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Today 10:30 AM
Connecting a controller directly to RIO USB
I manage to find code on GITHUB: https://github.com/acristoffers/SDL_LabVIEW It uses SDL which I believe is a Linux API to open and read a joystick in a Linux box. I'm trying to upload it into the...
(2,137 views, 32 replies)
Today 10:27 AM
How to Paint Aluminum
Scuff aluminum - 3m pads or sand paper. Wear gloves and wipe clean with acetone (alcohol will do but acetone cleans better). Apply a coat of self etching primer, rattle can will do. Apply your color...
(508 views, 10 replies)
Today 10:17 AM
pic: BreakerBots (Team 5104) - Power Up 2018 - Cal Games
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Today 09:57 AM
Moonwalk, U.S. Educational progress, Robots
where's the like button !! don't even get me started on how ridiculous that metric is.
(1,274 views, 16 replies)
Today 07:46 AM
Greyt Universal Cascade Elevator and Powercube Claw
We played with 6911 at Brunswick Eruption who had one of the Greyt claws with a small gas shock on either side as the spring. Worked out pretty well for them in my opinion.
(61,677 views, 248 replies)
Today 06:45 AM
paper: Roboting: A Guide for Total Noobs
What a great resource! Thank you for compiling all of this information into one place. With everything I read, and the adjustments, this will become a hand out for many teams, not just new teams. ...
(2,755 views, 34 replies)
Yesterday 11:33 PM
New AndyMark Website
We have a couple suggestions as well as some minor areas that could be fixed. Suggestions: Sort by Name - Allows users to sort by the name of the product on a page. Sort by Size - Allows users to...
(2,527 views, 35 replies)
Yesterday 10:53 PM
Rookie Grant doubt
I can tell you that there were only 249 submissions world-wide for the FIRST Rookie grant and only 3 from Mexico.
(549 views, 4 replies)
Yesterday 10:43 PM
Brunswick Eruption 17 - Nov. 10, 2018
Great event, and just a tiny observation to add. The playoffs music was pretty cool. I think it was Pokemon R/B gym leader theme for quarters, elite four for semis, and Champion for finals?...
(1,152 views, 13 replies)
Yesterday 09:52 PM
[FF]: [OFF] Minne Mini Regional 2018
1. nomythicalbeast 2. Hailey.faiella 3. Pchild 4. Attention 5. Golfer4646 6. drwhorx 7. tmpoles 8. brennanb 9. MetroMan19 10. Miklast
(134 views, 11 replies)
Yesterday 08:28 PM
pic: 3 CIM minimum height 2 speed gearbox
Yeah, this is intended to be made on a CNC mill. For cost there's also the use of 2 pneumatics, I'll have to try and figure out how I can check if just using one is viable. Here it is now, mildly...
(714 views, 7 replies)
Yesterday 08:00 PM
[FTC]: FTC Android Studio java encoder help.
Hey, me and my buddy are first time FTC mentors and do not understand how to program the encoders in autonomous. Any examples we find are coded in different libraries or use different Op Modes. I...
(66 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 07:55 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #748
Looks like someone misunderstood what's considered "litter" on the field.
(321 views, 17 replies)
Yesterday 07:52 PM
Come be a host on FUN! Applications open.
Just finished my interview with Tyler. Huge shout out to all the members at FUN and specifically Tyler. Very well prepared and just a great man to talk with. Well done!
(3,268 views, 18 replies)
Yesterday 06:38 PM
2019 Game Speculation
https://www.zazzle.com/ultraviolet_galaxy_f ootball-256149571899051144 This.;)
(38,710 views, 173 replies)
Yesterday 06:35 PM
paper: The Scoosh - a novel approach to linear motion
Thanks for all the feedback and insights! I didn't realize at the time that I was making a cam; I've always thought of them as solid and going in one direction only, though I realize that isn't...
(838 views, 7 replies)
Yesterday 05:55 PM
[FTC]: Servocity structral elements verses pitsco.
The Actobotics system is superior quality to the Tetrix system. The 0.25" D-shafts are much better than the Tetrix shafts, come in a wider variety of lengths and have higher torque carrying...
(172 views, 3 replies)
Yesterday 04:02 PM
FIRES Scouting App
What server did you use for FIRES?
(5,729 views, 30 replies)
Yesterday 02:34 PM
Most Matches Played in Calendar Year
Robots@CNE was a big one too, 24 quals matches per team. Then add in the eliminations over the three days, and you get to about 32-35 per team. (And all that, from a $
(3,237 views, 23 replies)
Yesterday 12:23 PM
2018 Alliance Selection Results
Battle of the Bay: 1. 319, 5813, 4925 SF 2. 172, 133, 7133 QF 3. 1519, 238, 4546 F 4. 4564, 131, 213 W 5. 58, 4909, 501 QF 6. 1831, 3323, 2370 QF 7. 4906, 9997, 1922 SF 8. 5687, 1729, 2648 QF
(61,971 views, 215 replies)