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Today 10:05 PM
Newegg.com has been hacked
This is getting scary, no matter how much security stuff you add on the website it seems like the hackers get to bypass it easily.
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Today 10:05 PM
bus error opencv on jetson tk1
A bus error would typically occur if the buffer being written to is not correctly byte aligned. The arm processor like intel doesn't like it when a 2 or 4 byte entity is written to at an odd byte...
(52 views, 1 replies)
Today 10:03 PM
Rule changes for next season
Piling on here, for exactly that reason. OBTW, we had a similar issue with using rivnuts in the chassis to secure bumpers. As with everything else, they work just fine through practice, then fail...
(630 views, 13 replies)
Today 09:42 PM
pic: Captain USA Update
Your spinner bar does kinda look a little strange. I'd recommend rather than having the impack face be flat liek you do now with a large lightening hole in it What I would do is get rid of lightening...
(161 views, 1 replies)
Today 09:36 PM
Waterjet cutters for small FRC team.
I've also heard that they through a absolute ton of aggregate for the cutting speed/ material thickness than all other waterjets. From the whole kickstarter process I've heard a few bad things though...
(2,267 views, 47 replies)
Today 08:55 PM
We dont look at other languages as the only person on our team who knows how to program is the programmer. Curiosity can be helpful 😛. Sent from my Galaxy S8 using Tapatalk
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Today 08:48 PM
Best bandsaw for aluminum sheet?
Bandsaws work great on any aluminum that's 1/16" or thicker. Great for FRC, and a must-have IMO. I'm sure you can cut thinner, but you need to swap the blade out for one with fine teeth. My...
(435 views, 12 replies)
Today 08:45 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...
(2,151 views, 35 replies)
Today 08:44 PM
[FF]: [OFF] BOB 2018 Tier 1
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(525 views, 30 replies)
Today 08:43 PM
[FF]: [FF]: [OFF] BOB 2018 Tier 2
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(644 views, 37 replies)
Today 06:59 PM
Chezy Champs Ranking Projection Contest
I don't think I'm smart enough to make a full submission, but 254 seems to win Chezy Champs each year they win world champs, so I'm gonna go with that.
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Today 05:48 PM
If You Could Choose Where the FIRST Championship Goes Next Where Would it Be?
Considering that they struggled to find a suitable venue for DCMP on the west side, I wouldnt keep your hopes up. Apparently CO would be geographically the best spot for Southchamp teams, so there...
(15,610 views, 143 replies)
Today 05:35 PM
Status of NEMO
While nemo is now inactive, please let us know what kind of help you are looking for. Also check out The Compass Alliance as they might have info to help fill the gaps.
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Today 05:05 PM
Robot Randomly Disconnects
This can be as simple as a 3rd party background task running on the PC that takes the network connection briefly. It's actually pretty common if you have 3rd party software installed that...
(723 views, 11 replies)
Today 03:40 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #741
Why waste all that candy when it could be part of their attire?
(190 views, 15 replies)
Today 03:32 PM
Use the I2C protocol on LabView
Check out the above links and see if they help - they should have a decent amount of info on "How to get started". If you're still stuck, it would be best if you could post code and/or the symptoms...
(212 views, 2 replies)
Today 03:24 PM
Design and Communication
I already shared it privately with Andrew, but I figure I'll share it here publicly too. I was inspired by 299's Part Indexing Sheet to create my own version, better suited to the way my team...
(2,284 views, 25 replies)
Today 02:45 PM
Driver Control Options for Swerve
Last year, we ran both field-centric translation and field-centric steering. This means that on our Logitech/XBOX controller, the left joystick controlled the translation, and if the driver pointed...
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Today 02:15 PM
[OCCRA]: Starting position - Choice of the Over or the Out Area
The members of each alliance get to choose for themselves where each team will start. They must negotiate this between themselves before the match. Rule defined the rules for placement order...
(136 views, 1 replies)
Today 01:17 PM
Last year, teams found out what their first round event was ~ 1 day after the preference system closed. I don't remember when that was reflected in online event lists. -Mike
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