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Today 10:11 PM
FRC Blog - 2019 Motor Controllers and MXP
Could you forward my disappointment in their very closed development/release process on to them? I have no idea who's involved in that part of the FRC software suite, and I assume they talk to the...
(45,633 views, 297 replies)
Today 09:52 PM
[FF]: Greater Pittsburgh Regional T1 2019
TGA 217 63 144 SS 379 3954 156 QwEST 3504 5811 7460 CHS 2614 337 5740 TDC 48 3492 2053 FC 4027 102 7582 FP 3324 291 4991 QD 5842 3260 2641
(396 views, 27 replies)
Today 09:47 PM
What communication platform does your FRC team use?
We went from remind to discord.
(1,869 views, 47 replies)
Today 09:46 PM
[FF]: Greater Pittsburgh Regional T2 2019
MB 217 3954 102 FLCN 48 7515 7460 LM 2614 3492 156 TLC 379 4027 7274 1.21 GW 3504 291 5740 TBC 5842 3260 144 JSM 3324 5811 337 TSIMFD 2051 4991 3201
(584 views, 30 replies)
Today 09:33 PM
[FF]: Istanbul 2019 Tier Two of Also Fun
swap 7295 (dropped) for 7570 please
(811 views, 29 replies)
Today 08:52 PM
What’s Your FRC EDC?
At competition: - Sharpie (clicky sharpies for no hassles with the cap) - Allen key set - 4" zip ties - Flush cutters - Ethernet Cable - Batthawk At meetings, usually everything is within a 10...
(639 views, 9 replies)
Today 08:34 PM
"The level playing field" in FIRST
Yeah, the census site is always a hair difficult to navigate. I'd be willing to bet you that they have all the data you'd want but getting it is sometimes a bear.
(18,159 views, 192 replies)
Today 08:28 PM
Alpha release of Visual Studio Code for FRC C++ and Java
Instead of creating a new project, you can add a file called "settings.gradle " in the project directory and add this line to it: rootProject.name = 'someNameWithoutSpac es' This way, you don't have...
(21,837 views, 154 replies)
Today 07:43 PM
Greatest FRC upsets of all time?
Not the biggest upset, but the 6th alliance beating the 1st alliance to win the 2017 MSC Consumers Energy field was pretty surprising, considering the 1st alliance was 217 (20+ kpa hopper auto), 910...
(8,621 views, 40 replies)
Today 07:24 PM
$0.73 per Flanged Bearings 1/2'' HEX and 13.75 mm Thunderhex
We’re a small team with a small budget, but we’re interested.
(2,215 views, 16 replies)
Today 07:09 PM
This is the year...
Another year coming...I hope all the new mentors and students of CD read this thread, and veterans reread.
(29,157 views, 48 replies)
Today 06:53 PM
Power Distribution Panel: No LEDs on when powered
Concur this sounds exactly like dead smart circuitry. I saw this happen once when the PDP had been plugged in to the main power backwards.
(160 views, 3 replies)
Today 06:25 PM
[FF]: 2019 Season Long Fantasy FIRST
QD and Falcon have agreed to a trade: Falcon Receives: #4 at Sacramento #5 at Utah #12 at Peachtree District #11 at Los Angeles Team 8 at Great Northern Regional QD Receives:
(6,032 views, 94 replies)
Today 06:21 PM
Best FRC song parody?
Yeah. I'm surprised it took this long for someone to say this.
(856 views, 15 replies)
Today 05:54 PM
pic: 775pro gearbox
I'd say you should definitely use steel on motor pinions, since they're operating at such high RPMs and have so few teeth that wear will be a serious issue. Lucky for you, the only 775pro pinions...
(5,931 views, 38 replies)
Today 05:26 PM
Timing of New Product Rollouts
I’m both fascinated and amused that you use an Allen Ginsburg Poem to support a view of an economic system. Howl is a favorite of mine and his work (and Burroughs) with Joe Strummer/The Clash...
(5,385 views, 62 replies)
Today 04:09 PM
Thermally Conductive Vinyl
Not insulation, conduction. It's job is to conduct heat from heat sources to places they can cool down. See also: Heat sink.
(247 views, 1 replies)
Today 02:12 PM
New AndyMark Website
This pretty much solves my issue. Good stuff.
(6,216 views, 67 replies)
Today 01:36 PM
As with IndySam, we get money for recycled batteries. Most any metal recycler takes them.
(684 views, 10 replies)
Today 12:44 PM
Here's a 2019 Kickoff timer
In Israel Kickoff happens every year at 5:30 pm, so not so bad for us. We even have a few hours to start analyzing the game.
(1,417 views, 9 replies)