2020: Chief Delphi Year in Review

2020's Top Users

Most Time Reading

User Hours Read
@AriMB
581
@Matt_G
337
@GeeTwo
318
@Peyton_Yeung
310
@cgmv123
304
@MikLast
266
@bobbysq
260
@plusparth
233
@philso
233
@cadandcookies
230

Most Topics

User Topics
@Billfred
60
@Hallry
50
@Tyler_Olds
50
@joemost
31
@djp0915
30
@mpirringer
28
@Ryan_Swanson
25
@Mr.R_2
25
@agunal
25
@Aaron_Li
24

Most Replies

User Replies
@Tinnittin
1.78k
@Wayne_Doenges
1.57k
@Ari_2412
1.33k
@GeeTwo
1.26k
@EricH
1.26k
@philso
878
@orangeandblack5
876
@Aaron_Li
834
@quin
824
@Deadbananas
756

Most Replied to

User Replies
@EricH
693
@GeeTwo
601
@Aaron_Li
535
@orangeandblack5
483
@Ari_2412
482
@Akash_Rastogi
454
@Peter_Johnson
422
@philso
420
@AriMB
399
@BordomBeThyName
399

Most Likes Given

User Likes
@philso
3.09k
@Akash_Rastogi
2.84k
@jack42405
2.54k
@s-neff
2.28k
@BordomBeThyName
2.1k
@MikLast
2k
@Connor_McBride
2k
@SergeantSpork5853
1.94k
@Daler99
1.93k
@Ocfrc126
1.91k

Most Likes Received

User Likes
@marshall
5.03k
@troy_dietz
4.76k
@Akash_Rastogi
4.64k
@Ryan_Swanson
3.51k
@BordomBeThyName
3.45k
@Ryan_Dognaux
3.17k
@Karthik
2.85k
@mrnoble
2.84k
@AdamHeard
2.71k
@Chris_is_me
2.52k

Most Visits

User Days Visited
@Ben_Martin
366
@R.C
366
@sanddrag
366
@Nuttyman54
366
@AdamHeard
366
@1493kd
366
@Karthik
366
@Joe_Ross
366
@Michael_Corsetto
366
@Peter_Johnson
366

All Yearly Visits

Daily Visits

Days Visited Users
366 40
365 29
364 17
363 7
362 4
361 13
360 8
359 10
358 9
357 12
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Top #General Forum Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
FIRST Messaging & #BlackLivesMatter 1.49k
RFID - Is it a GOOD idea or a BAD idea 697
Stage 3 Ranking Point Hack 689
Limelights being ruled illegal 558
Dark FRC, show me your secrets 555

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
Rest in Peace, Mark Koors 237
Team 254 Presents: Our 2020 Season Recap 201
A Year Without Dr. Woodie Flowers 163
FIRST Messaging & #BlackLivesMatter 147
Congratulations Lucien Junkin: Woodie Flowers Award 2020 144

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
FIRST Messaging & #BlackLivesMatter 705
RFID - Is it a GOOD idea or a BAD idea 648
"Quotes" that were said during build season 530
Stage 3 Ranking Point Hack 364
FIRST 2020 Season has been Suspended. Championships Cancelled - Official Announcement 319

Most Popular

User Topic Score
Rest in Peace, Mark Koors 140
Team 254 Presents: Our 2020 Season Recap 122
A Year Without Dr. Woodie Flowers 102
FIRST Messaging & #BlackLivesMatter 96
Congratulations Lucien Junkin: Woodie Flowers Award 2020 93

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
"Quotes" that were said during build season 367
Introducing: The Falcon 500, Powered by Talon FX 79
All the INFINITE RECHARGE resources 69
Your Team Sucks At Programming: Here's Why 68
The Thrifty Bot - Product Releases & Updates 56
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Top #Programming Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
[POLL] Why didn't you use the WPILib trajectory generator this year? 69
Pearls of Wisdom for Software Development 67
Whats the future of autonomous in FRC? 55
Is Full Autonomous Gameplay Plausible?, Possible? 51
(Re-)Introducing Oblog: Quick, easy, annotation-based Shuffleboard API for Java teams 46

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
FRC Electronics Circuit Simulator for Electronics Diagramming and Training 47
How Tasty is Your Software? 40
Announcing PhotonVision 35
The Zebracorns are seeking a more harmonious robot in 2020 28
[WPILib Blog] 2020 Kickoff Release of WPILib 26

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
(Re-)Introducing Oblog: Quick, easy, annotation-based Shuffleboard API for Java teams 89
Is Full Autonomous Gameplay Plausible?, Possible? 86
Pearls of Wisdom for Software Development 73
C++ vs Java 73
Programming 69

Most Popular

User Topic Score
FRC Electronics Circuit Simulator for Electronics Diagramming and Training 44
The Zebracorns are seeking a more harmonious robot in 2020 34
[WPILib Blog] 2020 Kickoff Release of WPILib 34
[WPILib Blog] WPILib on FIRSTtv – New Simulators 31
How Tasty is Your Software? 29

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
Best FRC Programming Features 54
A Step by Step Run-through of FRC Vision Processing 32
What is the best way to teach incoming freshmen? 31
Motion Magic with an Arm 26
How do you tune your PID gains? 26
4 Likes

Top #Technical Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
FRC125, 2" Printable Mecanum (aka V.I.W.) Release (2019-2020) 368
2020 Summer? Swerve 173
Robot Keeps Losing Com and Code 108
Decision on swerve 107
How do you pronounce the "lib" in WPILib? 104

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
FRC125, 2" Printable Mecanum (aka V.I.W.) Release (2019-2020) 119
Googly Eyes RPM 61
FRC 2020: Infinite Recharge Generator Switch Balancing 57
Ever wondered what makes a limelight 2 tick? 56
1690 Swerve Drive 2019 off season project 48

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
FRC125, 2" Printable Mecanum (aka V.I.W.) Release (2019-2020) 162
How do you pronounce the "lib" in WPILib? 156
Robot Keeps Losing Com and Code 138
Decision on swerve 100
REV NEO550 (previously Leaked 550 BLDC ?!?!?!) 76

Most Popular

User Topic Score
FRC125, 2" Printable Mecanum (aka V.I.W.) Release (2019-2020) 82
Googly Eyes RPM 52
FRC 2020: Infinite Recharge Generator Switch Balancing 49
Ever wondered what makes a limelight 2 tick? 49
1690 Swerve Drive 2019 off season project 46

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
FRC125, 2" Printable Mecanum (aka V.I.W.) Release (2019-2020) 119
Nice Looking Bumpers? 44
REV SPARK MAX & NEO APIs & Info 39
FRC 2020: Infinite Recharge Generator Switch Balancing 33
Limelight Real World Camera Positioning 27
4 Likes

Top #Technical Discussion Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
TTB Swerve Discussion 401
How does your team reduce weight on your robot? 233
PSA Bumper Material & Driving Over Power Cells 207
Buddy Climb? 95
Flywheel Problems 73

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
YDDR: 10 lb drive base 43
[WPILib Blog] Bienvenue Français! 38
Quick and Dirty Hex Broach 34
Is it still a Ri3D if it's the last 3 days? 28
Flywheel Calculator 28

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
TTB Swerve Discussion 217
How does your team reduce weight on your robot? 148
PSA Bumper Material & Driving Over Power Cells 106
Flywheel Problems 75
Buddy Climb? 64

Most Popular

User Topic Score
YDDR: 10 lb drive base 42
Flywheel Calculator 34
TTB Swerve Discussion 34
A homemade Differential Swerve drive base 31
Quick-Swap Tread Wheel Concept 31

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
Idiots guide to making good shooters 75
Trajectory Analysis: How to Choose the Best Shot 59
1323 Elevator 58
How does your team reduce weight on your robot? 34
Team 254 Presents: Lockdown Technical Binder 2018 33
3 Likes

Top #Java Topics

Most Read

User Topic Hours Read
Gradle failing to build 19
Turret Example Code 17
IntelliJ IDEA FRC Plugin Update Released - Jan 2, 2020 16
Motion Profiling 2020 Issue 15
State Estimation using Kalman Filters 15

Most Liked

User Topic Likes
IntelliJ IDEA FRC Plugin Update Released - Jan 2, 2020 20

Most Replies

User Topic Replies
Gradle failing to build 123
Online programming mentor request 28
Motion Profiling 2020 Issue 25
Robots Should not quit, but yours did! 25
Adis 16470 23

Most Popular

User Topic Score
IntelliJ IDEA FRC Plugin Update Released - Jan 2, 2020 28
Process to Write JAVA code for a Command Based Robot - Example Code - WPI2 (2020) 20
Turret Example Code 20
Online IDE for FRC 19
Why do many teams put a "m_" in front of many variable names 19

Most Bookmarked

User Topic Bookmarks
0 To Autonomous: Episode 1 35
Wpilib rocks! 29
[Guide] Using IntelliJ for Robot Projects 18
0 to Autonomous: #2 Chassis + mechanisms 11
Switch between two cameras using joystick button (java) 10
5 Likes

Happy New Year! And, the Community Health dashboard:

13 Likes

Seeing the amount of likes I’ve given confirms my unhealthy CD addiction.

15 Likes

You can really see the season cancellation on these charts.

15 Likes

Compared to last year

9 Likes

Definitely cool to see one of my posts on this list :slight_smile: It’s weird to think so many people took time out of their lives to reply and that 233 hours were spent reading that thread. 2021 here we come!

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I’d like to thank the cult of Discord people that upvote my memes, and Marshall for posting straight facts* enough so that I wasn’t at the top of a list for a year in review post of an oddly specific robotics forum.

*and, to be clear, also memes

38 Likes

i’ve never been so relieved to have been left out

33 Likes

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60 Likes

No kd love?

2 Likes

I’d like to thank the academy…

Also, since when do I post facts? I’m nothing but pure spite and sarcasm.

18 Likes

I just like liking things, likings my favorite.

15 Likes

Seems like lots of high quality content was lost in #other:chit-chat.

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Oh cool, my yearly reminder that I have Chief Delphi problem.

13 Likes

So this year you’re down to reading CD 10% of every waking hour, instead of 12.5% last year.

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