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Today 10:23 PM
[FF]: 2019 Season Long Fantasy FIRST
Registration is now CLOSED. That means that no new teams can be formed. If you get someone who really really wants to be on your team, let me know and there's a decent chance we'll update your roster...
(4,132 views, 68 replies)
Today 10:22 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #749
Hey, let's do the thing! First place goes to: Second place goes to:
(197 views, 14 replies)
Today 10:03 PM
[FRC Blog] New Regional Being Added in California in 2019
You know... I was betting on that happening NEXT year. Guess I lost all that money. Who do I pay? (I bet $0, so here's my $0.02.)
(927 views, 10 replies)
Today 10:02 PM
Autodesk Synthesis with CTRE Motor Controllers
RobotPy supports motion magic in simulation: https://github.com/robotpy/robotpy-ctre/tree/master/examples/motion_magic
(153 views, 1 replies)
Today 09:37 PM
Wanna Look Like A Genius?
I love watching your videos, Chuck! So sad I can't help out this year :(
(346 views, 1 replies)
Today 09:27 PM
One of the strangest FRC matches
Thanks for uploading these Jim, it is great to see stuff from before I was involved and it is cool seeing younger versions of many people who are still active.
(768 views, 9 replies)
Today 09:22 PM
Sharing our Case for the CTRE Pigeon
Hm, you make a compelling argument! Seriously though, that's nifty
(107 views, 1 replies)
Today 09:21 PM
paper: Preliminary REV MAX and NEO Stall Torque Testing
So, when are we going to push one of these to failure? I think that is the big question that still needs to be answered in my mind to determine if this motor will truly be able to replace CIMs and...
(1,559 views, 15 replies)
Today 09:05 PM
Nintendo Switch Control Input
WINE is not capable of running the DS. Speaking from experience unfortunately... You may not be required to use Windows, but you are required (per 2018-R72) to not modify the software. Therefore,...
(215 views, 13 replies)
Today 08:31 PM
The Great Bag/No Bag Debate + 2019 Motors & More!
About to start! Come join us! https://www.twitch.tv/firstupdatesnow
(657 views, 1 replies)
Today 08:29 PM
Help Send Afghan All-Girls Robotics Team to USA!
Last year I briefly worked with these girls when they were competing in Ontario and I can honestly say they are the most passionate and committed FIRSTers Iíve ever seen. Also, a huge kudos to Torque...
(1,149 views, 10 replies)
Today 07:25 PM
2019 Game Speculation
I'm suggesting something else. Many games, including Steamworks, had an "end game" condition, where there was a scoring opportunity only available in the final seconds of the match. I was talking...
(40,081 views, 177 replies)
Today 07:05 PM
New AndyMark Website
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Today 05:31 PM
Controlling an arm with MP
Ok, so you mean i can just wirte talon.set(ContorlMod e.MotionProfile, SetValueMotionProfil e.Enable, DemandType.Arbitrary FeedForward, cos(angle) and some math...); and continually update it? the...
(250 views, 4 replies)
Today 04:28 PM
Build a bot, scrap a bot; build two, scrap two or one?
We scrap all of our bots due to space concerns. Our 2016 bot was small enough to keep around, though, and I regret not fighting to have it kept around as a demo bot. :(
(546 views, 10 replies)
Today 03:59 PM
I definitely agree that we will continue to see support for FIRST, but the funding that goes towards STEM related activities is not strictly for FIRST. The money that is allocated for those...
(743 views, 7 replies)
Today 03:51 PM
Configuring OM5P-AC radio
I tried using my personal laptop, and we configured successfully on the first try. Thanks Mark.
(476 views, 6 replies)
Today 03:21 PM
pic: Over-Tube-Gearbox (Yet Another Neo Transmission)
It definitely didn't help because we couldn't shift :P, I was just picking apart the line that defense is just a meme is all. OP: awesome design
(866 views, 6 replies)
Today 03:19 PM
1x1", 2x1" aluminum tubing Versaframe Gussets of multiple varieties Vex Pro Versaplanetary Ring Gear stages, planetary gear sets (2-4 of each), and 2-4 of the 1/2" HEX base stages. (these go out of...
(719 views, 6 replies)
Today 02:58 PM
FIRST Choice - What are you getting?
I usually run a poorly programmed python script (written by me) to scrap data from the FIRST choice site into a spreedsheet, and then crowdsource some remaining data (typically the actual cost). You...
(748 views, 4 replies)