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Today 07:46 PM
Greatest FRC upsets of all time?
Candidate for near upset: 2012 Sacramento Regional QM #1. Sure on paper it looks hohum, but it played out more dramatically. The Red alliance had the eventual #2, #, and #4 ranking teams. The Blue...
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Today 07:42 PM
Footage from TEXAS UIL 2018
I believe 5417 has some footage of their matches hidden on YouTube somewhere, but other than that no official footage was archived anywhere.
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Today 07:36 PM
paper: Citrus Circuits 2017-2018 Scouting System White Paper
Sure, the Super Scout app is only collecting the plate assignments (which side is red/blue) during autonomous. We also pull this information from The Blue Alliance, but we scout for this information...
(1,423 views, 3 replies)
Today 07:16 PM
Timing of New Product Rollouts
I fail to see how this would make it impossible to use sensors from those companies. It simply means you'll have to wait until next build season (or really just that year's offseason events) to use...
(1,567 views, 19 replies)
Today 06:49 PM
Intake/shooter Prototyping Supply List
Thank you, that is very helpful. Any advice on types/sizes of wheels? Vendors?
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Today 06:47 PM
FRC971 Spartan Robotics 2018 Reveal Video
Oh man, I've been waiting for this day since March. I've started looking through it, and I really love the little brake mechanism on the front end of the arm gearbox. What are the brake pad and...
(6,929 views, 20 replies)
Today 06:42 PM
Robot Cart Designs
I have to brag on Mike Bryan of 4451 and 6366 because he would never post himself. This man is the king of pit carts and style. https://imgur.com/a/1SM39zo
(1,663 views, 12 replies)
Today 06:40 PM
pic: Stryke Force FRC2767 Variable Hood Angle Ball Shooter from 2017
I've uploaded the hopper/shooter assembly CAD from our 2017 robot to our GRABCAD site. I've also uploaded the gear handling assembly.
(1,083 views, 8 replies)
Today 05:55 PM
AndyMark Drawings and STEP Files
Since we couldn't port over all the files from our previous hosting into our new hosting this posed a unique opportunity to force ourselves to ensure all of our files conformed to new standards we...
(621 views, 3 replies)
Today 05:21 PM
We are a pre-qualified team. I registered on Tuesday and I was limited to 20 rooms. Called and emailed FIRST and was told to call Experient about it and was told that was the policy. Was referred...
(652 views, 15 replies)
Today 05:15 PM
[TBA Blog] Crash Course FRC – Build Process
Great article! TBA always puts out quality and useful content.
(360 views, 1 replies)
Today 05:14 PM
AM in the PM Ep. 08 - Raptors and Cannon Balls
In less than 1 hour we'll be live in the AndyMark studios in rainy Kokomo, Indiana to tell you more about our Raptor Track Drive, and then to give you the results of our high impact testing of the...
(1,311 views, 15 replies)
Today 05:06 PM
"The level playing field" in FIRST
FTC, in Michigan is strictly 6,7,&8 grade, which makes higher level competition (champs) really hard for some teams. a Highschooler has more experience, knowledge, availability, and lets face it,...
(15,406 views, 163 replies)
Today 05:02 PM
TRI - 2019 - June 28th, & 29th
Are you interested in being invited to The Texas Robotics Invitational 2019? Please fill out this form. https://goo.gl/uY37jf Early Invites This year we will be sending out invites to some teams...
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Today 04:54 PM
Some Questions about Broaching
Probably not. We've never used the pinion press tool - although we just ordered one to go with our new press (It should be here any day now!). We just pressed the pinions on very carefully,...
(1,311 views, 25 replies)
Today 04:40 PM
We got in. Guess I'm not quitting.
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Today 04:38 PM
Please provide more details: What device are you using to read the encoder (SRX, RoboRIO DIO, Arduino, other)? How exactly is it wired? Can you provide the code you're using? What's the mechanical...
(98 views, 1 replies)
Today 04:36 PM
Step-by-step guide to set up a LaunchPad?
I'm not sure why this was archived, and I'll look to see where the current location is. For now, here is the WebArchive link to to the old page....
(64 views, 2 replies)
Today 04:22 PM
[FF]: [SLFF] Bayou Regional 2019
It's time for tonight's BAYOU draft at 8pm EST. Don't forget, if you miss your pick.... https://media.giphy.com/media/3o6ZtdHSz2YLQWG55C/giphy.gif TBC 8:12 9:17 9:19 FP ...
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Today 04:21 PM
Versaplanetary Vs 57 Sport
We use VPs all the time. We love the flexibility of being able to change gear ratios (since we almost always want/need to make small adjustments) and also like the ease of inserting the encoder...
(3,302 views, 41 replies)