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Today 07:54 AM
Why I love OCCRA
Rich, Thanks for the great write-up and I am glad to hear that you and your students are enjoying the new game challenge. I look forward to seeing their robot in just a few days. I have been on...
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Today 07:31 AM
Hi Akash, Replying in the open because you asked, and because you're not the only one. I am not the proposal author, and I only consulted technically on some of the details. The full proposal...
(635 views, 9 replies)
Today 07:05 AM
CNC Routers for FRC Robotics
I can't comment on radiused tooling for contouring. I do use helical plunges/helical boring all the time on my router. It seems to cut more smoothly and evacuate chips more effectively than a...
(84,835 views, 353 replies)
Today 06:53 AM
What was your 2018 Greatest Success?
Personally I think our team's greatest success happened during the south florida regional where we took a heavy fall during a qual that severely deformed our wrist, which we hadn't made a spare part...
(6,117 views, 61 replies)
Today 12:40 AM
FRC Championships Power Rank
So you're telling me that we're 2.6% of a 254? I'll take it
(1,252 views, 11 replies)
Yesterday 11:25 PM
New items for 2019 season
That would be correct. Also: 2016 tower openings, 2017 gears, 2018 power cubes on occasion... pretty much if you can see it in a bright or reflective color you have a chance to track it.
(1,301 views, 14 replies)
Yesterday 11:17 PM
So, don't do this ...
Might depend somewhat on the event rules. In general, probably not. I can't say I recall anything specific about that sort of situation offhand. (Though tiredness is setting in, courtesy of one of...
(881 views, 7 replies)
Yesterday 10:49 PM
[FF]: [OFF]: Battle at the Border 2018
1. Hailey.faiella 2. nomythicalbeast 3. SPang 4. tmpoles 5. drwhorx 6. BrennanB 7. pchild 8. saikiranra 9. Attention 10. Abbymarie
(151 views, 11 replies)
Yesterday 10:38 PM
Phase 1: Come up with some marketing material. Who you are, why should companies support you, what you do, stuff like that. Phase 2: Identify local businesses that you think could be helpful to have...
(250 views, 1 replies)
Yesterday 09:50 PM
[OCCRA]: 2018 OCCRA Over n' Out
The Inspection Checklist PDF has been added to the post linked in the first page of this thread, or available at the link below. We apologize for the delay in making this document available. Good...
(2,235 views, 2 replies)
Yesterday 07:19 PM
Motion Profiling & CSV Files Help
The wiki has detailed step-by-step instructions that go over implementing the follower in your code.
(152 views, 6 replies)
Yesterday 06:59 PM
Native library not found in Idea
At the moment, it's not possible to run robot code on your computer (the native libraries only exist for the specific architecture of the RoboRIO as they interface with things like the PWM ports);...
(78 views, 1 replies)
Yesterday 06:53 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744
This is not what was meant by the term "SharkBite" in the list of practice field materials.
(233 views, 15 replies)
Yesterday 06:36 PM
My team is having a Fundraiser for equipment, fees, and travel costs. Please support by donating or sharing this link:...
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Yesterday 05:50 PM
Brunswick Eruption 17 - Nov. 10, 2018
http://raiderrobotix.org/be/2018/logo_800w.png Who's ready to play Power Up one last time?! When: Saturday, November 10, 2018 Where: North Brunswick Twp. High School 98 Raider Road North...
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Yesterday 05:43 PM
Hello. Please welcome FIRST in Upper Midwest.
Applications are now open. https://mnfirst.org/first-in-upper-midwest/board-of-directors/
(3,300 views, 43 replies)
Yesterday 04:49 PM
Team 2605 Simplified Swerve Drive
Here's a cross section of the guts of the swerve module. The 6811 slew bearing is shown as a grey square in cross section. The outer race of the bearing is clamped with screws between the steering...
(727 views, 11 replies)
Yesterday 03:41 PM
pic: 2910 CAD Release 2018
They're just 6061-T6 aluminum.
(726 views, 7 replies)
Yesterday 03:23 PM
Minnesota Robotics Invitational
:yikes: Curse you mild dyslexia! It is a miracle I made it through calculus with how often you wreaked havoc on differentiation.:mad :
(1,504 views, 24 replies)
Yesterday 03:05 PM
Team 254 Presents: Lockdown Technical Binder 2018
I've heard of some teams getting away with no bearing plate. I've also heard of some teams that have had significant problems with the CIM shaft bending (ours included). We initially tried putting...
(50,614 views, 198 replies)