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Today 11:54 AM
2018 Houston, what went well
Given the venue, one of two things are going to be true: 1) you keep people in the seats 2) there will be conflict with teams wanting to get into the new pits and people wanting to leave the...
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Today 11:53 AM
Was this a C07 voilation?
It's likely some of the tech fouls waved were redundant. You see both refs waving flags at the same time. I didn't notice any pointing. Often, I'll point at the other ref if I expect them to enter...
(1,640 views, 10 replies)
Today 11:51 AM
WPILib is adapting GradleRIO - Jaci has become too powerful and we must stop her
I doesn't look like it works for 2018. I saw on their issues page that there were some changes to the protocol for 2018 and they haven't got it working yet Also, I thought VM would be a pain to but...
(3,363 views, 38 replies)
Today 11:45 AM
Best Switch/Vault Bots in Competition
2655 definitely showed they are one of the top vault/switch bots in the world and not just because of the robots ability to score. In their division eliminations they played the fiercest defense in...
(18,551 views, 95 replies)
Today 11:39 AM
2019 Game Speculation
don't forget the slippy floor®
(9,357 views, 71 replies)
Today 11:39 AM
Rookie Perspective on Houston
How many teams could work on a full practice field at once? Were they being treated like practice areas, where you could walk on the field with your robot and test things independently of other...
(461 views, 3 replies)
Today 11:39 AM
Team 1510 Parametric Drive Base (Inventor 2017)
I'm actually developing something similar for OnShape! Would be interested in how you did some of the things.
(490 views, 1 replies)
Today 11:38 AM
Preliminary match schedule
Qual 6 has both 2225 and 7225. Qual 19 has 225 and 2225. Qual 45 has 225 and 7225. Qual 50 has 25 and 7225. Qual 70 has 25 and 2225. 973-971-972 v 225-25-2225 would be a fun, confusing match.
(773 views, 13 replies)
Today 11:37 AM
Like others above, working cross-platform and together with others speeds up design overall. But the lag is something to consider, need to have a strong internet connection and decent machine that...
(377 views, 4 replies)
Today 11:34 AM
FRC Houston Championship Closing Ceremonies
our team was sitting in the first row and we could not see anything because there was a net in the way. Also, it makes no sense that someone would put a rectangular field in a baseball stadium....
(2,201 views, 8 replies)
Today 11:27 AM
Highest Quality Camera Stream
We dont go through the RIO at all. We use open source video app called gstreamer on both the TX1 and on the driver station. https://gstreamer.freedeskto p.org/features/ It is pipe based, and you...
(352 views, 7 replies)
Today 11:25 AM
"Quotes" that were said during build season
“You can cal me Splenda Daddy” “We need to start building right now”
(1,500,282 views, 5,327 replies)
Today 11:24 AM
2018 Alliance Selection Results
359, 180, 5572 all decline 2992 in that order
(40,864 views, 171 replies)
Today 11:23 AM
Detroit Load In - Security Badges?
You don't need all team members, a mentor can go with roster and ID, not sure if it's required. When you reach there walk in, counters will be open at 7:00am on Tuesday.
(783 views, 8 replies)
Today 11:20 AM
2018 Carson Subdivision
This right here is what I come to these threads for. :D :D
(1,080 views, 11 replies)
Today 11:10 AM
Andrew for president! Hurray! Apology is not a weakness, it's a sign of GOOD leadership!
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Today 11:08 AM
paper: FRC Drivetrain Characterization
Thanks, that was really useful! Shows why I got terrible grades in physics back in college. :yikes: ... speaking of which, I played with it a bit and still can't get the numbers for Amax working...
(2,870 views, 22 replies)
Today 11:06 AM
$90 Houston Match Prediction Contest
First Karthik and now you.... I will return victorious at some point.
(6,670 views, 68 replies)
Today 11:01 AM
Why do some teams disappear after a few years and others last for decades?
I would add "facilities". Granted, enough money can get you facilities (assuming your school or other primary sponsor is OK with you getting outside facilities). This would include space and tools...
(2,756 views, 26 replies)
Today 10:59 AM
2nd Annual FIRST Compass Workshops - May 19th, FIRST Mid-Atlantic Region
Hello all, FRC 2729 is pleased to host our 2nd FIRST Compass Workshops this year on May 19th at Lenape HS. We had an awesome time with everyone who attended last year and can't wait to share ideas...
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