2468's 2013 Robot!


This is Biscuit, Team 2468’s robot for Ultimate Ascent.

The CAD of the robot is available here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/tstsa14or6fjg30/2468-13-FullRobot-A.zip

Robot Features:

  • Four-CIM, Four Versa-Wheel, AM Shifter drivetrain
  • Feeder slot intake
  • Custom Shooter wheel, made of HDPE, run directly off of a CIM motor
  • Circular shooter deck for longer contact between the discs and wheel
  • Sheet metal structure for both supporting the shooter and hanging on level 1 of the pyramid.
  • Custom String Potentiometer, for measuring angle of the shooter deck

Match videos are available here: http://www.youtube.com/user/chaprobotics2468

2013 Competition Performance:

  • Hub City Regional: Semifinalists, Regional Chairman’s Award, Woodie Flowers Finalist Award
  • Alamo Regional: Regional Winners, Engineering Excellence Award
  • Chapionship - Archimedes Division: Semifinalists

This robot was great! You guys really got this thing honed in at the end of the season and it was deadly. You guys really are one of the most dominative teams in Texas, and it’s always great to see your work. Look forward to another good season in Texas with you guys!