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Today 10:00 AM
Team Name Mishaps
Not really a TEAM name mishap but more of a username mishap. Tyler Olds can't say my twitch username correctly. It's pronounced C-MCBRIDE166 not CMC-BRIDE166.
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Chris is me
Today 09:05 AM
Stall testing 775 Pro, surprisingly poor result
Your take is right on, but this take is also pretty misleading. Pretty much any FRC motor is "great at stall" at a particular holding voltage and gear. You can stall RS550s at 2V if you want. I think...
(5,538 views, 86 replies)
Today 08:15 AM
CNC Routers for FRC Robotics
I'm curious, do you think a big part of getting a DOC that large is the width of the bit? We typically stick with 4mm endmills for convenience, but on large jobs blasting through full DOC would...
(76,786 views, 335 replies)
Today 02:12 AM
When I go to any large city with horrible traffic I drive to the furthest station out where I will likely encounter the least amount of traffic. Park my car and take the train into town. I did it a...
(3,918 views, 37 replies)
Today 12:11 AM
Team 973: The Greybots 2018 Code Release
(682 views, 4 replies)
Today 12:06 AM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #736
Head mentor, probably: "This blowhard thinks he'll be able to take flight with that dumb thing?" 701 minion: "Actually sir, the Blowhard was the working title for the project."
(158 views, 10 replies)
Yesterday 11:15 PM
Team 5818 Differential Swerve Drive
1) Yes. And less weight from motors that aren't putting power to the ground. 2) If you are stationary or moving slow, your motors have lots of torque available since they're at low speed. If you are...
(3,518 views, 34 replies)
Yesterday 09:59 PM
The Zebracorns are Looking for Mentors
I believe the new GDPR restrictions might prevent us from tunneling cookies.
(994 views, 19 replies)
Yesterday 09:02 PM
pic: baby bot v2 final
Or lift just the battery...
(872 views, 9 replies)
Yesterday 08:50 PM
A Second Year of TIGER
Wooooooo! A big thank you to all of our awesome TA students for this summer! Good work!
(286 views, 1 replies)
Yesterday 08:41 PM
Synthesis: An Autodesk Technology - Version 126.96.36.199 and Promo Video
Looks like a great tool to let the drivers get to know the robot pre-competition season. I'll give it a go, thank you!
(323 views, 2 replies)
Yesterday 07:52 PM
Team 254 Presents: Lockdown Technical Binder 2018
We mount our drive encoders directly to one of the wheel shafts, so this doesn't effect the accuracy of our odometry. There is a similar amount of backlash in our drive (much of which comes from the...
(17,477 views, 83 replies)
Yesterday 05:31 PM
Robots @ CNE Webcast Info
Catch the Robots @ CNE event Friday-Sunday at https://www.twitch.tv/firstupdatesnow or https://www.thebluealliance. com/watch/fun
(169 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 04:35 PM
Metal Frame Mecanum Wheels
AndyMark has never manufactured a mecanum wheel that is 2" wide with 8" diameter. The older variants of AM mecanum wheels are 2.93" wide and are no longer in production.
(304 views, 4 replies)
Yesterday 03:25 PM
Powder Coat oven setup
Yup, that's along the lines of what I was thinking, maybe even line the inside to make it look a little cleaner with or without a second skin of metal between it and the parts. Thanks for the tip.
(2,054 views, 24 replies)
Yesterday 02:28 PM
[FF]: 2019 Season Long Fantasy FIRST
1. Falcon (EricH) 2. 1.21 GW (Hailey.faiella, SnapDragon, thefoxisloose, AltSudo, Attention) 3. Questionable Decisionmakers (Brian Maher, TDav540, saikiranra, Kellen Hill) 4. The Breakfast Company...
(1,328 views, 25 replies)
Yesterday 02:04 PM
I signed up to volunteer, should I have gotten something yet?
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Yesterday 12:33 PM
Using Static Library With GradleRio
This year my team has decided to make the switch from Java to C++ so over the summer I've been rewriting our utility library. When manually compiling and linking it works fine, however, I can not get...
(98 views, 0 replies)
Yesterday 12:17 PM
Vex Configurable Parts in Onshape!
Looks like I'm switching to onshape ;)
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