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Today 06:27 PM
Mentor coded robots
There are also totally student run teams that do work well and student run teams that don't work well. Early in my FRC career, I was involved with two student run teams where the student leadership...
(2,628 views, 35 replies)
Today 06:22 PM
775 pro adapter
Even if you don't use a VersaPlanetary, the clamping interface of a VersaPlanetary is rather simple and a similar concept could be applied with a number of custom parts. However, the effort and...
(222 views, 4 replies)
Today 06:04 PM
Apex Robotics 5803 CAD Release and Documentation
I was going to ask about the single part studio if u didn't bring it up! The way 319 structures their cad looks more promising, a single part studio per sub. Is there any trick to deal with mirrored...
(318 views, 5 replies)
Today 05:39 PM
2018 Alliance Selection Results
A bit late, but here’s Battlecry 19: Alliances: 1. 195-319-9985 (1) W 2. 5813-2168-3719 (3) SF 3. 4041-6224-7153 (5) QF 4. 3314-694-1073 (2) F 5. 228-1729-5943 (6) QF 6. 131-6328-5494 (4) SF
(51,350 views, 192 replies)
Today 04:32 PM
Need for two sets of PID gains for Elevator
Constant force springs are coils of metal that, when you pull on them, pull back with a constant force (unlike normal springs, whose force increases with displacement). Attach one end to the top of...
(488 views, 10 replies)
Today 04:29 PM
Spark motor controllers in series or parallel?
Thats great. Thanks for the clarification guys! :)
(142 views, 5 replies)
Today 03:52 PM
What does "strength of schedule" mean?
I looked closer and I think I see what is going on. It looks like 40 teams signed up but only 30 teams showed up. So the random simulation has 40 teams in it while the real schedule simulations...
(893 views, 6 replies)
Today 03:41 PM
Match ended software/legality
I can't think of a reason why anyone would power a Jetson (or any COTS compute device) off of a motor controller instead of just wiring right to the PDP or VRM.
(375 views, 7 replies)
Today 03:31 PM
2018 IRI Mentor Matches - fundraiser for charity
1741 and 5254 will win. Just a matter of time. They mentioned being finalists 7 times. We had a stretch of 8 season with many finalists to show for it but no wins. Makes it that much sweeter when...
(5,526 views, 34 replies)
Today 03:26 PM
Grasshopper End Mill Giveaway
My employer, Fujifilm Dimatix, has given preliminary approval for continuing distribution of the mills. We have a collection point setup in the machining center now, which should make this easier...
(7,809 views, 44 replies)
Today 03:17 PM
"Quotes" that were said during build season
Yes, we did this during drive practice. We did it again for a sponsor demo this morning; only took about 2 minutes.
(1,539,995 views, 5,337 replies)
Today 03:00 PM
Learning Team Roles
Duplicate thread! Here's the original, with five answers so far. Closing this one down.
(146 views, 1 replies)
Today 02:34 PM
FRC Breakdowns: Helping Hand Strategy
:o I thought this was going to be about repairing another team's robot.
(293 views, 1 replies)
Today 12:51 PM
Is it a sammich?
That's the sort of sandwich you make soup with.
(10,666 views, 162 replies)
Today 12:17 PM
[FF]: Fantasy First Hall of Fame
Updated IRI winner/runner up for 2018.
(2,212 views, 10 replies)
Today 12:16 PM
Internship w/ LabVIEW in St. Louis, MO with Mass Spectrometers
This is an internship/job opportunity using LabVIEW to program medical mass spectrometers in the St. Louis, Missouri area specifically in Soulard, south of the arch. We are looking for someone with...
(183 views, 0 replies)
Today 12:13 PM
[FF]: [OFF] IRI 2018 Signup Thread
Final Scores: 1 128 nomythicalbeast 2 123 pchild 3 119 Kevin Leonard 4 104 DohertyBilly 5 93 saikiranra 6 90 Niklas674 7 87 Golfer4646 8 86 tmpoles
(2,376 views, 49 replies)
Today 11:50 AM
Can't wait for this one! It sounds like it'll be a total blast!
(425 views, 1 replies)
Today 11:43 AM
Team 2485 Code Release for 2018
Our Lidar wrapper should work with most FRC lidars, but we used the lidar lite 3 with it. We actually didn't check FastMath against anything that existed already, it was relatively quick to write,...
(761 views, 2 replies)
Today 11:21 AM
IRI - Thanks and Recap
I think the reason for that was because the theater (which is where they normally hold the competition) was under construction. Correct me if I am wrong but I think that is the reason for the lack of...
(2,293 views, 13 replies)