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Go to Post Can I help it if I check Chief Delphi before I look at the Team Updates? Al Skierkiewicz Richard Wallace
Go to Post Sometimes an aggravating season is the most educational. Al Skierkiewicz Jimmy Cao
Go to Post Even our greatest idols make mistakes. The good ones, move on and continue to do great things. Al Skierkiewicz Akash Rastogi
Go to Post Inspect every connection after every match. Use your eyes, ears and nose. Al Skierkiewicz JohnBoucher
Go to Post I know that this might be a foreign concept but teams help each other out all the time. Al Skierkiewicz David Brinza
Go to Post I am alive today because I can't hold onto things. Al Skierkiewicz RoboDesigners
Go to Post Your robot is trying to talk to you, all you have to do is listen. Al Skierkiewicz IndySam
Go to Post It shows more than anything, that there are students out there that want to learn, to do better, to improve their own lives and those around them. Thankfully, FIRST is there to help them realize some of their goals. Al Skierkiewicz Libby K
Go to Post While many teams like to go fast, only a select few do it well. Al Skierkiewicz AustinSchuh
Go to Post I believe youth is contagious. I want to catch as much as I can! Al Skierkiewicz IndySam
Go to Post Really, there are very few things in life as beautiful as a person's face when they acquire knowledge. I never tire of it. Al Skierkiewicz IndySam
Go to Post We, as mentors, receive our greatest reward when our students become role models and give of their time to others in need. Al Skierkiewicz Taylor
Go to Post There is one unbreakable and unwritten law in FIRST, don't make it hard for your alliance partners to play. Al Skierkiewicz CalTran
Go to Post I am sorry if something was missed at your regional, it will be checked at this event. Al Skierkiewicz KathieK
Go to Post Your students are my idols. Al Skierkiewicz Taylor
Go to Post I am committed to this program because I know it works. It gets more students (than the school average) into college, it makes better adults of the students we mentor, it makes better employees of the mentors that participate, and it makes better schools in our communities. Al Skierkiewicz washedout
Go to Post Once I see that it is black with aluminum ends, I only care about the inside. Sort of like Oreo's. Al Skierkiewicz billbo911
Go to Post The robot is talking to you, you must listen to find out what might be wrong. Al Skierkiewicz rsisk
Go to Post All screws are not created equal. Al Skierkiewicz Walter Deitzler
Go to Post Boy you guys try to make my job harder every year. Al Skierkiewicz Hallry
Go to Post The imbalance and vibration is telling you something, you are not listening. Al Skierkiewicz theawesome1730
Go to Post Just because you haven't witnessed parts leaving the flywheel yet, doesn't mean it won't happen. Al Skierkiewicz theawesome1730
Go to Post So is it important to try? Without a doubt. Does it become frustrating to not win? Most certainly. Should you stop trying? Never! Al Skierkiewicz avanboekel
Go to Post 1. If I had a nickel for every time I heard "But we passed at XXXX regional" I would have retired a long time ago. Al Skierkiewicz CalTran
Go to Post SWARF is evil! Al Skierkiewicz cgmv123
Go to Post If you think that teams would never bypass the rules or do something unsafe (intentional or unintentional), I suggest you spend a weekend as an inspector. Every bad scenario that you can think of, we have seen. Al Skierkiewicz Ian Curtis
Go to Post Guys, Can we agree that "we used it in the past" is not a response. Thanks. Al Skierkiewicz Brian C
Go to Post There is nothing that compares to the smell of burning flesh, especially when it is your own. Al Skierkiewicz Invictus3593
Go to Post A charged battery beats a dead battery any day. Al Skierkiewicz techtiger1
Go to Post Al's Murphy's law corollary...If it can go wrong, it will on Einstein Al Skierkiewicz plnyyanks
Go to Post To go a step further, to be "steam punk", electrics would need to be powered from a steam turbine operated dynamo but electric wiring would still be required to follow all rules as they would apply. Al Skierkiewicz Billfred
Go to Post The robot is talking to you, you need to listen. Al Skierkiewicz ctt956
Go to Post The trick is to train the rest of the team to blame electrical instead. Al3+ Rick TYler
Go to Post I feel that the only friends I have ever had are people I know through FIRST. Being on a team gave me the sense of belonging that I thought I didn't even need. FIRST has given me a great life that I never thought I would have. Alaina Ashley Christine
Go to Post A well-designed shifting transmission, controlled by an experienced driver (or a clever bit of software), is an advantage. Alan Anderson Andy Baker
Go to Post I have always gotten the answers I need. They're just not always the answers I want... Alan Anderson Matt Krass
Go to Post I'm a programmer by training and inclination, so my mechanical ideas are sometimes rather, um, loosely constrained by physical reality. Alan Anderson JVN
Go to Post The solution to that "problem" is obvious: practice driving. Alan Anderson Billfred
Go to Post I haven't seen it yet, but I have complete confidence in him, because he is Andy Baker. Alan Anderson Josh Hambright
Go to Post Questions are rarely stupid. Alan Anderson Billfred
Go to Post Please don't confuse energetic enthusaism with acting obnoxious. Alan Anderson Billfred
Go to Post This is a high-energy sporting event, not a piano recital. :) Alan Anderson Cory
Go to Post We also indirectly benefit from those rookie teams having well-built and working drivebases. It helps raise the level of performance across the board, making for a better competitive environment. Alan Anderson Karthik
Go to Post If I understand what you're saying, you don't understand very far. Alan Anderson Cory
Go to Post Stop it with the "break the rules, just don't let anyone know" already! Alan Anderson Billfred
Go to Post Yes, a good driver can effectively be the element that closes the loop, but only when there is a driver at the controls. Alan Anderson Billfred
Go to Post Stupid rules are not meant to be broken; they're meant to be changed. Unless and until they are changed, breaking them is wrong. Alan Anderson Billfred
Go to Post Yes, I have lost it! Alan Anderson Kyle Love
Go to Post The scent of a smoking Globe motor is familiar to many. Alan Anderson tdlrali
Go to Post Safety is a practice, not a number. Alan Anderson Richard Wallace

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