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Today 12:18 PM
Drive Station Not recognizing connection
The ethernet port on the RIO is green as well.
(68 views, 5 replies)
Today 12:15 PM
TBA Requests - Google Sheets add-on for Blue Alliance data
I'm not sure how this works. The help document just says that after I type in =TBASetKey(w/ my key), I should be able to use the other functions. So far it's just returned "There was an error...
(1,688 views, 17 replies)
Today 12:09 PM
Can you see deleted posts?
For the record, I can also see deleted posts in that thread but not this one.
(1,954 views, 31 replies)
Today 12:02 PM
Yeah, CHS has enough 9XX teams coming in from out of district to sandbag.
(476 views, 8 replies)
Today 12:01 PM
Robot Randomly Disconnects
That's possible, but he did say the problem happened on two different laptops. That being said, it's very possible that a problematic software caused this to happen. Autodesk's Atlassian Helper has...
(765 views, 12 replies)
Today 11:33 AM
Waterjet cutters for small FRC team.
Let's asume it's 6x faster: with no tool changes or need to reset pieces into fixtures. Let's further assume you won't need to peck drill holes (obviously no drill bit in the waterjet and it's a...
(2,834 views, 58 replies)
Today 11:24 AM
East Metro Collaborative Competition (EMC^2) Webcast Info
Great event going on in Minnesota this Saturday! Watch it at https://www.twitch.tv/firstupdatesnow or thebluealliance.com Team List: 1816 – The Green Machine 2175 – The Fighting Calculators 2220 –...
(73 views, 0 replies)
Today 11:08 AM
[FRC Blog] Event Ready and Beta Test Application
https://www.firstinspires.or g/robotics/frc/blog/2019-event-ready-beta-application A little late to post here but I wanted to highlight that the beta team application is now open! Please come help...
(207 views, 0 replies)
Today 11:00 AM
We used a JeVois camera last year, which includes its own processor and gpu. It was programmed in Python and worked with our java code.
(568 views, 15 replies)
Today 10:43 AM
Best bandsaw for aluminum sheet?
What blade type are you using? If you have a 2 speed saw and it's heating up the part I would suspect you have a dull blade or something that isn't clearing chips out of the gullets between...
(603 views, 14 replies)
Today 10:41 AM
Destination: Deep Space Teaser
Everything in the video is through a video monitor and in an inclosed-ish space. I think we have a "use a bot camera to navigate a maze" game this year.
(8,767 views, 83 replies)
Today 10:39 AM
Deep Learning/Neural Network Use In Scouting
We use tablets to get scouting data with an app, that later gets compiled into an excel spreadsheet. Our mentor works with statistics quite a bit (CD username "Whatever") and he made an extremely...
(446 views, 6 replies)
Today 10:36 AM
Rate the Scouting Apps
Depends on the back end you're using. IndexDB stores data in the browser and you can sync that with whatever database you want.
(7,479 views, 27 replies)
Today 09:22 AM
Can we Suggest Rule Changes for Next Season?
I would suggest if you are going to have protected zones (Null Zone 2018, Platform zone endgame 2018, Loading Zone 2017, Secret Passage 2016, Outerworks 2016, etc) - come up with one criteria as to...
(996 views, 16 replies)
Today 08:44 AM
pic: Average Travel Distance for FRC Teams to US
Haha. Me too. I guess my conceptual issue was I was thinking of distance from counties, with counties being weighed evenly... not by teams that actually exist in those counties. Explains why Alaska...
(736 views, 8 replies)
Today 08:13 AM
Chezy Champs Ranking Projection Contest
It's fine if you put your predictions in the "CC Prediction Summary" book, just know that official predictions need to be made by making a new link. The "CC Prediction Summary" is unofficial, which...
(1,278 views, 5 replies)
Today 08:07 AM
Newegg.com has been hacked
Got my new laptop in May. Near miss. I've had to replace my ATM card three times in the last two years. It's getting tiresome.
(446 views, 4 replies)
Today 08:01 AM
Grasshoppers 2018 Offseason Activity
We're working on a number of things this off-season to prepare for 2019. First and perhaps foremost is that we are making the switch on OnShape after hearing about 319's wild success and trialing...
(146 views, 0 replies)
Today 07:39 AM
[FF]: 2019 Season Long Fantasy FIRST
Any idea if list only drafts are going to be back?
(2,197 views, 37 replies)
Today 06:23 AM
Sign of Encoder Value Randomly Flips?
Hmmmm. I believe the talon does store settings over power cycle, usually. Is there any logic in your code that "flips" the sign of the encoder configured in the SRX ? Like, do you happen to be...
(210 views, 2 replies)