mech Tech SteamWorks Pit Box
Your pit was very well done this year (we were right across from you at St. Louis). Would you happen to have any more pictures of it? We're looking for inspiration for revamping our pit.
(656 views, 1 replies)
Yesterday 07:48 PM
Financial Support for Struggling Teams?
I can't speak directly for the team currently, but what I do know about them is this: Their school is (very) small. I don't know for sure if they'd class as private or private homeschool (in CA,...
(1,113 views, 15 replies)