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Today 10:45 PM
RoboZone Podcast Episode #067 - The 2018 IRI Champs are Here!
SoundCloud Link: https://soundcloud.com/robozonepodcast/episode-067-the-2018-iri-champs-are-here Episode Description - In this episode, Andrew, Chris, Josh and I discuss the 2018 IRI Competition...
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Today 10:37 PM
Thrust in a drivetrain?
Depends on how big your jet engine is: The bigger the engine, the more thrust it generates, and the faster you can go. Also works for rocket engines and rocket motors. And what you're ACTUALLY...
(55 views, 2 replies)
Today 10:30 PM
2019 FRC events
Oh, I fully expect that, and I don't blame them for it. Just reality.
(692 views, 15 replies)
Today 10:19 PM
Name the Planet Contest
(475 views, 10 replies)
Today 10:10 PM
[FF]: [OFF] China Robotics Challenge 2018
]1. Golfer4646 2. pchild 3. nomythicalbeast 4. Hailey.faiella 5. mman1506 6. Vale 7. Brennanb 8. miklast 9. Brian Maher 10. Thayer McCollum
(115 views, 11 replies)
Today 09:42 PM
2338 University 2018
Hello! As some of you know, 2338 has been putting on a leadership course for some teams in our surrounding area for a few years now: The 2338 University. This course trains team members in the 2338...
(80 views, 0 replies)
Today 09:39 PM
Fan for 775pros
The thermal mass of a 775 pro isn't really high enough to take advantage of active cooling in between matches. Heat wasn't an issue at all for our 775 pro drive train this year. Our only 775 pro...
(1,880 views, 20 replies)
Today 09:33 PM
2019 Speculation Again
I would probably have a floor intake and just push it around, because FIRST would not make us throw it.
(1,872 views, 19 replies)
Today 09:30 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #732
Preparing the Nerd Sniping Machine. Your choice of being sniped by the machine with a basketball, or being Nerd Sniped trying to figure out how it wor--too late, basketball.
(35 views, 1 replies)
Today 09:22 PM
Mentor coded robots
I can see how it can be taken either way. FWIW, I'm 90% sure and certain that the disclaimer was not there prior to editing. Try reading the opening post, ignoring that the disclaimer exists. I just...
(6,994 views, 69 replies)
Today 09:07 PM
CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #731
Camps will wear you out! First place goes to: Second place goes to:
(371 views, 15 replies)
Today 09:04 PM
Ramp Riot 2018: The Official Thread
Ramp Riot Hype!! 225 is looking forward to playing with everyone at one of the best off season events!! RAMP RIOT HYPE!! :)
(126 views, 1 replies)
Today 08:59 PM
How hot do CIM motors get usually?
We had an overly-aggressively-geared mechanum in 2017. After a particular half-hour practice sessions, we clocked the exterior of the motors at at least 250 degF (it may have been higher, but it was...
(196 views, 5 replies)
Today 07:58 PM
6 wheel chain drive idlers and friction
It is much better design practice to have separate loops of chain between adjacent sprockets. The motor would drive the first axle only. Then a separate loop of chain would run from the first axle to...
(145 views, 1 replies)
Today 07:53 PM
Future Game Pieces
(1,293 views, 17 replies)
Today 07:13 PM
FUNalysis Tonight 8:30pm ET IRI Match Breakdowns
Starting in a few minutes! Hope you can join us: https://www.twitch.tv/firstupdatesnow
(350 views, 1 replies)
Today 06:49 PM
2018 IRI - Indiana Robotics Invitational
Thanks for the high praise, Marcus. And thanks to your team, as well as 20, 340, 694, and 2791 for joining our scouting operation, we couldn't have performed as well as we did without your help, and...
(46,018 views, 102 replies)
Today 05:47 PM
Announcing CHS Bunnybots!
FRC Team 449 is starting a new Chesapeake offseason event called "Bunnybots". Modeled after FRC Team 1540's popular event of the same name, Bunnybots consists of a separate, three-and-a-half month...
(140 views, 0 replies)
Today 03:56 PM
[FF]: 2019 Season Long Fantasy FIRST
1. Falcon (EricH) 2. 1.21 GW (Hailey.faiella, mikexcao) 3. Questionable Decisionmakers (Brian Maher, TDav540, saikiranra, Kellen Hill) 4. The Breakfast Company (BrennanB, Golfer4646, Tmpoles,...
(507 views, 11 replies)
Today 03:25 PM
2018 IRI Bracket Challenge
It's not about the numbers. It's about the attitude
(21,500 views, 122 replies)