Go to Post So why are we trying to go to Mars? It's because it's bigger, better, and bolder. Doing what nearly no other team can do, and defying all those who say it can't be done. That reward is a lot more than 9 points. - Mike [more]
Go Back   Chief Delphi
CD-Media   CD-Spy  
portal register members calendar search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read FAQ rules

Post Reverse Sort Order Quote Username Added By
Go to Post I predict someone has to eat a hat! :D FiMFanatic ctt956
Go to Post I tried to write a scouting app and wanted to throw my desk out a window... tjf ctt956
Go to Post Communication is what keeps a good team on track. CMBrandon EmileH
Go to Post this is ridiculous, a complete waste of time, and probably not particularly effective. I love it! The other Gabe Golfer4646
Go to Post EXPERIMENT in the off season! DonRotolo ctt956
Go to Post Active control of game pieces throughout all stages of your robot's interactions with it is critical. Never let gravity/inertia control the game piece. If you want a game piece to go somewhere, you MAKE it go there. Jeremy Germita ctt956
Go to Post Don't be affraid of trying new things... Even if people say you are crazy, even if you get insulted, even if it involves a lot of time and money, try it. You can't know if it'll work or not if you didn't try it yet. EDesbiens ctt956
Go to Post Woah, boulders fired. FrisbeeFunTime frcguy
Go to Post Here's some food for thought: Does your FRC program need the students, or do the students need your FRC program? sanddrag CalTran
Go to Post The evil Chief Delphi machine will begin to consume you and your non-robotics life thread by thread. First hand experience :D. frcguy ctt956
Go to Post Ask questions; don't be afraid to talk to "powerhouse" teams. CalTran ctt956
Go to Post It always surprises me how many teams wait until their robot is being inspected to learn how files should be used. Richard Wallace frcguy
Go to Post We can help FIRST improve the system, but we can't just blame them and wait. Siri Collin Fultz
Go to Post Meh, wear safety glasses. Mike Schreiber bkahl
Go to Post Brace yourselves, reality check incoming. EmileH frcguy
Go to Post "Recycle Rush? What's that, some sort of charity marathon?" Chak Gravity
Go to Post Disclaimer: I am not an electrical engineer nor an electrician. I occasionally play one on CD. And when inspecting robots, sort of... jvriezen ctt956
Go to Post "Hurry, we broke the drivetrain again" Lil' Lavery frcguy
Go to Post I approve of this misuse of machinery! RoboChair frcguy
Go to Post Sustaining an FRC team is really hard! Jared Russell EmileH
Go to Post I think this thread just won "ChiefDelphi is terrible Bingo". Karthik frcguy
Go to Post Might change next year. Read the manual then too. Billfred ATannahill
Go to Post I love some good datas, so tasty. RoboChair frcguy
Go to Post I will be here until the end of time working my butt off to inspire and enable the ever changing group of students that pass through our doors. RoboChair frcguy
Go to Post Drive fast...drive true...otherwise it will kind of crush you techhelpbb frcguy
Go to Post I'd also like to apologize to any of the teams whose robots we may have broken. Ginger Power GreyingJay
Go to Post IMO the main idea behind FIRST is for the mentors and students to work together to produce a machine that the students could never have produced on their own. Tim Sharp AustinSchuh
Go to Post Teams need to make 'don't be a jerk' a part of their culture, and that culture needs to be explained to the parents who travel with you Libby K Chinmay
Go to Post Oh and don't mind the lightening holes. Thats just how I waste time when I get bored :P SerpentEagle Oslim1999
Go to Post I hope there are people in this world who love you too much to let you mentor while you are in college PayneTrain cadandcookies
Go to Post Our wheels just keep falling off. SenorZ itsjustjon
Go to Post We're not here to build robots. We're here to build students. GreyingJay rsisk
Go to Post I want my students to learn passion. I want them to care so much about what they are doing that they infect other people with it... be that FRC or anything else. marshall Kwolfe
Go to Post I never wanted to be a teacher. This was the year I learned that I am one. It turns out mentors are teachers. Oops. marshall Kwolfe
Go to Post A good robot with great strategy beats a great robot with good strategy. Brian Maher CalTran
Go to Post Looks like I'm late, but in the grand tradition of Chief Delphi, I'll butt in and beat the dead horse anyway! PayneTrain Collin Fultz
Go to Post Curse those filthy wrench-swinging rivet-popping screw-driving hammer-smashing mechanical barbarians. Hand over the robot to the programmers! cjl2625 Whippet
Go to Post My mom's cousin heard from her friend who heard from her brother who heard from his barber who heard from his son that his teacher told him that his father's brother's sister's former roommate heard from Frank himself. notmattlythgoe ctt956
Go to Post The culture has shifted, people. You can act shocked and complain, and likely lose the attention of the students you want to reach through FRC and other activities, or you can shift with it, and make FRC relatable and relevant to a bunch of good kids with foul mouths. mrnoble Edxu
Go to Post I've be addicted for 15 years. Tried to quit but failed. Gdeaver maxnz
Go to Post In the now immortal words of will.i.am, "This stuff is really good!" neshera blarson001
Go to Post Dean will make America gracious again seth.brugler Philip Arola
Go to Post What are you people going to rumor mill about if we ever actually get a water game? Kevin Sevcik cadandcookies
Go to Post Pros of living in California from a Canadian standpoint: FRC on-field glass doesn't occasionally have shoe marks on it Edxu ATannahill
Go to Post Thou Shalt Not Leave Crap In The Walking Path. Billfred GreyingJay
Go to Post Eating at Pappy's is the only St Louis activity for me. Cory frcguy
Go to Post AND... ...GET OFF MY LAWN! You young whippersnappers. dang nabit... Joe Johnson dez250
Go to Post This thread is going to make me spend my entire tax return on multitools. Lil' Lavery ctt956
Go to Post We can still do better, even if we've come a long way. cadandcookies Jon K.
Go to Post I will read this blog, read your stories, learn from you, and be a better mentor because of you. You give me hope. Your diversity brings me joy. Carolyn_Grace Jon K.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:46 AM.

The Chief Delphi Forums are sponsored by Innovation First International, Inc.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © Chief Delphi